The New Motor

So I recently ordered a new motor for the bike. I ordered myself a new Motenergy ME1507 (http://motenergy.com/mepmbrmo.html) which is to replace my mystery ME1117. For those of you that follow me, know that I was having trouble with the ME1117, and the Sin/Cosine Encoder. I am not going to give up on it. I […]

Im BACK ;)

Well, i know its been a while… (ok 2 years or so) but i have a really good reason! you ready to hear it??? well first i moved house’s and then bought a house to actually store my projects! and then i got married to my wonderful assistant! plus i also moved jobs twice! But […]

Planned break

Well guys I have to move out of my apartment so all r&d will cease and desist till I return mid march. I’m hoping when I get back to really buckle down and finish this off! Then comes paint and bodywork and then off to the races! 

Encoder De-Code

Well I finally got a little time to work on the bike and try and figure out the problems. The encoder is working just fine. I collected some samples from it using an arduino uno and a bunch of alligator clips connected to 5v, Gnd, Sin, and Cosine. I now just need to look at […]

Happy Anniversary :)

Well im writing just to make mention of the fact that this is the anniversary of the creation of this wordpress page 🙂 I would like to thank all 949 of you that looked at the site and those of you that made suggestions or comments! This coming year I plan to do a few […]

Minor Update

So I have not been working as much as I had wanted to, but I have been working on trying to find out why the motor is not working. It still is giving off an hall effect sensor code. We have now replaced the chip as well as the connector and re-wired it into the controller, […]