Monday, 18 July 2016

Electric bike build part 2

Continued from Electric bike build part 1.

The tool now worked fine to remove the bottom bracket:


The shell looks really clean already:


Here's the next snag, the bracket for the shifter cables gets in the way of the BBS02:


After a bit of thinking, I came up with the idea of using some cable outer tube and a cable clamp. Here are the clamps I bought:


Looks promising:


Bolts up fine:


Yes! It worked:


Time will tell if this is a reliable solution, but it looks pretty good to me. I'll probably zip tie the cable outer to the frame at each side with a gentle radius.

Continued at Electric bike build part 3.

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