OwnerJohn Bidwell
Owner's Other EVs1987 Kawasaki Ninja 750
2004 Kawasaki KX125
High Performance Motorbike
2006 Schwinn LIPO HUB Conversion
LocationFort Collins, Colorado United States map
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mountain bike
MotorBriggs and Stratton Etek Permanent Magnet DC
(optional -Scott, Currie bike type, Hub)
DrivetrainChain (optional - Hub)
48 Volt 300 Amp (optional - Curtis, bike, Hub)
Batteries4, 12.00 Volt, Lead-Acid, AGM
System Voltage48 Volts
ChargerK and W
K and W (optional - Shuchmacker, Sears, etc)
InstrumentationBicycle Speedometer/Odometer
Top Speed45 MPH (72 KPH)
optional 20, 30 MPH
Acceleration0 to 30 MPH in less than 4 seconds with Etek
Range12 Miles (19 Kilometers)
optional batteries = 20, 30, 40, or 50
Seating Capacity1 adult
Curb Weight118 Pounds (53 Kilograms)
Tires26 x 2.125 Hotster Electra Flames (optional- any
26 inch)
Conversion Time3 months part time
Conversion Cost$1400 (optional $450, $550,$700, $900, $1500)
Additional FeaturesQuick change Battery pack
Dual Suspension
Use any mountain bike as donor
Ergonomics fit any rider from 4'9" to 6'7"
Can be modified as dirt, street, or vintage look
Universal frame fits any motor, controller, battery combination
Free-wheel hub provides very low rolling resistance
constant length chain with swingarm mounted motor
Can be built as a low cost starter and upgrade to range or speed
desired Frame can be outsourced to a local welder
The Etek Cheetah has a very high power to weight ratio
Cheetah can easily be set up for Supermotard racing with slick
tires and large disk brakes
Great performance on a Go-Cart track
Fun riding in the dirt hills or trail riding
Use for getting back to the big fish
Possible NEDRA drag racing records

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