22 Aug '17, 5am

Electric Longboard with All-New Everything

Electric Longboard with All-New Everything

We love [lolomolo]’s Open Source electric longboard project. Why? Because he completely re-engineered everything while working on the project all through college. He tackled each challenge, be it electronic or mechanical as it came, and ended up making everything himself. The 48″ x 13″ deck is a rather unique construction utilizing carbon fiber and Baltic birch. In testing the deck, [lolomol] found the deflection was less than an inch with 500 lbs. on the other end. He modified the Caliber II trucks to add four 2250W Turnigy Aerodrive brushless outrunners driving the wheels with the help of belts. The motors are controlled by VESC , an Open Source speed controller. There are a lot of fun details, like the A123 lithium cells equipped with custom battery management system PCBs. The board sports 5W RGBW headlights that are so bright he can only run them at 10% PWM, plus RGB L...

Full article: http://hackaday.com/2017/08/21/electric-longboard-with-al...

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