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Can You Wheelie an eBike?

Can You Wheelie an eBike?

Authored By Robert Rast 2 Comment(s)

Can You Wheelie an eBike? Don't let the normal pedal bikers have all the fun! Part of the beauty of an electric bike is having the power to get the front wheel in the air and keep it there! Getting into a wheelie on an ebike is a bit different than a standard bike, so watch this vid below for some tips!       That's it for today's tips, remember to ride safe, be responsible and have fun! If you try out these wheelies be sure to get a video and send it to us, we'll be working on...

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The Blade rounds third base...

The Blade rounds third base...

blade production Authored By Robert Rast 2 Comment(s)
Production is rounding third base on the Blade. We've spent the last few weeks perfecting the final details to make sure these bikes kick ass. Check out what's been going on below:
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Can you ride an electric bike in the rain?

Can you ride an electric bike in the rain?

Bafang Performance Test Trail Video Waterproof Authored By Robert Rast 1 Comment(s)

It's no secret, we give the bikes a lot of abuse. It doesn't matter if you're using an electric bike as your form of transportation or just to hit the trails on the weekends, it needs to be built tough. Unlike normal bikes though, ebikes have an on board power system that could be susceptible to the elements in ways that just didn't matter with your normal pedal bike. 

As anybody who's dropped their iphone in the toilet knows, electronics and water don't mix well. So how can you tell what kind of abuse your bike will take? 

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Moving Forward - Part 3 - 24/7 Support

Moving Forward - Part 3 - 24/7 Support

moving forward support Authored By Robert Rast 4 Comment(s)
FLX customer service agents have been working Monday through Friday since launch. Your life doesn't stop on Friday though and neither should FLX Support!
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Moving Forward - Part 2  - Factory Change

Moving Forward - Part 2 - Factory Change

moving forward production Authored By Robert Rast 14 Comment(s)

We're changing factories. After an exhaustive search, we were lucky enough to find a manufacturing partner that produced all FLX generation one bikes and the first thousand, generation two bikes. They’ve been great in accommodating our strict production standards and helping us implement a quality control system that can be difficult to find in China. Our strict standards and attention to detail have clashed somewhat in a place where they're used to just building the bikes and sending them ‘as is’ to brands based in the West. We often end up taking precious resources from the customer service team, design...

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