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Old 03-15-2013, 06:01 PM   #49
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Originally Posted by crypto666 View Post
Cool, glad to see someone putting one to real world use. I have seen these bikes the past few years at the Nevada 200 trail ride, but haven't bothered to take one for a ride.

One thing I would correct; it should be a brushless DC motor, not AC.
Actually, Zero used DC motors until the 2012 model. The 2012 Zero DS uses a 3 Phase AC Brushless Motor with a 420 Amp controller. As you noted the controller and the settings therein control the acceleration ramp.
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