The BBS02B 48v500w Bafang Motor only (Excludes kit)
This listing is for the motor only and does not include the rest of the kit.
Includes Bracket Set.
- Great fun to ride and fast
- We update and improve the settings of each kit for a smoother ride
- Pedal and keep fit or use throttle only to get up any steep hill without pedalling
- Excellent after sales support
- 12 month warranty
- Shipped out within 24hrs of purchase
This motor is rated to 500w but is capable of a peak output of 972w.
All BBS02B 48v500w motors have a max output of 18A.
Benefits of a mid-drive motor compared to a cheaper hub motor:
- Uses the bikes gears as the engines transmission so the motor can run at the optimum RPM range
- Increased performance
- More efficient
- Better at climbing hills
- Better weight distribution as the motor is positioned close to the center of gravity and low to the ground
- Improved handling
- Easier maintenance and installation
- A Mid Drive ebike is easier to ride because the extra weight on the wheels of a hub ebike make it tougher to pedal
- This video describes the different types of electric motors and the benefits of a mid-drive electric motor, start at 7.00min: Understanding Electric Bike Motors
- Designed to fit bikes with a 68mm - 73mm wide bottom bracket, this is the vast majority of bikes
- Weight of 48v500w motor: 4.2kg
- With every sale we provide links on how to install the motor
- Waterproof rating of IP65. This unit is water resistant, not water proof. Rain and splashing water are no problem, but do not fully submerge it under water.
- 12 month warranty excludes misuse or abuse
- Please be aware of any legal requirements before purchasing this motor, off road use only
- If there's a specific combination of motor and battery you would like that is not here please contact us.
How to Install: Check the video below!