27 Mar '17, 2am

The Raptor 140 battery, slimmer but larger than the original

The Qulbix Raptor has a devoted following as an off-road E-bike that will fit any one of the large and powerful rear hubs that are popular. The large stock battery space of the Raptor frame box is 160mm wide. This is the widest frame space for the battery that is available, and it allows LiPo packs to be mounted sideways. Our original article on the Raptor can be found here . Some builders wanted a Raptor that was just a little bit slimmer (to make pedaling easier), and others wanted a more square shape to the battery space, so that a Raptor could use the large-format square flat foil packs, since the original Raptor had a more triangular shape. I scaled these two pics as closely as I could, so we could compare the new 140 and the standard frame shapes. The new Raptor 140 is 20mm narrower than the original, at only 140mm wide (5.5 inches, less than the length of a dollar b...

Full article: https://www.electricbike.com/qulbix-raptor-140/

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