- The DIY kit includes a 250W motor that can offer speeds of up to 25kmph
- A 209Whr battery provides up to 25km range in throttle mode and 40km in assist mode
- The kit will be priced at Rs 29,999 and can be pre-booked now for just Rs 499
You can now turn your regular bicycle into an electric-powered cycle thanks to a new DIY kit by Mumbai-based startup Strictly Electric. This kit comes with a battery pack, switches, a front-wheel with motor, digital controller, a charger, and everything you’d need to make the conversion. The DIY kit is dubbed the ‘EasyKit’ and, according to the company, one can make the switch from non-electric to electric bicycle in under 30 minutes. If you’re someone who’s looking for a cheap electric bicycle, then this is an excellent option. Let’s take a look at the features and pricing of the kit.
EasyKit price in India
The EasyKit conversion kit for bicycles is priced at Rs 29,999, and you can pre-book it now for just Rs 499. However, if you don’t own a bicycle that you can convert to electric, then you can also purchase the full cycle kit from Strictly Electric, which includes a bicycle with the kit. It’s called the EasyKit E-cycle, and it’ll set you back by Rs 37,499. Once again, you can pre-book the cycle for Rs 499. EMI options are also available for consumers.
EasyKit DIY electric kit specifications
The EasyKit consists of all the necessary parts to make the conversion. It features a front wheel with a 250W motor, a controller assembly, battery pack, charger, throttle, Pedal Assist Sensor, a display, E-brakes kit, wiring harness, and tools. As per Strictly Electric, the installation of the kit is fairly easy to use and will only take about 20 minutes.
The front-wheel 250W motor can offer speeds of up to 25kmph when used in throttle mode. The 209Wh battery pack delivers up to 25km range in throttle mode and about 40km in the Pedal Assist mode. A control panel is attached to the handlebar that allows users to change the sensitivity of the pedal sensor, and also see the battery life. The included 2A charger can charge the battery from 0 to 70 percent in just an hour. According to the company, all the components are also water-resistant, which means you can also ride them in the rain.