All posts by vacuumjunkie

E-Mobility enthusiast since 2009.

Which to Choose Part 2: Ebike vs Escooter

Advertisements When do you choose between an ebike and escooter? Here is part 2 of the ebike vs escooter debate adapted from E-Mobility HQ following our first part series here. If you are still unsure after reading our first article, we have created a list of pros and cons for each product category to help ...

Ladies! Here are the Best E-Scooters For You

Advertisements Gone are the days when riding an electric scooter is a guy's thing. Women and girls are starting to realise the convenience of a personal electric vehicle (or PEV). Naturally, we girls have different ideas about what constitutes an ideal ride. The way we want a personal mobility device to fit our lifestyle is ...

[Tutorial] How to Revive E-Scooter Battery

Advertisements We know how it sucks when you leave your e-scooter or e-bike in storage for sometime and it fails to turn on after you shake out the cobwebs. Li ion batteries (in fact all batteries) have a natural discharge inherent in them. If they are connected to your electronic device (like an e-scooter) the ...

[Advice] 6 Rules How to Make Your Electric Scooter’s Battery Live Long & Prosper

Advertisements Contributed by Joyor Scooters The battery is one of the most important (and expensive) parts of an electric scooter and it has to be well maintained and taken care of. Its warranty period is usually shorter than the warranty period of an e-scooter or e-bike. But you can significantly prolong the life of the battery ...

The Black Sheep of our E-Scooter Community

Advertisements What Not To Do As an E-Scooter Rider In this article, we would like to feature some of the mind boggling, image tarnishing stuff that some e-scooter riders in our community are doing. These are the absolute minority but they are giving the majority a bad name. E-Scooters by regulation need to fall within ...

How to Test E-Scooter Batteries

Advertisements How to Diagnose Battery Capacity We haven’t done a tutorial in a while and we thought it appropriate to address the most pressing topic in the e-scooter and e-bike world i.e. Li ion batteries! In Part 1 of our battery series, we try to answer many of your most pressing concerns in battery maintenance. ...

[Opinion] Does E-Scooter Sharing Work

Advertisements Thoughts on the Growth of E-Scooter Sharing Providers Bike sharing is taking off everywhere, in China, Singapore and many other countries all around the world. Venture capitalists have poured millions if not billions into it. Even Southeast Asian rideshare unicorn Grab has stepped into the game in their recent announcement of GRABCYCLE, partnering with ...

Review of the DYU vs Inmotion P1F

Advertisements Battle of the Best Seated E-Scooters When the Inmotion P1F e-scooter was released in 2016, it was one of the first ergonomically designed e-scooter with an integrated seat. Widely mistaken as an e-bike, the Inmotion is classified as an e-scooter due to its lack of pedals. The Inmotion became quite popular for it’s compact dimension ...

Launch of the D.Y.U.

Advertisements Finally, a Compact Ergonomic E-Scooter... We have all been waiting for something like this for quite a while. And the engineers at DYU has answered our call. Back in 2016, we announced the launch of the Stigo and the Stigo was admittedly abit on the heavy side at 15kg. The e-scooter rider is a very ...

Most Exciting New E-Scooter in 2018

Advertisements You guys all heard about 2017's most exciting e-scooter product, the Dualtron Ultra. The Dualtron is a powerhouse e-scooter with plenty of punch on the get-go, dual suspension and an amazing battery range. Its only downside: the weight. The whole package was close to 40kg. However, the Dualtron is last year's news. In the breakneck ...