Manufacturing: assembly complete!

Manufacturing: assembly complete!

This was a good week! After three years developing the FLIT-16, it was an amazing moment to see our first FLIT fleet come off the production line.  The assembly factory was a hive of activity as frame parts and components were loaded onto the production line and...
Part 1: Concept, design, prototype

Part 1: Concept, design, prototype

Every design starts with a sketch. In this first part of our series on how the the FLIT-16, we're taking you right back to the very beginning. A bit of background If you want the full FLIT story, you can find it here. Otherwise, here's an overview of how we began...
Manufacturing update: assembly

Manufacturing update: assembly

First, let's talk about delivery timelines.  Last week, we explained that the expected delivery date has been set back to late October, due our motor supplier (Bafang) supplying us with the wrong length motor controller cable. We have some good news! Bafang is...
Manufacturing update: painting

Manufacturing update: painting

Here comes the colour! This week, we've been painting your ebike frames. Dave, our Technical Lead, has been busy travelling between the frame, paint, and assembly factories in Taiwan, preparing everything for the final steps of manufacturing. Because we want to show...
Engineering stories: final assembly awaits

Engineering stories: final assembly awaits

14 days of quarantine complete... time to prepare for final assembly of our first fleet of FLIT-16s! Those of you that follow us on social media will know that Dave, our Technical Lead, is currently in Taiwan to visit our manufacturing partner. We're lucky that Dave...

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