Kickstarter campaign ended!
Battery tooling complete.
Pilot manufacturing run and battery samples complete!
Mechanical frame testing begins.
Blaze Orange FLIT-16 re-assembled in the UK
Frame manufacture (CNC parts) begins.
Begin injection moulding tooling for various frame parts
Headset redesign begins (due to tolerance issue)
Mechanical frame testing complete
Battery certification complete
Battery manufacture begins
Headset redesign finalised, testing begins
Chinese New Year (national holiday in Taiwan)
Headset testing complete
Dave goes to Taiwan to assemble sample bikes
Battery manufacture complete
Electrical testing begins
Manufacture of front assembly CNC parts begins
All frame part CNC components manufactured
Electrical testing complete
Welding of frame parts begins
Delayed components (due to coronavirus) arrive in Taiwan
Machining and welding of frame parts continues.
Dave goes to Taiwan for final bike assembly
Painting and assembly of frame parts
Motor controller cable length fixed
First batch of FLIT-16s complete!
Bikes shipped from Taiwan to the UK
Bikes en route to the UK
Ship arrives in the UK
Final quality checks and accessory packing
First bikes delivered to backers!
More bikes delivered to backers!