Electric Bike Technician Training at ProdecoTech by LEVA

Ed Benjamin reviews the work members of the class who installed a Watts Up meter on a a ProdecoTech electric bike.

Ed Benjamin reviews the work of members of the class who installed a Watts Up meter on a ProdecoTech Stride electric bike.

The other day Robert Provost, CEO of ProdecoTech, invited me to join them for the Light Electric Vehicle Association (LEVA) E-Bike Technician Training at ProdecoTech headquarters.

How could I say no?!

The LEVA E-Bike Technician Training helps electric bike dealers increase their e-bike knowledge and diagnose and troubleshoot electric bike technical issues for their customers.

Ed Benjamin is the founder and chairman of LEVA (also Managing Director of eCycleElectric) and he taught the 3 levels of [Read more…]

Trip Report: Touring the NEW ProdecoTech US Electric Bike Assembly Facility [VIDEO]

Can you imagine electric bikes being assembled by hand in the USA?

Well that is the reality at the 60,000 square foot ProdecoTech electric bikes assembly facility near Fort Lauderdale, Florida.

All ProdecoTech electric bikes are assembled at this new facility.  The frames and parts mainly come from China or Taiwan, but the assembly, fine tuning, boxing, and shipping happens at the ProdecoTech facility near Fort Lauderdale, Florida USA.

ProdecoTech currently employs [Read more…]

My Visit to the Prodeco Technologies Electric Bike Assembly Facility – Part 2

Here is the conclusion to my Prodeco headquarters visit report where I will cover the bikes that I test rode, how Prodeco offers their bikes for low prices, and their focus on constant improvement.

Make sure you check out Part 1 of the report that covers the Prodeco story and what the future holds for this American e-bike company.

My Test Ride Experiences [Read more…]

My Visit to the Prodeco Technologies Electric Bike Assembly Facility – Part 1 [VIDEO!]

Prodeco recently caught my eye with the new electric mountain bikes that they introduced this year; the Outlaw and the Titanio.  Over the past few years Prodeco has focused on building quality electric bikes for reasonable price points ($999 and up).

The addition of these new e-mtb’s along with their unique story sparked my interest and I recently visited their headquarters and assembly facility in Pompano Beach, Florida, just north of Miami. [Read more…]