Monthly Archives: November 2017

Onan Booster Cloned?

I hate research that involves China. It’s a mirror-lined rabbit hole. I’m not following up with this for now. But I want all the links here. Onan Booster About Us site Jiachebao (JCB) booster page JCB Electric Booster Alibaba page … Continue reading

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Uh-Oh. That Electric ELOS In America? It Could Be A CLONE!

Something nagged at me well over an hour after I did this post: First Electric ELOS Spotted In America. Well, two things actually. First, that US$200 price. That’s just not possible with an ELOS. As I’ve said, the kick skateboard … Continue reading

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They Should Call This The “Ride And Die”

The owner of the Rider store — who gave us great videos of the Ninebot/Segway KickScooter, among others — visited China on a business trip and did an eye-popping video. One of his discoveries:

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Thanksgiving Weekend In Review

I saw 3 Boosted Boards. One crossing Liberty Street, Saturday afternoon. This is a guy I might have seen earlier. Then that evening, two zooming north on the west side bike path below Liberty Street. Even if I had a … Continue reading

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First Electric ELOS Spotted In America

Damn! FabTRAV gets to hang around with all the cool stuff. This time, it’s the first ELOS electric skateboard spotted in America! More screensnaps after the break.

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Gone Until Monday (Maybe)

In the U.S. of A., the Thanksgiving holiday is here. I will be away from my keyboards starting Friday. And since returning the borrowed Asus craptab, I will be deviceless again. Unless I pop into a public library (I have … Continue reading

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ELOS Black Friday Special

I signed up for their emails a few weeks back and got this today: See their website. (Don’t get mad if you see different prices after the Thanksgiving Day weekend. Check this post’s datestamp!) Previously here: ELOS Mad Scientist Interlude … Continue reading

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Video: 1,000km (621mi) Review of Xiaomi M365 Electric Scooter

Doug Hnut is back, with a night ride video that’s also a voice-over review of the Xiaomi M365 electric scooter after 1,000 kilometers (621 miles) of riding. The voice review lasts a little over seven minutes. But!

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Interesting Electric ELOS Items

Johnny has been up to his usual doings, converting kick ELOS skateboards into electric ones — for local Taiwan customers only. A highly-customized blue electric conversion came in for service …

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You Won’t Believe How Stupid Some Electric Skateboard Malfunctions Can Be

Once upon a time, there was a Kickstarter for something called the Nuff Board. It turns out this was a complete electric skateboard with a rebranded Onan Booster. I found all this out today doing some other research on YouTube … Continue reading

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