Can you ride in rainy weather? Not everyone is a fan of getting their clothes wet and shredding through puddles, but bad weather can catch you anywhere and anytime, so it’s not like you have another option when you’re on the road. The real question is: is it safe?
EBikes are usually waterproof ‒ the main electrical elements (motor and battery) are shielded from water and it’s really unlikely that it can get inside the casing during the ride. Let’s see how it works.
What makes an eBike battery waterproof?
The battery is probably the most important part of the eBike (and the heaviest one). The plug tightly closes the charging channel, and no water can possibly get in. Plus, Li-Ion elements are enclosed separately, so there’s no way that occasional raindrops can slip in and cause malfunction. So, yeah ‒ riding in the rain is definitely okay while going … Read more