For those drawn to adrenaline-fueled escapades or in need of robust transport solutions, Ecomobl Ripper delivers in spades with raw power wrapped in solid construction. While its heft isn't for everyone, for powerhouse performance enthusiasts it's hard to overlook.
2 × 3500 W, 6382, 170 kV
Ecomobl 12s4p, top mount, swappable, 768 Wh
Ecomobl Ripper is not just a ride; it's a beast tailored for thrill-seekers and off-road adventurers. Ideal for those who crave speed and power, it promises to tackle challenging terrains with ease. For city dwellers looking for a fast commute, this e-skateboard could be overkill, yet its robust construction might appeal to those who appreciate durable gadgets.
Upon unboxing the Ripper, I was immediately struck by its rugged design. The sturdy frame can withstand rough handling, which speaks volumes about its durability. With a deck that feels both solid underfoot and surprisingly flexible when needed, the board offers stability and comfort during rides. Assembling this powerhouse was straightforward, thankfully requiring minimal effort to get rolling.
Riding the Ecomobl Ripper is like commanding a road-taming dragon. It reaches an exhilarating top speed of 55 km/h swiftly. Acceleration is responsive, taking you from zero to full-throttle without hesitation. Braking is equally impressive, providing confidence even during unexpected stops. For long-distance riders, the Ripper impresses with substantial battery life, though heavy usage at high speeds will consume energy faster.
Dual motors boast an incredible 7000 W of combined power, propelling me over various inclines without faltering. Battery performance matched my expectations; on average rides, I consistently achieved close to the maximum range before needing a swap or charge. In hill-climbing scenarios, battery drain was noticeable but acceptable given the demand on power.
Massive 200 mm wheels conquer obstacles effortlessly, offering a smooth ride across uneven surfaces. However, their size does make quick maneuvering more challenging in tight spaces. Braking reliability is essential for safety; fortunately, the planetary gear drive system provides solid control and dependable stopping power.
Carving through paths on the Ripper felt intuitive after getting used to its weight and size. In urban environments, navigating crowded streets demanded extra caution due to its formidable presence. Off-road handling shone particularly bright with exceptional traction and stability.
Routine maintenance was manageable DIY-wise – regular checks and tightening were basically all that was needed to keep it running smoothly. When issues arose, customer support proved helpful though parts availability could be hit or miss depending on what was needed.
Useful extras like the quality remote control added convenience to my daily rides while on-board electric gauges kept me informed of the skateboard's status at all times. The safety features built into this model gave peace of mind amidst the thrill of high-speed adventures.
I'd rate the Ecomobl Ripper 8/10. Its raw power, build quality, and overall performance are remarkable but its hefty weight and part availability issues slightly marred the experience.
|2 × 3500 W, 6382, 170 kV
|Ecomobl 12s4p, top mount, swappable, 768 Wh
|2WD, gears drive, 200 × 55 mm wheels with planetary gear drive, 30-40 % hill climb