Meeting the demands of innovative e-bike technology
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Sealing Solutions for E-Bikes & Bicycles
Ensuring optimum performance
Seals for e-Bikes
The e-bike market is seeing record growth globally and e-bikes are beginning to outsell traditional bicycles in some countries. As the e-bike market continues to grow, demands are evolving:
Lighter weight e-bikes
Smaller e-bike motors integrated into the frame
Extended battery life and innovative charging options
Wider range of styles, from e-MTB to e-cargo bike
As e-bikes and e-bike technology evolve to meet changing demands, seals and sealing solutions must adapt to the new technology. Trelleborg Sealing Solutions partners with e-bike manufacturers and component suppliers to design, produce and supply innovative sealing solutions for e-bike applications.
Seals perform a number of critical functions in e-bikes. In particular, seals must ensure electronic devices remain free of moisture and debris. Sealing solutions must be weather resistant and offer long service life.
Seals are required in a range of e-bike applications:
Application Spotlight: E-Mountain bike motor
e-Bike motors are becoming smaller, lighter and more efficient. Seals must ensure e-Bike motors meet IPXX requirements by preventing the ingress of moisture and debris.
A surprising number of seals and seal configurations are used on today’s technologically advanced bicycles. Each seal has a vital function in ensuring user safety, cycle performance and a comfortable ride.