Ecotric Hammer

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Release Year
Charge Time
8 Hours
Maximum Range
40 Miles
Top Speed
28 mph
750 W
Volts and Amp Hours
48V 13Ah
Wheel Size
Number of Gears
Gearing Type
69 lb
Brake Type
Frame Material

Summary of Reviews

We have read all expert and user reviews on the Ecotric Hammer. In summary, this is what cyclists think.

6 reasons to buy

  • One expert appreciates the Hammer’s ability to ride over snow.
  • The “powerful” hydraulic disc brakes have a motor cutoff switch to reduce stopping distance.
  • Experts and owners enjoy the ride comfort.
  • Owners describe the Hammer as fun to ride.
  • Ecotric includes all the tools needed for assembly.
  • One expert achieves 20 miles of throttle range in testing.

6 reasons not to buy

  • The brakes are set up to EU standards, with the front brake on the right instead of the left.
  • Owners say this bike is too large for most riders under 6’.
  • Several buyers find the assembly instructions too vague.
  • Multiple owners complain that the handlebars won’t stay tightened.
  • Buyers and testers report issues such as faulty or misaligned brakes, failing electronics, and parts that don’t stay tight.
  • The headlight is externally powered, and experts say it’s dim.

Bottom line

The Ecotric Hammer is a cruiser-style electric bike with a 750W motor, suspension fork, suspension seatpost, and fat tires. Experts enjoy the performance in snow, decent range, and stopping power. However, they note the brake lever setup could be a safety issue during initial rides. Owners and testers enjoy the ride comfort, but only for those 6’ and over. Many buyers find the handlebars and other components come loose. Additionally, experts and owners report various mechanical issues and electronic failures. When it works, the Hammer is deemed a fun, comfortable fat bike, but potential buyers should be aware of likely problems.

Expert Reviews

80/100 based on 2 rated expert reviews
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Ecotric Hammer Review – Retro Beach Cruiser

…the power and overall feel of the ride seem to match up pretty well with its price tag.

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Frugal Fit Dad

Ecotric Hammer E-Bike Fat Tire Bike I Unboxing I First Ride I Review

…[for this price] I think you get a decent bike that handles a lot of different terrains…

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bob pappas

Part 2 Ecotric Hammer Comfortable Seat and Fender Mounting. Brake Noise Fix

I just want to say, overall, I’m very pleased with this bike. I mean, it rides so nice; it’s so comfortable.

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Chris’s Review of the Ecotric Hammer Fat Tire Electric Bike

This bike, so far, has been great, it goes anywhere, especially with fat tires, the front fork suspension, suspension seatpost; very comfortable ride.

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The Hammer 1000W Cruiser – Fat Tire Electric Bike

This bike is a big bike. It’s for a big guy. I’m 6’3”, you know this bike is not made for somebody, I would say, under about 5’9”.

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User Ratings

80/100 based on 93 ratings
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