College - Author 1
College of Engineering
Department - Author 1
Electrical Engineering Department
Degree Name - Author 1
BS in Electrical Engineering
David B Braun, College of Engineering, Electrical Engineering Department
An electric skateboard functions as a skateboard propelled by electric motors. It is usually controlled with a handheld controller. This project describes an electric skateboard controlled via weight distribution. To accelerate, the rider leans forward, and to decelerate, the rider leans backward. It can travel 17 miles per hour and has regenerative braking to recharge the battery.