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by stevetooke
Thu, 16 Jul 2009, 21:50
Forum: Batteries, charging, management and monitoring
Topic: EV milage, first 1000km.
Replies: 26
Views: 3457

EV milage, first 1000km.

Hi, I had a very similar issue when connecting my batteries the first time and I made the same assumptions.....one or two cells causing the bms to trip. However, after a chat with Rob Mason, I cleaned every connection (very time consuming) and the difference was unbelievable. The alarm had been goin...
by stevetooke
Sat, 11 Jul 2009, 21:53
Forum: Members Machines
Topic: Camira Conversion
Replies: 33
Views: 6245

Camira Conversion

Hi, I recently got my car going with the logisystems 120-144v 750amp controller and found that it also had a terrible thump when starting. This was as you say totally unsuitable for clutchless design. However, after talking to evsource where I purchased the controller, they told me that the potbox I...
by stevetooke
Tue, 22 Jul 2008, 18:51
Forum: Non-Branch areas
Topic: Qld engineering inspections
Replies: 5
Views: 3395

Qld engineering inspections

Hi Hatchet, Who was the engineer you spoke to ? I'm trying to find an EV sympathetic one ! So far, I've sent in my application to Qld Transport as to my intention to convert my car. They then sent a response which basically said follow the national LV code and get an engineers report. It was a fairl...
by stevetooke
Fri, 11 Jul 2008, 04:34
Forum: Technical and conversion discussion
Topic: Ev Kombi????
Replies: 13
Views: 3265

Ev Kombi????

You might find this website helpful... electric volkswagon I came across them when I was thinking of converting a Karmann Ghia. They have kits and adapter plates specifically for VW's. From what I have read, the engine fitment is quite easy as it just hangs off the transmission like the original eng...
by stevetooke
Tue, 08 Jul 2008, 04:55
Forum: Technical and conversion discussion
Topic: Ev Kombi????
Replies: 13
Views: 3265

Ev Kombi????

here's one on evalbum http://www.evalbum.com/159

there are loads more if you go searching as well as available kits in the states.
by stevetooke
Thu, 29 May 2008, 04:25
Forum: Technical and conversion discussion
Topic: Ibiza GTI Conversion
Replies: 0
Views: 733

Ibiza GTI Conversion

Hi Guys, this is my first post but I have been reading a lot. What do you think of this setup : Seat GTI reduced to 4 seater (great little car!) Motor : Warp 9 Controller : Logisystems 750amp 120-144volt ( webpage ) Batteries : 128 volt, thundersky 160ah (40) I'm really hoping I can keep the car as ...