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by PaulWay
Fri, 18 Jun 2010, 00:03
Forum: Members Machines
Topic: My TZR 250 EV project
Replies: 94
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My TZR 250 EV project

Hi Glenn, I've mostly finished putting together a mock-up control box - it has two knobs for throttle and brake (with an integrated switch - thanks Futurlec!), two switches, two LEDs, and a bunch of connectors. The idea is that I can attach the Kelly controller and the motor (on a stand) and demonst...
by PaulWay
Mon, 22 Mar 2010, 04:01
Forum: Members Machines
Topic: My TZR 250 EV project
Replies: 94
Views: 20555

My TZR 250 EV project

Hi Glenn, I'm looking at a very similar set-up to you by the sound of it. It's really great to see how the tyre and wheel looks and how you're going with fitting it up. I'd watch out with using clamps to hold the torque arm to the swing arm. With the amount of torque the motor can generate, I'd imag...
by PaulWay
Wed, 17 Mar 2010, 23:37
Forum: Members Machines
Topic: My TZR 250 EV project
Replies: 94
Views: 20555

My TZR 250 EV project

Hi Matt, Thanks for your words of caution. The 700A Kelly controller is rather expensive - I'm wondering if I can get away with the 400A one (200A continuous). I was thinking a Suzuki V-Strom or similar - I'd prefer a faired bike so I can cut down on wind resistance. It all depends on what I can act...
by PaulWay
Wed, 17 Mar 2010, 04:40
Forum: Members Machines
Topic: My TZR 250 EV project
Replies: 94
Views: 20555

My TZR 250 EV project

Hi Glenn! I'm doing roughly the same as you, including ordering a hub motor from Mark at Enertrac and getting a Kelly controller. I'm glad to hear you've had a good experience with him - I like to be sure I get the goods when I'm paying a thousand or two for them! http://forums.aeva.asn.au/smileys/s...