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by tassie_tiger
Sun, 16 Sep 2018, 13:24
Forum: Renault
Topic: Zoe charging
Replies: 26
Views: 1406

Re: Zoe charging

TomZoe wrote:
Sun, 16 Sep 2018, 13:11
Just downloaded CanZE app but its in French!

Swipe main screen from left to right and you will have a settings screen.

Language combo is on the bottom.
by tassie_tiger
Sat, 01 Sep 2018, 18:24
Forum: Members Machines
Topic: Damon’s Fiat 500e project
Replies: 39
Views: 1772

Re: Damon’s Fiat 500e project

Seems most of the e version is better spec'd than the local [except for the wheels perhaps]! Such an awesome project, really enjoying this. I suppose aesthetically, a black local version would have enabled better colour co-ordination for swap overs but as you said, you want a retro look, whereas oth...
by tassie_tiger
Sat, 01 Sep 2018, 12:11
Forum: Other
Topic: Fiat 500e
Replies: 15
Views: 1660

Re: Fiat 500e

Hi Damon some quick questions for you: - what is the bonnet made of on the e-version, it appears to be different to the body? - will the bonnet be transferred? - will wheels be transferred? - will seats be transferred? - gauges; do you anticipate these will transfer easily? - front end appears a lit...
by tassie_tiger
Fri, 31 Aug 2018, 19:49
Forum: Members Machines
Topic: Damon’s Fiat 500e project
Replies: 39
Views: 1772

Re: Damon’s Fiat 500e project

This is a very exciting project - looking forward to hopefully many updates and photos.
by tassie_tiger
Wed, 01 Aug 2018, 17:34
Forum: Nissan Leaf
Topic: Importing 2013-2017 Nissan leaf from japan
Replies: 8
Views: 1344

Re: Importing 2013-2017 Nissan leaf from japan

A great resource here:
https://samholford.github.io/leafguide/

that covers a few issues with the Japanese imports, how to overcome some of them, plus reading the comments gives a good insight into the pricing New Zealanders are paying.
by tassie_tiger
Sun, 16 Jul 2017, 15:38
Forum: EV Motoring
Topic: EV Holiday in Tasmania November 2017
Replies: 4
Views: 942

EV Holiday in Tasmania November 2017

4Springs wrote:
tassie_tiger wrote: - accompanied by a photo of Hobart...
Yes, it is hard to get photos of things that haven't happened yet,
so Devonport is being built just for the EV meet?! :)
by tassie_tiger
Sat, 15 Jul 2017, 15:15
Forum: EV Motoring
Topic: EV Holiday in Tasmania November 2017
Replies: 4
Views: 942

EV Holiday in Tasmania November 2017

"The 2017 Electric Vehicle Festival will be held in Devonport, Tasmania on 9-12 November. Come and see what the future of electric transport holds!" - accompanied by a photo of Hobart...
by tassie_tiger
Fri, 10 Mar 2017, 03:37
Forum: EV Motoring
Topic: Australia Post trials new Swiss-built ev's
Replies: 7
Views: 4188

Australia Post trials new Swiss-built ev's

What a shame the local guy didn't get his taken up by AusPost:

viewtopic.php?title=potential-postie-bi ... kes&t=1161
by tassie_tiger
Thu, 09 Mar 2017, 20:41
Forum: EV Motoring
Topic: Australia Post trials new Swiss-built ev's
Replies: 7
Views: 4188

Australia Post trials new Swiss-built ev's

Australia Post trials new Swiss-built electric vehicles ...

LOOK out for a battery-powered postie on your street as Australia Post trials a radical new way to deliver parcels. The three-wheeled electric vehicles will be on the ...

from The Mercury (Tassie newspaper) today.
by tassie_tiger
Thu, 19 May 2016, 04:28
Forum: General EV Discussion
Topic: Wow! A federal political party discusses EV policy
Replies: 3
Views: 710

Wow! A federal political party discusses EV policy

Wasn't that long ago someone was mentioning that the state government in Tassie was going to purchase 12 or 19 ev's... seems that never eventuated.
by tassie_tiger
Fri, 04 Mar 2016, 13:41
Forum: For Sale/Wanted
Topic: NCR 18650B 3.7V 3400mAh Battery 4PCS (~AU$24.21)
Replies: 4
Views: 321

NCR 18650B 3.7V 3400mAh Battery 4PCS (~AU$24.21)

well just looked at the site again $34.84AUD Yes, they were on special at around $24. If you looked when I first posted, you would have seen that. The special price ended. and will take about a month to get here that is over double the link i posted Most people don't need their batteries in 2 weeks...
by tassie_tiger
Thu, 03 Mar 2016, 13:33
Forum: For Sale/Wanted
Topic: NCR 18650B 3.7V 3400mAh Battery 4PCS (~AU$24.21)
Replies: 4
Views: 321

NCR 18650B 3.7V 3400mAh Battery 4PCS (~AU$24.21)

there is much better out there Panasonic NCR18650B Battery Genuine & Tested - 6.8A 3400mAh - Flat Top - Wholesale Discount USD not to mention banggood is notorious for "losing" part of your order and when you make a clam there all "no speak English" Better only if you live in the US or Canada and p...
by tassie_tiger
Wed, 02 Mar 2016, 04:30
Forum: For Sale/Wanted
Topic: NCR 18650B 3.7V 3400mAh Battery 4PCS (~AU$24.21)
Replies: 4
Views: 321

NCR 18650B 3.7V 3400mAh Battery 4PCS (~AU$24.21)

NCR 18650B 3.7V 3400mAh Protected Rechargeable Lithium Battery 4PCS - US$16.99 (~AU$24.21) SHIPPED

Found this online, thought it could be a good deal considering it also includes shipping.

http://www.banggood.com/4PCS-NCR-18650B ... 90989.html
by tassie_tiger
Fri, 26 Feb 2016, 13:24
Forum: Nissan Leaf
Topic: Nissan Leaf - vulnerable APIs
Replies: 1
Views: 508

Nissan Leaf - vulnerable APIs

"What the workshop attendee ultimately discovered was that not only could he connect to his LEAF over the internet and control features independently of how Nissan had designed the app, he could control other people’s LEAFs." more, including video: http://www.troyhunt.com/2016/02/controlling-vehicle...
by tassie_tiger
Wed, 06 Jan 2016, 01:41
Forum: For Sale/Wanted
Topic: Bulk Purchase of Nissan Leafs
Replies: 7
Views: 526

Bulk Purchase of Nissan Leafs

AEVA Tas and Nissan would like to offer a group discount to sell the remaining brand new 2012 model Nissan Leafs. This has been arranged through DJ Nissan in Hobart, although I'm sure a discount would also apply to purchasers in other states, given that the cars are not currently in Tasmania. Pleas...
by tassie_tiger
Tue, 24 Nov 2015, 01:02
Forum: Members Machines
Topic: fordccapri project?
Replies: 43
Views: 5218

fordccapri project?

I should also mention that purchasing a wrecked but running OEM EV like a Nissan leaf or similar could throw a different spin on the cost of doing a home build EV (If you can get a complete car for 15k) you have everything you need to do a similar conversion that would have cost 30k in aftermarket ...
by tassie_tiger
Sat, 14 Jun 2014, 05:04
Forum: EV Motoring
Topic: Tesla Motors goes "open source"
Replies: 10
Views: 935

Tesla Motors goes "open source"

I would say he's hoping to be the battery supplier and energy provider to others that may use his technology.
by tassie_tiger
Tue, 04 Feb 2014, 16:55
Forum: General EV Discussion
Topic: Importin i-Miev or Leaf from Japan…?
Replies: 19
Views: 1769

Importin i-Miev or Leaf from Japan…?

Troglodyte wrote: I think Carsales has the bull by the horns. Judging from the photos associated with that ad, its some weird SUV rather than a MiEV. Specs are definitely MiEV however so its anyones guess. Might give the dealer a call to see whats going on.


I'd say some grey import (petrol).
by tassie_tiger
Tue, 04 Feb 2014, 13:58
Forum: General EV Discussion
Topic: Importin i-Miev or Leaf from Japan…?
Replies: 19
Views: 1769

Importin i-Miev or Leaf from Japan…?

Procedure is outlined here: http://www.infrastructure.gov.au/vehicl ... rview.aspx


This might be of interest to i-miev owners: http://www.j-spec.com.au/wiki/Mitsubishi/i/id-529 as it has some interesting colour combinations in the petrol model (scroll down for the images).
by tassie_tiger
Fri, 27 Dec 2013, 15:11
Forum: General EV Discussion
Topic: Factory Five 818 builds
Replies: 0
Views: 890

Factory Five 818 builds

Factory Five make kit cars, these are light in weight gliders, with the '818' designed to take Subaru components. The 818 is priced around US$10,000 and they claim using ICE Subaru WRX components, the 818 can be finished at around US$15,000 There are a few making these electric and thought it may be...