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by Mawson
Wed, 15 Aug 2018, 09:24
Forum: Electric motors and controllers
Topic: Which Motor?
Replies: 16
Views: 1619

Re: Which Motor?

Yes, I contacted him. Their motor is too small for a car in a hilly area.
I'm still looking, so any suggestions for alternatives are much appreciated
by Mawson
Tue, 14 Aug 2018, 06:43
Forum: Electric motors and controllers
Topic: Which Motor?
Replies: 16
Views: 1619

Re: Which Motor?

Thanks for your help guys. It's difficult to get good information out of China. This motor and controller is only 1/3 the price of the HPEVS but it's not worth anything if it doesn't do the job. I'll keep looking in the hope that something more suitable comes up. The HPEVS is not available in Perth ...
by Mawson
Sun, 12 Aug 2018, 08:07
Forum: Electric motors and controllers
Topic: Which Motor?
Replies: 16
Views: 1619

Which Motor?

Hi Everyone. I'm converting a 1963 Renault Floride to electric. The car will weigh just under 1,000 kilograms with the battery pack. I've looked at the HPEVS AC50 motor which they tell me will power the car up hills at highway speed with a 96 volt battery pack. I've also found a Chinese AC motor whi...
by Mawson
Tue, 20 Feb 2018, 06:40
Forum: Members Machines
Topic: Floride conversion
Replies: 5
Views: 1068

Floride conversion

Hi Everyone. My first post. I have recently picked up a 1963 Renault Floride that has sat in a barn since 1981. It's been stripped to every last nut and bolt and is now being rebuilt prior to making it full electric. I'll post some pictures later. If anybody can advise me on the government paperwork...