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by parscheese
Fri, 12 Feb 2016, 16:40
Forum: Renewable Energy and Storage (Non-EV)
Topic: PIP-4048MS and PIP-5048MS inverters
Replies: 2479
Views: 484239

PIP-4048MS inverter

Thanks for your replies guys. I think the best location for my situation will be where my existing grid tied inverter lives. It's under a carport and eves of the house. East side, away from prevailing winds and rain. It gets little to no sun and the carport has a concrete base but cables can follow ...
by parscheese
Wed, 10 Feb 2016, 04:38
Forum: Renewable Energy and Storage (Non-EV)
Topic: PIP-4048MS and PIP-5048MS inverters
Replies: 2479
Views: 484239

PIP-4048MS inverter

G'day all. I'm considering going off grid using one of these units and a large number of Sky Energy LiFePO4 cells from an unfinished EV project. How noisy are these units when not working hard? I'm considering installing one in the bedroom wardrobe, along with batteries etc. Is that a crazy idea or ...
by parscheese
Thu, 01 Oct 2009, 05:55
Forum: Technical and conversion discussion
Topic: Airbags
Replies: 8
Views: 1479

Airbags

The engineer may also be worried that the structural mods to the car with battery boxes will change the crumple characteristics of the car, which changes the response (inflation rate, delay times) that is required for the airbag system. Airbags aren't just airbags, the inflation rate and firing del...
by parscheese
Tue, 29 Sep 2009, 19:46
Forum: Technical and conversion discussion
Topic: Airbags
Replies: 8
Views: 1479

Airbags

Hi everyone! Long time lurker, first time poster. I'm going to convert a car to electric drive. Woo! Cheer! :) However on approaching a VASS engineer I have been advised that it is difficult (impossible?) to convert a car *with airbags* to electric drive as there is no way to test the airbag... well...