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by a4x4kiwi
Thu, 03 Oct 2013, 23:56
Forum: Members Machines
Topic: Weber and Coulomb's MX-5
Replies: 1698
Views: 343417

Weber and Coulomb's MX-5

Well done guys. That,s brilliant. all 54 pages of updates. :)
Enjoy the EV grin.

Would one of your other SI's like to start a car with my Azure Dynamics kit that is for sale viewtopic.php?title=set-of-azure-dynami ... ale&t=3834
by a4x4kiwi
Sat, 28 Sep 2013, 00:13
Forum: For Sale/Wanted
Topic: Set of Azure Dynamics parts + BMW E30 for sale
Replies: 5
Views: 1148

Set of Azure Dynamics parts + BMW E30 for sale

Set of Azure Dynamics parts + BMW E30 for sale Due to a change in priorities, I need to sell the parts I have gathered for my BMW E30 conversion. These parts will suit any small to medium sized car conversion, or the E30 that is also for sale (see below). Using direct drive on the BMW the 0-100 tim...
by a4x4kiwi
Thu, 26 Sep 2013, 03:57
Forum: AEVA NSW Branch
Topic: Sydney Maker Faire - Nov 24 @ Powerhouse
Replies: 7
Views: 1686

Sydney Maker Faire - Nov 24 @ Powerhouse

Brilliant.

We will had you to the exhibitors list.

Can you PM me your email and phone number please?
or email to malcolm@faed.name

Mal
by a4x4kiwi
Sat, 21 Sep 2013, 00:24
Forum: AEVA NSW Branch
Topic: Sydney Maker Faire - Nov 24 @ Powerhouse
Replies: 7
Views: 1686

Sydney Maker Faire - Nov 24 @ Powerhouse

Hi All, FYI the details of the maker faire are now available. http://makerfairesydney.com/ I will work with the executive to submit an application for the AEVA to have a space. Any and all ideas on what to show and tell are welcome. Please go ahead and reply with ideas. You can also buy entry ticket...
by a4x4kiwi
Fri, 20 Sep 2013, 19:03
Forum: EV Racing
Topic: TVS to show local Electric Superbike Racing
Replies: 0
Views: 652

TVS to show local Electric Superbike Racing

Other regional TV stations to follow. TVS Link Australian Electric Superbikes Genre      Sport Classification      PG Website     http://www.australianelectricsuperbikes.com Schedule Date/s      Monday, 30 September 9:30pm Forget everything you know about electric vehicles and take a ride with Vict...
by a4x4kiwi
Fri, 20 Sep 2013, 19:01
Forum: AEVA NSW Branch
Topic: Electric Superbike Racing on TVS
Replies: 0
Views: 420

Electric Superbike Racing on TVS

TVS Link Other regional TV stations to follow. Australian Electric Superbikes Genre      Sport Classification      PG Website     http://www.australianelectricsuperbikes.com Schedule Date/s      Monday, 30 September 9:30pm Forget everything you know about electric vehicles and take a ride with Vict...
by a4x4kiwi
Fri, 13 Sep 2013, 01:20
Forum: Batteries, charging, management and monitoring
Topic: Accessory battery
Replies: 10
Views: 1485

Accessory battery

Yep, about 20Ah is about right.

There is something in the regs about how long lights etc need to be able to work in the absence of an alternator / Dc-Dc
by a4x4kiwi
Fri, 23 Aug 2013, 13:37
Forum: AEVA QLD Branch
Topic: Electric Superbike Racing This Weekend
Replies: 24
Views: 2890

Electric Superbike Racing This Weekend

Hi All, One again we are at Queensland Raceway in Willowbank. We have 2 teams this race (Ripperton and new entrant this year, Varley. Practice is today, with racing on Saturday and Sunday. All welcome. (There is an entry fee to the event) Live updates https://www.facebook.com/groups/486719938066933/...
by a4x4kiwi
Fri, 23 Aug 2013, 13:37
Forum: AEVA QLD Branch
Topic: Electric Superbike Racing This Weekend
Replies: 0
Views: 425

Electric Superbike Racing This Weekend

Hi All, One again we are at Queensland Raceway in Willowbrook. We have 2 teams this race (Ripperton and new entrant this year, Varley. Practice is today, with racing on Saturday and Sunday. All welcome. (There is an entry fee to the event) Live updates https://www.facebook.com/groups/486719938066933...
by a4x4kiwi
Mon, 19 Aug 2013, 19:30
Forum: General EV Discussion
Topic: Hunter EV festival
Replies: 22
Views: 2808

Hunter EV festival

We have got to co-ordinate better! I was there with my Sinclair C5s!
by a4x4kiwi
Wed, 31 Jul 2013, 18:58
Forum: Members Machines
Topic: Any other Sinclair C5 owners out there?
Replies: 2
Views: 1160

Any other Sinclair C5 owners out there?

Yours truly messing around with C5s EEVblog   #501 – Sinclair C5 Electric Car Teardown & Test Drive
by a4x4kiwi
Wed, 24 Jul 2013, 21:47
Forum: Electric motors and controllers
Topic: Liquid cooling an industrial AC motor
Replies: 9
Views: 2509

Liquid cooling an industrial AC motor

Hi all, See my experiance here http://malfunction.faed.name/search?q=fan When you most need the cooling is when the vehicle is stationary! Use a thermostaticly controlled fan or water cooling that runs AFTER the vehicle has stopped. It wouldnt turn on in the winter but in the summer it would run for...
by a4x4kiwi
Wed, 17 Jul 2013, 00:12
Forum: For Sale/Wanted
Topic: WTB 1 x Headway 38120 cell
Replies: 1
Views: 234

WTB 1 x Headway 38120 cell

I am repairing an electric bike pack and need a single Headway 38120 cell.

Does anyone have a good new or used cell they would like to sell?

PM me or reply here if you do.

Cheers,
Mal.
by a4x4kiwi
Thu, 04 Jul 2013, 18:16
Forum: Electric motors and controllers
Topic: Junkyard motors parade
Replies: 130
Views: 24223

Junkyard motors parade

Try and get one with foot and flange mount. It increases your mountung options to a gearbox and in a cradle.
by a4x4kiwi
Tue, 25 Jun 2013, 18:31
Forum: Members Machines
Topic: Johny's Electric Vogue
Replies: 287
Views: 41173

Johny's Electric Vogue

Its only a heater, so could you PWM with a frequency of say .5 HZ?

Might still have to knock the sharp edges of the rise and fall times.

Regards,
Mal.
by a4x4kiwi
Mon, 17 Jun 2013, 12:59
Forum: Members Machines
Topic: Ohmboy distance test
Replies: 7
Views: 1276

Ohmboy distance test

194Wh/km assuming all 24kWh were used.

Did you manage to measure the kWh consumed according to the BMS?

Cheers,
Mal.
by a4x4kiwi
Fri, 14 Jun 2013, 23:10
Forum: Members Machines
Topic: Renard's BMW
Replies: 237
Views: 28878

Renard's BMW

Hi, Best to compare part numbers. Based on my '91. Same wishbones. Springs are naturally different parts. 318i http://bmwfans.info/parts/catalog/E30/2-doors/Europe/318i-M40/LHD/M/1991/february/browse/front_axle/front_axle_support_wishbone/ 325i http://bmwfans.info/parts/catalog/E30/2-doors/Europe/32...
by a4x4kiwi
Wed, 22 May 2013, 19:53
Forum: Members Machines
Topic: Johny's Electric Vogue
Replies: 287
Views: 41173

Johny's Electric Vogue

Actually Can I retract the yes, to firmly sitting on the fence?
The angle determines the speed-up & slow-down of the shaft. Not so sure about the size of the X.
by a4x4kiwi
Wed, 22 May 2013, 19:18
Forum: Members Machines
Topic: Johny's Electric Vogue
Replies: 287
Views: 41173

Johny's Electric Vogue

Yes, I believe so. I am searching for a reference. Found some interesting links along the way http://www.vibratesoftware.com/html_help/2011/Diagnosis/Propshaft/second_order_propshaft.htm http://armyordnance.tpub.com/Od10066/Od100660012.htm Bingo. See the paragraph above image 6. http://arrc.ebscohos...
by a4x4kiwi
Mon, 06 May 2013, 15:49
Forum: AEVA NSW Branch
Topic: eFXC Round 1
Replies: 7
Views: 1314

eFXC Round 1

by a4x4kiwi
Wed, 17 Apr 2013, 19:06
Forum: For Sale/Wanted
Topic: J1772 Plugs and sockets from China
Replies: 4
Views: 402

J1772 Plugs and sockets from China

PM sent
by a4x4kiwi
Sun, 14 Apr 2013, 03:57
Forum: EV Motoring
Topic: Mercedes SLS Electric Drive
Replies: 5
Views: 918

Mercedes SLS Electric Drive

Want!
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by a4x4kiwi
Sun, 07 Apr 2013, 20:43
Forum: Members Machines
Topic: Any other Sinclair C5 owners out there?
Replies: 2
Views: 1160

Any other Sinclair C5 owners out there?

I just updated my blog with some pictures and repair notes.http://malfunction.faed.name
by a4x4kiwi
Sun, 07 Apr 2013, 15:20
Forum: Members Machines
Topic: Any other Sinclair C5 owners out there?
Replies: 2
Views: 1160

Any other Sinclair C5 owners out there?

I have become the proud owner of a Sinclair C5.

Needs some work to get going, bit overall in good condition.
Will try and bring it to the next Sydney meeting on Tuesday.

:)

Mal

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