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by tassie_tiger
Fri, 27 Dec 2013, 15:11
Forum: General EV Discussion
Topic: Factory Five 818 builds
Replies: 0
Views: 1159

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...
by tassie_tiger
Sat, 16 Nov 2013, 23:46
Forum: General EV Discussion
Topic: G2 Prius Plug in Purchased....
Replies: 89
Views: 15883

G2 Prius Plug in Purchased....

There's an email address listed on this for a Danny at POwerin who may be able to help: https://groups.google.com/forum/#!msg/seattleeva/oi2oNRM-Bu4/xEL_xOThFcwJ Intallers may be able to provide advice: http://www.enginer.us/installers/ Sometimes cells are on eBay, eg: http://www.ebay.com/itm/Prism...
by tassie_tiger
Mon, 30 Sep 2013, 14:11
Forum: Mitsubishi
Topic: Drive away price $29,990 according to cloud 9 cars
Replies: 1
Views: 668

Drive away price $29,990 according to cloud 9 cars

$149 for the test drive.
by tassie_tiger
Thu, 29 Aug 2013, 00:31
Forum: Mitsubishi
Topic: Head Room?
Replies: 6
Views: 1249

Head Room?

How tall are you i-MiEV drivers?
by tassie_tiger
Thu, 01 Aug 2013, 22:01
Forum: General EV Discussion
Topic: Lithium from brine
Replies: 2
Views: 720

Lithium from brine

According to Orocobre ( http://www.orocobre.com.au/ ), they are in the process of extracting lithium from brine in Argentina, as opposed to extraction from rock, which they can do at a much reduced cost.* Do you think this may help reduce the cost of batteries once they are online? * This was mentio...
by tassie_tiger
Fri, 29 Mar 2013, 21:41
Forum: For Sale/Wanted
Topic: base model imievs for sale - no sat nav
Replies: 11
Views: 1105

base model imievs for sale - no sat nav

Hey tt, I totally agree about the looks. I struggled with them, even hated..... but still bought one 'coz its technically the best EV for my application IMHO.... until I can't yet buy a Tesla model S. http://forums.aeva.asn.au/smileys/smiley17.gif even that simply uses far too much energy and I don...
by tassie_tiger
Fri, 29 Mar 2013, 18:28
Forum: For Sale/Wanted
Topic: base model imievs for sale - no sat nav
Replies: 11
Views: 1105

base model imievs for sale - no sat nav

Dark horse because they are so damn ugly. Sorry owners, but it's a serious impediment to prospective buyers because looks do count.
by tassie_tiger
Thu, 28 Feb 2013, 13:29
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: page doesn't exist notification
Replies: 9
Views: 1214

page doesn't exist notification

Seeing an error page is better than wondering why the site redirected you to the home page. Karl I differ on that opinion, but it's your site, your decision. While we've got your attention, on the home page, why does clicking the forums link not take visitors to the forums? Instead there is an addi...
by tassie_tiger
Wed, 27 Feb 2013, 04:33
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: page doesn't exist notification
Replies: 9
Views: 1214

page doesn't exist notification

If nobody wants to produce a FAQ's page, perhaps just load up an index page on faq.php with an auto 301 redirect to the home page rather than have visitors see an error page.
by tassie_tiger
Tue, 26 Feb 2013, 04:46
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: page doesn't exist notification
Replies: 9
Views: 1214

page doesn't exist notification

There is a link from

http://rac.com.au/About-Us/Community/En ... -FAQs.aspx

to a page on aeva that doesn't exist:
http://www.aeva.asn.au/faq.php
by tassie_tiger
Tue, 29 Jan 2013, 22:27
Forum: Members Machines
Topic: my Tilting Trike is road registered!
Replies: 8
Views: 2332

my Tilting Trike is road registered!

Nice to see your bike in action today along Elizabeth Street!
by tassie_tiger
Thu, 29 Nov 2012, 04:11
Forum: Electric motors and controllers
Topic: EOI: Potential group buy for Siemens 1PV5135motors
Replies: 147
Views: 24761

EOI: Potential group buy for Siemens 1PV5135motors

AndrewVS wrote: There were two RHD Transits in the UK, which went for $1950 and $4700 (from memory). These were complete vans, registered and on the road... it boggles the mind how cheap they went!


Wow, just WOW! Imagine how happy the $1950 buyer would be!
by tassie_tiger
Thu, 29 Nov 2012, 04:03
Forum: Electric motors and controllers
Topic: EOI: Potential group buy for Siemens 1PV5135motors
Replies: 147
Views: 24761

EOI: Potential group buy for Siemens 1PV5135motors

Considering at least one entire vehicle including battery pack went for $6500, it probably would have been worthwhile winning one at auction and getting it containered over just to rip the parts out for another car.
by tassie_tiger
Thu, 26 Jul 2012, 16:34
Forum: EV Motoring
Topic: A MUST WATCH VIDEO - Tilting Trike Action
Replies: 11
Views: 2721

A MUST WATCH VIDEO - Tilting Trike Action

Good write up in the local newspaper today Carv'n Marv'n!

http://www.themercury.com.au/article/20 ... -news.html
by tassie_tiger
Sat, 07 Jul 2012, 05:14
Forum: EV Motoring
Topic: Oz Electric Delorean
Replies: 6
Views: 1698

Oz Electric Delorean

Running (used) A123 battery packs that were dumped into China, more pictures on their FB page: http://www.facebook.com/DMCEV
by tassie_tiger
Sat, 30 Jun 2012, 19:15
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: change of forum website address
Replies: 0
Views: 630

change of forum website address

When you changed from

index.phpindex.php

to

index.php

you should have placed an auto redirect from the old location to the new!
by tassie_tiger
Mon, 21 Nov 2011, 14:54
Forum: For Sale/Wanted
Topic: "Repairable Writeoff" 11/04, Toyota Prius - WA
Replies: 2
Views: 406

"Repairable Writeoff" 11/04, Toyota Prius - WA

Just in case anyone is interested:

http://www.pickles.com.au/damaged/item/ ... 1002229102

Not mine, just came across it.
by tassie_tiger
Sat, 07 Aug 2010, 14:17
Forum: EV Motoring
Topic: Victoria to trial electric cars
Replies: 2
Views: 879

Victoria to trial electric cars

Brumby spends $5m of $38b transport plan on zero-emission vehicles.


Lottery type competition to participate.

More:

http://www.lottos.com.au/forum/viewthre ... tid=220348
by tassie_tiger
Mon, 24 May 2010, 04:59
Forum: EV Motoring
Topic: New Inventors - Tilting Electric Trike
Replies: 13
Views: 2701

New Inventors - Tilting Electric Trike

Kingston Town shopping centre car park?

:)