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by tassie_tiger
Wed, 28 Jan 2009, 06:12
Forum: General EV Discussion
Topic: A possible design
Replies: 23
Views: 2456

A possible design

zeva wrote:
Right now my vote would be for a Logisystems controller. Maybe the 1000A one if you seek performance!



Just be careful with that one too, seems they blow up a bit if you check the threads over at diyelectriccar.
by tassie_tiger
Mon, 26 Jan 2009, 16:14
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Suggested new forum area
Replies: 12
Views: 2382

Suggested new forum area

Thanks Striker, I think it would be a great addition and makes for more 'stickyness' for this forum too!

acmotor and woody - have you ever seen such a clean engine bay, actually the whole car is so damn clean and the layout is just so neat.
by tassie_tiger
Mon, 26 Jan 2009, 02:24
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Suggested new forum area
Replies: 12
Views: 2382

Suggested new forum area

Perhaps a new forum area for "discovered" websites that have EV projects , especially those that are Australian. This would help visitors to this website awareness of EV projects as it would show there are many projects occuring, even outside of members posted projects. eg: found this website earlie...
by tassie_tiger
Fri, 16 Jan 2009, 02:07
Forum: EV Motoring
Topic: Toyota e-car
Replies: 8
Views: 1607

Toyota e-car

Speaking of the RAV4 e-car - are there any sites that show the specs of it and has anyone any links on anyone that has done one since production ceased?
by tassie_tiger
Fri, 16 Jan 2009, 02:02
Forum: Technical and conversion discussion
Topic: Work fleet conversion options
Replies: 6
Views: 1255

Work fleet conversion options

If the vehicles are all the same type... have a spare battery pack (or more) ready charged and design it so they can be easily swapped out when required.
by tassie_tiger
Sun, 11 Jan 2009, 18:38
Forum: Non-Branch areas
Topic: Any Taswegeans going to the Canberra AGM 2009?
Replies: 5
Views: 3470

Any Taswegeans going to the Canberra AGM 2009?

No...but... looking forward to seeing yours start and helping if I can!

by tassie_tiger
Wed, 07 Jan 2009, 01:50
Forum: General EV Discussion
Topic: SiliconChip. Again...
Replies: 14
Views: 1918

SiliconChip. Again...

Unfortunately the writer is correct in some aspects. Consumers are used to and expect range from their cars, - filling up at a servo takes seconds - ICE has further range per fill - ICE is cheaper (especially now oil has dropped again) - hybrids can extend range Remember, your arguments make sense, ...
by tassie_tiger
Tue, 23 Dec 2008, 05:07
Forum: EV Motoring
Topic: Holden first green car fund recipent
Replies: 3
Views: 985

Holden first green car fund recipent


Amazing! Rudd states new 4 cylinder car "... is around 20 per cent more fuel efficient and produces 20 per cent less in carbon emissions than current larger vehicles."

No wonder he is PM.

http://www.theaustralian.news.com.au/st ... 01,00.html
by tassie_tiger
Mon, 15 Dec 2008, 04:39
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Help gettting started!
Replies: 7
Views: 1592

Help gettting started!

Should check my profile, goto the site in it and join... many members are already in that competition!
by tassie_tiger
Sun, 14 Dec 2008, 20:38
Forum: Technical and conversion discussion
Topic: Performance and cost between DC and AC -EV's
Replies: 92
Views: 10153

Performance and cost between DC and AC -EV's

Gow864 wrote: Goombi Be proud! you have an EV, registered and in daily use. Something most of the AC nuts here dont!



Something most of us don't, whether AC or DC... well done Goombi.
by tassie_tiger
Fri, 12 Dec 2008, 16:00
Forum: Members Machines
Topic: Kearon's EV Capri
Replies: 121
Views: 23204

Kearon's EV Capri

Thalass wrote: I wonder where I could get some chrome 3d letters made?




http://chromeemblems.com/ind-letters-numbers.aspx
by tassie_tiger
Wed, 03 Dec 2008, 16:54
Forum: General EV Discussion
Topic: Agassi's plan neglects Canberra
Replies: 8
Views: 1289

Agassi's plan neglects Canberra

Was Tassie included? I note that Tasmania is missing off the Australia image to the right on this page.
by tassie_tiger
Fri, 28 Nov 2008, 19:01
Forum: Batteries, charging, management and monitoring
Topic: My power battery
Replies: 11
Views: 2017

My power battery

home made batteries... the same person posted at diyforum.
by tassie_tiger
Thu, 27 Nov 2008, 04:10
Forum: General EV Discussion
Topic: The good and the nasty costs
Replies: 6
Views: 927

The good and the nasty costs

Hi If you are interested in DC Motor controller(complete) dc-dc converter -Battery chargers Connection shaft boss (6 spline) and other items likr gauges etc. Contact me one-mail catahoyatdododotcomdotau I can supply at 1/2 price to US and equally as good but more complete Eugen Thanks, appreciate t...
by tassie_tiger
Tue, 25 Nov 2008, 21:48
Forum: General EV Discussion
Topic: The good and the nasty costs
Replies: 6
Views: 927

The good and the nasty costs

Hi, Time has come to show you the goods I bought from China if you like to visit my site./.   Updating all the time. www.goombi.4t.com My project is going according to plan and within a budget 8.5kw dc motor 9.1 inches dia 12-48 hp-- All my system is 96 volt---- $999 us Coupler to motor and clutch ...
by tassie_tiger
Mon, 17 Nov 2008, 00:40
Forum: General EV Discussion
Topic: AC Motor & Controller
Replies: 2
Views: 662

AC Motor & Controller

acmotor wrote: Tread carefully ! Image



correct, read:


http://www.diyelectriccar.com/forums/sh ... greatlands
by tassie_tiger
Sat, 08 Nov 2008, 02:54
Forum: General EV Discussion
Topic: tesla s 4 door
Replies: 31
Views: 3722

tesla s 4 door

AMPrentice wrote: For the moment Tesla is all Vaporware.



Not quite - 50 have been delivered, 1200 on order and they just secured $40 million:

http://news.cnet.com/8301-11128_3-10080 ... 7-1_3-0-20
by tassie_tiger
Tue, 04 Nov 2008, 15:56
Forum: Technical and conversion discussion
Topic: Progress on the MX5 conversion
Replies: 50
Views: 10729

Progress on the MX5 conversion

Last time I looked cafe electric had no buyers of their business so there is an opening in the market for a new player.

I know if I were in Ian's position, I would be trying my hardest and spending much time on getting it to market!
by tassie_tiger
Mon, 27 Oct 2008, 03:46
Forum: Members Machines
Topic: EV COOL CAPRI
Replies: 19
Views: 3957

EV COOL CAPRI

Well done Richard...

by tassie_tiger
Fri, 17 Oct 2008, 02:38
Forum: Batteries, charging, management and monitoring
Topic: 200ah / 179. 2v Li-Ion Battery
Replies: 1
Views: 1073

200ah / 179. 2v Li-Ion Battery



http://www.alibaba.com/product-free/100 ... tery_.html


no idea on pricing sorry, found the link originally at diyelectriccar
by tassie_tiger
Tue, 14 Oct 2008, 01:45
Forum: General EV Discussion
Topic: Blade Runner from BEV
Replies: 10
Views: 1311

Blade Runner from BEV

There is also a company called Energetique who are doing a Mazda 2 conversions in Armidale NSW but don't think they will be released till next year. http://energetique.com.au/ Andrew http://www.energetique.com.au/the-car/compare : "Hybrid Synchronous Liquid Cooled" "To date no production vechicles ...
by tassie_tiger
Sat, 20 Sep 2008, 16:38
Forum: Members Machines
Topic: Bj's Electric Camry
Replies: 11
Views: 3466

Bj's Electric Camry

Hi BJ


I'm a frequent visitor to your site and thoroughly enjoy reading up on your projects. Looking forward to updates on the eCamry/CamrEy.


cheers


A.