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by Adverse Effects
Tue, 31 May 2011, 00:21
Forum: Technical and conversion discussion
Topic: Convert 1975 Afron Cherrypicker?
Replies: 143
Views: 16392

Convert 1975 Afron Cherrypicker?

why not just use 1 uni joint?
just mount the motor a a few degrees off line
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by Adverse Effects
Sun, 15 May 2011, 05:20
Forum: Technical and conversion discussion
Topic: Convert 1975 Afron Cherrypicker?
Replies: 143
Views: 16392

Convert 1975 Afron Cherrypicker?

here is an idear

24 volt truck starter motors?
by Adverse Effects
Fri, 13 May 2011, 20:19
Forum: Technical and conversion discussion
Topic: Convert 1975 Afron Cherrypicker?
Replies: 143
Views: 16392

Convert 1975 Afron Cherrypicker?

then again you could all ways build 2 mini open revolt controllers

or you could go back to one of my prevous posts
DS162KD01 Rhino 160A Controller with lights or reverse beeper
by Adverse Effects
Fri, 13 May 2011, 19:18
Forum: Technical and conversion discussion
Topic: Convert 1975 Afron Cherrypicker?
Replies: 143
Views: 16392

Convert 1975 Afron Cherrypicker?

go kart there has to be heavy duty controllers out there for them look here thos motors have that much power that the clutch carnt take it and it starts to burn i have 1 of that type of cutch and its on a 11HP ICE and the only time it gets to hot is on a realy big up hill clime with my 160Kg on it ...
by Adverse Effects
Wed, 11 May 2011, 14:55
Forum: Technical and conversion discussion
Topic: Convert 1975 Afron Cherrypicker?
Replies: 143
Views: 16392

Convert 1975 Afron Cherrypicker?

you could slap 2 of thes babys on
http://www.hobbyking.com/hobbyking/stor ... oduct=5142

main thigs are

Voltage Range: 20-48v
Input Voltage : max. 48V
Kv : 130 rpm/V . . . . . @24VDC you get 3120rpm
Maximum Power: 6500W
Equivalent: 60-80cc Gas Engine
by Adverse Effects
Fri, 06 May 2011, 01:06
Forum: Technical and conversion discussion
Topic: Convert 1975 Afron Cherrypicker?
Replies: 143
Views: 16392

Convert 1975 Afron Cherrypicker?

that is awesome mate

i carnt believe that just gave it to you WOW that is a dam good start

i will be watching this with great interest

and i said it once i'll say it agan i dout you will need as much as 2HP for each wheel   more like 1HP
by Adverse Effects
Wed, 27 Apr 2011, 23:10
Forum: EV Motoring
Topic: Open source controller
Replies: 32
Views: 6762

Open source controller

hmm ok i just been reading up on them and the newer one out is quite powerful and seems to have lots of IO ports which seems to be a limitation of the current system they have built and can have more pluged in and it seems to have lots of add on cards to
by Adverse Effects
Wed, 27 Apr 2011, 04:43
Forum: EV Motoring
Topic: Open source controller
Replies: 32
Views: 6762

Open source controller

just out of interest why isnt the cougar useing a Arduino as a controller?
by Adverse Effects
Fri, 08 Apr 2011, 16:18
Forum: General EV Discussion
Topic: Newbie - planned conversion
Replies: 11
Views: 1287

Newbie - planned conversion

i know all most nothing about electronics but i found this page on the switch
by Adverse Effects
Wed, 06 Apr 2011, 07:14
Forum: Batteries, charging, management and monitoring
Topic: how would you do this
Replies: 16
Views: 1643

how would you do this

hmmm   5 min in to a test run it would seem the 24 volt 3HP motor my guess is was not 24 volt and has gone bang in a big way smashed the end plate and all so change in plans as i dont trust the 2nd motor i got (a pair of them) so the 5Hp ICE comes off and a 11 HP ICE go's in and it will drive the bl...
by Adverse Effects
Sun, 03 Apr 2011, 08:44
Forum: EV Motoring
Topic: UltraCommuter
Replies: 13
Views: 3289

UltraCommuter

Then you have to figure out a new chassis base and your set http://forums.aeva.asn.au/smileys/smiley20.gif not a problem it will be 25mm X 25mm X 1.6mm box space frame and i know i can come in lighter than the Lotus Elise bonded aluminium chassis i would like to know how they got the aluminium hone...
by Adverse Effects
Fri, 01 Apr 2011, 00:12
Forum: EV Motoring
Topic: UltraCommuter
Replies: 13
Views: 3289

UltraCommuter

that green mock body shell is DAM HEAVY thanks to the guys over at Tritium and a lot of grunting, groaning and hand cranking of a winch i am now the proud owner of it and its now sitting in my drive way hmm going to have to make some sort of trolley so i can move it now to fix it up (its gotten a lo...
by Adverse Effects
Thu, 31 Mar 2011, 23:26
Forum: Batteries, charging, management and monitoring
Topic: how would you do this
Replies: 16
Views: 1643

how would you do this

hmmm sounds like trying to get a cheep 24 volt truck charger may be a easer way to go as for running on the small IC i dont want to i only want to out put about 1/2 of what it needs to run the full system its a supplement system/range extender only at home it will easily do my yard and next dose yar...
by Adverse Effects
Thu, 31 Mar 2011, 03:34
Forum: Batteries, charging, management and monitoring
Topic: how would you do this
Replies: 16
Views: 1643

how would you do this

offered for sale for $250 ex Newcastle. T1 Terry thanks for the offer so far i have spent $35 (nuts bolts and washers) on the full build and i figger as it stands i dout i will make it to $100 and i'll have spares for most of it as well hehe i'm cheep got the 2 electric wheel chairs for a few hours...
by Adverse Effects
Wed, 30 Mar 2011, 23:56
Forum: Batteries, charging, management and monitoring
Topic: how would you do this
Replies: 16
Views: 1643

how would you do this

1 small 5Hp motor driving a car alternator 12 to 14.8 VDC) What is this part for? I'm guessing you are building a remote control lawn mower. T1 Terry 2 reasons 1:- it will be a way to get it to a power point if needed (one of the blocks it will be mowing is dam big) and this thing is heavy. like to...
by Adverse Effects
Wed, 30 Mar 2011, 04:55
Forum: Batteries, charging, management and monitoring
Topic: how would you do this
Replies: 16
Views: 1643

how would you do this

ok the problem 1 X system (drive) 24 VDC 1 X system (control) 6VDC 1 X system (charging)12VDC hardware 24 VDC battery pack (2 X 12VDC gel pack) 1 small 5Hp motor driving a car alternator 12 to 14.8 VDC) electric wheel chair system (24 VDC +/- 0.5% must be clean power) RC control system from a toy ca...
by Adverse Effects
Mon, 21 Mar 2011, 09:55
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Grid Connect PV systems
Replies: 100
Views: 14447

Grid Connect PV systems

there is realy no electronic in it

co control boards at all

you simply hook both the small panels to the motor (1 in reverse with a few diodes to stop the current going back the wrong way
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i am no electronic genius but that would work wouldn't
by Adverse Effects
Thu, 17 Mar 2011, 18:36
Forum: Technical and conversion discussion
Topic: Convert 1975 Afron Cherrypicker?
Replies: 143
Views: 16392

Convert 1975 Afron Cherrypicker?

Electrocycle wrote: yep, exactly right.

There is no way around it needing X amount of power to move its weight up a certain incline, or over soft ground, etc at a given speed.


my point was he needs to look at RPM first then everything else
by Adverse Effects
Thu, 17 Mar 2011, 18:22
Forum: General EV Discussion
Topic: NSW EV Study Sept 2009
Replies: 6
Views: 1015

NSW EV Study Sept 2009

btw, how are you making ethanol for $1/L? what are you using for feedstock? Matt i can use just about anything i can get liquid sugar at about 50c a Lt (205Lt at a time drums) i have access to as much wheat as i want that has mold in it (not hard to convert) i can get molasses with a high sugar con...
by Adverse Effects
Thu, 17 Mar 2011, 17:55
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Grid Connect PV systems
Replies: 100
Views: 14447

Grid Connect PV systems

I prefer no electronics at all. that has to be the silliest statement i have seen the panels are Electronics the converter is electronics the controller is electronics as for the small panels in my pic you dont have them running the full length of the array you have them tacked on to the end of the...
by Adverse Effects
Tue, 15 Mar 2011, 11:46
Forum: Electric motors and controllers
Topic: In wheel Motor by Protean
Replies: 17
Views: 5744

In wheel Motor by Protean

EV2Go wrote: Why the splined section for a CV joint? If it is being driven by the motor why do you need to fit a half shaft?


cheaper to use an existing part them get a new one made
by Adverse Effects
Tue, 15 Mar 2011, 11:43
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Grid Connect PV systems
Replies: 100
Views: 14447

Grid Connect PV systems

Tassie Mike wrote: Finally Gentlemen!! A way for you to see this amazing contraption!


i think this would be better

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by Adverse Effects
Tue, 08 Mar 2011, 06:18
Forum: Batteries, charging, management and monitoring
Topic: Generator trailer
Replies: 4
Views: 830

Generator trailer

with the reverse trike i am going to build i am going to have a luggage racks (1 on each side behind the driver and passenger) and i will be makeing / getting a genset that will look like a a saddle bag that will just clip on to that point and plugin i will be doing this because all tho most of my d...
by Adverse Effects
Tue, 08 Mar 2011, 01:08
Forum: General EV Discussion
Topic: NSW EV Study Sept 2009
Replies: 6
Views: 1015

NSW EV Study Sept 2009

besides that, making your own electricity isn't that hard. Making your own petrol is impossible. making your own power has a HUGE outlay in the first place (i dont have that and not meny do) making my own fuel(note i did not say petrol) is easy and i can do it for about $1 a liter and that includes...
by Adverse Effects
Mon, 07 Mar 2011, 21:27
Forum: Batteries, charging, management and monitoring
Topic: Generator trailer
Replies: 4
Views: 830

Generator trailer

for star i would make it 2 wheels (to hard to move it around when not attached to the bike/car with 1 wheel) then i would make it as a trailer and that is it,   ok it just happens to be the right size to drop the genset in to i haven't seen a law saying you can not have a running motor in a trailer ...