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by zidia
Wed, 16 Jul 2008, 03:21
Forum: Technical and conversion discussion
Topic: Make your mark on Australia.
Replies: 63
Views: 21115

Make your mark on Australia.

Hi Rob quite a collection you have. I am very keen to hear more about the triton and how the performance is with that awsome battery pack. How much are those batteries each? I was certain about getting Lithium but have read some pretty negative info on wiki. Do you have any comments on lithium from ...
by zidia
Wed, 16 Jul 2008, 02:41
Forum: EV Motoring
Topic: range extenders???
Replies: 13
Views: 1611

range extenders???

I have seen calculations that would have my car travel 68km on batteries alone, other cal for solar to extend the range by 15km, thats 83km so far. I would not need an ICE if I can extend that to approx 150kms. Its too expensive and heavy to double the battery pack but if a generator can even do 70-...
by zidia
Wed, 16 Jul 2008, 01:35
Forum: EV Motoring
Topic: range extenders???
Replies: 13
Views: 1611

range extenders???

Hi Thalass
well that sound really promising!
I'd like to hear from someone that has given it ago.
I'm still going ahead with my conversion and with some more info may buy a generator???
Thanks for your info
Andrew
by zidia
Sat, 12 Jul 2008, 01:34
Forum: EV Motoring
Topic: range extenders???
Replies: 13
Views: 1611

range extenders???

I am looking at converting a hilux ute to carry a substantial Qty of lithium. I was wandering about having a petrol generator in the tray to charge the batteries ( this goes against what I want in terms of green power, but I have grid connect solar being installed soon to relieve some of the guilt)...
by zidia
Thu, 03 Jul 2008, 01:55
Forum: General EV Discussion
Topic: Batteries for HiLux Xtra Cab?
Replies: 5
Views: 789

Batteries for HiLux Xtra Cab?

I have been researching for about a month now on doing a 4x4 Hilux dual cab, so I am very keen to hear how you go with yours. I am also in Bris and think it would be a good idea to get a few like minded people in Qld together to work on EV's. I have an electrical engineer and a mechanic friend on bo...