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by 300zxev
Thu, 25 Feb 2010, 16:56
Forum: Technical and conversion discussion
Topic: DC Circuit breaker 400 amps+
Replies: 17
Views: 4821

DC Circuit breaker 400 amps+

In the data sheet I have ... Airpax model number JLE-1-1-53-3-B4-250 The 3 stands for ... 160Vdc 800A the 250 stands for ... Current Rating 900 Ampres The 53 stands for DC long delay on trip if you see the graph for the 53 it shows 250% of the rated current for 10secs before trip All I know is i've ...
by 300zxev
Thu, 25 Feb 2010, 11:52
Forum: Technical and conversion discussion
Topic: DC Circuit breaker 400 amps+
Replies: 17
Views: 4821

DC Circuit breaker 400 amps+

It is not quite as easy as you think! Have you seen the size of a circuit breaker rated at 800A? It is quite large and you certainly can't turn it off in an emergency with a "simple flick of the switch" (as you put it). It takes considerable force. You would be best using my method and you can fit ...
by 300zxev
Wed, 24 Feb 2010, 19:08
Forum: Technical and conversion discussion
Topic: DC Circuit breaker 400 amps+
Replies: 17
Views: 4821

DC Circuit breaker 400 amps+

Doesn't the current NCOP14 state "manual disconnect of HV required" ... AKA circuit breaker with in cabin choke cable ??? ... I believe the NCOP is under review and could possibly migrate to contactor disconnect sufficient ... but isn't this only in the pipeline ... So to answer the original questio...
by 300zxev
Mon, 02 Nov 2009, 14:05
Forum: Technical and conversion discussion
Topic: Coupler Fabricators in Brisbane
Replies: 11
Views: 2402

Coupler Fabricators in Brisbane

Just an update ... It took about 2 months but I did finally receive my motor / gearbox back from the engineers. Had the splined coupler fabricated Had the aluminium adapter plate fabricated Had the end housing advanced 13 deg (for the high voltage) Had the gearbox pilot shaft trimmed Had an extra be...
by 300zxev
Tue, 15 Sep 2009, 23:48
Forum: Technical and conversion discussion
Topic: Coil spike suppression diode
Replies: 12
Views: 2933

Coil spike suppression diode

Do we need a diode for tyco ev200 contactors ?
by 300zxev
Wed, 03 Jun 2009, 22:26
Forum: Technical and conversion discussion
Topic: How to measure frontal area?
Replies: 18
Views: 6147

How to measure frontal area?

Mine is also a CVT ... My Driving in the Jazz is about 50kms per day. 10Kms @ 100km/h 10Kms @ 80km/h 30Kms @ 60 or less km/h I have driven down the coast one day when there was a fair ammount of traffic which brought the speed down to 80km/h the whole way ... I averaged 4.3L/100 for the whole trip. ...
by 300zxev
Mon, 01 Jun 2009, 21:20
Forum: Technical and conversion discussion
Topic: How to measure frontal area?
Replies: 18
Views: 6147

How to measure frontal area?

Changing your driving style effects your fuel consumption (and range for an ev) ... I have a 2003 1.5 Honda Jazz and consistantly run 5.8L/100 no aircon & 6.3L/100 with aircon.
by 300zxev
Tue, 26 May 2009, 12:30
Forum: Technical and conversion discussion
Topic: Coupler Fabricators in Brisbane
Replies: 11
Views: 2402

Coupler Fabricators in Brisbane

Hi All Just a quick update ... Went and spoke with Engine Engineering ... They are a pretty friendly group out there but they told me dealing with splined shafts was beyond them. They put me on to Winch Engineering not far from them. Went and saw Winch Engineering and they said it wouldn't be a prob...
by 300zxev
Fri, 08 May 2009, 23:11
Forum: Technical and conversion discussion
Topic: Coupler Fabricators in Brisbane
Replies: 11
Views: 2402

Coupler Fabricators in Brisbane

Thanks and Thanks

I'll probably start a build thread either here or diyelectriccar.com when the motor lands in 2 weeks

by 300zxev
Wed, 06 May 2009, 17:47
Forum: Technical and conversion discussion
Topic: Coupler Fabricators in Brisbane
Replies: 11
Views: 2402

Coupler Fabricators in Brisbane

Hi

Thanks for that ... ... will start get some info together and go down and see them ... ...

Do you have details for a engineering signatory in Brisbane ... and should we be contacting them during construction or after we have something to show ?
by 300zxev
Tue, 05 May 2009, 18:45
Forum: Technical and conversion discussion
Topic: Coupler Fabricators in Brisbane
Replies: 11
Views: 2402

Coupler Fabricators in Brisbane

Hi All

Before I start flicking through the yellow pages looking for fabricators in Brisbane ...

Does anyone on here know of a fabricator in Brisbane (preferably south side) that would do a good job at making a motor/gearbox coupler and adapter plate ?

Thanks