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by peterb
Tue, 04 Oct 2011, 22:28
Forum: AEVA NSW Branch
Topic: Sydney Branch Meeting 11-10-11
Replies: 3
Views: 937

Sydney Branch Meeting 11-10-11

Hi Mark,

any news on the field day? when and where.

I am finialy back on the road but limited on range

Will try and be at meeting

Peter
by peterb
Fri, 30 Sep 2011, 19:48
Forum: AEVA NSW Branch
Topic: Adaptor Plate
Replies: 0
Views: 719

Adaptor Plate

hi Fokes, romagna is back on the road after a long rebuild of the adaptor plate and coupling. both of which did not meet the basic goals of good engineering, as mentioned before the alignment was 3 - 5 mm out of alignment at the plate 9the surface was left in the milled state) and the coupler did no...
by peterb
Thu, 01 Jul 2010, 22:44
Forum: AEVA SA Branch
Topic: Goverment EV Rebates
Replies: 26
Views: 8132

Goverment EV Rebates

Hi this is also my issue re weight tax imposed by NSW RTA on a converted rodeo to full electric, my local member referred me to Ann King and Justin McGuire (general manager ministerial) and told thast there rebates were based on the Green Guide. In discussion with the green guide recieved following ...
by peterb
Sun, 27 Jun 2010, 00:01
Forum: AEVA NSW Branch
Topic: Rattle n Hum Car show
Replies: 1
Views: 719

Rattle n Hum Car show

Hi Folks ready for another one, short notice due to weather, Castle Hill RSL Sunday 27 July if you are local try and get there. I will be there with the Romagna.

Peter
by peterb
Sat, 13 Feb 2010, 21:49
Forum: AEVA NSW Branch
Topic: Aussie carpark showdown - BRING YOUR EV!
Replies: 3
Views: 1038

Aussie carpark showdown - BRING YOUR EV!

Due to wet weather the show scheduled for saturday the 13 February has been rescheduled to Friday February 26 same time and location All that polishing for nothing !! But I want to see as many EV's as possible for the show so pass the word see new link below. http://www.pinky.com.au/NSWFEB2010.htm P...
by peterb
Sat, 14 Mar 2009, 15:39
Forum: Electric motors and controllers
Topic: curtis slow down
Replies: 2
Views: 724

curtis slow down

Hi fellow EVers Driving home last thursday there was a shudder in the drive but car continued and i stopped at the next ligt, i went to move but no power back to first gear and still only enough to move off, still had 145 volts showing in the pack but volts would only go down to 130 volts. pulled ov...
by peterb
Fri, 26 Dec 2008, 00:14
Forum: Electric motors and controllers
Topic: Electric motor Failure
Replies: 4
Views: 1141

Electric motor Failure

i am looking at a differnet coupling style, and yes there was what looks like part of a honing stone going for a ride, I doubt i picked it up of the road.
by peterb
Thu, 25 Dec 2008, 01:28
Forum: Electric motors and controllers
Topic: Electric motor Failure
Replies: 4
Views: 1141

Electric motor Failure

only preceeding the utimate failure, initally there was noise @ revs, the care only traveeled less than 200 mtrs after that berfore failure. I ran the motor with the gearbox in neutral to identify the noise and there was some scraping of the motor fan fins. I was moving thr gare into the garage to f...
by peterb
Wed, 24 Dec 2008, 22:33
Forum: Electric motors and controllers
Topic: Electric motor Failure
Replies: 4
Views: 1141

Electric motor Failure

Just some general info, Recently had a major failure of my EV, sheared the armature shaft of my electric motor and shattered the gearbox input shaft. At first i was told it could have been the gearbox or coupling. I sourced a new armature shaft and on inspecting the shaft in detail I have come to th...