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by photomac
Thu, 26 Nov 2009, 17:03
Forum: Batteries, charging, management and monitoring
Topic: Parallel or Series Battery pack(s)
Replies: 8
Views: 1365

Parallel or Series Battery pack(s)

Sorry - the other end of luminosity - it was white - at Daniel Booth's clean workshop EV Shop. I looked at your creations on EV Album. I actually had forgotten about this car - the 'T'-bar sunroof and rear engine layout magic at their release and still is attractive. As you are aware the channel dow...
by photomac
Thu, 26 Nov 2009, 03:45
Forum: Batteries, charging, management and monitoring
Topic: Parallel or Series Battery pack(s)
Replies: 8
Views: 1365

Parallel or Series Battery pack(s)

Thanks Matt, This is pretty much the conclusion i am coming to. With parallel system and Thundersky batteries the smaller form of the 60Ah does facilitate a more compact, dispersed battery placement. I had intended to lay some on their sides, under the floor, in sealed, protected enclosures but have...
by photomac
Mon, 23 Nov 2009, 15:13
Forum: Batteries, charging, management and monitoring
Topic: Parallel or Series Battery pack(s)
Replies: 8
Views: 1365

Parallel or Series Battery pack(s)

Gidday all and thanks in anticipation. I am planning an EV conversion. Series versus Parallel arguments???? Apart from cost - I am after technical comment. Reason for parallel is - Will it provide a more faithful supply? Parallel also allows for expansion of storage Obviously power to weight ratio i...
by photomac
Thu, 19 Nov 2009, 20:58
Forum: Batteries, charging, management and monitoring
Topic: Dashboard Display Modules and Touchscreens
Replies: 37
Views: 6095

Dashboard Display Modules and Touchscreens

Boot time ? No idea, an app on iPhone might take 1 to 5 sec to launch - there's probably an app to measure the boot time Image
by photomac
Thu, 19 Nov 2009, 20:16
Forum: Batteries, charging, management and monitoring
Topic: Dashboard Display Modules and Touchscreens
Replies: 37
Views: 6095

Dashboard Display Modules and Touchscreens

Apple will be releasing a 10in touch "sub-notebook" (oversized iPhone) early next year. Programmable? Just need external interface device. I'm no techo but the iPhone is really versitile
by photomac
Wed, 18 Nov 2009, 02:41
Forum: Electric motors and controllers
Topic: cruise control
Replies: 22
Views: 2962

cruise control

I think there's a Google Maps speed limit thingy - that'll do the trick!
by photomac
Wed, 18 Nov 2009, 02:07
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: newbie here :)
Replies: 7
Views: 1416

newbie here :)

The Telsta looks more "electric" to me,
but
I would love to do a BMW Z3!!! (If I won lotto)

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by photomac
Tue, 17 Nov 2009, 23:02
Forum: Electric motors and controllers
Topic: cruise control
Replies: 22
Views: 2962

cruise control

With face recognition software possible perhaps a speed zone version would be a lazy solution.
Just hope not road side advertising triggers an unfortunate speed.