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by Catavolt
Mon, 02 May 2011, 16:37
Forum: Members Machines
Topic: Voltron, the Electric RG!
Replies: 142
Views: 30460

Voltron, the Electric RG!

not good.
You need a flexible coupling between the two motors. you have an alignment problem.
Its not torque its alignment.
by Catavolt
Fri, 29 Apr 2011, 20:34
Forum: EV Racing
Topic: E-Formula Extreme - Sydney presentation
Replies: 64
Views: 11214

E-Formula Extreme - Sydney presentation

We will be there from Saturday morning.
by Catavolt
Thu, 28 Apr 2011, 20:11
Forum: EV Racing
Topic: E-Formula Extreme - Sydney presentation
Replies: 64
Views: 11214

E-Formula Extreme - Sydney presentation

I think if they want a fast growing series they need to lower the price. its not like there is a prize.
I think it should be free.
Its good to be part of history though.

by Catavolt
Thu, 28 Apr 2011, 14:44
Forum: EV Racing
Topic: E-Formula Extreme - Sydney presentation
Replies: 64
Views: 11214

E-Formula Extreme - Sydney presentation

That sucks there is only going to be two bikes so far not much of a race.
How do you think your bike goes.
by Catavolt
Sat, 23 Apr 2011, 13:35
Forum: EV Racing
Topic: Newcastle Xprize
Replies: 15
Views: 4840

Newcastle Xprize

It seems to be set up for bikes , so schools can enter easly.
by Catavolt
Thu, 21 Apr 2011, 15:09
Forum: EV Racing
Topic: Newcastle Xprize
Replies: 15
Views: 4840

Newcastle Xprize

The rules are nearly finished the track has been picked . http://forums.aeva.asn.au/uploads/1288/tthetrack.JPG http://www.nkrc.com.au/about_us.htm Rumor has it the only limiting factor will be a $200 accumulator for single seat vehicle and $400 for a two seat. That’s bike or car from what I gather. ...
by Catavolt
Wed, 20 Apr 2011, 22:05
Forum: EV Racing
Topic: E-Formula Extreme - Sydney presentation
Replies: 64
Views: 11214

E-Formula Extreme - Sydney presentation

http://www.egrandprix.com/news.php?id=202 http://www.egrandprix.com/gallery/thumbm.phpimg=cat1.jpg Excitement hotting up down under! 19th April 2011 James Buckfield catches up with Jon Eggenhizen, team boss of Catavolt, on his technology, race ambitions and the all new TTXGP Australia Championship ...
by Catavolt
Wed, 20 Apr 2011, 15:13
Forum: For Sale/Wanted
Topic: Permanent Magnet Synchronous Motors
Replies: 3
Views: 470

Permanent Magnet Synchronous Motors

I have 2 x ME0913 dual stack Permanent Magnet Synchronous Motors for sale. $600.00ea These motor where installed to the Catavolt bike before the land speed week was cancelled. they only went up and down the street a couple of times so there close to new. I have been told these motor can run up to 15...
by Catavolt
Mon, 18 Apr 2011, 15:05
Forum: EV Racing
Topic: E-Formula Extreme - Sydney presentation
Replies: 64
Views: 11214

E-Formula Extreme - Sydney presentation

WA Freight linners have a good service to Sydney.
by Catavolt
Thu, 07 Apr 2011, 17:06
Forum: EV Racing
Topic: 200mph what to use AC or DC??
Replies: 109
Views: 16286

200mph what to use AC or DC??

Picture of the bike before I remove the swing arm for the EnerTrac Hub motor.

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by Catavolt
Tue, 05 Apr 2011, 18:22
Forum: EV Racing
Topic: Newcastle Xprize
Replies: 15
Views: 4840

Newcastle Xprize

There will be a XPrize Ev Contest held in Newcastle later in the year. Time to dust off those old electrathon cars it looks like we have a race again on the East coast. More information at this website http://www.carbonvalley2050.org/page13564/news--events.aspx A draft of the Hunter Valley EV X-Priz...
by Catavolt
Mon, 04 Apr 2011, 14:52
Forum: EV Racing
Topic: E-Formula Extreme - Sydney presentation
Replies: 64
Views: 11214

E-Formula Extreme - Sydney presentation

The Catavolt rider is Jason Morris, Number 11
I know of another rider available if any one needs Jake Dolan.
by Catavolt
Mon, 21 Mar 2011, 17:32
Forum: EV Racing
Topic: 200mph what to use AC or DC??
Replies: 109
Views: 16286

200mph what to use AC or DC??

Speed week 2011 cancelled here is a video of the bike from a last week.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2fiBc0qQao4
by Catavolt
Fri, 11 Mar 2011, 15:22
Forum: EV Racing
Topic: 200mph what to use AC or DC??
Replies: 109
Views: 16286

200mph what to use AC or DC??

ewwwwh yuck
Nice build though should be interesting.
by Catavolt
Fri, 11 Mar 2011, 14:59
Forum: EV Racing
Topic: 200mph what to use AC or DC??
Replies: 109
Views: 16286

200mph what to use AC or DC??

I have some competition:) oh no not the Spog


http://www.ibys.org/shed/?p=394
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by Catavolt
Mon, 07 Mar 2011, 13:55
Forum: EV Racing
Topic: 200mph what to use AC or DC??
Replies: 109
Views: 16286

200mph what to use AC or DC??

Here is an updated picture of Catavolt 2011 almost ready.
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by Catavolt
Thu, 03 Mar 2011, 18:24
Forum: EV Racing
Topic: 200mph what to use AC or DC??
Replies: 109
Views: 16286

200mph what to use AC or DC??

Here is an article out of The Australian Motorcycle News Mag
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by Catavolt
Mon, 28 Feb 2011, 18:47
Forum: EV Racing
Topic: 200mph what to use AC or DC??
Replies: 109
Views: 16286

200mph what to use AC or DC??

Catavolt is please to announce the True Solar Time has become a Major sponsor! True Solar Time and NHP will be providing a Green power source for Catavolt at Speed Week. http://members.dodo.com.au/catavolt/pics/truesolartime.jpg Here is a little bit of what they do: True Solar Time specialises in th...
by Catavolt
Thu, 17 Feb 2011, 12:48
Forum: EV Racing
Topic: 200mph what to use AC or DC??
Replies: 109
Views: 16286

200mph what to use AC or DC??

you guys are missing 1 vital thing in the way of aerodynamics you may only to be able to do so much to the bike in that area I would like to keep the bike looking as much like a normal road bike as possible with a normal Rider or it doesnt count for me. Here is a recent article on the bike. http://...
by Catavolt
Tue, 15 Feb 2011, 21:13
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: EnerTrac hub motors Catavolt into electric motorcy
Replies: 6
Views: 2434

EnerTrac hub motors Catavolt into electric motorcy

Here is a video of the new motor from EnerTrac for the TTXGP

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ccrTTB4q_UQ
by Catavolt
Tue, 01 Feb 2011, 16:45
Forum: EV Racing
Topic: 200mph what to use AC or DC??
Replies: 109
Views: 16286

200mph what to use AC or DC??

The bike has been passed to use 4 motors so we are back on track.

I found this Channel 7 interview of the Catavolt bike last night.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=73Uw8agi98w
by Catavolt
Tue, 25 Jan 2011, 21:24
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: EnerTrac hub motors Catavolt into electric motorcy
Replies: 6
Views: 2434

EnerTrac hub motors Catavolt into electric motorcy

Catavolt/Daelim return to the salt and enter eFXC/TTXGP from http://www.evmotorcycle.org/home/node/53 evandy http://www.evmotorcycle.org/home/sites/default/files/images/daelim_250.jpg Catavolt/Daelim return to the salt and enter the xFXC/TTXGP Another year, another land speed challenge. Speed Week 2...
by Catavolt
Mon, 24 Jan 2011, 18:44
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: EnerTrac hub motors Catavolt into electric motorcy
Replies: 6
Views: 2434

EnerTrac hub motors Catavolt into electric motorcy

EV2Go wrote: very cool... one at the front one at the back?


If all goes to plan front and back.
The use of the EnerTrac Hub Motors will allow for better regen in race conditions and more room for batteries.
by Catavolt
Mon, 24 Jan 2011, 15:24
Forum: EV Racing
Topic: 7.46@177.05
Replies: 7
Views: 1963

7.46@177.05

looks like fun
by Catavolt
Sat, 22 Jan 2011, 07:11
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: EnerTrac hub motors Catavolt into electric motorcy
Replies: 6
Views: 2434

EnerTrac hub motors Catavolt into electric motorcy

EnerTrac hub motors Catavolt into electric motorcycle racing big time http://green.autoblog.com/2011/01/21/enertrac-hub-motors-catavolt-into-electric-motorcycle-racing-big/ http://www.blogcdn.com/green.autoblog.com/media/2011/01/catavolt-enertrac-630.jpg Australia's Team Catavolt have lofted their ...