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by g4qber
Mon, 11 Mar 2013, 05:03
Forum: EV Motoring
Topic: 2013 nissan leaf
Replies: 14
Views: 2258

2013 nissan leaf

i must remember not to get a nissan leaf until they have more direct / European power steering imiev & volt seem to be drivers' cars but the leaf is for the Japanese / Asian markets who like their steering light this observation is agreed by Ben Collins (the Stig) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0_4f...
by g4qber
Sun, 10 Mar 2013, 18:05
Forum: General EV Discussion
Topic: Old EV got 340 km on 1 charge [once]
Replies: 14
Views: 1715

Old EV got 340 km on 1 charge [once]


220km in imiev
a) 50km/h
b) flat road
c) ac off
d) 40 PSI
e) B mode


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zqSLNX3WlHY
by g4qber
Fri, 08 Mar 2013, 15:42
Forum: EV Motoring
Topic: Blade Model R
Replies: 12
Views: 1956

Blade Model R

but ross has mixed up acceleration
0 - 60kmh
vs
0 - 60mph = 100kmh

by g4qber
Fri, 08 Mar 2013, 15:24
Forum: EV Motoring
Topic: Blade Model R
Replies: 12
Views: 1956

Blade Model R

http://www.edmunds.com/tesla/model-s/20 ... test1.html

seems to be 100km/h to 0 stopping results
this article says 108 feet = 33 metres.
by g4qber
Fri, 08 Mar 2013, 07:55
Forum: EV Motoring
Topic: Blade Model R
Replies: 12
Views: 1956

Blade Model R

http://www.teslamotors.com/forum/forums/no-rare-earth-metals-model-s bye bye to rare earth stuff http://www.teslamotors.com/blog/induction-versus-dc-brushless-motors http://www.ehow.com/about_6619048_ac-dc-motors-electric-cars.html http://www.coppermotor.com/ http://www.economist.com/blogs/babbage/...
by g4qber
Wed, 06 Mar 2013, 14:24
Forum: Admin Notices
Topic: sort posts with latest first
Replies: 3
Views: 780

sort posts with latest first

perhaps we could have a poll to see if others would like to have the latest posts shown first.
currently the first post is shown first
by g4qber
Tue, 05 Mar 2013, 01:07
Forum: EV Motoring
Topic: Blade Model R
Replies: 12
Views: 1956

Blade Model R

by g4qber
Tue, 05 Mar 2013, 00:19
Forum: For Sale/Wanted
Topic: PRICE CUT- Selling 2010 Blade Electron $20,000 ONO
Replies: 4
Views: 527

PRICE CUT- Selling 2010 Blade Electron $20,000 ONO

Hi Bernie hopefully you may decide to keep Frank with this info. here is Ross's reply about servicing in Sydney: Hi Joseph, Service and support in Sydney is provided through Denmor Automotive Services in Lane Cove. They offer combined auto electrical and mechanical service: Sydney: Denmor Automotive...
by g4qber
Mon, 04 Mar 2013, 15:15
Forum: EV Motoring
Topic: EV Charging Stations on Google Maps
Replies: 7
Views: 2346

EV Charging Stations on Google Maps

ive been updating recargo info in perth

http://www.recargo.com/search?search=pe ... =+++SEARCH+++
by g4qber
Wed, 27 Feb 2013, 15:21
Forum: For Sale/Wanted
Topic: PRICE CUT- Selling 2010 Blade Electron $20,000 ONO
Replies: 4
Views: 527

PRICE CUT- Selling 2010 Blade Electron $20,000 ONO

hi bernie

i thought you were going to give it to your nephew?
by g4qber
Sun, 24 Feb 2013, 18:04
Forum: EV Motoring
Topic: 2013 nissan leaf
Replies: 14
Views: 2258

2013 nissan leaf

http://nissannews.com/en-US/nissan/usa/presskits/us-2013-nissan-leaf-press-kit battery warranty in the US anyway "The advanced lithium-ion battery pack carries an industry-competitive warranty of 8 years or 100,000 miles. Under an expanded New Electric Vehicle Limited Warranty, Nissan will protect ...
by g4qber
Sat, 23 Feb 2013, 16:39
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: New Member from Brisbane
Replies: 27
Views: 3125

New Member from Brisbane

the imiev is a dark horse in the EV race. acmotor any news on using the CHADEMO for faster charging using 32A? I was hanging out for the Leaf 6.6 on board charger Phil Sadow has done his own 6.6 conversion http://www.greencarreports.com/news/1078184_evse-upgrade-testing-6-6-kw-upgrade-to-halve-leaf-...
by g4qber
Wed, 20 Feb 2013, 06:29
Forum: Batteries, charging, management and monitoring
Topic: What an EVSE provides
Replies: 145
Views: 16267

What an EVSE provides

Brian's leaf pulls 18A on circontrol fbox. I couldn't believe my eyes at first. this box had a replacement part as it died. the circontrol unit is supposed to supply MAX 16A, this is the older model. current model on http://www.e-station.com.au/homecharge.html is 32A It has just dawned on me that pe...
by g4qber
Sun, 17 Feb 2013, 17:59
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: New Member from Brisbane
Replies: 27
Views: 3125

New Member from Brisbane

I wonder if/when gen 3 imiev will be in australia it has built in timer for off peak power charging - tesla, leaf & volt have it already i currently use a hydroponics timer for the imiev i really like the strong regen. here are my imiev observations: http://forums.aeva.asn.au/viewtopic.php?title=the...
by g4qber
Wed, 13 Feb 2013, 15:12
Forum: For Sale/Wanted
Topic: For sale 2010 Blade Electron Mark IV $23,000
Replies: 8
Views: 738

For sale 2010 Blade Electron Mark IV $23,000

g4qber is a made up alias I am into macs eg. g4 cube, hence g4qb and google needs 6 characters hence g4qber ross is back with the Blade R Model http://www.evcorporation.com.au/ http://www.bev.com.au/ have you asked Ross about servicing in Sydney? check out my review of the imiev http://forums.aeva.a...
by g4qber
Wed, 13 Feb 2013, 15:05
Forum: EV Motoring
Topic: Blade Model R
Replies: 12
Views: 1956

Blade Model R

by g4qber
Mon, 11 Feb 2013, 03:08
Forum: EV Motoring
Topic: Catalyst on EVs
Replies: 12
Views: 1567

Catalyst on EVs

Perhaps the lotus should be retired or maybe rebadged as an alfa romeo
Since alfas had/have reputation of reliability issues

They like to show it cos it is sexy

Perhaps next time they need to loan hans/robyns tesla

They also could interview me with the volts rcd issues :D
by g4qber
Sun, 10 Feb 2013, 09:52
Forum: For Sale/Wanted
Topic: For sale 2010 Blade Electron Mark IV $23,000
Replies: 8
Views: 738

For sale 2010 Blade Electron Mark IV $23,000

Hi bernie
I sent you emails but they probably went into your spam box
I have listened to your podcasts about 5x now

Will you be getting another ev?
by g4qber
Sat, 09 Feb 2013, 16:48
Forum: General EV Discussion
Topic: mennekes vs j1772
Replies: 17
Views: 2418

mennekes vs j1772

http://www.plugincars.com/honda-fit-ev-overheats-blink-charger-126246.html ooh 40amps. j1772 up to 80A http://greentransportation.info/ev-fast-charging-whether-standardized-or-not 30 amp / 70 amp j1772 cables http://store.leviton.com/J1772-Charge-Connector-and-Cable-Electric-Vehicle/b/5742800011
by g4qber
Sat, 09 Feb 2013, 16:39
Forum: General EV Discussion
Topic: mennekes vs j1772
Replies: 17
Views: 2418

mennekes vs j1772

europe has chosen mennekes http://green.autoblog.com/2013/02/05/european-commission-decides-on-mennekes-type-2-plug-standard/ http://elonmusktesla.wordpress.com/tag/chademo-fast-charge/ what will australia choose? http://therevproject.com/trials/charging-trial.php http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/NEMA_c...