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by Greg partridge
Fri, 25 Jan 2013, 11:28
Forum: Technical and conversion discussion
Topic: Brake testing
Replies: 13
Views: 2565

Brake testing

Here are some pics showing progress on the conversion. Image
by Greg partridge
Fri, 25 Jan 2013, 02:36
Forum: Members Machines
Topic: Richo's AC Handi Sports
Replies: 84
Views: 12951

Richo's AC Handi Sports

What batteries are you planning on using? I have just brought a '93 Mira similar to this to convert.
by Greg partridge
Sat, 19 Jan 2013, 10:49
Forum: General EV Discussion
Topic: 2013 World Solar Challenge
Replies: 4
Views: 1149

2013 World Solar Challenge

What are the dates?
by Greg partridge
Tue, 15 May 2012, 09:12
Forum: Members Machines
Topic: Stuart's Work in progress
Replies: 58
Views: 11257

Stuart's Work in progress

Stuart,
What type and brand are these batteries? Where did you buy them from?
by Greg partridge
Sun, 29 Apr 2012, 18:26
Forum: Technical and conversion discussion
Topic: Cable gauge
Replies: 5
Views: 1628

Cable gauge

I am doing a 72volt 6kw scooter conversion. Does anyone know what gauge cable I should run for the high voltage current?
Greg
by Greg partridge
Tue, 24 Apr 2012, 03:56
Forum: General EV Discussion
Topic: RMS certification costs.
Replies: 3
Views: 877

RMS certification costs.

How expensive have members found the compliance certification for RMS (RTA). I am already been prepared by my certifier that it will be a expensive process.
by Greg partridge
Wed, 18 Apr 2012, 22:43
Forum: Technical and conversion discussion
Topic: Brake testing
Replies: 13
Views: 2565

Brake testing

Yes my 1978 Vespa only cost $600 originally. I am converting to a hub motor with disc brakes instead of the old drum brakes. I'm told that if it was 1976 or earlier the test wouldn't be needed. Evidently we need to hire the Sydney Dragway for the day to complete the test as it can't be done on publi...
by Greg partridge
Wed, 18 Apr 2012, 01:35
Forum: Technical and conversion discussion
Topic: Brake testing
Replies: 13
Views: 2565

Brake testing

Has anyone who has converted a motorbike or scooter been required by their engineer to have a brake test costing $1800, in order to meet ADR 33?
by Greg partridge
Mon, 16 Apr 2012, 19:58
Forum: Technical and conversion discussion
Topic: Hub motor swing arm
Replies: 4
Views: 1397

Hub motor swing arm

Can anyone recommend someone who can manufacture a swing arm for a hub motor for my Vespa conversion? I have had 1quote at $4000! Too much I think.
Greg
by Greg partridge
Tue, 03 Apr 2012, 03:39
Forum: Technical and conversion discussion
Topic: Engineer requests
Replies: 28
Views: 5865

Engineer requests

I am needing a engineer to certify my Vespa modifications. Can anyone suggest someone who is qualified and acceptable to the RMS.