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by tassie_tiger
Wed, 19 May 2010, 16:31
Forum: Members Machines
Topic: E-Machine
Replies: 57
Views: 10019

E-Machine

Featured in The Mercury newspaper today and online at: http://www.themercury.com.au/article/20 ... -news.html.

Also on the above linked website, a poll as to whether readers prefer the old or new bikes, so vote!
by tassie_tiger
Sat, 01 May 2010, 22:18
Forum: AEVA NSW Branch
Topic: Prius Plugin PHEV Conversion Kit
Replies: 19
Views: 10828

Prius Plugin PHEV Conversion Kit

We have performed PHEV conversions on several hundred Toyota Prius's to date in the USA. There are not too many PHEV Prius's as yet here in Australia. I was recently talking to a company in Melbourne that are designing a PHEV conversion kit right here in Australia and plan on selling it not only he...
by tassie_tiger
Sat, 21 Nov 2009, 21:40
Forum: General EV Discussion
Topic: iMiev "is here"
Replies: 16
Views: 2538

iMiev "is here"

Perhaps they mean, it's here - on their webpage.
by tassie_tiger
Tue, 13 Oct 2009, 01:42
Forum: Members Machines
Topic: Custom Built RC Powered e-Cruiser
Replies: 289
Views: 84439

Custom Built RC Powered e-Cruiser

Looking good KiM.... I have joined endless-sphere to follow the general e-bike topics. Watched a few videos of people using those RV motors, I love the whine sound the motor/controller makes. Is Matt ever going to produce RC kits for the general public like Cyclone/Elation?
by tassie_tiger
Sun, 13 Sep 2009, 03:55
Forum: Members Machines
Topic: Custom Built Rat E-Trike
Replies: 7
Views: 6312

Custom Built Rat E-Trike

Thanks for sharing, you have a great flair for artistic and great lines on the frame, and the quality of your workmanship and end product is simply fantastic.
by tassie_tiger
Fri, 04 Sep 2009, 21:56
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: EV Grin
Replies: 1
Views: 763

EV Grin

jag1475 wrote:it does not give me the mileage I need at least 100km before a charge


It probably would if they provided LiFEPO4.
by tassie_tiger
Thu, 03 Sep 2009, 04:40
Forum: General EV Discussion
Topic: EV Sera
Replies: 22
Views: 3881

EV Sera

He's getting close to completion...
by tassie_tiger
Sun, 30 Aug 2009, 23:57
Forum: General EV Discussion
Topic: Rav4 Anatomy
Replies: 31
Views: 5423

Rav4 Anatomy

by tassie_tiger
Fri, 28 Aug 2009, 04:00
Forum: Electric motors and controllers
Topic: The Zilla is back! Controller to resume production
Replies: 19
Views: 3679

The Zilla is back! Controller to resume production

TheConverted wrote: Thats great news. The used ones wont be going up in price any more.

Any chance of a very basic one? 144v 500a model under the $1000 mark?



Not an endorsement, but:

http://www.paulandsabrinasevstuff.com/store/page3.html
by tassie_tiger
Tue, 25 Aug 2009, 01:38
Forum: Scooters, mopeds and electric toys
Topic: Elation Bikes - anyone used their kit?
Replies: 95
Views: 26853

Elation Bikes - anyone used their kit?


Just wondering if anyone has any experience with their kits?


http://elationebikes.com.au/
by tassie_tiger
Fri, 07 Aug 2009, 03:28
Forum: EV Motoring
Topic: Car buyers still want gas guzzlers - GM
Replies: 6
Views: 2031

Car buyers still want gas guzzlers - GM

US consumers still want to buy big "gas-guzzler" cars and General Motors has to respond to the demand, GM vice-chairman Bob Lutz says in an interview. Mr Lutz told the Swiss newspaper Tages-Anzeiger that the ailing US auto giant had decided this week to ramp up production of big pick-up trucks and ...
by tassie_tiger
Tue, 07 Jul 2009, 16:13
Forum: Electric motors and controllers
Topic: Siemens for $100 including controller
Replies: 1
Views: 947

Siemens for $100 including controller

Jealous? Envious? I am!

http://www.diyelectriccar.com/forums/sh ... hp?t=33633

What a bargain - and how did he do it in 3 weeks?
by tassie_tiger
Sun, 21 Jun 2009, 16:10
Forum: Batteries, charging, management and monitoring
Topic: A123 batteries on special!
Replies: 2
Views: 1155

A123 batteries on special!


Half price B&D drill (isn't B&D owned by de Walt - which may be also using A123 battery?

http://www.alwaysonsale.com.au/aos/prod ... ess-drill/

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by tassie_tiger
Fri, 12 Jun 2009, 02:20
Forum: General EV Discussion
Topic: Potential Postie Bike replacement with e-bikes
Replies: 9
Views: 3521

Potential Postie Bike replacement with e-bikes

Hi Simon


is the bike on display somewhere for the public to see?

- fellow Hobartian
by tassie_tiger
Wed, 27 May 2009, 23:48
Forum: EV Motoring
Topic: Top Gear Australia
Replies: 90
Views: 17232

Top Gear Australia

Nakey, your siggy needs correcting.
by tassie_tiger
Thu, 21 May 2009, 04:14
Forum: Members Machines
Topic: Kearon's EV Capri
Replies: 121
Views: 23226

Kearon's EV Capri

Was it an ad for Kogan?

:)


Well done Kearon!

A heads up - your link isn't to Nathan's website.

The correct address is http://www.converturcar.com/ not http://www.convertyourcar.com/
by tassie_tiger
Tue, 19 May 2009, 23:54
Forum: EV Motoring
Topic: Obama wants better mileage for all
Replies: 0
Views: 686

Obama wants better mileage for all

Obviously has bent over for the oil companies:

http://www.news.com.au/business/story/0 ... 37,00.html
by tassie_tiger
Tue, 19 May 2009, 05:19
Forum: EV Motoring
Topic: Magnetic strips could power electric cars
Replies: 7
Views: 1369

Magnetic strips could power electric cars

yeah, but... for longer trips, charges as you travel and overcomes that issue where people reject EV's because of their lack of distance/have to wait for recharge issues (even though it's been said 95% of trips are less than 40-50 KM's).
by tassie_tiger
Fri, 08 May 2009, 21:39
Forum: General EV Discussion
Topic: Potential Postie Bike replacement with e-bikes
Replies: 9
Views: 3521

Potential Postie Bike replacement with e-bikes

http://www.themercury.com.au/images/uploadedfiles/editorial/pictures/2009/05/08/Bike1.jpg From http://www.themercury.com.au/article/2009/05/08/71731_tasmania-news.html DAMIEN BROWN May 08, 2009 04:00am TASMANIAN designer Simon Williams has braved rain and hail, savage dogs and dangerous drivers. Bu...
by tassie_tiger
Thu, 26 Feb 2009, 00:59
Forum: General EV Discussion
Topic: EV, 50km/h, 130 km range - $35 to $50k
Replies: 1
Views: 482

EV, 50km/h, 130 km range - $35 to $50k

BATTERIES ARE INCLUDED Alternative-energy vehicles are nothing new. On March 9, Shannons will offer for sale a rare 1914 electric car, the Rauch & Lang Brougham, at its annual Melbourne International Motor Show auction. Once part of the late Robert Holmes a Court's Heytesbury Holdings Collection, th...
by tassie_tiger
Sun, 15 Feb 2009, 02:04
Forum: Electric motors and controllers
Topic: Introductions & initial thoughts...
Replies: 16
Views: 3304

Introductions & initial thoughts...

Damn Geelong Football Club, they have a lot to answer for.