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by htial
Thu, 27 Nov 2008, 00:15
Forum: Electric motors and controllers
Topic: Motor Controller Design: A Photo Journal!
Replies: 39
Views: 5366

Motor Controller Design: A Photo Journal!

It's transparent aluminium, not polycarbonate. Don't you watch Star Trek? It's a step up from Kearon's "Wireless Power" cover story for his unfinished Capri at the field day. Oh yeah...   ...I forgot about that... Where can I check out Kearon's cover story???...   ...I've watched his vids a number ...
by htial
Wed, 26 Nov 2008, 23:51
Forum: Electric motors and controllers
Topic: Motor Controller Design: A Photo Journal!
Replies: 39
Views: 5366

Motor Controller Design: A Photo Journal!

Aww...   ...The polycarbonate buss bars look so much better than the copper ones...

/noob statement...   Image
by htial
Wed, 26 Nov 2008, 19:04
Forum: EV Motoring
Topic: SBS frontline doco on CO2 last night
Replies: 5
Views: 902

SBS frontline doco on CO2 last night

Was that the one called "Heat" on Cutting Edge???...
by htial
Wed, 26 Nov 2008, 18:40
Forum: General EV Discussion
Topic: Power output question...
Replies: 54
Views: 4601

Power output question...

I'd like to see that dyno graph done in 1st, second, third and fourth on the same chart to compare gearbox/diff efficiency at various speeds. It would require a dyno that can handle high torque. Are there any graphs of that sort out there ? I don't have any power graphs for any other gears at the m...
by htial
Wed, 26 Nov 2008, 06:35
Forum: General EV Discussion
Topic: Power output question...
Replies: 54
Views: 4601

Power output question...

Hay Woody... Thanks for your reply... I didn't fully understand how power was rated for electric motors...   ...but you've cleared that up heaps... You've also given me a heap to think about...   ...and lots of new words to learn...   ...and a realisation that this isn't going to be cheep to start w...
by htial
Tue, 25 Nov 2008, 06:17
Forum: General EV Discussion
Topic: Power output question...
Replies: 54
Views: 4601

Power output question...

So I'm still learning and trying to work out what would be the best way to go with a project... Most likely I'll be going with a Skyline as my base...   ...As I'm a huge Skyline fan...   ...('09 Nissan GT-R Electric? I WISH! http://forums.aeva.asn.au/smileys/smiley17.gif )...   ...I love the perform...
by htial
Sat, 22 Nov 2008, 23:02
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: New Member...
Replies: 3
Views: 976

New Member...

Hi Laith Welcome to you. I'm in the eastern suburbs of Melbourne and I'm in the 'collecting bits and getting the car respayed' (not normal but essential for this one) stage of a conversion. Sparky Brother is also out east here and has his motor out, has emotor and controller but needs more bits. We...
by htial
Fri, 21 Nov 2008, 20:20
Forum: General EV Discussion
Topic: America's big three and the future of the ICE
Replies: 13
Views: 991

America's big three and the future of the ICE

This amuses me too...   ...Lets hope that if GM falls, Holden can at least hold on...   ...I would hate to see a company like Holden fail because of someone else...

And maybe we might see an "EV2" some time soon...
by htial
Fri, 21 Nov 2008, 03:36
Forum: Members Machines
Topic: Kearon's EV Capri
Replies: 121
Views: 18070

Kearon's EV Capri

Hi Kearon... Thanks for directing me towards these forums...   (I can't remember how I got to your site http://forums.aeva.asn.au/smileys/smiley26.gif )   ...I've watched all your vids on www.evcapri.com and love the end of number 7 the most...   ...Really makes me want to get my hands dirty and sta...
by htial
Fri, 21 Nov 2008, 02:58
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: New Member...
Replies: 3
Views: 976

New Member...

Hi Everyone... Just thought I'd introduce myself as I've just signed up as a member... I live in the South Eastern part of Melbourne and work for the City of Greater Dandenong as a HACC (Home and Community Care) worker... I'm 30...   ...but gladly don't look that old and defiantly don't act my age.....