|Location||Las Condes, Santiago Chile map|
|Vehicle||1979 Citroen GS Club |
Red 1979 Citroen GS. I am third owner. Bought Dec 28 2006 to be converted during 2007. Finally converted during 2008/2009 and still in progress.
|Motor||Advanced DC 6.7 Series Wound DC|
|Drivetrain||6.7" red custom made DC motor. stock 4sp transmission without clutch.|
|Controller||Alltrax AXE 7245|
Bought used off eBay.
|Batteries||4, 48.00 Volt, |
4 floddies gotten for free for testing. Will be replaced by 6 8volt or 8 6 volt Trojans or equivalent. Future upgrade to 72v planned.
|System Voltage||48 Volts|
10amp, 48volts charger.
|DC/DC Converter||Vicor |
Small Vicor 48 to 12v, bought on ebay for US$15.
|Seating Capacity||5 adults|
|Tires||145 SR 15|
|Conversion Time||I've been gathering parts and fixing the glider for 10 months. Been actually wrenching less than 8 hours total.|
Update: worked another 100 or so hours during 2008, mostly removing the engine and making the adapter.
|Conversion Cost||US$1200 so far. Estimated around US$3000|
|Additional Features||Car has a second motor (small treadmill PM motor) to drive the hydraulic pump that runs brakes and suspension in a Citroen.|