Engine CompartmentIs it done yet?tranny & motorbattery
OwnerMichael Golub
Owner's Other EVs1986 Toyota Pickup
1981 Volkswagen Rabbit
1994 MTD 12 38
1990 Subaru Loyale
1985 Toyota Tercel SR5
2004 Artic Cat F7
1990 Subaru Loyale
1986 Chevrolet Sprint
LocationFairbanks, Alaska United States map
Vehicle1998 Chevrolet Metro
MotorJack and Heintz G29 Shunt Wound DC
Aircraft Generator
ControllerCurtis 1209 upgraded
Batteries9, 8.00 Volt, Lead-Acid, Flooded
plus 24 volts for the field
System Voltage72 Volts
ChargerSchumacher se 1072
Heaterpropane hilton
Top Speed55 MPH (88 KPH)
pack voltage = max speed
Range20 Miles (32 Kilometers)
does 17 miles to about 25% dead.
EV Miles
Start:91,400 Miles (147,062 Kilometers)
Current:91,667 Miles (147,492 Kilometers)
Total:267 Miles (429 Kilometers)
    As of 7/10/2008
Seating Capacity2, unless I fix the back seat
Curb Weight2,600 Pounds (1,181 Kilograms)
Tiresstock, have a set of studs
Conversion Time....
Conversion CostThis is supposed to be my ultra low cost conversion...

code by jerry