OwnerBob Fuerstenau
LocationBoca Raton, Florida United States map
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Vehicle1994 Toyota Pickup
MotorNetgain Warp9 Series Wound DC
Drivetrain5 speed manual transmission. clutch-less
ControllerCafe Electric Zilla1K
Batteries20 Interstate U2200, 6.00 Volt, Lead-Acid, Flooded
System Voltage120 Volts
ChargerZivan NG3
120 Volt
HeaterIn South Florida a heater is the least of our worries
DC/DC Converter
Am using a computer power supply to charge auxiliary battery. So far seems to be working ok
Top Speed65 MPH (104 KPH)
Have only had up to 55 thus far. Capable of at least 65
AccelerationFairly slow--about the same as original 4 cyl.
Range40 Miles (64 Kilometers)
Have had to 40 miles twice. First time was short drives 5-10 miles. Second time was 2 drives of 25 miles. Started getting pretty slow as 40 miles.
EV Miles
Start:144,000 Miles (231,696 Kilometers)
Current:147,350 Miles (237,086 Kilometers)
Total:3,350 Miles (5,390 Kilometers)
Seating Capacity2 comfortably 3 if friendly
Curb Weight3,715 Pounds (1,688 Kilograms)
Have too much weight in rear. 35% front 65% rear. Am moving 3 batteries from rear to front. Approx. 200 lbs transfer
Tires205/70R15 Hankook Optimo. Truck originally came with 195/75r14
Conversion Time9 months to date. New paint
Conversion Cost9k
Additional FeaturesHas tilt bed

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