OwnerSteve Hawkins
Owner's Other EVs1993 Dodge TEVan
2002 Toyota RAV4-EV
1998 Chevrolet S-10E
RXT-G (range extending trailer - generator)
1997 RAV4-EV Demonstration Prototype OEM EV
LocationVail, Colorado United States map
Vehicle2005 Home Built
Batteries30 Eagle Picher NIF-200, 6.00 Volt, Nickel-Iron (Edison)
5 cell units with KOH solution.
System Voltage180 Volts
30 NiFe EP NIF-200 Edison units mirroring the TEVan's under carriage installed EP pack, allowing for a full second string, and range increases (by mathematical theory [added energy less added weight and drag]) from 80 miles to 135 miles per charge. The trailer is air cooled/vented, with a pressurized supply system from the front down the starboard side, and a vacuum system is used on the port side extending to the rear exhaust.

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