Ready to mount motormotor mount partscutout startedrear view24 volt generator will be the motorBattery box-front suspensionSuspension should fitTrans back in chassis
OwnerRobert Lange
Owner's Other EVsElectric Motorcycle
Off-Road Electric Wheelchair
F4 Drop Tank
1981 Jet Electrica
1978 Ez-Go Golf Cart
1987 Kawasaki KX 125
2006 Bronco Beach Cruiser
1970 Volkswagen Bug
1963 Rambler 440
1985 Honda CR80
LocationKelseyville, California United States map
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Vehicle1953 Grumman plane float
24 volt 3 wheeler
MotorWestinghouse generator Compound Wound DC
actually a 24 volt aircraft generator 300 amps
Drivetrain1984 virago 5 speed and rear suspension, shaft drive
ControllerKelly 24 - 48 volt 400A. with regen.
Batteries4 Dynasty UPS, 12.00 Volt, Lead-Acid, AGM
Recycled UPS batteries
double 24V 100ah.= 200AH @ 24Volts
System Voltage24 Volts
Charger homemade
Variac 18A 0-180V. (adjustable) ... 35A. rectifier, capacitor, 2 gauges
really easy!
Heaterdutch oven in the sun
Instrumentationstate of charge meter
Top Speed55 MPH (88 KPH)
Accelerationshould be great
Range35 Miles (56 Kilometers)
depending on terrain
Seating Capacity2 adults
Curb Weight700 Pounds (318 Kilograms)
float only weighes 150lbs.
Tires150-90-15 rear
185-70-14 front
Conversion Costso far $300.00
To finish $2000. more

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