OwnerKirk White
LocationSilver Springs, Nevada US map
Vehicle1990 Chevrolet S10
5 Speed Manual Cluthless
MotorAdvanced DC FB1-4001 A Series Wound DC
ControllerKelly 12800 B
800 Amp 320 Amps continuous
Batteries16 Energizer EGC2, 6.00 Volt, Lead-Acid, Flooded
With Flowrite Automatic Battery Watering System
System Voltage96 Volts
ChargerSchumacher 1072
with a Lester 15660 30 Amp in Series
Heater1500 Watt Electric Water
DC/DC Converter
12 Volt Deep Cycle Utility Battery with Solar Charging
InstrumentationWestach Amp and Volt meters
Top Speed70 MPH (112 KPH)
I Never Drive That Fast
AccelerationModest
Range40 Miles (64 Kilometers)
At Highway Speeds with Grades. Much Better In Town Driving Conservatively
Watt Hours/Mile300 Wh/Mile
250 to 350 Watts Per Mile Depending on Driving Conditions
EV Miles
Start:172,055 Miles (276,836 Kilometers)
Current:173,687 Miles (279,462 Kilometers)
Total:1,632 Miles (2,625 Kilometers)
Seating Capacity3 adults Up Front
Curb Weight3,610 Pounds (1,640 Kilograms)
1250 lbs of that is Batteries, chargers, and Solar panels.
TiresViva 2 Low Rolling Resistance
Conversion TimeA couple Months
Additional Features6 Arco M668 Solar Panels, About 300 watts.
Flowrite Automatic Battery Watering System.
2 Extra Leaf Springs.
Tilt Bed.
The solar panels make a huge difference.
I can probably drive about 6 miles a day without plugging in. But I do. Since We live off grid Its All Free Anyway!

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