OwnerSteve Heckeroth
Owner's Other EVs1984 Volkswagen Rabbit
1963 Type 34 Karmann Ghia
1964 Type 34 Karmann Ghia
LocationAlbion, California United States map
Web/EmailWebPage email image
VehicleYanmar tractor
Motor Compound Wound DC
surplus aircraft starter
DrivetrainStock clutch and transmission
ControllerCurtis 1204-001
275 Amp
Batteries12 Interstate 125, 6.00 Volt, Lead-Acid, Flooded
(two strings)
System Voltage36 Volts
ChargerLester 9840
72 Volt 40 Amp
Instrumentationa) Curtis Battery Indicator
b) analog ammeter
Top Speed15 MPH (24 KPH)
Seating Capacity1 adult
Tirestractor rear, steel belted radials front
Additional FeaturesThe tractor steering is accomplished with a linear actuator. There is a toggle switch on the left armrest, with a little practice it works very easily.
Same battery pack in service for 7 years! Very reliable!

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