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OwnerWilliam Lewis
LocationRichmond, Texas United States map
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Vehicle2002 Hyundai Accent
White Hyundai 3 door
Motor 570-348-500 Raymond Separately Excited DC
9 inch sepex motor with tapered shaft.
DrivetrainRaymond fork lift motor direct couple to manual transmission, no clutch.
ControllerKelly KD72503
72 volt sep-ex controller with regen.
Batteries12 Interstate PFGC2, 6.00 Volt, Lead-Acid, Flooded
Lead acid golf cart battery 200AH
System Voltage72 Volts
ChargerHSE HWC4
72 volt traction charger 208 volt 30 amp
Heaternone yet, AC setup to be driven from 12v motor, not connected yet.
Instrumentationdigital amp meter, Pck volt meter
Top Speed48 MPH (77 KPH)
Range20 Miles (32 Kilometers)
Best range so far at top speed is 20 miles.
Watt Hours/Mile225 Wh/Mile
EV Miles
Start:60,000 Miles (96,540 Kilometers)
    As of 5/15/2009
Seating Capacity5 adults
Curb Weight2,200 Pounds (999 Kilograms)
1890 - 300-400lbs of engine plus 720 lbs of batteries plus 90lbs of motor
Conversion Time4 months working 1-2 days a week.
Conversion Cost$1,200 - car, motor $800, controller $1000, batteries $900, about $5000.00US including misc.

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