|Location||Sanford, Florida US map|
|Vehicle||1995 Pontiac Firebird Trans Am |
The Muscle Car Lives
|Motor||Netgain WarP 11 Series Wound DC|
|Controller||DC Power Systems Raptor 1200|
|Batteries||13 Sears DieHard P1, 12.00 Volt, Lead-Acid, AGM|
Sears Diehard Platinum P-1, supposedly equivalent to PC-1500 by Odyssey / Enersys
|System Voltage||156 Volts|
|Charger||Manzanita Micro PFC-30|
With amps display, buck enhancement. Now charging with a 220V line. Batteries go from 12V to full in about 2 hours. Currently cuts back due to heat.
|DC/DC Converter||Iota 55 Amp|
|Top Speed||75 MPH (120 KPH)|
Not tested, speedometer not working yet. It drives on the interstate and can maintain speed with traffic.
|Acceleration||Not Tested, been fixing suspension hops under full throttle.|
|Range||25 Miles (40 Kilometers)|
20 miles of cruising, 30-50 mph drew about 1 volt per battery. Comfortable discharge for me is 1.2V, 20 is expected.
|Seating Capacity||2 adults|
|Tires||255-45-17, 42 psi. Max is 51, but the ride is already pretty stiff due to air bags in the rear springs.|
|Conversion Time||~ 2 years|