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OwnerDamien Maguire
Owner's Other EVs2001 BMW E39 520i
1996 BMW 316i Compact
LocationWicklow, County Wicklow Ireland map
Web/EmailWebPage email image
Vehicle1994 Honda Honda CBR600F2
In reasonable condition apart from a few problems mostly to do with farings and engine.
Motor Nissan forklift motors Series Wound DC
Two 48v series wound 3.9kw ex forklift motors. refurbished and brush advanced.
DrivetrainTwo 48v nissan forklift motors. Series parallel switching direct chain drive. approx 3.5:1 ratio.
Controller Homemade - revolt
Custom igbt version of revolt controller.
Batteries8 Odyssey PC680, 12.00 Volt, Lead-Acid, AGM
Going to start with odyssey pc680 agm batteries for testing then hopefullt move to headway lithium.
System Voltage96 Volts
Charger Homemade
igbt based buck converter charger. multi stage non isolated.
DC/DC Converter none
probably just going to use a small gel battery to run the 12v systems.
InstrumentationMay go with a cycle analyst or a custom display. Speedo runs from the front wheel so major advantage on this model!
Top Speed80 MPH (128 KPH)
Looking for a top of 80+mph. cruise at 60ish.
AccelerationShould be good with the twin motors.
Range20 Miles (32 Kilometers)
Initial range with lead will be poor. Hope to get a good 20 miles with lithium.
Watt Hours/MileUnknow at this point
EV Miles
Start:24,885 Miles (40,039 Kilometers)
Current:24,885 Miles (40,039 Kilometers)
Total:0 Miles (0 Kilometers)
Seating Capacity1 adult
Curb Weight0
Unknow at this point
Conversion TimeJust getting started as of 08/10.
Conversion CostEstimate 3000 euros.
Additional FeaturesWill have off board fast charger based at home.
Bike sold as a part completed project in October 2012. Hope to see it in action!

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