ET2ET2ET2ET2 Snow PlowET2 Garden PlowET2 Garden PlowET2ET2 Testing1966 Massey Ferguson MF10
OwnerDoug Hart
Owner's Other EVsSears Riding Mower
AVCO New Idea EGT200
1971 General Electric Elec-Trak E12
1972 General Electric E12M
LocationMarkham, Ontario Canada map
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Vehicle1966 Massey MF10
garden tractor.
MotorAdvanced DC 140-07-4001 Series Wound DC
2hp- continuous
3hp- 1hr
10hp- peak
CCW only
Drivetrain4sp trans-axle
direct drive, no clutch.
ControllerKelly KD36200
non programmable
80amp continuous
200amp peak
foot throttle
Batteries3 Energizer 27DC-850N, 12.00 Volt, Lead-Acid, Flooded
Wall-mart group 27 deep cycle
System Voltage36 Volts
Clarke fork lift 36volt, 25amp charger.
DC/DC Converter
12volt tap off one battery
Top SpeedGoes faster that the gas version
10 to 15 mph
Seating Capacity1 adult
Curb Weight680 Pounds (309 Kilograms)
about the same as the gas version
Conversion Timeon and off over 3 months
Additional FeaturesHead lights, tail light.
Modified the Vari-Drive control to be the parking brake.
The goal was to make a usable electric garden tractor, factory lift was retained so attachments can be used.
It works drives nice and quiet, surprising how much noise the trany makes.

Here's a Video of the test run.

Here's a Video of a test drive.

Update jan.16/2011
Mounted a snow plow on and did some testing plowing snow, today is the first time ET2 did something useful.
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Update feb.6/2011
More snow plowing.
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Update apr.15/2011
Another video with some power and pulling test's.
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Update apr 29/2011
Video Plowing the garden.
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Video pulling a set of Discs in the garden.

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