LocationWolverhampton, England United Kingdom map
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Vehicle2000 Fiat Bravo
Motor Series Wound DC
9.25" forklift truck motor, part no.6R5420 from a CAT F40D.Harder
brushes fitted, advanced timing,and balanced.Fingers crossed this
motor provides the power needed.
ControllerZapi H2B 600amp
will not set up for regen. because i will need to advance motor timing.
This controller worked really well for 10500 miles when it was replaced
by a Soliton1, only because I wanted even more power. The H2B is
now for sale.
Batteries0.00 Volt, Lithium Iron Phosphate
These Winston 160's have now travelled 21,000 miles and no
problems, as of 30/01/15.
System Voltage120 Volts
ChargerZivan NG3
Heater1500w ceramic Made controller so i will be able to phone car which will
start heater for set time.Fitted and tested on 110v,was -1 outside but felt
nice and warm very quickly inside car.
In the real world two would work just right.
DC/DC Converter
55 amp wired always on, so no problems, works great this way.
InstrumentationKeeping it simple- A cycle analyst. This worked good until I broke it.
Now using a JLD404 ok boot not as good as the CA.
Top SpeedOn the flat no problem reaching 80mph (private road)
AccelerationNo clutch so a second gear start is quick upto 38 but changing to third
spoils my 0-60 time, set at 1000amps and a clutch I'm sure my time
would be under 7 seconds.
RangeSummer around 60 Eco foot and 50 normal
Winter around 50 Eco foot and 40 normal.
Watt Hours/Mile285 Wh/Mile
Seating CapacityWill still be five after conversion.
Curb Weight0
Before 1050kg
Additional Featuresroad legal on 10/11/12. Never forget it, real proud moment and free tax, GET IN!

Zapi controller for sale works and looks like new plus contacts and wiring.
120 volts 600 amps.

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