Seat AreaCage AreaMy Goal
LocationTuscaloosa, Alabama United States map
Web/EmailWebPage email image
Vehicle1993 Suzuki GSX-R1100
Donor bike from uncle. Already been de-ICED and now I'm in
process of taking it apart to clean. Also working out my
component picks
MotorMars E-TEK RT 24-72VDC Permanent Magnet DC
Thing weighs a ton.
ControllerAlltrax AXE 7234
Unpurchased (please advise)
BatteriesPower Sonic PS12400, 12.00 Volt, Lead-Acid, AGM
5-6 AGM batteries. I'd like more than 40ah but I'm on a budget.
System Voltage60 Volts
Charger Wagan 2513 $28
I was going to put one of these on each battery. More wires but
get an even and balanced charges to my batteries. It's out of
stock so if anyone can recommend something else.

DC/DC Converter
Up for suggestions
InstrumentationI'd love to leave some links for review but this page formats
the web link when it hits a ".com" instead of the ending html
or xml. Ugh.
Top SpeedI'm hoping for a top speed around 55 and a range of 20 miles.
Comments welcome.
AccelerationI plan on getting into the Alltrax software and making the
acceleration delayed for safety.
Range20 Miles (32 Kilometers)
I'm hoping for 20 miles with the specs I have.
Seating Capacity1 adult
Conversion Time2 years
Conversion CostMotor = $150 (a STEAL!)
Controller = $250-350
Batteries = $400-600
Frame = $0
Sprockets = $140
Instruments = $125
Additional FeaturesI was looking to have a 14 tooth drive sprocket paired with a 70 tooth rear sprocket
giving me a 5:1 gearing ratio. I'm fairly positive this will give me the range and speed I
This is a work in progress I would LOVE to get some feedback on my equipment choices.

I'd love to list my links but the page doesn't format anything after the ".com" in the address.

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