Owner's Other EV1960 Volkswagen Beetle
LocationRichmond, Virginia United States map
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Vehicle1962 Sears Craftsman 6HP
Has 2 Blade cutting deck and Snow Blower
Motor Manta Permanent Magnet DC
Plan to add a 12v fan to force air in brush end.
DrivetrainOriginal 3 Speed
ControllerKelly KDS48100E
36V contactor with on - off switch and 100 A Fuse
Batteries3, 12.00 Volt, Lead-Acid, Flooded
May try NiMh but to start will be flooded
System Voltage36 Volts
ChargerWilderness Energy
Seating CapacitySeats One
TiresOriginal - have had to put tubes in the
rear ones
Conversion Time"Free Time"
Conversion CostSpare Quarters
Still under construction...but
1st version - reused original pulley 1" ID on a shaft with
coupling to the 7/8" OD motor shaft. too noisy and flimsey.

2nd version - New double 3" pulley mounted on the motor.
Have original snow blower but have to figure out how to get
original special pulley to mount on the motor.

code by jerry