Starting PointBattery Detail
OwnerTony Castley
LocationCanberra, Australian Capital Territory Australia map
Web/EmailWebPage email image
Vehicle1985 Suzuki RG250
Motor Colossus 12kw Brushless DC
This is one of the first prototypes of the Colossus motor.
Outrunner with a water cooled core.

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ControllerKelly KHB72701
Modified firmware to support the outrunner.
Batteries120 Headway 38120S, 3.30 Volt, Lithium Iron Phosphate
Custom build battery plates.
System Voltage72 Volts
Off board charger.
DC/DC ConverterVicor VI-J4P-EW-B1
Vicor busmod DC/DC
InstrumentationAcewell ACE-3850.
This is being driven with a Zeva Fuel gauge driver plus. WebPage
Top Speed70 MPH (112 KPH)
AccelerationAcceleration is good, about the same as a 4 stroke 250cc street bike.
Range50 Miles (80 Kilometers)
Not fully tested.
EV Miles
Current:70 Miles (112 Kilometers)
    As of 8/6/2013
Seating Capacity2 adults
Curb Weight297 Pounds (135 Kilograms)
This is around 13lbs lighter than the original bike
Conversion TimeToo long
Conversion CostToo much

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