Go Kart conversion
OwnerBarry Elkin
Owner's Other EVs2002 Toyota RAV4 EV
1991 GMC G-Vans
1973 New Idea Electric Garden Tractor
LocationLittleton, North Carolina US map
Web/EmailWebPage email image
Vehicle Spiderbox 3206
MotorGeneral Electric Series Wound DC
Complete rear end from a Taylor Dunn industrial
electric vehicle.
ControllerAlltrax SPM 48300
The alltrax works great.
Batteries6 Nissan Leaf 7.6 volt modules, 0.00 Volt,
One set of 6, 7.6 volt 65 ah modules in
series.
System Voltage48 Volts
Charger
48 volt
Top Speed45 MPH (72 KPH)
AccelerationWas much quicker on take off with the old solenoid speed control system. Now with the Alltrex controller the acceleration is controllable and smooth.
RangeThe true range is unknown. It has never run out of power.
Seating Capacity2 bucket seats.
Conversion TimeIf it is ever 100% finished I would guess 40 hours.
Conversion Cost$2500.00
It is now a very quick and fast and quiet hot rod. Everyone loves it. It
is too fast for some people.

code by jerry