OwnerChris Jorgensen
LocationSan Antonio, Texas United States map
Web/EmailWebPage email image
Vehicle2004 Kawasaki ex500 ninja 500
I bought a salvaged ninja 500 at an auction
and removed the ICE, swapping in all
electrical components and made it roadworthy
by replacing seals, bearings, brakes, and
MotorMars ME1003 Permanent Magnet DC
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DrivetrainDirect drive, 14T front, 55T rear 3.9:1
ControllerAlltrax SR 72400
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Batteries0.00 Volt, Lithium-Ion
11 Nissan Leaf 62AH cells in series
configuration. Kept slightly under-charged
to stay within Alltrax voltage limits and to
prolong battery life
System Voltage90 Volts
ChargerDelta-Q Technologies Delta-Q QuiQ-Icon On-Board 72V Battery Charger 922
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HeaterI live in Texas
DC/DC Converter
Battery charger had built-in converter
InstrumentationCycleanalyst V3
Top Speed70 MPH (112 KPH)
I take it on the highway somewhat regularly,
but it has no power for passing at max
AccelerationVery brisk, about 4-5 seconds 0-60mph. I can
outaccelerate every car I've encountered at
stop-lights so far.
Range50 Miles (80 Kilometers)
My daily commute is about 20 miles, so I
rarely go further. Range is significantly
longer if ridden at speeds that are not fun
Watt Hours/Mile90 Wh/Mile
EV Miles
Start:70 Miles (112 Kilometers)
Current:3,500 Miles (5,631 Kilometers)
Total:3,430 Miles (5,518 Kilometers)
    As of 10/18/2018
Seating Capacity2 adults
Curb Weight0
I estimate about 400lbs, but I have no idea.
Feels somewhat lighter than stock
TiresBrand new Michellin pilot street radial
Conversion Time2 months of nights after kids are asleep
Conversion Cost~$3500
Additional Featuresalways on Rear-view camera
I'm interested in selling this bike and upgrading. $5000 firm.
Please email me if you are interested.

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