ICE removalICE stripped down to 4speed only with spAlignment in vehicleBrackets complete3 Tesla BatteriesFirst ride
OwnerJustin Cook
Owner's Other EV1965 Ford Falcon Clubwagon
LocationVentura, California United States map
Web/EmailWebPage email image
Vehicle1969 Subaru 360 Sambar
2nd Gen Subaru Micro Van imported in the USA
for a few years in the late 60's.
MotorHPEVS AC-34 3-Phase AC
Induction Motor
DrivetrainAC motor sprocket to chain to original 4
speed for rear wheel drive.
ControllerCurtis 1238E-6521
Batteries3 other Tesla Model S, 24.00 Volt, Lithium-Ion
$1K a pop in 2019 for salvaged batteries.
System Voltage72 Volts
ChargerElcon UHF 1.8kW
Works 100% better than the TSM2500 Charger
Evolve Electrics sent me.
Heaternone... this is SoCal
DC/DC ConverterElcon 500W DC-DC
InstrumentationTorque thru CANBUS.
Top Speed45 MPH (72 KPH)
Gearing is low so has significant whine and
chain noise at top end. Plan to someday re-
gear the sprocket ratios.
AccelerationLow gearing so accelerates great.
Range50 Miles (80 Kilometers)
Seating Capacity4
Conversion Time1 year of weekends.
Conversion Cost~8K

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