OwnerDon Chesler
LocationCambridge, Ohio United States map
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Vehicle1980 Plymouth Horizon TC3
(Jet Industries Electrica 007)
MotorGeneral Electric Series Wound DC
9" 23 HP
Drivetrainoriginal 4 speed transmission with clutch
ControllerGeneral Electric EV-1
SCR based "growler"
Batteries20, 6.00 Volt, Lead-Acid, Flooded
golf cart batteries
System Voltage120 Volts
240 VAC ferro-resonant (off board)
Heaternone yet
Instrumentationa) 500 Amp ammeter
b) Percent Charge Gauge
Top Speed60 MPH (96 KPH)
( I haven't tried the interstate yet)
Accelerationkeeps up with normal traffic
Range35 Miles (56 Kilometers)
best so far...some hills involved
Seating Capacity4 adults
Curb Weight3,470 Pounds (1,577 Kilograms)
Additional Featuresa) Battery Heating System
b) Air shocks added to rear axle
This is a commercial conversion done by Jet Industries in 1980. It was based on a Plymouth glider, and never was a gasoline powered vehicle. It has been slightly modified from the original specifications.

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