OwnerWilliam Hucke
Owner's Other EVElectric Bicycle
LocationPhiladelphia, Pennsylvania United States map
Vehicle1969 McKee Craft 14 foot
MotorGeneral Electric 3.5 hp. Series Wound DC
Motor came out of a Citiar.
ControllerAlltrax 200 amp 24-48 volt
Batteries4, 12.00 Volt, Lead-Acid, Flooded
obtained 4 new batteries at no cost.
System Voltage24 Volts
5 amp 24 volt charger from Harbor
Freight. It works good and charges
the boat over night.
DC/DC Converter
Top Speed5 MPH ( 8 KPH)
5.2 miles per hour on my GPS
Accelerationlike a small outboard
Range15 Miles (24 Kilometers)
15 miles is my guess with 4 batteries.
no need to have more range then you
EV Miles
Current: Miles (0 Kilometers)
Seating Capacity4
Curb Weight1,400 Pounds (636 Kilograms)
Conversion Time20 hours
Conversion Cost$500.00
Boat moves nice in the water. Has the range to get me
to my flounder and crab spots and back-with no gas!!

The charger is rated for 5 amps but it reads 9 on
the meter. It takes about 12 hours to charge
after my normal use.

EV-s are a-lot of fun to build and use.

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