12HP Baldor Compound Motor to Port PropInside of Yacht
OwnerJack Knopf
Owner's Other EVs1964 Chevelle Malibu
1980 Kawasaki
2000 Kia Sephia
1959 Berkley
1966 Harley Davidson H Model Sprint
LocationHealdton, Oklahoma US map
Web/EmailWebPage email image
Vehicle1968 Owens Yacht
42' Hybrid Electric
MotorBaldor Compound Wound DC
12HP, 72 Volt
Drivetrain15" Prop
Controller
Contactor, reversing.
Batteries4 Trojan 360AH, 6.00 Volt, Lead-Acid, Flooded
4 360AH in series for 24 Volts.
System Voltage24 Volts
ChargerEverstart
InstrumentationAmpmeter,
Voltmeter
Top Speed5 MPH ( 8 KPH)
Cruised pretty good.
AccelerationSlow
Range3 Miles ( 4 Kilometers)
Seating Capacity20 adults
Curb Weight20,000 Pounds (9,090 Kilograms)
TiresNone
Conversion Time4 days
Conversion Cost$500
There is a video of the motor running on my web site at the bottom of the home page.
Click on the link saying "More pictures of motor and yacht".

code by jerry