Yard Tractor Rear View
OwnerIan Hopper
LocationGlasgow, Scotland United Kingdom map
Web/EmailWebPage email image
Vehicle2007 1300W Yard Tractor
Designed and built from scratch
MotorUnite Motor MY1020 Permanent Magnet DC
2 off, 36V 1000W motors running at 24V to give 1300W output.
Controller4QD 4QD-150-24/36
4 quadrant
Batteries2 Fullriver DCG75-12, 12.00 Volt, Lead-Acid, Gel
System Voltage24 Volts
ChargerDurite 7 amp leisure charger
3 stage general purpose charger
Heaterwoolly jumper
DC/DC Converter None
Instrumentationnone - well, a battery condition meter
Top Speed7 MPH (11 KPH)
For haulage use around the yard
Range15 Miles (24 Kilometers)
Not measured yet
Seating Capacity1 adult
Curb Weight0
Not measured yet
Tiresturf tyres
Additional FeaturesRear tow bar for hitching to small trailers.
Geared down for low speed but higher torque from the rear drive wheels for hauling a garden trailer and other stuff. Timber chassis with steel strength components. Bought a proper seat and steering wheel for this one!

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