|Location||Fort Wayne, Indiana US map|
|Motor||Briggs and Stratton Etek|
|Controller||Alltrax Axe 4834|
Mounted under seat. Magura twist throttle. 1/2 speed switch
for kids to ride.
|Batteries||4 Genesis G16EP, 12.00 Volt,|
|System Voltage||48 Volts|
bought on ebay
|DC/DC Converter|| |
$35 bought from evparts.com Mounted under seat.
|Instrumentation||CatEye Velo 5 bicycle speedometer|
|Top Speed||45 MPH (72 KPH)|
Could go faster but this gearing seems to work best.
|Acceleration||Very quick. Watch out on smooth concrete! Rear tire likes to |
|Range||12 Miles (19 Kilometers)|
|Seating Capacity||1 adult|
|Curb Weight||185 Pounds (84 Kilograms)|
|Tires||Bridgestone Hoops 90/90-12 scooter tires|
|Conversion Time||About 2 months last winter. Still working on it|
|Conversion Cost||$1000 with a lot of donated parts|
|Additional Features||Motor mount / primary cover machined from billet aluminum. Wheels, front fork, and |
hydraulic disk brakes adapted from small cheap Chinese motorcycle. Lengthened rear
swing arm one inch to fit larger wheels. 1000 amp key switch located in gas tank.
|Recently switched from Universal to Genisis batteries. This made a big difference in |
performance and range.