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OwnerJoel Pruden
LocationFort Wayne, Indiana US map
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VehicleFox Minibike
MotorBriggs and Stratton Etek
ControllerAlltrax Axe 4834
Mounted under seat. Magura twist throttle. 1/2 speed switch
for kids to ride.
Batteries4 Genesis G16EP, 12.00 Volt,
System Voltage48 Volts
ChargerKIPOINT 0848
bought on ebay
DC/DC Converter
$35 bought from evparts.com Mounted under seat.
InstrumentationCatEye Velo 5 bicycle speedometer
Top Speed45 MPH (72 KPH)
Could go faster but this gearing seems to work best.
AccelerationVery quick. Watch out on smooth concrete! Rear tire likes to
break loose.
Range12 Miles (19 Kilometers)
EV Miles
Current:50 Miles (80 Kilometers)
 
    As of 10/4/2009
Seating Capacity1 adult
Curb Weight185 Pounds (84 Kilograms)
TiresBridgestone Hoops 90/90-12 scooter tires
Conversion TimeAbout 2 months last winter. Still working on it
Conversion Cost$1000 with a lot of donated parts
Additional FeaturesMotor 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.

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