|Owner's Other EVs||1994 Mitsubishi Eclipse|
1992 Murray 42
1987 Toyota Celica Convertible
|Location||Bonham, Texas US map|
|Vehicle||2008 E-Trailer-1 |
Electric Powered Trailer, used to push/assist an I.C.E. vehicle.
Not initially intended to push the I.C.E. on electric only, but
who knows at this point in the build
|Motor||Jack and Heintz Compound Wound DC|
|Drivetrain||Using a differential from a Nissan pickup. The motor is an |
Aircraft/Generator capable of running at 96vdc, but will be
starting off with 48volts and a separated field battery pack.
|Batteries||6, 12.00 Volt, Lead-Acid, Flooded|
Motor armature, powered with 48volt traction pack. Motor
field winding, powered with a 24volt battery pack.
|System Voltage||48 Volts|
|Top Speed||70 MPH (112 KPH)|
E-Trailer is being built to help lower the load requirement of
the ICE vehicle it is pushing while traveling at highway
|Acceleration||Not meant for initial acceleration, just for assistance during |
cruising speeds along the highway.
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