OwnerCooper Hilscher
LocationFresno, California US map
Web/EmailWebPage email image
Vehicle1966 Volkswagen Beetle
1966 Beetle converted to EV
MotorAdvanced DC Series Wound DC
9" Dual shaft
Drivetrainstandard transaxle
ControllerLogisystems
1000 amp 120v
Batteries10 Fullriver Class 31, 12.00 Volt, Lead-Acid, AGM
System Voltage120 Volts
ChargerEV Craft
220 VAC 95% efficient
DC/DC ConverterAstrodyne
InstrumentationPakTrakr, ammeter, voltmeter
Top Speed75 MPH (120 KPH)
Really fast with the Logisystems controller. I had a 400 Amp Curtis and its top speed was 65 mph.
AccelerationFAST
Range25 Miles (40 Kilometers)
Seating Capacity4 adults
TiresKumho
Conversion Time3 months to learn conversion, 6 months total with resto
Conversion CostProbably $13,000 in conversion and way more in resto (paying for shop, tools)

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