|Location||Kitchener-Waterloo, Ontario Canada map|
|Vehicle||1993 Honda Del Sol |
Picked it up for $300, needs some body work but the frame is solid.
|Motor||General Electric Series Wound DC|
General Electric 7" diameter, 18" long, 110lbs. Forklift pump motor, no specifications found. Rebuilt recently.
Was going to use a 12" monster forklift drive motor (moved 17,000lbs of forklift around at 15mph), but it wouldn't fit in the car. Saving it for a truck conversion next year. Weighs a whopping 220lbs!
|Drivetrain||5 speed manual transmission left intact.|
|Controller||Alltrax 72V 450amp|
Picked it off ebay for only $300CDN with shipping!
|Batteries||0.00 Volt, |
Most likely 6V golf cart batteries
|System Voltage||72 Volts|
|DC/DC Converter||General Electric |
36V/48V to 12V DC/DC 18amp converter from a working forklift
|Top Speed||Aiming for 60mph|
|Range||Goal at least 30-40 miles|
|Seating Capacity||2 adults|
|Curb Weight||3,000 Pounds (1,363 Kilograms)|
Probably around 3000lbs
|Conversion Cost||So far, $320 for the car. Most of the other stuff has been donated.|
|Just starting. Goal is to finish it by next spring. Received ALOT of stuff from Advantage Forklift Ltd. Motors and controllers galore - The project should really speed up now!|