OwnerDarryl K
Owner's Other EV1992 Toyota Pickup
LocationCalgary, Alberta Canada map
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Vehicle1972 Volkswagen Beetle
The first effort of AVT Corp., R&D phase.
This car was chosen because it is mechanically simple (and free :).
MotorNetgain Warp 9 Series Wound DC
Drivetrain4 speed manual transmission.
ControllerCurtis 1231C
Batteries44, 3.20 Volt, Lithium Iron Phosphate
40 Ah LiFePo's.
System Voltage141 Volts
Charger China POS
3 BMS chargers: 2x16 cell (48V), 1x12 cell (36V).
In winters past, not all fared well
China chargers killed many a cell
Will they rise and find a new purpose?
A trickle, in time, will tell. :)
Heater2 x 1 kW ceramic.
Top Speed80 MPH (128 KPH)
Seating Capacity2 adults +
Project was scrapped after a few test drives.
Issues with batteries/chargers from China made reviving it too expensive.
Many parts were repurposed in a '92 Toyota Pickup WebPage />

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