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OwnerNader Sadek
Owner's Other EV1999 Raleigh
LocationBeirut, Lebanon Lebanon map
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Vehicle2002 Alfa Romeo 156
Extremely hard to convert car!
MotorAdvanced DC WARP 9 Series Wound DC
Excellent motor to use, lots of power on
DrivetrainWARP 9
ControllerAlltrax 7424 500amp
Preppy Controller, excellent for this
purpose, 500amps gives me sufficient
energy to propel reasonably.
Batteries360 A123 Systems A123 m1, 3.70 Volt, Lithium-Polymer
Lithium iron phosphate to be precise. This
is a work in progress. The car was the
easy part, the battery pack is the
System Voltage72 Volts
ChargerFEVT 72volt 40amp.
Excellent charger, 1 hour charge time.
DC/DC Converter 6v wall-wart reversed. perfect for this applicatio
wall-wart, nokia, gives me DC voltage to
power internal lights, and other electrics
inside the car.
Top Speed75 MPH (120 KPH)
Top speed yet to be determined as work in
Acceleration0-60mph in 17 seconds - Theory.
Range100 Miles (160 Kilometers)
A123 should give sufficient range -
battery weight is under 30kg (not 300kg!
like with lead acid!)
EV Miles
Start:55,000 Miles (88,495 Kilometers)
Current:55,647 Miles (89,536 Kilometers)
Total:647 Miles (1,041 Kilometers)
Seating Capacity4 adults
Curb Weight1,400 Pounds (636 Kilograms)
This is without the engine block and other
additional items.
Conversion Timecontinued in progress.
Conversion CostCar: $500
Motor: $300
Controller: $500
Batteries: $1000

Total: $2,300.

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