|Owner's Other EV||1960 Volkswagen Beetle|
|Location||Richmond, Virginia US map|
|Vehicle||1962 Sears Craftsman 6HP |
Has 2 Blade cutting deck and Snow Blower
|Motor|| Manta Permanent Magnet DC|
Plan to add a 12v fan to force air in brush end.
|Drivetrain||Original 3 Speed|
36V contactor with on - off switch and 100 A Fuse
|Batteries||3, 12.00 Volt, Lead-Acid, Flooded|
May try NiMh but to start will be flooded
|System Voltage||36 Volts|
|Seating Capacity||Seats One|
|Tires||Original - have had to put tubes in the |
|Conversion Time||"Free Time"|
|Conversion Cost||Spare Quarters|
|Still under construction...but|
1st version - reused original pulley 1" ID on a shaft with
coupling to the 7/8" OD motor shaft. too noisy and flimsey.
2nd version - New double 3" pulley mounted on the motor.
Have original snow blower but have to figure out how to get
original special pulley to mount on the motor.