Palmer TwosomePalmer TwosomeNew Drive Tran - Motor MountsMotor MountsOriginal ScooterComing along.LED LightsNew Battery
OwnerRich Porter
LocationSan Francisco, California United States map
Vehicle1985 Twosome
Palmer senior mobility devices.
This is going to be used for putting around San
MotorD&D Motor Systems, Inc. ES-10-33 Shunt Wound DC
Could get up to 19 HP if I connected a bigger
controller. Original
vehicle has a riding lawnmower
gearbox/differential. I replaced that
with a 1" go kart differential from Northern Tools.
DrivetrainOriginal drivetrain was a 12v motor with a 5 speed
ControllerAlltrax DCX 300
Batteries2 Zero Motorcycle Battery, 58.60 Volt, Lithium-Polymer
Total pack 58.6v 48AH. The battery was built for
me by a friend who
combined two Zero motorcycle packs.
System Voltage58 Volts
Charger Chinese
Top Speed40 MPH (64 KPH)
AccelerationFaster than most cars. Currently limited by the
controller. I think I
need to re fabricate the motor mount system
because at high
acceleration, I get a click noice that I believe
is from the chain drive
alignment getting off.
Range40 Miles (64 Kilometers)
EV Miles
Current:300 Miles (482 Kilometers)
    As of 12/28/2014
Seating Capacity2 adults
Curb Weight200 Pounds (90 Kilograms)
TiresNew motorcycle rims.
Additional FeaturesPowder coated everything. Awoooogah horn. Silver faux leather seats.
LED lights everywhere.

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