OwnerRoger Stahl
LocationAthens, Georgia United States map
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Vehicle Wal-Mart Special
This uses an aluminum-framed Wal-Mart mountain bike with soft tail and front shocks.
MotorScott 1hp 24v motor Permanent Magnet DC
1hp 24v motor from KTA Services
200A controller
Batteries4, 24.00 Volt,
A total of 40AH 24v NiMH
System Voltage24 Volts
A 5A NiMH charger
Top Speed28 MPH (45 KPH)
Acceleration0-25 in 8 seconds
Range17 Miles (27 Kilometers)
This varies wildly - from 10-20 mi.
EV Miles
Current:300 Miles (482 Kilometers)
    As of 10/17/2006
Seating Capacity1 adult
Curb Weight80 Pounds (36 Kilograms)
Conversion TimeAbout 3 months of intermittent tinkering.
Conversion Cost$1200 ($700 in batteries)

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