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Charging the pack - bench test

Posted 08-18-2013 at 04:32 AM by sabahtom

I was very cautious with this because my experience tells me that I can ask every question I can think of but there is still room for the thing I wish I'd known. Even so I may have probably done something unnecessary or wrong - but it seems to work, so I'll put all the parts in the car.

1. Connected the traction cables and charger cables to the bus bar and enclosed it in an electrical box. Connected traction fuse, in separate electrical box near the pack. The fuse is on the most negative...
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$99+ Open Source 15kW EVSE from EMW

Posted 07-16-2013 at 04:31 PM by valerun

Hi All, EMW here.

EMW JuiceBox has reached its initial funding goal on kickstarter. Onward to a Stretch Wi-Fi goal of $40K!

EMW has announced that Juicebox kickstarter campaign has reached its initial funding goal on July 10th, 2013 - with 13 days left to go. Find the project on kickstarter at http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/...ev-charging-st
Thank you all for your great support! The JuiceBox is now REAL!
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Extended Chevrolet Express van converted

Posted 07-10-2013 at 01:54 PM by Kepler

Boa informação sobre a montagem dos IGBTs:

Originally Posted by subcooledheatpump View Post

These are the replacement IGBTs, they are CM300DY-24H

Up next, liquid cooled heatsink/coldplate and 450 volt 6000 microfarad capacitors
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New Electric Car Concept

Posted 07-09-2013 at 08:06 PM by OrlandoM

How are you all doing? My name is Orlando M. My team and I are bringing into production a unique and futuristic, electric, three-wheel car. We would like to invite you to our Facebook page, and like us. There you can become part of our project by voting and helping us choose the top three designs. We’re going to start giving away prizes to our fans, such as shirts, hats, and electronic albums of the designs. We at Orlando M concepts are very excited that we can share this with our fans and become...
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Electrified MG Midget - Seats and Dash Removal

Posted 06-11-2013 at 11:54 AM by Abraxas3D
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On 10 June 2013, I removed the seats and dash. The Haynes manual was clear and helpful concerning the seat removal instructions, but unhelpful with the dash removal.

After searching the internet, I found a very helpful video on YouTube.


This provided the visuals that allowed me to orient a wrench deep inside the dashboard, loosening the difficult-to-access nuts across the inside top of the dash.
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