elevatorguy's "MHO "

Vehicle Name: MHO
Builder: elevatorguy
Started: 2013-05-20
Finished: 2013-09-30
Build Duration: 133 days
Build Hours: 200
% Complete: 99%
Added: 2013-05-19
Last Updated: 2017-04-11
Main Build Thread
Donor Vehicle: 1986 Mazda RX-7
Donor Cost: $5,000
Conversion Cost: $9,999
Total Cost: $14,999

- Performance and Range -
Max Power: 160 kW
Top Speed: 120 mph
Acceleration: 7.5 sec to 60
Final Weight: 2840 lbs
Range at 30: 55 miles
Range at 55: 43 miles
- Batteries / Charging -
Battery Type: Lithium Ion
Battery Manufacturer: Calb
Battery Configuration: 50 calb CA100 cells
Battery Pack Voltage: 165v
Charger: brusa
Charge Time: 8
- Drivetrain -
Controller: Solitron 1
Motor: Warp9
- Accessories / Other -
DC-DC Converter: Iota DLS 55
Air Conditioning: none
Power Steering: manual
Brakes: gast vacuum pump
Tires: stock
Other Notes: Batteries arrived, controller arrived. still missing adapter and interface for controller. DC/DC and main contactor, vacuum pump, charger arrived. I ordered the motor adapter plate from Canadian electric Vehicles. Adapter installed, motor and trans set in car 7-1 Battery box and mounting points built and installed, brake booster replaced, suspension repaired. Power steering bracket fabricated and mounted 7-20 Due to damage to the power rack, replaced with manual rack 8-24 Controller issues, changing to solitron 1, 9-3. Received and installed new controller, wiring progressing. I ran the car off the controller, need to tweak the tach pickup, a bit more wiring to do, meters indicators 9-19 First drive went well, a few things to finish 9-21 I hope to bring the build price down with the sale of 1st controller and all extra parts. Car is on the road, picked up correct tires to put on the car. I need to fix a few things but I am calling it finished. 11-6 updating charger to 50Amp and adding J1772 plut to allow charging away from home. 11-11-13 4 wheel alignment and proper tires to increase range, already notice less amps while driving, easier to drive and quieter as well. Vehicle now for sale, contact me via PM
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