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  1. Technical Discussion
    Hi. I have a question recently. Could someone tell me what size Duralast battery I'll need for my 2013 Electra Glide? Thanks in advance.
  2. New Member Introductions
    Hello Family, I am Omono. An electric car enthusiast who is seeking to make a business by converting petrol and diesel cars to electric in Africa to aid in the global fight against climate change. I am just a tech savvy but ready to learn. I will be glad with assistance on where to begin in...
  3. EV Dealers
    Wow...throwing a knee in Boomer* gonads by General Motors It is true though...the current crop of 20-somethings are sick of our climate butt-dragging Love the sensible showing of the 4 wheel steer with parking... *exception to the generation's outliers on this forum, obviously
  4. Parts Vendors
    Hey guys I’m looking to sell 2 EV motors - they’re both High Performance AC-31 Curtis 1238-7501 motors I know each costs around $4000 USD brand new, and these both are used - good condition and still working, so I’md like to get $1000USD for each i’ll attach pictures, I’m based in Vancouver so...
  5. All EV Conversions and Builds
    Hey guys looking to sell the BMS controller, Asking $1150, thanks
  6. Controllers
    Hello, in our school , we are trying to turn a vehicle into an electric car. We are trying to connect and program the Orion BMS. We can’t set a profile , or when we succeed. There is an automatic message that says that the wiring doesn’t work. Thanks
  7. Technical Discussion
    I'm in the planning stages of an RC Mower build. I currently already have a Flysky i6x remote with a 6ch receiver. A Sabertooth 2x60 dual motor driver. And 2x 24v wheelchair motors with hubs/wheels for the rear. I'm thinking of powering the drive motors with a single battery: Amazon.com...
  8. All EV Conversions and Builds
    I've already built my 944, a 914, working with a group on a Factory 5 Type 65, repaired and helped with many other vehicles. Right now an aging Nissan Pathfinder, is the gas guzzling tow vehicle we only drive when required. I'd love to have an electric option. And before you all say Tesla...
  9. All EV Conversions and Builds
    Hi Everyone, I recently bought a KIA Soul (2017), and I've been wondering if there are any reliable navigational softwares or sites that I could use for planning my future trips, maybe even calculate what range I can cover. So far, I've been using abetterrouteplanner. However, I just...
  10. All EV Conversions and Builds
    Hi! As a new resident of the States, I'm thinking about which second-hand EV I should buy as my first electric car. As I noticed, there are way too many factors that need to be taken into consideration, so I collected a couple of questions, hopefully, you can help me in them. I would be glad to...
  11. New Member Introductions
    Hello forum members, I am conducting a survey to analyze consumer behavior on Electric Vehicles for a university market analysis. I would greatly appreciate it if you could participate in the survey. It should only take you 3-5 minutes to complete. Link to survey...
  12. All EV Conversions and Builds
    Thought I'd share here for any interested parties. I'm documenting my progress of resurrecting this 2000 Ford Ranger EV, which I got in L.A. after it had been sitting for the past 5 years or so. Here's my first video, which is just a little tour of the truck, I will be trying to upload a video...
  13. Electric Bikes
    Is anyone able to give some assistance with the wiring of the items below? I have a 24 v controller and a 48 v 2A battery I've done some research and drew a schematic which is the attachment here. Theres a link to all the items that need to be connected: Electric Bike 48v 50 A 1000w controller...
  14. All EV Conversions and Builds
    We are a new EV blog, with a focus on conversions! With that, we need awesome conversions like yours to feature on our site! We will ask you a few questions about your build, ask for some photos and do all the rest! Personal or professional, any type of vehicle, if its been converted we want to...
  15. Electric Motors
    In preparation for a DIY-electric motorcycle i wanne make my first conversion. I want to try hard already on thisone to see where i can go. Do you know any good Motors that i could put voltage in to reach a compareable power to a 70kw ICE-Bike? How much Kw should i be looking for? Dual-motors...
  16. EV News
    From https://jalopnik.com/texas-is-revoking-titles-from-dune-buggies-and-kit-cars-1820177474 The State of Texas is revoking titles for dune buggies and sand rails right now. But this is just a diversion and the warm-up act... The first paragraph in the rule gives them the power to make it...
  17. Electric Bikes
    The goal: Have a comfortable method of going to and fro from school without needing to pay for insurance and gas. my main goal is comfort, not speed. (not that I can have much speed anyways since I'm limited to a 500w motor unless I want to pass it through inspection, which I don't) The start...
  18. New Member Introductions
    Hello DIY Electric Car forum, I live in China and work in a factory producing low-cost electric motors, controllers and batteries for EVs. When I'm not working I can be found playing League of Legends, and I'm probably better at Super Hexagon than you. I hope to make a lot of friends who...
  19. Technical Discussion
    In my golf cart I have hooked up a 12 volt cigarette lighter to two 6 volt batteries in series. I am able two run a 12 volt air compressor but when I put in a USB adapter in to charge my cell phone it burns the adapter out immediately. What am I doing wrong?
  20. Classifieds
    Hello, I have published a Kindle book titled "Creating An Experimental Electric Car At Home." Now for sale on Amazon. I wanted to write this book so that I could share the many details of the conversion of my own car to electric. There are schematics for the construction of a fuel gauge...
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