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  1. Blog
    Im looking for any information you can share on the thermal performance of the Mars electric motor series (specifically the ME-1004). Maximum operating temperature? Thermal insulation class? etc. This will help me determine if i am overheating and need to add additional cooling to my system...
  2. Technical Discussion
    I've got a 1500W ceramic heater ready to go in, at 144V with a fan blowing across it, used about 10-12 amps. Tested it without a relay, just had the HV wire connected to one side of the 144V and held the other end. When done, it arched pretty good, makign me guess a normal 12v coiled 30 amp...
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    So everyone who has ever driven a VW bus in less than 50 degree weather knows that the heaters are nearly worthless. Now lets take the one source of heat out of the vehicle, and see what happens... I'll give you a hint, nada. Seriously though the squirrel box (blower fan) in the back of the...
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