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  1. Hybrid (ICE/EV) sports car

    New Member Introductions
    I'm new to this forum and looking for people who have built, are building, or just interested in a hybrid sports car or similar project. I'm building a street legal, track capable sports car with home built chassis, mid engine / rear drive ICE, and front drive AC motor, mostly using parts from...
  2. 214 hp E-Motorcycle built from scratch!

    All EV Conversions and Builds
    Hey everyone on the Diyelectriccar forum! We are team EMUS (Electric Motorcycle of Universite de Sherbrooke), a team of mechanical, electrical and computer engineering students from Sherbrooke, Quebec in Canada! We are currently launching a Kickstarter crowdfunding campaign to complete the...
  3. Cheap controller ideas

    Hi all I'm busy planning my first EV conversion and I'm looking at options for controlling the motor on a very tight budget. I plan on converting a small car similar to a Nissan 1400 with a max speed of 100 km/h and a range of about 50 km.I understand that the lower the voltage the cheaper...
  4. Homebrew AC Controller

    Hey guys, After much lurking, I figured I'd step in and make a thread about my latest project. I'm currently developing a 3-phase motor controller for an EV I hope to convert some day. The work itself is being done as my capstone project in my final year of an EE degree. Here are the basic...