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  1. New Member Introductions
    Hi all! I'm an engineer by day doing mostly PCB design, and at night I tinker with random electronics and EVs. In college I did FSAE, as a kid I did electric RC planes. Now I have a ~35HP electric kart (16s Leaf cells + ME0709 + 500A motor controller, very fun and a bit terrifying) and also one...
  2. Electric Motors
    I've been creeping on this site for quite some time and will hopefully be starting up a project this year. I'll be picking up MG Midget roller soon (1700lbs). Specking out this build all while trying to balance quality components with my inherent desire to be cheap has been difficult to say the...
  3. Blog
    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...
  4. Blog
    Fuel tank removal went easily enough following the instructions from the Haynes Manual. Just had a small hangup as the lip of the tank didn't want to easily let go from being behind the right rear shackle. Set of photos on flickr:
  5. Blog
    This project is an electric vehicle conversion on a 1976 MG Midget. I've owned the car for about 15 years, and last worked on it in 2005. I'm back at it and making good progress. Here's some photos of the car before the project began.
  6. All EV Conversions and Builds
    I want to make my 1971 mg midget to electric. I want to have a 40 mile range and a cruising speed of 45. Which motor, controller, battery charger, batteries, and converter do I need? Also, what voltage should it run at? Any advice is greatly appreciated. Also, what would this conversion...
  7. New Member Introductions
    Greetings all, new user checking in! I've been interested in EV's for a few years now, and my dad and I toyed with the idea of converting an S10, ended up getting one...and then got too busy with a new job (him) and school (me). Fast forward to now. I'm a freshman student at virginia tech...
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