I pulled an electric motor, complete with its gear box and electronic brake from a golden mobility scooter, which I found from Facebook Marketplace. I tested it and it seems to work fine, rotates in both directions.
The label on the motor is torn but the part number I found shows that it's an...
I may have a chance to get a free riding lawn mower that doesn't run. I am knowledgeable with mechanical stuff and electrical stuff. However My knowledge of available motor types and controllers is limited at best. My design goals in order of importance is efficiency, cheap, and simple (spend...
I thought you all might be interesting in seeing my Electric Riding Mower conversion.
My guiding philosophy in building this conversion was:
2) High probability of Success of conversion
3) Minimal Time of Conversion
4) Mow entire yard (1/2 acre) on a single charge