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MR2 EV is running!

Posted on:
Sunday, June 19th, 2011
Author:
Ken

Sorry for the long leave of absence folks!!! Things got hectic with a boy at home and I focused on getting the car done and didn’t have time to update the blog. Here is a summary of what I’ve done/decided: 1. Chose Lithium Iron Phosphate batteries instead of Lead acids (and am very glad I [...]

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Front compartment 5-battery rack

Posted on:
Sunday, October 18th, 2009
Author:
Ken

Moving on to the battery racks… My plan to fit 20 6V batteries did not pan out, I could not come up with a design that I liked to fit 20 batteries on the car. Instead, I opted to do a 18 8-V pack: from front of the car to back, 2 in the front [...]

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Test fitting the Motor and Transmission in the Car

Posted on:
Saturday, March 14th, 2009
Author:
Ken

I hoisted the assembly to get it ready to drop it into the car from the top of the car. I then went on to make sure that the path is clear for me to drop the assembly in. It became clear that I needed to remove a few more things. First thing I noticed [...]

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