Browsing Archive: December, 2009

Miscellaneous Merriment

Posted by Brian on Wednesday, December 23, 2009,

So, the first of our EV parts have started arriving. On the weekend I picked up the package sent from EV Source, which had our fuses, disconnects, vacuum pump and a bunch of other goodies. Everything was exactly as ordered. I mistakenly only ordered one Anderson disconnect, which means I got half of a device really. Two halves are needed to make the disconnect work. And it's huge! I had no idea the disconnect would be so large. I'm going to have to rethink its location. The idea is that this ...


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Massive Motor

Posted by Brian on Monday, December 7, 2009,

So apparently Net-Gain has started the production of their latest motor creation: the Warp11 High-Voltage. To be blunt - this is amazing. It's basically a Warp11 motor that has been reconfigured to allow for much higher voltages (up to 360V) and much (much!) higher rpms. It can even provide regenerative braking if set up properly! These are very, very sellable features. The fact that you can spin this motor up to 9000rpm is going to provide the largest benefit in my opinion. It will be even e...


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