Re: [DMCForum] Going totally electric powered
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Re: [DMCForum] Going totally electric powered



Walt,

I think this is a neat idea. Keep us informed as to your progress. I'd
be very interested in hearing more about these batteries of yours, if
you are at liberty and/or willing to discuss them. Keep in mind I am
not a battery person so you'll have to go easy on me with the
technical terms. ;-)

Any ideas yet on what kind of statistics you'll be looking at when
you're done (speeds, range, etc), or is this still very preliminary?

Oh, and... Welcome back. :)

-Ryan

On 6/16/07, Walter Coe <BarefutWalt@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>
> I am getting ready to convert 3 of my DeLoreans to be totally
>  electrically-powered cars.  I tried joining the DMC electric
>  newsgroup, but it looks like only spam gets posted there.  So I'll try
>  it here.
>
>  BTW, I do not have Parkinson's disease.  But I do have acute mercury
>  toxicity which explains most of my problems as of late.  Enough of
>  that.  What I want to do is make some fast electric powered DeLoreans.
>   Does anyone have some good leads on electric motors and controllers
>  for the job?  I am designing my own batteries to power it all.  That
>  is my research.  I don't care to get too far into electric motor &
>  controller design at this time.  I would rather just buy off-the-shelf
>  parts.  The first car will use the stock frame, gut the fossil fuel
>  parts and substitute an electric motor.  After I get that debugged
>  then I am hiring out someone to build a custom chassis based on the
>  Porsche AWD configuration.
>
>  I am going to get rid of my PDC stainless frame.  I have about $10K
>  invested in it.  Is anyone interested in buying it?  It has stainless
>  trailing arms and stainless front upper & lower control arms.
>
>  Walt


 
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