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  • paul_cozad
    I need to do some research on purchasing a battery pack and would like part of that research to be the type of pack you are running. Could you tell me what
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      I need to do some research on purchasing a battery pack and would like part of that research to be the type of pack you are running. Could you tell me what type of battery you are using and the part number of the battery, and maybe even where you purchased them.

      Paul

      --- In solectria_ev@yahoogroups.com, Wolf wrote:
      >
      > I am glad it helped, that is why it is there.
      >
      > I can get up to the 70 MPH speed limiter in normal or performance mode.
      >
      > I max out around 55-60 MPH in economy mode.
      >
      > I can get around 50 mile range per charge if I keep it in economy mode.
      >
      > And around 30 mile range on all highway driving per charge.
      >
      > I typically have a 20 mile round trip to work each day. 30 mile round trip
      > if me and my wife head into town to eat out and/or catch a movie.
      >
      > I don't know how many miles I will get out of the pack... But when it dies
      > I will upgrade to lithium.
      >
      > All proceeds I make from EV repair stuff goes into the new battery fund.
      > On Feb 6, 2013 9:23 PM, "paul_cozad" wrote:
      >
      > > **
      > >
      > >
      > > I read through your writtings about the E10 restoration. It help me out a
      > > lot as I only have limited experience with the Solectria E10. I believe you
      > > wrote that you have 10,000 miles on your group 27 Deka Dominators. Could
      > > you tell me how many miles you get with the Deka pack and what kind of
      > > speed you can acheive?
      > >
      > > Paul
      > >
      > > --- In solectria_ev@yahoogroups.com, William Swann wrote:
      > > >
      > > > So, did you change the voltage that the controllers see? If so, did you
      > > > have to tweek the parameters?
      > > >
      > > > On Wednesday, February 6, 2013, Wolf wrote:
      > > >
      > > > > I converted my 144v E10 from 36 to 24 batteries, see the bottom of this
      > > > > page:
      > > > >
      > > > > http://wolftronix.com/E10/index.html
      > > > >
      > > > > I stuck with lead due to cost of lithium at them time... I have 2
      > > years,
      > > > > 10,000 miles on the pack. I paid $3200 for 24 group 27 Deka Dominators.
      > > > > Price included shipping and a $20.00 core return on 24 old batteries I
      > > > > traded in.
      > > > > On Feb 5, 2013 9:40 PM, "paul_cozad" >
      > > > > wrote:
      > > > >
      > > > > > **
      > > > > >
      > > > > >
      > > > > > It currently has one 144 volt string in the rear box. That string is
      > > made
      > > > > > up of 12 very questionable Deka Dominator Marine/Rv batteries and
      > > nothing
      > > > > > up front. I believe originally it had three strings of twelve. My
      > > plan is
      > > > > > to add a pack up front to get back to two strings. Currently
      > > researching
      > > > > > batterie options.
      > > > > >
      > > > > > Paul
      > > > > >
      > > > > > --- In solectria_ev@yahoogroups.com , William Swann wrote:
      > > > > > >
      > > > > > > My E-10 has an amp-hour meter in the console. I believe it was mfg
      > > by
      > > > > > > BRUSA. It integrates amps with time, to show accumulated
      > > amps-hours. If
      > > > > > it
      > > > > > > shows 0.19 amp hours over 5 hours, then the constant "parasitic"
      > > draw,
      > > > > if
      > > > > > > you can call it that, is 0.19 amp-hours / 5 hours = 0.038 amps
      > > > > > > continuously. By the way, does your e-10 have parallel 144 volt
      > > packs,
      > > > > or
      > > > > > > one pack servicing both controllers?
      > > > > > >
      > > > > > > On Tue, Feb 5, 2013 at 9:20 PM, paul_cozad wrote:
      > > > > > >
      > > > > > > > **
      > > > > > > >
      > > > > > > >
      > > > > > > > When you say amp hour meter, are you refering to the link 10?.
      > > If so,
      > > > > > that
      > > > > > > > is another issue I need to work through. The vehicle has been
      > > sitting
      > > > > > for
      > > > > > > > about 2 years so I am working on getting everthing going again.
      > > I do
      > > > > > not
      > > > > > > > have much experience with the link 10 so do not know exactly how
      > > to
      > > > > > set it
      > > > > > > > (need to do some reading on it). With the charger plugged in, it
      > > > > shows
      > > > > > 510
      > > > > > > > amp. I will have to see what it reads for amps when the charger
      > > shut
      > > > > > down.
      > > > > > > > The "T" or time on the Link 10 blinks CCC. Not sure what that is.
      > > > > > > >
      > > > > > > > Paul
      > > > > > > >
      > > > > > > > --- In solectria_ev@yahoogroups.com , William Swann
      > > > > wrote:
      > > > > > > > >
      > > > > > > > > You could hook a multimeter on the amp scale to see. Or just go
      > > > > look
      > > > > > and
      > > > > > > > > time the amp hour meter, as it shows amps out.
      > > > > > > > >
      > > > > > > > > On Tuesday, February 5, 2013, paul_cozad wrote:
      > > > > > > > >
      > > > > > > > > > **
      > > > > > > > > >
      > > > > > > > > >
      > > > > > > > > > I have a 1996 Solectria S10. I am trying to figure out what
      > > kind
      > > > > of
      > > > > > > > draw I
      > > > > > > > > > should have from the dc/dc converter when everything is shut
      > > > > down.
      > > > > > > > When the
      > > > > > > > > > key is off, the only thing (I know of) that is running is the
      > > > > "Link
      > > > > > > > 10" and
      > > > > > > > > > the radio memory.
      > > > > > > > > > What would/should be a normal draw when everything is off?
      > > > > > > > > >
      > > > > > > > > > Paul
      > > > > > > > > >
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      > > > > > > > > --
      > > > > > > > > Thanks, Bill S
      > > > > > > > > Ph 832-338-3080
      > > > > > > > > www.watt-tracker.com
      > > > > > > > > www.promotingevs.com
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      > > > > > > Thanks, Bill S
      > > > > > > Ph 832-338-3080
      > > > > > > www.watt-tracker.com
      > > > > > > www.promotingevs.com
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