Re: Stretch Sparrow
Great creativity. Very cool.
--- In sparrow_ev@y..., "Davide Andrea" <1davide@a...> wrote:
> Well, as some have noticed, I haven't been as active as I used to in
> this e-group. That's because I have been quite busy. Sick and tired
> all the people asking: "But do they make a 2 seat version?" and "How
> are you going to pick-up chicks?", I decided to do something about
> It took two months, and a lot of parts from Corbin (thank you Jeff,
> you're the greatest), but here it is. Fellow Sparrownauts, I present
> you the first Stretch Sparrow: Zark3.
> It still has 3 wheels, and one motor driving the back wheel. But, it
> has twice as many batteries, in 2 parallel packs of 13 batteries
> Seven batteries are under the middle seat, and 6 under the rear
> I also have beefed-up suspension. It has only one charger, but 2 E-
> Even with twice the batteries, it gets just about the same range
> fully loaded). I guess that the extra weight is a problem. By
> I get about 63 miles with 40 Ah per pack.
> Next week I Zark3 is booked for a wedding. I'll send you a picture,
> with me as the chauffeur, and the couple behind. (Should the groom
> in the middle or in the back?)
> Davide, and Zark3.