An Awesome Weekend!

Well the show was awesome. It was a last minute decision to go on the trip, but I figure if I didn’t show the controller this year, there would be that many more people that wouldn’t know about he open source motor controller project. So on thursday night, I took the controller out of the…

Slow Progress…

Well here is a small update on the lack of progress. We have decided to change around what we will be using for parts. Since my last post, Netgain has released a new motor called the Warp 11HV. The HV stands for High Voltage if you didn’t figure it out. This motor will run up…

In Need of an Update

WOW, I am really bad at keeping blogs up to date. A lot and little have happened over the past 2 months. This might be a little choppy, its made up mostly of forum posts. So the car got put on jack stands last night and we set into the underside. We unbolted the exhaust…

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Getting Warmer

Yesterday we worked on the car for about 45 minutes. We wanted to see if we could get the car to run. It has not been run in such a long time. Surprisenly, all we need to do was put some gas in the tank, put a battery in, and jump the wire that provides…

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The Project Begins.

This weekend marked the beginning of the EVVette project. We drove the pickup down into the back field with a rope and hooked up the car. The car hasn’t been started in in 2 years, and has no transmission fluid, because it all leaks out, so we couldn’t drive it. We hooked the car up…