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Old 03-15-2010, 07:39 PM   #216 (permalink)
dave koller
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I was all ready to get cranking on my AC design, then my basement decided to flood this morning. So my day consisted of way too much water vacuuming and not enough EV. Then I tried to take my EV out for a joy ride, and most of the roads are closed due to flooding.

Tonight I hope to get started on schematics and making a wish list of parts. I am going to start rather small, 275 AMP 156 Volt 3 Phase for my ACGTX20 motor, but should be easily upgradeable to anything higher.
Bummer David!

My farmhouse (I don't live there!) floods in the spring when the frost goes...
I chopped into the old cement floor, put a sump well in, and drilled a bunch of holes in the side -- Now all the water finds its way to the well UNDER the floor and I pump it out with an automatic sump .. Not much gets into the floor anymore...

I will keep lurking on the AC controller as I want to try a trike with one next!
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