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Old 06-04-2008, 11:04 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by WaxyChicken View Post

Also, is there a rule of thumb that says something like "12v for every 200lbs" ?
Never heard of that rule before. The only "rule of thumb" concerning mass of the E.V. I have ever heard of is a minimum one-third of the mass of the vehicle must be batteries. That is an old rule from the "Convert It" book, it is kind of true when dealing with flooded batteries.
2000 Suzuki Swift
2001 Chevy Metro
1983 Electric Ford Escort
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