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Old 02-17-2009, 10:54 PM   #406 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by MPaulHolmes View Post
To give you an idea, the Kelly 144v 600amp controller uses 10 330uF ripple caps. I was reading on the DIYElectricCar Forum about a guy that took one apart.
The only guy I know personally who has used a Kelly controller could NOT say anything good about it. He had nothing but problems with it.

Just saying that a Kelly MIGHT not be the best to base your own design on.
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