Instructables: exploring - workshop - electric-vehicles - featured http://www.instructables.com Mon, 26 Sep 2016 15:52:19 PDT BLOX v1.01 48V Electric Flat Tracker http://www.instructables.com/id/48V-Electric-Flat-Tracker/
48V Electric Flat Tracker - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3R/QMMH/FPIOLEVC/F3RQMMHFPIOLEVC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3R/QMMH/FPIOLEVC/F3RQMMHFPIOLEVC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3R/QMMH/FPIOLEVC/F3RQMMHFPIOLEVC.SMALL.jpg Radioactive_Legos About a year ago, my dad and I had the idea to convert a beach cruiser bike into an electric motorcycle. We purchased the bike and all the parts necessary and got to work. We modified the frame and rebuilt the bike from the ground up. When we finished, we were extremely satisfied with the results...
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Sun, 4 Jan 2009 17:12:39 PST
Fast Electric Skateboard LiPo Charging System (BMS + CC/VC PSU) http://www.instructables.com/id/Fast-Electric-Skateboard-LiPo-Charging-System-BMS-/
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Fri, 19 Aug 2016 15:30:21 PDT
Electrical musical sunny sailboat http://www.instructables.com/id/Electrical-Musical-Sunny-Sailboat/
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Mon, 25 Jul 2016 06:04:05 PDT
PlasTurko PET bottle boat http://www.instructables.com/id/PlasTurko-PET-Bottle-Boat/
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Wed, 20 Jul 2016 06:20:42 PDT
DIY Hovercraft http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Hovercraft-4/
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Fri, 1 Jul 2016 07:23:38 PDT
How to build a hoverboard you can ride http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Hoverboard-You-Can-Ride/
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Tue, 14 Jun 2016 18:37:48 PDT
T-Tech Electric Cargo Tricycle http://www.instructables.com/id/T-Tech-Electric-Cargo-Tricycle/
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Sat, 28 May 2016 20:41:50 PDT
DIY Car Powered by Smartphone http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Car-Powered-by-Smartphone/
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Sat, 14 May 2016 07:17:50 PDT
RC Car http://www.instructables.com/id/RC-Car-4/
RC Car - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F32/FR9R/INHORU02/F32FR9RINHORU02.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F32/FR9R/INHORU02/F32FR9RINHORU02.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F32/FR9R/INHORU02/F32FR9RINHORU02.SMALL.jpg pabloF25 I put this RC car together with stuff i found around my school's wood shop. I improvised a lot of the stuff on the car because of the lack of RC car parts. Materials The parts I used to make this: 3 feet metal rod 2 channel Remote 1 servo (I used 2 but that was because I didn't have a speed co...
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Tue, 26 Apr 2016 17:16:09 PDT
Dh4 Dumas RC plane http://www.instructables.com/id/Dh4-Dumas-RC-Plane/
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Sun, 17 Apr 2016 21:56:45 PDT
Turning a dead scooter into a speed machine! http://www.instructables.com/id/Turning-a-Dead-Scooter-Into-a-Speed-Machine/
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Fri, 1 Apr 2016 20:24:13 PDT
Car Dock http://www.instructables.com/id/Car-Dock/
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Mon, 11 Jan 2016 17:08:46 PST
DIY Drone Hardcase http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Drone-Hardcase/
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Sun, 6 Dec 2015 13:44:00 PST
Anderson Power Pole Battery Charger Extension Cable http://www.instructables.com/id/Anderson-Power-Pole-Battery-Charger-Extension-Cabl/
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Thu, 27 Aug 2015 08:09:38 PDT
how to make a wind powered car http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-make-a-wind-powered-car/
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Thu, 27 Aug 2015 22:03:46 PDT
Electric Skateboard v2.0: Smartphone Controlled http://www.instructables.com/id/Electric-Skateboard-v20/
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Sat, 22 Aug 2015 18:25:45 PDT
How to build a 72 Volt Electric Vehicle – Car / Jeep http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-a-72-Volt-Electric-Vehicle-Car-Jeep-b/
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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 19:47:23 PDT
PVC Transport Cart http://www.instructables.com/id/PVC-Transport-Cart/
PVC Transport Cart - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOA/94KU/IBNHKAS6/FOA94KUIBNHKAS6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOA/94KU/IBNHKAS6/FOA94KUIBNHKAS6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOA/94KU/IBNHKAS6/FOA94KUIBNHKAS6.SMALL.jpg mghildebrand The high school that I teach at is currently going through a complete rebuild. The existing campus is being torn down and a new one is being erected in the exact same space. Temporary portables have been used to displace teachers making the campus a vast sprawling mash of old and new. Fences sepa...
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Fri, 3 Jul 2015 15:01:49 PDT
Engineer Your Own Electric Motorcycle! http://www.instructables.com/id/Engineer-Your-Own-Electric-Motorcycle/
Engineer Your Own Electric Motorcycle! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4R/XYII/IALXCYWA/F4RXYIIIALXCYWA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4R/XYII/IALXCYWA/F4RXYIIIALXCYWA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4R/XYII/IALXCYWA/F4RXYIIIALXCYWA.SMALL.jpg MechEngineerMike Converting a motorcycle to an electric vehicle is not as difficult as you might think. An EV conversion can be done with 100% off the shelf parts with the aid of various build instructions available for free on the internet. Lots of people have built these things before.But that's not to suggest tha...
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Sun, 7 Jun 2015 10:31:26 PDT
Electric Vehicle Charger holder using Instamorph http://www.instructables.com/id/Electric-Vehicle-Charger-holder-using-Instamorph/
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Sun, 31 May 2015 14:45:43 PDT
Bottle cap microquadcopter http://www.instructables.com/id/Botle-cap-microquadcopter/
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Thu, 23 Apr 2015 01:45:43 PDT
350 QX Battery Door Modification http://www.instructables.com/id/350-QX-Battery-Door-Modification/
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Sat, 20 Dec 2014 23:21:44 PST
Real Hoverboard Hovercraft http://www.instructables.com/id/Real-Hoverboard-Hovercraft/
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 22:09:15 PST
Electric Motorbike http://www.instructables.com/id/Electric-Motorbike/
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Thu, 16 Oct 2014 17:22:09 PDT
Designing and Building Beautiful RC Airplane http://www.instructables.com/id/Designing-and-Building-Beautiful-RC-Airplane/
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Tue, 2 Sep 2014 07:20:30 PDT
Gas Beating Electric Race Kart http://www.instructables.com/id/Gas-Beating-Electric-Race-Kart/
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Sun, 13 Jul 2014 05:19:06 PDT
Electric Microkart with Independent Suspension http://www.instructables.com/id/Electric-Microkart-with-Independent-Suspension/
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Mon, 7 Jul 2014 06:28:29 PDT
D4E1 Drinkhulp/ drinking aid http://www.instructables.com/id/D4E1-Drinkhulp-drinking-aid/
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Tue, 20 May 2014 09:05:46 PDT
Riding Leaf Blower http://www.instructables.com/id/Riding-Leaf-Blower/
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Mon, 12 May 2014 12:35:01 PDT
Electric Go Cart http://www.instructables.com/id/Electric-Go-Cart/
Electric Go Cart - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNY/WTEX/HV3Q56M7/FNYWTEXHV3Q56M7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNY/WTEX/HV3Q56M7/FNYWTEXHV3Q56M7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNY/WTEX/HV3Q56M7/FNYWTEXHV3Q56M7.SMALL.jpg rjkorn I always liked mini bikes and go karts. I got my first Briggs and Stratton 3hp minibike when I was 6. by the time I was 8 i had shaved the head to make more power. I decided to make an electric powered one. That way there is less noise and more fun. I thought maybe the lack of engine noise would de...
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Mon, 12 May 2014 17:29:00 PDT
Magnetic propeller balancer http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnetic-propeller-balancer/
Magnetic propeller balancer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMU/QCKO/HSRZF992/FMUQCKOHSRZF992.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMU/QCKO/HSRZF992/FMUQCKOHSRZF992.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMU/QCKO/HSRZF992/FMUQCKOHSRZF992.SMALL.jpg Danijel0frk So you have spent a lot of money on your diy quadcopter(or any multirotor) and refuse to give any more, but you still need a propeller balancer. Balanced propeller is very if not the most important thing for multirotors. Guess what, you can make your own, from old computer components. If you h...
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Sat, 15 Mar 2014 07:33:53 PDT
Rideable Segway Clone - Low Cost and Easy Build http://www.instructables.com/id/Rideable-Segway-Clone-Low-Cost-and-Easy-Build/
Rideable Segway Clone - Low Cost and Easy Build - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZV/BX13/HSICZI3H/FZVBX13HSICZI3H.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZV/BX13/HSICZI3H/FZVBX13HSICZI3H.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZV/BX13/HSICZI3H/FZVBX13HSICZI3H.SMALL.jpg ihart This Instructable will show you how to build a ride-able Segway clone. Here are its features: Easy to build with no welding, no complicated steering linkage and minimal soldering. Uses a readily available $3 digital MPU6050 accelerometer/gyro IMU board. Total parts cost is under...
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Mon, 10 Mar 2014 13:35:30 PDT
Battery Powered Hovercraft http://www.instructables.com/id/Battery-Powered-Hovercraft/
Battery Powered Hovercraft - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOA/NTGC/HQKYBW2H/FOANTGCHQKYBW2H.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOA/NTGC/HQKYBW2H/FOANTGCHQKYBW2H.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOA/NTGC/HQKYBW2H/FOANTGCHQKYBW2H.SMALL.jpg EdventureChildrensMuseum You need a hover craft. You don't need to be tethered by a cord. You definitely don't want gas powered. Let's build a lithium battery powered hovercraft https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pAG4DUDPHE8&feature=youtu.be https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4D6AGOQOdNk&feature=youtu.be   ...
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Sun, 19 Jan 2014 09:44:27 PST
Electric Vehicle - A simple lightweight EV platform http://www.instructables.com/id/Electric-Vehicle-A-simple-lightweight-EV-platform-/
Electric Vehicle - A simple lightweight EV platform - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAU/NWT3/HO2320UA/FAUNWT3HO2320UA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAU/NWT3/HO2320UA/FAUNWT3HO2320UA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAU/NWT3/HO2320UA/FAUNWT3HO2320UA.SMALL.jpg Ganhaar I've been looking forward to the arrival of electric car technology. Not just for the smooth quiet power, wide torque range, cheap running costs and minimal maintenance, but to design and build cars to take advantage of the simplicity and flexible packaging offered by electric technology. Some new...
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Sat, 16 Nov 2013 08:56:59 PST
Scratch build your own quad-copter! http://www.instructables.com/id/Scratch-build-your-own-quad-copter/
Scratch build your own quad-copter! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAC/BWYQ/HKDFFUKB/FACBWYQHKDFFUKB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAC/BWYQ/HKDFFUKB/FACBWYQHKDFFUKB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAC/BWYQ/HKDFFUKB/FACBWYQHKDFFUKB.SMALL.jpg kborgen For this instructable i will be showing how I scratch built my own quad-copter! What shall it do? The first thought you have to think before even purchasing a single material or part is what do you want it to do? Do you want something that is fun to fly? or maybe take some aerial photography? May...
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Sun, 18 Aug 2013 22:47:12 PDT
Electric Orbit Wheels: Laterally Propelled Hub-less Rollerblades http://www.instructables.com/id/Electric-Orbit-Wheels-Laterally-Propelled-Hub-les/
Electric Orbit Wheels: Laterally Propelled Hub-less Rollerblades - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZM/IXWO/HJ39R7GZ/FZMIXWOHJ39R7GZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZM/IXWO/HJ39R7GZ/FZMIXWOHJ39R7GZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZM/IXWO/HJ39R7GZ/FZMIXWOHJ39R7GZ.SMALL.jpg jaguar k While on a college tour around California, I saw college students riding up a hill on these strange wheels. They would move their legs forward and backward, as if they were walking, but they would magically move sideways. After I saw them jump off and put the wheels in their backpack to enter a buil...
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Mon, 15 Jul 2013 22:33:29 PDT
Caravan mains sockets - external for awning/barbeque etc http://www.instructables.com/id/Caravan-mains-sockets-external-for-awningbarbeq/
Caravan mains sockets - external for awning/barbeque etc - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAF/LXEO/HGGZJNT1/FAFLXEOHGGZJNT1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAF/LXEO/HGGZJNT1/FAFLXEOHGGZJNT1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAF/LXEO/HGGZJNT1/FAFLXEOHGGZJNT1.SMALL.jpg hmv4u Having owned a caravan for a few years i got a bit fed up having to run a extension cable through the window to power things in the awning,so on the last caravan i installed a external socket which i clamped onto the A frame(your not supposed to drill it due to weakening the structure)and ran this f...
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Wed, 8 May 2013 11:33:20 PDT
Electric Tricycle http://www.instructables.com/id/Electric-Tricycle/
Electric Tricycle - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/3LHN/HET0T7FU/FWI3LHNHET0T7FU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/3LHN/HET0T7FU/FWI3LHNHET0T7FU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/3LHN/HET0T7FU/FWI3LHNHET0T7FU.SMALL.jpg ben_k With the dramatically increased access to tools and resources that came with going off to college, I wanted to build a second electric vehicle, more refined, more powerful, and more fun than my previous one.  This is the result of my efforts. This was my first big project at MITERS, the MIT Electro...
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Sun, 31 Mar 2013 20:39:41 PDT
Electric Snowcat Pico http://www.instructables.com/id/Electric-Snowcat-Pico/
Electric Snowcat Pico - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7Y/F7CB/HCB8IJGJ/F7YF7CBHCB8IJGJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7Y/F7CB/HCB8IJGJ/F7YF7CBHCB8IJGJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7Y/F7CB/HCB8IJGJ/F7YF7CBHCB8IJGJ.SMALL.jpg Renard_Bleu This electric tracked vehicle will turn all your winter trails into "downhill" fun. The intention was to build an electric snow vehicle that would allow me to zoom around on the network of trails around my house without getting sneered at (walking trails) or licensed (snowmobile trails). The initial...
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Mon, 28 Jan 2013 07:41:34 PST
Robo Mover http://www.instructables.com/id/Robo-Mover/
Robo Mover - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0O/OE8V/HA4MBCT5/F0OOE8VHA4MBCT5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0O/OE8V/HA4MBCT5/F0OOE8VHA4MBCT5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0O/OE8V/HA4MBCT5/F0OOE8VHA4MBCT5.SMALL.jpg noahw This motorized, remote controlled heavy-load-carrying surface helps me move heavy projects, materials and machinery around my shop.  Having thrown my back out a few times lifting things I probably should have had a helping hand with, I thought that making something like this would be a great way to ...
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Wed, 12 Dec 2012 08:55:43 PST
All-Terrain Electric Scooter http://www.instructables.com/id/All-Terrain-Electric-Scooter/
All-Terrain Electric Scooter - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/B7KO/H6735FHS/FOIB7KOH6735FHS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/B7KO/H6735FHS/FOIB7KOH6735FHS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/B7KO/H6735FHS/FOIB7KOH6735FHS.SMALL.jpg ben_k At the beginning of the 2011/2012 school year, my school's robotics team decided to finally dismantle some old FRC robots that had been collecting dust for six or seven years. We had no use for all the parts we stripped off the robots, so I generously relieved the team of some of these parts, includ...
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Sat, 8 Sep 2012 13:53:36 PDT
Electric Wheelbarrow http://www.instructables.com/id/Electric-Wheelbarrow/
Electric Wheelbarrow - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FLA/KNUE/H4VQE6Y3/FLAKNUEH4VQE6Y3.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FLA/KNUE/H4VQE6Y3/FLAKNUEH4VQE6Y3.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FLA/KNUE/H4VQE6Y3/FLAKNUEH4VQE6Y3.SMALL.jpg DeadNuts My name is Evan Pickett.  I graduated as a dual major in both mechanical and manufacturing engineering. I love coming up with new designs and innovative solutions to any problems I encounter - or to projects that are thrown my way. Rather than just making something that will work, I prefer to make s...
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Thu, 2 Aug 2012 12:43:33 PDT
Solar-Powered POWER WHEELS http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Powered-POWER-WHEELS/
Solar-Powered POWER WHEELS - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F78/C5QD/H4VQO84V/F78C5QDH4VQO84V.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F78/C5QD/H4VQO84V/F78C5QDH4VQO84V.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F78/C5QD/H4VQO84V/F78C5QDH4VQO84V.SMALL.jpg bennelson Here's a project that can let Mom, Dad, & Jr. or Princess all play together in the back yard by improving a Power Wheels electric car and upgrading it to green technology and renewable energy. A while back, I had gotten a PowerWheels Jeep, but it didn't have a battery or charger. And it always seem...
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Sat, 28 Jul 2012 17:27:20 PDT
How to build a 24 Volt Electric Motorcycle http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-a-24-Volt-Electric-Motorcycle/
How to build a 24 Volt Electric Motorcycle - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FX4/TA5V/H3KOVH78/FX4TA5VH3KOVH78.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX4/TA5V/H3KOVH78/FX4TA5VH3KOVH78.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX4/TA5V/H3KOVH78/FX4TA5VH3KOVH78.SMALL.jpg msjsdmesjs   I have viewed a few Electric Vehicle (EV) builds for Motorcycles on Instructables and they all were very helpful. I hope to add to those who have gone ahead and built, shared and motivated me to build one. This is how I went about building this EV Motorcycle. First view as many Instrcu...
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Sun, 17 Jun 2012 19:00:21 PDT
How to Make a Custom Electric Go-Kart and Brushless DC Motor http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Custom-Electric-Go-Kart-and-Brushle/
How to Make a Custom Electric Go-Kart and Brushless DC Motor - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKS/BFIJ/H2MYLZZX/FKSBFIJH2MYLZZX.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKS/BFIJ/H2MYLZZX/FKSBFIJH2MYLZZX.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKS/BFIJ/H2MYLZZX/FKSBFIJH2MYLZZX.SMALL.jpg elidavis This Instructable details the design and fabrication of my electric go-kart. However, the principles and methods I used can be applied to similar vehicles. Eli-Kart grew out of an interest of mine to create a simple, reliable, personal electric vehicle that would be practical off the racetrack. By ...
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Mon, 4 Jun 2012 07:36:19 PDT
Chibikart: Rapid-Prototyping a Subminiature Electric Go-Kart Using Digital Fabrication and Hobby Components http://www.instructables.com/id/Chibikart-Rapid-Prototyping-a-Subminiature-Electr/
Chibikart: Rapid-Prototyping a Subminiature Electric Go-Kart Using Digital Fabrication and Hobby Components - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWB/T2ST/H2TJ4UZB/FWBT2STH2TJ4UZB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWB/T2ST/H2TJ4UZB/FWBT2STH2TJ4UZB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWB/T2ST/H2TJ4UZB/FWBT2STH2TJ4UZB.SMALL.jpg teamtestbot Chibikart! is a very small yet powerful and maneuverable 2WD electric go-kart that you can build using off-the-shelf industrial and hobby components and digitally fabricated frame parts. Using modern lithium ion batteries and brushless permanent-magnet electric motors, Chibikart can accelerate its d...
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Fri, 1 Jun 2012 08:44:23 PDT
Prototype Hover Platform http://www.instructables.com/id/Prototype-Hover-Platform/
Prototype Hover Platform - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FV8/0SAX/H01N5ZAB/FV80SAXH01N5ZAB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FV8/0SAX/H01N5ZAB/FV80SAXH01N5ZAB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FV8/0SAX/H01N5ZAB/FV80SAXH01N5ZAB.SMALL.jpg ScitechWA Here is a Hover Platform we built for an upcoming Young Innovators Festival that we are hosting at Scitech. This is how you can make a Hover floating style platform easily and cheaply. The main body of the unit is made from MDF (Craftwood) and a tarpaulin, and uses a portable battery powered blower...
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Wed, 28 Mar 2012 22:32:06 PDT
Self Balancing Scooter Ver 2.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/Self-Balancing-Scooter-Ver-20/
Self Balancing Scooter Ver 2.0 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZI/3DEV/GYW6GMOF/FZI3DEVGYW6GMOF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZI/3DEV/GYW6GMOF/FZI3DEVGYW6GMOF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZI/3DEV/GYW6GMOF/FZI3DEVGYW6GMOF.SMALL.jpg ScitechWA 11/01/2013 ****************************************************************************************************************** Unfortunatly the IDG500/ADXL335 chips unsed on the accelometer is End of Life. So they will no longer be manufacturing those chips and therefore the accelometers. There are ...
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Mon, 20 Feb 2012 21:42:35 PST
Self Balancing Scooter Ver 1.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/Self-Balancing-Scooter-Ver-10/
Self Balancing Scooter Ver 1.0 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FA8/IB4E/GYDLQG4N/FA8IB4EGYDLQG4N.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA8/IB4E/GYDLQG4N/FA8IB4EGYDLQG4N.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA8/IB4E/GYDLQG4N/FA8IB4EGYDLQG4N.SMALL.jpg ScitechWA After seeing the balancing skateboard, we thought we would built a Balancing Platform to test out the technology. We bought some rear ends of kids scooter for the drive wheel/motor and the electronics that XenonJohn suggested. http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-build-self-balancing-skateboardrobot...
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Sun, 19 Feb 2012 23:08:24 PST
Build Your Own ELECTRIC MOTORCYCLE http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-Your-Own-ELECTRIC-MOTORCYCLE/
Build Your Own ELECTRIC MOTORCYCLE - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FNC/1H2V/GYGGJLR6/FNC1H2VGYGGJLR6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNC/1H2V/GYGGJLR6/FNC1H2VGYGGJLR6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FNC/1H2V/GYGGJLR6/FNC1H2VGYGGJLR6.SMALL.jpg bennelson OVERVIEW The finished project is a 1981 Kawasaki KZ440, converted to electric. It is powered by four Optima Yellow Top sealed (AGM) lead-acid batteries, that drive a Briggs & Stratton Etek electric motor. The speed of the motor is controlled by an Alltrax brand "AXE" programmable controller that ca...
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Mon, 13 Feb 2012 12:51:12 PST