Instructables: exploring - photos - electric-vehicles http://www.instructables.com Fri, 18 Apr 2014 15:14:56 PDT BLOX v1.01 Electric motor bike (revised with better description) http://www.instructables.com/id/Electric-motor-bike/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FB4/OCDM/HSVGGWSY/FB4OCDMHSVGGWSY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB4/OCDM/HSVGGWSY/FB4OCDMHSVGGWSY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB4/OCDM/HSVGGWSY/FB4OCDMHSVGGWSY.SMALL.jpg moslof88 I recently saw this mountain bike with a free sign on it, so I snatched it up and took it home and with minimal effort got it running like new again. Then I remembered i had a razor scooter motor and I decided to see if I could power the bike using only the manufacturers wheel and apply friction to ...
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Tue, 18 Mar 2014 18:34:28 PDT
Single Wheel Transport. http://www.instructables.com/id/Single-Wheel-Transport/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FNI/AXAI/HKE9HDL8/FNIAXAIHKE9HDL8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNI/AXAI/HKE9HDL8/FNIAXAIHKE9HDL8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNI/AXAI/HKE9HDL8/FNIAXAIHKE9HDL8.SMALL.jpg benmurton I have seen some one wheeled devices around and this is my ideas of using a single wheel as transport. The overall diameter is 600mm and can be ridden with a foot either side of the wheel so you are facing forward or could be ridden sideways with both feet inside the hoop, a bit like a skateboard. A...
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Fri, 16 Aug 2013 22:03:57 PDT
Simple Electromagnetic Engine using piston and flywheel http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Electromagnetic-Engine-using-piston-and-fly/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FTZ/O3V3/HJKBSFDE/FTZO3V3HJKBSFDE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTZ/O3V3/HJKBSFDE/FTZO3V3HJKBSFDE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTZ/O3V3/HJKBSFDE/FTZO3V3HJKBSFDE.SMALL.jpg Jestin_Cubetech http://www.edaboard.com/thread282191.html
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Tue, 30 Jul 2013 03:55:33 PDT
Nerdy Derby LCD Screen http://www.instructables.com/id/Nerdy-Derby-LCD-Screen/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/EWHA/HJGDZ7VK/FEVEWHAHJGDZ7VK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/EWHA/HJGDZ7VK/FEVEWHAHJGDZ7VK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/EWHA/HJGDZ7VK/FEVEWHAHJGDZ7VK.SMALL.jpg vaultking In order to display Motor and ESC temperature, RPMs, and elapsed time, I needed a way to secure a LCD screen to a Nerdy Derby car that will be competing in the inaugural Milwaukee Makerfest  Nerdy Derby on October 19, 2013 at the Milwaukee Makerspace Since the car will be subjected to high speeds an...
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Tue, 23 Jul 2013 08:39:17 PDT
ELECTRIC GO CART HACK http://www.instructables.com/id/ELECTRIC-GO-CART-HACK/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F3W/XNUA/HIGFJV71/F3WXNUAHIGFJV71.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3W/XNUA/HIGFJV71/F3WXNUAHIGFJV71.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3W/XNUA/HIGFJV71/F3WXNUAHIGFJV71.SMALL.jpg THE GOOSE I bought this go cart used with no battery's or charger. its runs from 12 to 24 volts, so i took my RYOBI 18 volt  flash light apart and hooked it to the wires that went to the battery. i have a bunch of these batterys so the fun never stops, cause there is always a couple on charge. also it did not...
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Mon, 1 Jul 2013 16:35:12 PDT
UnderSeawolf: ROV for Long Island Sound http://www.instructables.com/id/UnderSeawolf-ROV-Project-for-Long-Island-Sound-Fr/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FYZ/PHYU/HH2VY4PL/FYZPHYUHH2VY4PL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYZ/PHYU/HH2VY4PL/FYZPHYUHH2VY4PL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYZ/PHYU/HH2VY4PL/FYZPHYUHH2VY4PL.SMALL.jpg Veteran_ComputerEngineer Hi there and thanks for stopping by,  Every now and then I get an idea for my ROV but I have been stuck for a while now as I am trying to figure out how to, compactly, rotate those thrusters you see in the image. I was thinking about designing a 2-Axis module to go in between the ROV and the Thrust...
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Mon, 27 May 2013 12:01:30 PDT
Self Balancing segway style scooter for under 300.00 http://www.instructables.com/id/Self-Balancing-segway-style-scooter-for-under-300/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FYJ/ND8O/HF23RUDS/FYJND8OHF23RUDS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYJ/ND8O/HF23RUDS/FYJND8OHF23RUDS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYJ/ND8O/HF23RUDS/FYJND8OHF23RUDS.SMALL.jpg fozz18 I've always wanted a Segway from the first day I saw one, but with the over 6000.00 price tag I couldn't afford one. Thankfully the parts required have come down in price dramatically. I managed to build one for under 300.00.  here is a list of the most important parts. 1x2" square steel on eBay bu...
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Mon, 8 Apr 2013 19:58:57 PDT
Ev Sports car http://www.instructables.com/id/Ev-Sports-car-1/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FA2/E3KD/H6MF2RU1/FA2E3KDH6MF2RU1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA2/E3KD/H6MF2RU1/FA2E3KDH6MF2RU1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA2/E3KD/H6MF2RU1/FA2E3KDH6MF2RU1.SMALL.jpg ravikumar97 This is my Submission to Jack Daniels Independence Day Contest. My age is 15 and my dad’s age is 40 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DXlRfiwqX2w 10% of the world’s total carbon emissions are from road transportation. Electric cars are the potential answer to this problem. The main two reasons elect...
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Mon, 3 Sep 2012 20:02:37 PDT
Electric GoKart http://www.instructables.com/id/Electric-GoKart/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ3/W01F/H5Y9W3W9/FJ3W01FH5Y9W3W9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ3/W01F/H5Y9W3W9/FJ3W01FH5Y9W3W9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ3/W01F/H5Y9W3W9/FJ3W01FH5Y9W3W9.SMALL.jpg ___ I built this electric go kart over the course of a few years.  I got the frame on Craigslist, and spent a long time restoring it.  The original frame came with a roll cage, but I removed it because it was a little to small for me.Then I bought the majority of the other components from scooter and Go...
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Tue, 21 Aug 2012 07:40:44 PDT
electric car http://www.instructables.com/id/electric-car-6/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F0V/7558/H2TJ4NN4/F0V7558H2TJ4NN4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0V/7558/H2TJ4NN4/F0V7558H2TJ4NN4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0V/7558/H2TJ4NN4/F0V7558H2TJ4NN4.SMALL.jpg antipaxx44 taking on old dirt track car and replacing the gasoline drive line with a electric drive system from a golf cart This is a home made electric vehicle  How to build one of your own.... This particular model is from a 1940's 3/4 midget dirt track car. The best area to located them is in Pennsylvani...
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Wed, 30 May 2012 10:10:31 PDT
Poor Man's Electric bike made by Recycled materials from Junkyards. http://www.instructables.com/id/Poor-Mans-Electric-bike-made-by-Recycled-material/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F3A/7FSR/GMIGGAUL/F3A7FSRGMIGGAUL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3A/7FSR/GMIGGAUL/F3A7FSRGMIGGAUL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3A/7FSR/GMIGGAUL/F3A7FSRGMIGGAUL.SMALL.jpg numberonebikeslover Background: I am Naeem Zahid, aging 39 from Pakistan (City Peshawar). It was in me since my childhood when I sued to break my toys and make something else from them. I have no professional qualification in engineering or electronics but I have learned everything from books and mostly the Internet an...
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Tue, 19 Apr 2011 20:56:59 PDT
Retro Electric Bike http://www.instructables.com/id/Retro-Electric-Bike/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FEH/UBL1/FZ8J3DIN/FEHUBL1FZ8J3DIN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEH/UBL1/FZ8J3DIN/FEHUBL1FZ8J3DIN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEH/UBL1/FZ8J3DIN/FEHUBL1FZ8J3DIN.SMALL.jpg TheFullMetalAlchemist This is a custom pedal/electric bike I designed and built for school. This slideshow shows the start to finish build of the project.I am doing Metal Fabrication Engineering along side a boiler making apprenticeship. I am looking to head into custom electric motorbikes or the automotive fabrication a...
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Sun, 6 Sep 2009 01:20:04 PDT
Electric Bike - now with chain-snapping power! http://www.instructables.com/id/Electric-Bike-now-with-chain-snapping-power/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FTL/1R62/FWYHW3T3/FTL1R62FWYHW3T3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTL/1R62/FWYHW3T3/FTL1R62FWYHW3T3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTL/1R62/FWYHW3T3/FTL1R62FWYHW3T3.SMALL.jpg nedfunnell Last weekend I decided to put a big electric motor I have onto my bike. I had all the parts already from various projects. The only parts I needed to buy were the U-bolts. The motor is a 36V PMDC motor, rated at 3.0HP ~= 2.2kW. No, I don't know where to get another one, or even who the manufacturer ...
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Fri, 10 Jul 2009 21:34:45 PDT