Fri 13 Jul 2007
* Read Terry’s report.
* Truck has 10k miles I’ve added.
* 5k (the pack death zone) of that is on the nicad pack.
* Purchased at 3765. Now at 14k.
* Need to get the overcharging improved.
* Needs front end alignment. Front right tire feathering.
* Still want to get Coroplast added to undercarriage.
* Ordered Tektronix Current probe. A622. Due in 4 weeks.
* Ordered factory GM parts. Cup holder, sun visor, window crank + washer, dash bezel.
* Plan on using LED’s for the dash lights.
* New job. 208 and 230v charging. 240v to be installed.
* Segway clone. Goal is 48v. Test on 24.
* Made from robot parts.
* Just needed to add a gyro board, $121 from SparkFun.com
* Code updated to adapt for segway use.
* 20″ BMX glass/eng resin wheels.
* Will use 6″ wheels for testing.
* May go with 24″ wheels.
* May have it on the ground this weekend.
* Estimate 50whrs/mile efficiency.
* Spring loaded twist grips.
* titanium spring or coil spring.
* Had confrontation with hydrid SUV owner at SC Costco.
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