From the monthly archives:

July 2015

First Charging with Power Supplies

July 26, 2015

Yesterday morning, I got my first chance to charge my cycle with the Mean Well power supplies. First, I wired the output of the three in series, connecting black to red, black to red with automotive butt connectors with built-in heat shrink. The metal cases of the power supplies are isolated from the DC outputs, [...]

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Charging with Power Supplies

July 24, 2015

I recently got back from traveling to Ohio to participate in the Craig Vetter Fuel Economy Challenge. (For full details, visit THIS blog entry…) One of the lessons learned on the trip is I NEED BETTER/FASTER CHARGING. I wasn’t able to complete the ride on my Vectrix electric motorcycle, partly due to the batteries not [...]

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“300MPG.org’s Electric Vectrix Wins Craig Vetter Fuel Economy Competition!”

July 13, 2015

“300MPG.org’s Electric Vectrix Wins Craig Vetter Fuel Economy Competition!” is the headline I would love to be able to tell you. Unfortunately, it only exists in my imagination. Nope. Truth be told, I was a complete amateur who simply showed up, NEVER having been at this type of event before on a vehicle unmodified other [...]

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