This blog documents the restoration, and conversion, of a 1965 Humber (Singer) Vogue to a fully electric vehicle. The Vogue will be powered by an 11kW(modified), 3 phase industrial AC motor, controlled by an industry standard Variable Speed Drive (VSD) or Inverter. To be able to produce the 400 volts phase to phase the VSD will need about 600 VDC of batteries. A big thanks to the contributors on the AEVA forum: http://forums.aeva.asn.au/forums/
Thursday, August 2, 2012
I had a bit of homework to do so nothing more on the car last night.
The spare dash with mounting brackets circled. Note the spare diff/axle casing and diff underneath. I wondered where those aluminium stabilisers (spelt wrong on sticker) got to...
We were discussing a few nights back how, if we ever moved house, I couldn't survive on a concrete block - no under the house storage.