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Re: iMiEV as workhorse

Fri Sep 21, 2018 8:25 am

wmcbrine wrote:Image

It looks like an improved version of one of those pusher trailers. :mrgreen:
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Re: iMiEV as workhorse

Mon Sep 24, 2018 3:38 am

Yesterday my Peugeot transpor apples from garden :)

In planned is use him like a mobille battery. I need recharge my RC toys in model airport and in forest for recharge chainsaw battery.


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Re: iMiEV as workhorse

Mon Feb 18, 2019 9:39 am

Banana box test: https://youtu.be/XGM4jNYQuUw

For those who may be interested, on his prior video, Byorn did a range test on the iMiev.
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Re: iMiEV as workhorse

Wed Mar 27, 2019 11:01 am

So, I live about 1/2-mile from the main road, and every week have the pleasure of hauling my trash, recycling, and brush cans down there. Used to do it with my electric scooter, but its motor threw a magnet when a teenager I let use it tried it out as a dirtbike. Last week Mitti (with trailer hitch) set a new record for sheer number of cans ... as a kid I liked playing with trains... :roll:

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Re: iMiEV as workhorse

Wed May 15, 2019 9:57 pm

I had approached both local dealers about getting their i-MiEV marketing displays when Mitsubishi allowed, and both came through with the green jellybeans!
Both of them had failed 12V power supplies for the led lights, but that is a very easy replacement.
And of course, the sign fits inside on our huge cargo floor, if the passenger seat is slid forward.
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2000 Mazda Miata EV, 78 kW, 17 kWh
1983 Grumman Kurbwatt EV,170 kW, 32 kWh
1983 Mazda RX-7 EV 43 kW 10 kWh
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