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by 2e0bax
Fri Jul 04, 2008 10:04 am
Forum: Home Energy Area
Topic: induction motor as generator
Replies: 9
Views: 25956

Yes i have here http://homepage.ntlworld.com/s.amesbury ... motor.html it gave a constant charge into 100ah of around 1 amp but would give more if the blades were better. sean
by 2e0bax
Tue Jul 01, 2008 9:14 pm
Forum: Home Energy Area
Topic: Radio 4 Wind Turbine program
Replies: 1
Views: 17493

Finally downloaded the programme and listened to it on my phone (MP3 Player). Very interesting to hear the different opinions as i am VERY biased myself but i did get the feeling that more were for than against. Sean
by 2e0bax
Sat Apr 05, 2008 10:54 pm
Forum: All things battery related
Topic: Any old rag and bones ? Any old Lithium ?
Replies: 6
Views: 6062

I can offer some mobile phone batteries at 3.6v with a capacity of 900mah, charged and working just contact me i would be interested in your results. Sean / 2e0bax
by 2e0bax
Sat Mar 29, 2008 8:49 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: March 29th North West Meet
Replies: 27
Views: 23386

Really enjoyed the day and got to ride in a car that runs on batterys! Wow thats a first and not the last im hooked now....hey Tim i could see you driving around in Focus....fancy swapping? I bet not! The boys keep talking about the Berlingo and thought it was amazing, thanks Tim. Great hospitality ...
by 2e0bax
Tue Jan 22, 2008 5:20 pm
Forum: Home Energy Area
Topic: My Smartdrive 2 Stage Savonius VAWT
Replies: 12
Views: 44019

Loads of torque on that baby, that looks like a F and j? washing motor converted? My last genny was a big brushless motor with magnets resined to the armature but sadly the local planning dept didnt share my idea with reducing enviromental damage and my elecy bill! Its looking good though and i like...
by 2e0bax
Tue Jan 22, 2008 3:30 pm
Forum: All things battery related
Topic: Mobile phone batteries
Replies: 1
Views: 2768

Mobile phone batteries

I work in the mobile phone industry and can get hold of quite a lot of Lithium-Ion batteries (used). Now i know this might sound mad but would it be possible to wire for amperege then for voltage to build up a big battery? This would take time and a lot of batteries i know but was wondering if anyon...
by 2e0bax
Tue Jan 22, 2008 3:21 pm
Forum: Home Energy Area
Topic: I have made my own power but not at the moment
Replies: 5
Views: 21798

You can get pulse chargers that help to break down the sulphation and i think i saw a couple diagrams built around a small chip called 555 timer. The idea of washing was to try and remove the short that occurs at the bottom of the cells...oh well worth a try. Im sure you people are more up on all th...
by 2e0bax
Mon Jan 21, 2008 5:49 pm
Forum: Home Energy Area
Topic: I have made my own power but not at the moment
Replies: 5
Views: 21798

I have made my own power but not at the moment

First of all hello to all and what a wonderful thing to be interested in. Im now looking into electric vehicles for 2 reasons and 1 being i like electricity and 2 the price of oil is now crazy. Here is my homepage http://homepage.ntlworld.com/s.amesbury/homepage.htm Im also a radio ham and my userna...

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