17 July 2008

Update - mounting

I have everything mounted where I want it. All the high voltage cables are routed under the controller and are just barely visible. All contactors and relays are inside enclosures joined by sheathed wires (except a few). It's pretty clean, though still crowded. The batteries in the photo are for testing, they are the old dead ones.

Update - crimper

I finished the crimper. I had my father-in-law weld on some brackets for me and I mounted it to a 2x4. We also added a bit more meat to the tooth and I'm quite pleased with the results. Here are some photos: