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by hackerboysf
Jun 07 2013 12:19am
Forum: Battery Technology
Topic: Question about running two Calibike batteries in parallel
Replies: 1
Views: 650

Question about running two Calibike batteries in parallel

I have two 48V, 10AH Calibike batteries with BMS built into them. Each battery has a built-in plug for its own charger. I am putting the batteries onto an electric gokart I'm making with my kids, which is run by a Lyen brushed motor controller. I would like to wire the batteries up in parallel so th...
by hackerboysf
Apr 13 2013 9:47am
Forum: Battery Technology
Topic: Homemade Battery Packs
Replies: 1676
Views: 484323

Re: Homemade Battery Packs

Thanks for the responses, DrkAngel and emiyata. Will take a pass on this pile of OPG and keep looking and thinking about options while we continue tearing the karts apart and figuring out how to put them back together as Ekarts. Many thanks, too, to everyone who participates in this awesome forum. M...
by hackerboysf
Apr 13 2013 2:45am
Forum: Battery Technology
Topic: Homemade Battery Packs
Replies: 1676
Views: 484323

Re: Homemade Battery Packs

Greetings from a (nearly) complete noob. I am currently starting a project with my two sons (ages 9 and 11) of refurbishing and converting two small gokarts from 49cc two stroke gas engines to electric. I plan to put two 600W 36V brushed motors I got cheap from Craigslist on each cart (one motor pow...