[Oeva-list] S-10 EV Discussion List

Daniel Eyk danieleyk at yahoo.com
Fri Apr 27 13:29:25 PDT 2007


Gary, you mentioned an S-10 EV discussion list. Is
that the same as the EVDL or is it a different one?
Can you give me a link to it? Thanks, Dan Eyk


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>    3. Welding plastic? (Jerry McIntire)
>    4. Re: Welding plastic? (Ralph Merwin)
>    5. Re: Welding plastic? (Myles Twete)
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> Message: 1
> Date: Thu, 26 Apr 2007 22:21:26 -0700
> From: patrick0101 at gmail.com
> Subject: Re: [Oeva-list] thoughts wanted--EVs and
> renewable energy /
> 	global	warming
> To: OEVA <oeva-list at oeva.org>, "Gary Graunke"
> <gary at whitecape.org>
> Cc: Stephen Weitz <weitzs at earthlink.net>
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> >From: Gary Graunke <gary at whitecape.org>
> >Subject: [Oeva-list] thoughts wanted--EVs and
> renewable energy / global
>  warming
> >...
> >So your comments on the relationship between clean
> electric power and
> >EV's, or why cleaner electric generation is helpful
> to the
> >transportation solution, etc, are welcome!
> 
> one point to make is that EVs powered by renewable
> electric power, do not
> result in farm land being diverted from food crops
> to fuel crops.  This is a
> heated ethical debate in the ethanol camp, which
> solar (wind, hydro...)
> powered EVs avoids completely.
> 
> > cute pictures for a presentation are most helpful!
> 
> I have attached a picture that Stephen W. (cced)
> posted on the S-10 EV
> mailing list.  It is great because it shows
> 1) this can be done today
> 2) has high gas prices and a pile of polluting cars
> in the background making
> for clear juxtapositioning.
> 
> Also, if you'd like a little joke, here is a
> relevant one I saw:
> "71% of the population believe in global warming, 
> while the other 29% are
> still trying to resolve the 'Earth is flat' debate."
> 
> -Pat
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> Message: 2
> Date: Thu, 26 Apr 2007 23:41:44 -0700
> From: patrick0101 at gmail.com
> Subject: [Oeva-list] OEVA @ Beaverton Neighborhood
> Eco-Summit
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> On April 21st the City of Beaverton held a
> Neighborhood Summit on "Living
> Greener".  OEVA had a booth there and there were
> three EVs on display.  I
> snapped a couple of pictures, you can see them here:
> 
>
http://picasaweb.google.com/patrick0101/OEVABeavertonEcoNeighborhoodSummit
> 
> I was the first EV to arrive and I pulled my S-10EV
> into one of the parking
> spots reserved for EVs.  One of the directors came
> over and said she was
> about to tell me to that I could not park there,
> then she saw the 'Electric'
> sticker on the truck.  I guess she assumed all EVs
> would be weird looking.
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> Message: 3
> Date: Fri, 27 Apr 2007 00:22:42 -0700
> From: Jerry McIntire <jerry.mcintire at comcast.net>
> Subject: [Oeva-list] Welding plastic?
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> The good news: our Dodge TEVan arrived today, and
> after changing the  
> receptacle on my 240V outlet we were able to start
> charging.  Drove  
> it on the 9 mile roundtrip to REI and all went well!
>  This thing has  
> lots of cooling fans (even during charging), and a
> bit of controller  
> whine so overall it's noisier than my 1993 US
> Electricar conversion  
> (DC motor, as is this one).
> 
> The bad news:  when loading it on the carrier in
> Maryland, they  
> bumped the water reservoir for the automatic battery
> watering system  
> and cracked it.  All the water left-- it's a small
> divot, and I would  
> like to have it repaired.  Is there a plastic welder
> in Portland?   
> Any other ideas?  This reservoir is a custom item
> made for Dodge-- I  
> don't think I could find a new one, and I wouldn't
> want to price one.
> 
> I hope to visit the Wayland Juice Bar soon, and plan
> to attend the  
> next OEVA meeting.
> 
> Thanks,
> 
> Jerry
> 
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> Message: 4
> Date: Fri, 27 Apr 2007 07:03:31 -0700 (PDT)
> From: Ralph Merwin <rmerwin at aracnet.com>
> Subject: Re: [Oeva-list] Welding plastic?
> To: jerry.mcintire at comcast.net (Jerry McIntire)
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> Jerry,
> 
> Congratulations on the new EV!  Hopefully you'll
> bring it to the next
> OEVA meeting.
> 
> On the plastic repair, try calling Tap Plastics. 
> They probably don't
> do the welding, but may be able to either suggest an
> alternative or
> suggest someone that does plastic welding.
> 
> Ralph
> 
> 
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Daniel Eyk
Vancouver, Wa.

Electric S-10 project
E-15 project

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