[Oeva-list] Da Vinci Days this weekend - Corvallis
mhodgert at bethel.k12.or.us
Sat Jul 17 02:46:39 PDT 2010
There are also TOTALLY ELECTRIC ONE PERSON VEHICLES THAT RACE. These are called Electrathon Vehicles. They use up to 72 pounds of non liquid (gel-glass-mat) lead/acid batteries and travel to see who can go the farthest in one hour. Today, Friday, we did a street race with several corners and a large hill over some very rough streets. Tomorrow, Saturday, we will be racing at Reser stadium parking lot. Cars will start to arrive about 8:30 with practice to follow around 10:00 and the race goes from 11:00 to noon. Hope to see many of you there.
Mike Hodgert--Electrathon America president and teacher at Willamette High School in Eugene--home of the world's largest fleet of Electrathon vehicles. I am also making my own 48 volts 55 mph street legal vehicle.
From: oeva-list-bounces at oeva.org on behalf of Alan Batie
Sent: Fri 7/16/10 1:04 PM
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Subject: Re: [Oeva-list] Da Vinci Days this weekend - Corvallis
On 7/16/10 11:47 AM, J Bills wrote:
> This weekend in Corvallis is "Da Vinci Days" which, among other things,
> features a parade with EVs:
> looks fun!
Note that while the Kinetic Sculptures are human powered, there will be
EVs in the parade, and the KS races are a *lot* of fun (particularly the
mud bog Sunday morning)...
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