Other sources of insight are bentrideronline.com and recumbents.com. Both have forums specifically for velomobiles, which is what you're building. Recumbents.com also has a lot of info on racing HPVs, which will get into efficiency, etc. IHPVA.org might be a good source too.
Chris On Sun, May 28, 2017 at 2:53 PM, Lawrence Rhodes via EV <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote: > I'm looking at options for my Terratrike. Mid vs hub seems to be the > thing. Seems bike systems are only 80% efficient. Has any one had good > success with efficiency as well as speed. I'm looking to top out at 30mph > with a 20 inch wheel. Is voltage an issue? I'd like to keep it to 48vdc > but I'm willing to go higher or lower if it is an advantage(money or > performance). I will eventually have a shell with solar panels plus my 250 > pound hunk O' fat. Lawrence Rhodes > -------------- next part -------------- > An HTML attachment was scrubbed... > URL: <http://lists.evdl.org/private.cgi/ev-evdl.org/ > attachments/20170528/da9dcde9/attachment.htm> > _______________________________________________ > UNSUBSCRIBE: http://www.evdl.org/help/index.html#usub > http://lists.evdl.org/listinfo.cgi/ev-evdl.org > Read EVAngel's EV News at http://evdl.org/evln/ > Please discuss EV drag racing at NEDRA (http://groups.yahoo.com/ > group/NEDRA) > > -------------- next part -------------- An HTML attachment was scrubbed... URL: <http://lists.evdl.org/private.cgi/ev-evdl.org/attachments/20170530/ddeec06f/attachment.htm> _______________________________________________ UNSUBSCRIBE: http://www.evdl.org/help/index.html#usub http://lists.evdl.org/listinfo.cgi/ev-evdl.org Read EVAngel's EV News at http://evdl.org/evln/ Please discuss EV drag racing at NEDRA (http://groups.yahoo.com/group/NEDRA)