Re: [MBZ] Benz-powered home

2015-06-09 Thread OK Don via Mercedes
I thought that MB was using Tesla batteries -
http://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2014-11-02/mercedes-puts-tesla-technology-beneath-hood-to-chase-bmw

I guess they are just buying the cells, then doing their own thing with
them?

On Tue, Jun 9, 2015 at 8:28 PM, archer75--- via Mercedes 
mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote:


 Rich Thomas via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote:
  http://www.engadget.com/2015/06/09/mercedes-benz-home-battery
  --R

 The batteries for 7 of the cars that shall not be named will equal 8
 Mercedes batteries.
 The small cells that comprise them can be replaced.
 The battery can be rebuilt by any DIYer willing to carefully follow
 instructions.
 There are many sources for the batteries and cells new and used.

 http://www.ebay.com/sch/i.html?_nkw=prius+rebuilt+battery

 Gerry

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Re: [MBZ] Benz-powered home

2015-06-09 Thread archer75--- via Mercedes

Rich Thomas via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote:
 http://www.engadget.com/2015/06/09/mercedes-benz-home-battery
 --R

The batteries for 7 of the cars that shall not be named will equal 8 Mercedes 
batteries.
The small cells that comprise them can be replaced.
The battery can be rebuilt by any DIYer willing to carefully follow 
instructions.
There are many sources for the batteries and cells new and used.

http://www.ebay.com/sch/i.html?_nkw=prius+rebuilt+battery

Gerry

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Re: [MBZ] Benz-powered home

2015-06-09 Thread Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes
My take is they simply are too huge for most people.

On Tue, Jun 9, 2015 at 9:55 PM, OK Don via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com
wrote:

 I thought that MB was using Tesla batteries -

 http://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2014-11-02/mercedes-puts-tesla-technology-beneath-hood-to-chase-bmw

 I guess they are just buying the cells, then doing their own thing with
 them?

 On Tue, Jun 9, 2015 at 8:28 PM, archer75--- via Mercedes 
 mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote:

 
  Rich Thomas via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote:
   http://www.engadget.com/2015/06/09/mercedes-benz-home-battery
   --R
 
  The batteries for 7 of the cars that shall not be named will equal 8
  Mercedes batteries.
  The small cells that comprise them can be replaced.
  The battery can be rebuilt by any DIYer willing to carefully follow
  instructions.
  There are many sources for the batteries and cells new and used.
 
  http://www.ebay.com/sch/i.html?_nkw=prius+rebuilt+battery
 
  Gerry
 
  _
 
 


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 OK Don

 NSA: The only branch of government that actually listens to US citizens!

 *“Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry and narrow-mindedness, and many of
 our people need it sorely on these accounts.”* – Mark Twain

 There are three kinds of men: The ones that learns by reading. The few who
 learn by observation. The rest of them have to pee on the electric fence
 for themselves.

 WILL ROGERS, *The Manly Wisdom of Will Rogers*
 2013 F150, 18 mpg
 2012 Passat TDI DSG, 44 mpg
 1957 C182A, 12 mpg - but at 150 mph!
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