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Videos tagged with go-kart (15)

Democratic People's Republic of Chibikart: Garage Hoonage

Democratic People's Republic of Chi...

mit mechanical mayhem

Added almost 2 years ago | 00:02:10 | 1105 views

mayhem in N4

Democratic People's Republic of Chibikart

Democratic People's Republic of Chi...

mit mechanical mayhem

Added almost 2 years ago | 00:02:14 | 1452 views

remixed for easy manufacturing and assembly! see http://www.instructables.com/id/Chibikart-Rapid-Prototyping-a-Subminiature-Electr/

2.007 Electric Vehicle Section 2012 - Race Highlights

2.007 Electric Vehicle Section 2012...

equals zero

Added over 2 years ago | 00:03:38 | 2953 views

Student-built vehicles compete in a 50 meter drag race and a climb to the top of a 4-storey parking garage. The products of this semester included go-karts, scooters, longboards, and even a set of powered roller skates.

Chibikart!

Chibikart!

equals zero

Added over 2 years ago | 00:02:14 | 4548 views

A four-wheel drive ulta-compact go-kart with 100mm custom hub motor wheels. The frame is 34" long and 18" wide (870mm x 460mm).

tinyKart: Snow Drifting

tinyKart: Snow Drifting

scolton

Added over 2 years ago | 00:02:16 | 4991 views

Snow drifting with an ultralight (25kg / 26kg filled with snow) electric go-kart during the March snowstorm. The kart has independent RWD and about five horsepower, so it puts on a good show. More info on the kart: http://scolton.bl...

tinyKart: Winter Special

tinyKart: Winter Special

scolton

Added over 2 years ago | 00:02:36 | 3413 views

Some say that his urine turns snow blue, and that he doesn't believe in polar bears.More info: http://scolton.blogspot.com/p/cap-kart.html#tinykart

tinyKart: Testing New Motors and Battery

tinyKart: Testing New Motors and Ba...

scolton

Added over 2 years ago | 00:01:51 | 3799 views

Motors: 2x EMP C6374-200 (2.5kW peak each)http://www.leaderhobby.com/product.asp?ID=9394001224160Battery: 12S3P A123 26650M1-sorta-B (39.6V, 6.9Ah, 30mΩ) Still has some controller issues to sort out, but it works well.

Nightkarting

Nightkarting

scolton

Added over 2 years ago | 00:01:48 | 3077 views

Test driving tinyKart, our 55lb ultralight electric go-kart at full power in a parking garage climb. More info: http://scolton.blogspot.com/p/cap-kart.html#tinykart

tinyKart: 8/21/11

tinyKart: 8/21/11

scolton

Added 3 years ago | 00:02:01 | 8934 views

tinyKart is our ultralight electric go-kart. It currently weighs 55lbs with a final target of 53lbs. The top speed is 30mph (controller limited). The custom chassis is made from aluminum plate and extrusion. It's propelled by two 2kW RC ...

Cap Kart 2.0: 8/21/2010 Test Drive

Cap Kart 2.0: 8/21/2010 Test Drive

scolton

Added 4 years ago | 00:02:44 | 11602 views

This is our second test drive of the new Cap Kart. The first run ended similarly to the first test drive: with a dead MOSFET in the controller. This time we came prepared with a field soldering kit and a less volatile replacement FET. Af...

e-Kart Challenge 2009

e-Kart Challenge 2009

scolton

Added over 5 years ago | 00:02:14 | 16241 views

I got to visit the 2009 e-Kart Challenge, held in Tours, France. The challenge uses a friendly electric go-kart competition to motivate educational projects in engineering (mechanical, electrical, computer). The teams come from high-scho...

Electric Go-Kart: Test Drive #2

Electric Go-Kart: Test Drive #2

scolton

Added almost 6 years ago | 00:02:59 | 35775 views

With a new set of custom motor controllers, we were able to test some of the more interesting features of the Cap Kart. More info:http://web.mit.edu/first/kart In addition to its batteries, the kart has a 110F ultracapacitor, which ulti...

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