Monthly Archives: August 2010

>Dynomometer Data Magnus Maximus

> This week we celebrate departure of the Speedster Part Duh Thursday afternoon to Bremen Indiana for evaluation and examination by the pros at Special Edition Inc. It will be interesting to learn their reaction to this vehicle. A number … Continue reading

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>The Quiet Drive

> This week we start to wrap up the Speedster Part Duh and send it off to Special Editions Inc. in Bremen so they can have a look at what we’ve wrought. We did something a little unusual in the … Continue reading

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>New Project

>I finally got a Friday video up on Friday. This week we talk about the fix for our Mini Cooper Clubman air conditioning (many thanks Marcus Siegert) – a simple high current diode on the positive input. tm = new … Continue reading

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>Speedster Part Duh Performance Testing

>We completed some initial performance testing yesterday on Speedster Part Duh.  We had rather carefully spec’s a very different transaxle for this version in an attempt to get all four gears in the game in an attempt to duplicate the … Continue reading

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>Speedster Pictorial Diagrams

>I’ve cobbled together some “pictorial diagrams” showing the wiring of the Speedster. These are a bit awkward. Rather than drawing schematics, I’ve kind of put together a bit of a wiring diagram using little pictures that might be more understandable … Continue reading

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>New Instrumentation for Speedster

>We took two DC-3s with 26 people to a gathering of some 25 DC-3’s from around the country in Rock Falls, Illinois.  It was a cooling break from the weather here and a good time was had by all.  We … Continue reading

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