|Conversion costs as at November 2004|
|Vehicle, '00 Toyota Echo 3 door hatchback, manual.||10,000.00||Private Sale||CD, A/C and Mag wheels but no power steering.|
|Warp 8" Series Wound DC Motor (inc freight)||2,869.00||700.00||Imported by Cleveland Electronic Services||Only $1,200.00 in the USA!|
|Batteries 90Ah Deep Cycle lead acid||1,690.00||Supplied by Apollo Batteries||Unknown performance.|
|Woods Battery Charger (14410 Beta)||1,501.00||Supplied by Leaver Electrical|
|Heavy Duty Suspension Coils (4)||500.00||300.00||Supplied by Mayne Spring Works||Also available through Pedders for same price.|
|Contactor SW200 12V coil||213.00||Supplied by Cleveland Electronic Services|
|Disconnect Switch ED252B||289.00||Supplied by Cleveland Electronic Services|
|Pot Box||119.00||Supplied by Cleveland Electronic Services|
|Fuse Holders||60.00||Supplied by Cleveland Electronic Services|
|500A Fuse||91.00||Supplied by Cleveland Electronic Services|
|Motor coupling||715.00||400.00||Custom built by BHSS||Price would reduce dramatically for multiple orders.|
|Motor Adapter||800.00||600.00||Custom built by BHSS||Price would reduce dramatically for multiple orders.|
|Drive Pulley Mount||75.00||Custom built by BHSS|
|Curtis 1231C-8601 Controller||2,160.00||Supplied by Bylong Industries|
|Battery Cable and Lugs||280.00||Supplied by Auto Electrical Parts Supplies, Brisbane. (Hire hydraulic crimping tool from Ideal Electrical, Salisbury)||Very good prices, e.g. 70mm cable = $11.00/meter, lugs to suit = $0.90ea|
|Misc Metals||500.00||300.00||Steel supplies from Scott
Aluminum supplies from Smart Aluminium.
Copper bus bar from George Weston & Sons, Brisbane.
|Good supplier, pay by length
Aluminum plate pay for cut size only.
Copper off-cuts very cheap.
|Thomas Brake Vacuum Pump||500.00||300.00||EV Parts|
|Misc||1000.00||800.00||Nuts & Bolts supplied by
The Nut & Bolt Factory, Brisbane.
Cable crimping compound (anti-oxidant) available from John R Turk, Brisbane. Hex crimp tool from Ideal Electrical.
|AQUAPRO Battery Watering System||500.00||500.00||Supplied by AQUAPRO of Rover & Rover, Germany.||Ordered via e-mail, very professional and helpful company.|
|$3,862.00 over original budget but is still substantially cheaper and much more environmentally effective than a commercial hybrid vehicle.|