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Unread 05-23-2016, 08:55 PM   #11
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Please explain copper bars??
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Unread 05-24-2016, 12:17 PM   #12
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Default Re: Club Car DS - New to Speed Upgrades, Where to Start?

What did FSIP charge you to upgrade your stock controller to 400 amps?
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Unread 05-24-2016, 12:44 PM   #13
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Please explain copper bars??
Maybe this? This was my before and after:

Man, I laugh at what I had originally! Surprised I didn't have a meltdown on the obviously overheated connection lower left, last pic...
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Unread 05-26-2016, 02:23 PM   #14
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Default Re: Club Car DS - New to Speed Upgrades, Where to Start?

what is the idea of putting replacing the copper bars, and upgrading to 2ga wire? less resistance, therefore more speed?
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Unread 05-26-2016, 02:49 PM   #15
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Default Re: Club Car DS - New to Speed Upgrades, Where to Start?

On a series cart - Heavy wires improve Torque - High amp controller coupled with those wires gives even more torque and maybe a tiny bit more speed.

Basically, only a new motor (or hi-speed gears) produces increased speed on a series cart. But its important to note that hi-speed gears need good torque too, to be a viable option when going up hills.
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