Things are slower with the new lock-down and travel restrictions. But I was able to move on with the battery terminal covers.
I'm mimicking the original Nissan ones, albeit using MDF as insulation (3D printing was too expensive) and 5mm aluminium bus bars (copper laser cutting was too expensive too).
This was the plan:
I've been busy on the last month trying new versions of the motor cradle and gear box plate. It's been a slow process due to limited access to the shop, thanks to corona virus, home-schooling and remote work. :(
But the hub that secures the original flywheel to the electric motor is under way! It started with my model in FreeCAD, which you can see here along the other bits:
The new corona virus pandemic is closing several countries and Portugal is no exception. So, I'm moving on with what I can from home and I decided to learn how to use FreeCAD and design a cradle to secure the electric motor.