Prototype Battery Segment Created

A crucial piece of the accumulator, the battery segment, was prototyped this last week in the Formula SAE Electric Vehicle shop. The accumulator uses 6 of these segments in series to power the motor and low voltage electronics. Each segment is designed with a maintenance plug and is fully insulated. Lexane insulation surrounds the terminals of the battery packs, of which there are 8 in each segment. The clear Lexane insulation ensures that the battery Read more…