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Posted by Eeyore on May 19, 2009, 1:30 pm
 


user@domain.invalid wrote:


enough

No is isn't.



Don't you think batteries are already mass-produced ? This pathetic argument that
'mass production' will push the price down isn't likely to reduce costs by a few
tens
of % at best.

Graham



Posted by user on May 19, 2009, 4:12 pm
 
Eeyore wrote:

enough

Yes it is, chargers, controllers, motors are all compact versions of
those used in cars. The technology in some of these scooters is impressive.



that

few tens

Not compared to traditional deep cycle lead acid batteries for electric
vehicle usage. The cost of a replacement battery for the Prius has
dropped substantially from $,500 when it first came out to:

Gen I Prius (00 03 MY) $,299.
Gen II (04 08 MY) $,588.





Posted by Eeyore on May 19, 2009, 7:11 pm
 

user@domain.invalid wrote:


enough

A scooter is NOT a car. If you want an early death, buy one.

Graham


Posted by user on May 19, 2009, 8:02 pm
 Eeyore wrote:

enough

You claimed the technology was not the same, not the type of vehicle.

Posted by Eeyore on May 20, 2009, 8:19 pm
 

user@domain.invalid wrote:


wealthy enough

And I'm correct.

Graham



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