Sandy Munro Looks At the Structural Pack at Gigatexas

Sandy Munro has been taking apart cars for decades to advise car companies on how to improve factory processes and designs. Sandy is super-impressed with the engineering of the Tesla single front and rear castings and structural battery pack. The design of the cooling for the structural pack is top-notch and super-efficient. Brian WangBrian Wang …

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Electric Viking Inspired and Convinced by Nextbigfuture

Sam Evans was inspired and convinced by my Nextbigfuture Tesla and the Perfect EV Storm video. Sam obviously saw my Perfect EV Storm video. He uses my thumbnail in his tweeted video announcement and uses my phrase “Perfect Storm” is coming for EV. He then changes his mind about the prospects for legacy auto to …

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Long term Powering of Tiny Devices Using Graphene Energy Harvesting

Arkansas physicists have successfully developed a circuit capable of capturing graphene’s thermal motion and converting it into an electrical current. This lab curiousity only needs to be millions of times to power tiny low voltage computer chips. If millions of these tiny circuits could be built on a 1-millimeter by 1-millimeter chip, they could serve …

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2022 Ford US EV Sales Down and Tesla Should Pass Ford by 2024

Ford Mustang Mach-E sales in February, 2022 were 2,001, which is little over half (46.5% less than) than the same month in 2021. Ford has been averaging 2000-3000 mach-e each month. Ford halted Mach-e production for a week due to chip shortages. Ford suspended production at three assembly plants in Michigan, Illinois and Mexico throughout …

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