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  1. mitch672

    Edison vs. Tesla

    on now, NGCHD, "American Genius"
  2. mitch672

    40A OpenEVSE w/Model S connector - SOLD

    40A OpenEVSE w/Model S connector OpenEVSE with 25' of 8/3 cable on AC input, currently has a 14-50 wired to it, Tesla Model S connector has 16' of 40A rated thin J-1772 style cable, has a color LCD display, and current can be asjusted in 2A increments. Door release also works on the...
  3. mitch672

    Stansberry Investor Conference, 8/23/2014, Los Angeles $595

    I was once a subscriber to this rag, and received the email below today.. If anyone has an extra $595, and is near LA, you might want to go, supposedly JB Straubel will be doing a presentation & Q&A. I disagree with everything he states about TSLA, and he's just showing his ignorance... once...
  4. mitch672

    40A OpenEVSE UMC replacement

    I bought one of Tony's Model S UMC connectors, and used Chris Howell's new European OpenEVSE board (it is capable of directly running 240V contactors), along with a 40A contactor, and some of Tony's UMC replacement cable (similar cable to the UMC), to build a 40A OpenEVSE... why you ask? who...
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    Where the worlds unsold cars go to die

    Where the Worlds Unsold Cars Go To Die | Zero Hedge I think this is a direct threat to future Tesla Models, such as the lower cost Gen3. Tens to perhaps hundreds of thousands of new ICE cars are being stockpiled, because no one is buying them. Eventually, these cars will be sold at a heavy...
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    Princeton study on U.S. Government - one reason Tesla is having so much trouble

    Princeton Concludes What Kind of Government America Really Has, and Its Not a Democracy - PolicyMic The U.S. Is not a democracy, and hasn't been in a long time. They conclude the U.S. is an "Oligarchy", and the Oligarchs don't want to see Tesla suceed. Agree or disagree, it is what it is. I...
  7. mitch672

    Short-Term TSLA Price Movements - 2014

    Happy New Year to all TSLA longs, 1st post of 2014 in the short term thread, woohoo! Lol
  8. mitch672

    Looking for Model S owners with a HPWC in Albany, Syracuse and Buffalo NY

    I have to drive from the Boston, MA area, to Avon, OH (a bit west of Cleveland) on Novemeber 30th/December 1st, for a week of training starting December 2nd-6th. There are no SuperChargers on the route yet. I have found 90A EVSE's installed by "Sun Country Highway" @ Best Westerns in Albany...
  9. mitch672

    Elon Musk cameo in "Machette Kills"

    Hollywood Director Robert Rodriguez Taps Elon Musk For A Role In Machete Kills | Saw this today, Elon had a 10 second scene at the very end of the movie, as Machette walks by him he says "kill the bastard", and yes, it was Elon Musk himself, he was credited for the cameo in the credits. They...
  10. mitch672

    Iphone5 with updated ios7 won't pair media player

    The media player hasn't connected reliably for a while now, I've deleted the phone from the car, and the car from the phone, rebooted the big screen, tried pairing them again, only the phone profile shows up, the "Media" button is grayed out, and I can no longer play podcasts, etc on the Model...
  11. mitch672

    GCR: each Model S undergoes 5 hours of testing before leaving Fremont

    Short video on GreenCar Reports: Tesla Model S Quality Testing: 5 Hours Of Indoor Inspection (Video)
  12. mitch672

    Tesla Gear: Tire Tote

    Shop Tesla Gear Tire Tote Comes in a set of two... Four would be more useful :) we could probably live without this, how about a TT-30 120V 30A RV Park adapter, would be more usefull, or even an L6-20 adapter (th have no 20A 240V adapters yet), that would allow charging at many Leaf users...
  13. mitch672

    WTB: Model S 19" wheels or wheels & tires

    Have you upgraded you're 19" wheels/tires? You don't want to bother listing them on eBay? You might even be in the greater Boston, MA area? (Or I will pay for shipping). I am looking for up to 4 wheels/tires, hoping to get them in the summer/fall for use with snow tires coming up next...
  14. mitch672

    How to build a lightweight 50A extension cord

    I bought a CAMCO 30' 14-50 Male to Female extension cord on Amazon for $106.44 or so, I was not happy with it for a number of reasons, here is a link to the cord being discussed: Camco RV 55195 50 Amp 30 Extension Cord with Handle : Amazon.com : Automotive It's way too heavy: since it's for a...
  15. mitch672

    Driving in New England Winters

    Off topic, but could be related to our cold weather... So today about 1 mile after leaving my house on the way to work, up pops "call Tesla Service"' it's 13 degrees F outside. I call Watertown, no answer, it gets answered by Tesla Fremont, I give them the last 5 digits of my VIN, "there are a...
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    Why Tesla electric vehicles are so great

    Why Tesla Motors Electric Vehicles Are So Great
  17. mitch672

    Elon Musk to speak at computer history museum tonight

    Tesla Motors CEO To Speak About Overseeing Three Firms at Once - Menlo Park-Atherton, CA Patch All 800 free tickets have already been handed out, it will be posted on the museums YouTube channel within a week Edit: Listen to the replay in a little over an hour or so: Computer History...
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    75A OpenEVSE Testing with the Tesla Model S w/twin chargers

    Ben (Cinergi) brought his Tesla Model S over this afternoon, and we tested my 75A OpenEVSE with it, it charged from about 126 miles (when he arrived) to 241 when he left, no issues, it worked perfectly, and the J-1772 connector head wasn't even warm after the test. The ITT 75A cable is built...
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    Solar City files for $201 million IPO

    SolarCity files for $201 million IPO, reports net losses - Silicon Valley / San Jose Business Journal
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    Analyst: Tesla cuts 3rd quarter Model S production to 500

    Tesla Cuts Model S Production Goal For Third Quarter To 500, Analyst Reports Just saw this... Mitch

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