EV Kits & Curriculum

The Switch EV Kit

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Re-Usable, Durable and Cost Effective.

The Switch is designed to be built, tested and driven, and then disassembled for the next class to use – every semester, and year after year.

Option 1: SL - DC/72

DC drive system
72 volt AGM Lead Acid

$27,994

Option 2: SL - DC/96

DC drive system
96 volt Lithium Ion

$36,994

Option 3: SL - AC/96

ADC drive system
96 volt Lithium Ion

$38,994

Option 4: SL - PM/96

DC drive system
96 volt Lithium Ion

$39,994

A Complete Road-Ready EV Kit

Unpainted Glider, all required wiring, lights, seat belt, windscreen, detailed assembly manual (+unlimited downloads), Relay Lab Kit.

Optional Add-Ons:
Glider Powder Coating
Additional Seats (3 max)
Additional Relay Lab Kits

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Curriculum Support

The Switch Lab

​A high-impact, project-based learning system for STEM and CTE education at the college, high school and junior high levels.

The Switch Lab is adaptable

17

week semester course

8

week after-school course

2

week intensive summer course

Our EV Kits come with a standard curriculum package to support project success. We include the Build Your Own Electric Vehicle text book, which provides a comprehensive EV foundation, regardless of whether your course is introductory or includes significant physics and engineering concepts. Our Instructor Guide includes suggested lectures, discussion topics and tests, along with a Student Workbook and Study Guide (+unlimited downloads).

Price: Included with all EV Kits

Additional item quantities available to purchase

 

Our enhanced curriculum package is an annual subscription designed to keep educators and students updated and engaged. With more in-depth instructional materials, project challenges, new lectures, and community support, the program includes:

  • Lecture Series: New video lectures are added regularly for download.
  • Project Challenges: Periodic student challenge assignments are offered to stimulate thinking, ideas and participation.
  • Community Forum: Communicate directly with other instructors to share ideas, tips and get answers.
  • Step-By-Step Assembly: Detailed assembly instructions are provided in both written and video formats that start with receiving your EV Kit to final test drive.
  • Powerpoint Lessons: Over a dozen Powerpoint presentations that cover all EV components.

Also included are several wiring diagrams, a spreadsheet to calculate several EV-specific variables, motor wiring options, and component specification sheets.

Price: $1000/year

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These PowerPoint presentations are included with your Curriculum Club membership:
  1. Introduction to the Electric Vehicle
  2. Sources of Electricity
  3. Electric Vehicle Components
  4. Batteries
  5. Battery Management Systems
  6. BMS Components
  7. AC Induction Motors
  8. DC Motors
  9. Chargers
  10. Circuits, Watts and Wires
  11. Contactors and Relays
  12. Installing Motor Adapters
  13. Course Review
  14. Using the Spreadsheet