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Re: Drive Across the USA with a LEAF and Plant a Tree every 250 Miles!

Posted: Tue Sep 29, 2015 5:34 am
by jpadc
Lasareath wrote:I'm going to be making a 14-50 Receptacle to a L6-30P so then I can lend him my adapters from evseupgrade.com and he'll also be able to use his #JESLA with many other receptacles.

I also lent him my http://www.Quick220.com to take with him on the road.
Well, hopefully with all that we won't be reading about any more trickle charging on his trip. :o Seems like he might benefit from a working Leaf Spy Pro setup as well. He does seem to be getting lots of help from people which is great

Re: Drive Across the USA with a LEAF and Plant a Tree every 250 Miles!

Posted: Sat Oct 03, 2015 8:42 pm
by nedfunnell
Lasareath wrote:Brian Kent, the Guy driving this LEAF had to go back home for a Funeral this past weekend and today he is heading back towards my house and we are going to a Car Show tonight! Two LEAFs side by side!

I'm going to be making a 14-50 Receptacle to a L6-30P so then I can lend him my adapters from evseupgrade.com and he'll also be able to use his #JESLA with many other receptacles.

I also lent him my http://www.Quick220.com to take with him on the road.


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I see that EVolve KY sticker! That's my local group. I was in contact with Brian when he passed through KY about a possible tree in my yard but he'd already passed my city by the time I got in touch that day.

I was also a bit concerned about how was (not) outfitted- I'd think a complete selection of adapters to be able to charge from any source would be the first item on the packing list after the EVSE! I see he stopped off at Steve of Autobeyours.com fame in Indiana, I got my Prius from him.

Re: Drive Across the USA with a LEAF and Plant a Tree every 250 Miles!

Posted: Mon Oct 05, 2015 2:37 pm
by jpadc
nedfunnell wrote:I see he stopped off at Steve of Autobeyours.com fame in Indiana, I got my Prius from him.
He did get there? I too talked to them a couple of times when I owned my Prius. I did not see that stop when looking at:
http://www.evchargehub.com/NegativeCarbonRoadTrip.html
but he did come through Indiana rather quickly and in the middle of the night...

Re: Drive Across the USA with a LEAF and Plant a Tree every 250 Miles!

Posted: Mon Oct 05, 2015 9:12 pm
by nedfunnell
I saw a couple pictures of the Prius limo on his blog, so I assume that he stopped off there.

Re: Drive Across the USA with a LEAF and Plant a Tree every 250 Miles!

Posted: Mon Oct 05, 2015 10:31 pm
by cwerdna
nedfunnell wrote:I saw a couple pictures of the Prius limo on his blog, so I assume that he stopped off there.
You mean at http://negativecarbonroadtrip.evchargeh ... inues.html?

Someone at http://priuschat.com/threads/someone-ca ... uck.82116/ called those Prucks. :)

Re: Drive Across the USA with a LEAF and Plant a Tree every 250 Miles!

Posted: Tue Oct 06, 2015 2:50 am
by jpadc
nedfunnell wrote:I saw a couple pictures of the Prius limo on his blog, so I assume that he stopped off there.
I was there only once so I can't say if that is the side of the building in that photo or not. They do have a charge station there, just surprised if he was there he did not register charging there... But no matter. And I agree with Tony Schaefer on that "car/truck/limo"- its prugly.

Re: Drive Across the USA with a LEAF and Plant a Tree every 250 Miles!

Posted: Tue Oct 06, 2015 11:03 am
by nedfunnell
cwerdna wrote:
nedfunnell wrote:I saw a couple pictures of the Prius limo on his blog, so I assume that he stopped off there.
You mean at http://negativecarbonroadtrip.evchargeh ... inues.html?

Someone at http://priuschat.com/threads/someone-ca ... uck.82116/ called those Prucks. :)
Ah yes, it was a Pruck. I didn't look again at the photo before posting. I can confirm that that is his building, as well as the "Priustoric" boat/Prius in the second photo above the Pruck.

Relevant is also the fact that Steve made a Leaf limo too. Not sure what the current status of it is.

I wonder if he is only checking in on stations listed on that website, Steve's might not be. I can tell you that his trip through KY is definitely missing some check-ins based on mileage alone, never mind the stop in Frankfort that he was messaging me during.

Re: Drive Across the USA with a LEAF and Plant a Tree every 250 Miles!

Posted: Wed Oct 14, 2015 2:46 am
by UBUYGAS

Re: Drive Across the USA with a LEAF and Plant a Tree every 250 Miles!

Posted: Thu Oct 15, 2015 1:08 am
by jpadc
Lasareath wrote:I've only been keeping up with Brian Kent with his Facebook posts.

https://www.facebook.com/TheNegativeCar ... ip?fref=nf

https://www.facebook.com/brian.kent.31392?fref=ts
Thanks checked it out. As long as I don't have to log into Facebook. I'm one of those "haters"

Re: Drive Across the USA with a LEAF and Plant a Tree every 250 Miles!

Posted: Tue Nov 10, 2015 9:30 pm
by UBUYGAS
What's the highest #GOM reading you guys have seen in miles ?
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