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Old 10-05-2018, 01:50 PM   #41
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The green argument aside, I like the concept of charging at home, never pulling into a gas station. No oil changes. No transmission fluid. Brakes every 200,000 miles.
Or you can also keep it "topped off" by plugging it in at the customers house when you get to the job
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Old 10-05-2018, 07:14 PM   #42
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I'd like a plain ol gas truck for long trips (hunting, road trips, etc) and an electric van. I haven't driven over 80 miles on a work day in the last 4 years.
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That’s why I really thought the concept of the Chevy volt was truly revolutionary however It never really took off

It’s basically an electric car with a gas back up motor


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And for anyone that hasn’t seen this kid:



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Looks like he had a lot of fun.
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And for anyone that hasn’t seen this kid:

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When I was his age I had a 20 year old Volkswagen that I worked my ass of to afford repairs gas and insurance. This kid just buys a P100D and guts it....

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When I was his age I had a 20 year old Volkswagen that I worked my ass of to afford repairs gas and insurance. This kid just buys a P100D and guts it....

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Maybe his dad doesn't know he's driving it....
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I think that by having this discussion on contractor talk without a majority of out-right dismissal we are well on our way all electric.


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I think that by having this discussion on contractor talk without a majority of out-right dismissal we are well on our way all electric.


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Everyone on this forum has gone from laughing at cordless tools to almost using them exclusively. I don't think anyone would have more faith in batteries than those who work in construction. It has outright changed the way we work.

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Everyone on this forum has gone from laughing at cordless tools to almost using them exclusively. I don't think anyone would have more faith in batteries than those who work in construction. It has outright changed the way we work.

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That’s a good point

Things change quickly, look how advanced our phones have become in the past decade




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