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hi no idea if ive posted this in the right section, but i apologise now if it is, ive decided to do some tinkering with my retired kart basically im pulling out the honda gx160 engine from my Honda pro kart and want to fit it with a "36v 800watt escooter motor"

http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/36-VOLT-800-WATT-ELECTRIC-E-SCOOTER-MOTOR-36v-800w-/180761403629?pt=UK_Toys_Games_Outdoor_Toys_ET&hash=item2a163820ed <-- sorry if i am not meant to link things like this it was just for explanation purposes.

and basically my question is, can i run this motor at full using 3x car 12v battery, ie

http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/12V-CAR-BATTERY-TYPE-063-4-YEAR-GTEE-/110572167954?pt=UK_CarsParts_Vehicles_CarParts_SM&hash=item19be9d6312

as i may have got this calculation wrong but according to what i read you take the CCA "Cold Cranking Amps" and multiply this by 12.6 to get the watts, so the battery in question produces 400 CCA x 12.6 gives me 5040 watts and with 3 of them running in series to produce the 36v ... am i getting this right before i go out and buy bits that aint gonna work

thanks in advance

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