Potbox…literally

We are going to use a potentiometer to control the speed of our electric motor.  A throttle cable linked to the golf cart’s gas pedal will move the potentiometer arm.  To keep the potentiometer box protected from the elements, the entire assembly will be stored in a radio shack project box.  The box will then be mounted under the golf cart’s fender away from view.

-Anthony

Potentiometer

Potentiometer next to the box lid

The system neatly tucked away

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