The Internet’s Top 5 Electric Vehicles of 2019

By | April 9th, 2019|Applications, Electric Vehicles, Voltage Converter|

With a cleaner, greener, and more sustainable lifestyle becoming increasingly popular, more people are turning to electric cars (EVs) as their primary means of transportation. The internet has a lot of information when it comes to finding the right EV for you, and every site comes with its own set of opinions. At Quick 220® Systems, we’ve done our part to make this financial decision easier by identifying the web’s favorite electric cars for 2019. […]

Environmental Impact of EVs over Lifecycle

By | July 21st, 2017|Electric Vehicles|

Since their introduction to the market, the actual “green” impact of electric cars has been bandied back and forth by supporters and detractors alike. While proponents of EVs advocate the environmentally friendly nature of electric cars, many still point to the large carbon emissions generated during production and charging as nullifying any potential benefits. However, [...]

Charging a Tesla Model S

By | April 6th, 2016|Electric Vehicles|

We had the pleasure of working with popular YouTube Vlogger Internet Dude on the latest product review of our Quick 220® System. Internet Dude does a lot of tutorial videos surrounding Tesla Model S maintenance and in this video he uses our Quick 220® system to charge one! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BEyOZ842Tzs&feature=youtu.be "In this video I check out [...]

Life With The Nissan Leaf: A Cost-Benefit Analysis

By | March 7th, 2016|Applications, Electric Vehicles, Power Converter, Voltage Converter|

From the Nissan Leaf to the Tesla Model S, electric cars have made a splash. In 2013, you could find a lot of articles online about the new fleet of electric cars. Now, a few years later, the media has turned to other things. Articles on owning electric cars are few and far between. We [...]

Charging your EV with a Quick 220® voltage converter

By | June 12th, 2015|Applications, Electric Vehicles|

One of our favorite applications for our Quick 220® systems is to make an inexpensive and portable EV charging system. If you’re a renter and can’t make modifications to your residence, or you just don’t want to pay the high prices of having a dedicated high-voltage charger installed, then keep reading. We’ll show you how [...]

Go Farther with a 110 to 220 EV Charger!

By | June 4th, 2015|Electric Vehicles, Power Converter, Voltage Converter|

Trading a smelly, dirty gas pump for an easy, clean plug is a beautiful thing. With dozens of electrical outlets in your home, it’s far more convenient. But simple Level 1 charging from a standard outlet can be painfully slow. With charge rates in the single digits per-charge-hour, a full charge from empty on a [...]