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Sparrow 222Pictures of Corbin Sparrow #222
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Corbin SparrowPhotos of my Corbin Sparrow Electric Car
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Ford F250 EV ConversionPictures taken while Converting a 95 Ford F-250 Supercab Longbed 4wd to Electric Drive
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Uncoupling the motors1797 viewsSo, we tried heating and prying to get the motors apart.
Nope, isn't going to work.
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Putting them together2684 viewsBoth motors together! Bolted to the motor-motor mount.
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Motor Shroud for Blower4565 viewsThis is the shroud I wrap around each motor (Brush end) to connect the ductwork from the blower.
It's made out of 4" wide aluminum flashing. Just cut with a carpet knife, and flex the cuts apart.
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Mechanical link between Breakers2999 viewsThis shows how I made it so that only 1 of the 2 power inlet breakers can be ON at a time.
Both can be off, but only 1 can be ON.

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Decals on back3731 viewsI finally got the Decals on the truck.
Hopefully I'll get some good pictures of the ones on the sides as well.
Apr 18, 2010
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Version 2 Genest Rack2987 viewsThe one worked pretty well, though I couldn't use the Sparrow rear body panel. I just mounted the license plate on the genset rack instead.Oct 09, 2009
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Version 2 Genset Rack2806 viewsOct 09, 2009
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Version 1 Genset Rack2893 viewsOct 09, 2009
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Version 1 Genset Rack3002 viewsThis one was nice in that the Sparrow "rear panel" would just slide into the tubes. Just had to extend the wiring to reach.
The problem was that with all the weight of me and Genset, it would bottom out when going over big bumps.
Oct 09, 2009
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DC cabling5145 viewsThis shows the DC power cableing done - except for the battery boxes themselves.May 29, 2009
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Gauges5032 viewsI've mounted 4 gauges on the dash.
Charge Current, Pack Voltage, Battery Current, Motor Current.
May 29, 2009
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Truck wiring AC conduit3383 viewsThe conduit for the AC wiring under the truck.May 29, 2009