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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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The Controller compartment5640 viewsThis is the Controller comparrtment for Firefly.
I think that's a Kilovac controller
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Front Gas Tank3160 views
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Setting up to couple the motors4115 viewsThis is how we setup to couple the motors. Since both ends of the coupler are heated press-fit, once it's on. It's on. Forever.
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Flywheel adapter - finishing with the lathe2328 viewsFinished the lathe work, just needs drilling now.
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Painted Motor Mount7302 viewsI then sandblasted it all ,and painted it.
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240V, 50A charge port4909 viewsThis is the 240V 50A charge port with a jack for a CS6364 plug.

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Decals on back4768 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 Rack3704 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 Rack3519 viewsOct 09, 2009
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Version 1 Genset Rack3590 viewsOct 09, 2009
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Version 1 Genset Rack3716 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 cabling6114 viewsThis shows the DC power cableing done - except for the battery boxes themselves.May 29, 2009
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Gauges6066 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 conduit4333 viewsThe conduit for the AC wiring under the truck.May 29, 2009