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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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Genset mounting2440 viewsRight side view of the genset rack. Note that it is easy to remove the rack and restore the Sparrow to it's original look. It only takes 6 bolts to remove the rack and put the rear panel back in place.
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Uncoupling the motors2088 viewsSo, we tried heating and prying to get the motors apart.
Nope, isn't going to work.
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Starting the Flywheel adapter2978 viewsThe flywheel adapter started as a big chunk of steel.
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Flywheel adapter boring shaft hole contd2390 viewsAnd finish the hole using a boring bar
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240V, 50A charge port4743 viewsThis is the 240V 50A charge port with a jack for a CS6364 plug.

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Decals on back4482 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 Rack3535 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 Rack3346 viewsOct 09, 2009
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Version 1 Genset Rack3419 viewsOct 09, 2009
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Version 1 Genset Rack3548 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 cabling5849 viewsThis shows the DC power cableing done - except for the battery boxes themselves.May 29, 2009
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Gauges5807 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 conduit4078 viewsThe conduit for the AC wiring under the truck.May 29, 2009