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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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Finished Couplers and Flywheel mount1886 viewsThese are the finished couplers and the Flywheel mount.
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Adapter Plate alignment, contd 21604 viewsThen we mounted the Bell Housing adapter plate.
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Painted Motor Mount6098 viewsI then sandblasted it all ,and painted it.
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Zilla Coolant Pump2635 viewsI bought a submersible pump for the Z2K cooling. I'm going to use the existing coolant reservoir from the truck as the tank.
I had to cut a hole in the top so I could insert the pump.
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Battery Box Bottom Insulation3193 viewsThe insulation on the bottom of the battery box is permanent, and will be encased in the fiberglass.
It's 2" (1.5" actual) foam board.

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Decals on back3714 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 Rack2978 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 Rack2795 viewsOct 09, 2009
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Version 1 Genset Rack2882 viewsOct 09, 2009
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Version 1 Genset Rack2991 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 cabling5129 viewsThis shows the DC power cableing done - except for the battery boxes themselves.May 29, 2009
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Gauges5013 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 conduit3364 viewsThe conduit for the AC wiring under the truck.May 29, 2009