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  1. Technical Discussion
    Adapter Plate 1980 Fiat Spider Hello Everyone! New to the forum - what a great group of helpful people! I am in the planning stage of a 1980 Fiat Spider conversion and the first big challenge is to figure out how to get an adapter plate for the motor to trans. The motor/drivetrain plan so far...
  2. Technical Discussion
    Hi there, I have been looking in to the possible 'homebrew' ways of coupling my motor to the transmission, but have decided that it would be best to go down the route of finding a machinist. does anyone in Essex have any suggestions for a good machinist/ CNC company maybe that specialises in...
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    VW Bug Adapter Plate and Shaft Coupler I pulled these from my now defunct Emoli Bug. There are some pictures in this thread from Endless Sphere. A some point I tapped a second set screw so that the coupler can work for both long and short shaft...
  4. Technical Discussion
    To get an adapter so precisely as possible, I would love to take blueprints / drawings of motor and transmission with exactly dimensions but I can't find them or no where to find. An exact measurement is quiet difficult to get the last hundredth. So my questions are: How do you build your...
  5. Technical Discussion
    I'm looking into machining my own adapter plate and was wondering if anyone has (or knows a source that has) the exact hole dimension/layout for the bell housing where the ICE motor was originally mounted. If I just email a place that makes the adapter plates for this model car, will they give...
  6. Technical Discussion
    I'm planning on designing (using SolidWorks) and machining (CNC) an adapter plate to transmit the rotational motion from the electric motor to the old VW transmission. Right now I don't actually have the VW but I plan to get it soon. I just want to know the important things to keep in mind...
  7. Technical Discussion
    Hi, I'm searching for a technical paper or CNC-data to build an adapter plate for my Volkswagen New Beetle. A drawing like this in a better resolution and with measures would be a good start: I wrote to Cameron but got no reply. Perhaps anyone knows someone who is building a similar...
  8. Technical Discussion
    Hi all !! Does anyone have drawing / plans for building adapter and coupler for VW aircooled engines with clutch/flywheel? If anyone has detailed drawings of the transaxle (bellhousing) I would apprechiate this as well. I live in Norway, and shipping & import tax are threatening the survival...
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