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  1. Conversion Noob

    New Member Introductions
    Hello all, I'm looking to convert my 65' Corvair, but I'm having a hard time choosing between an AC or DC system. Does anyone have any "lessons learned" or "wish you would haves" using either of these systems?
  2. 65' Corvair, Build 1

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    Hello everyone, I'm new here (or anywhere for that matter) and working on my first EV build using a recently purchased 1965 Corvair Monza (~2100lbs without engine) with PG trans (going to stay with auto). I plan to use an induction system, and It would be nice to have a commuter (60 mi range)...
  3. Planning to convert a 1968 Corvair 500

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    About a year ago, I bought a 1968 Corvair 500, thinking it would be a good donor for an EV conversion: 2 speed powerglide transaxle, relatively light weight (2550 lbs) and room for batteries in the 'frunk'. The car only has 14,000 miles, so I have been enjoying it with the ICE until now, but I...
  4. Corvair Conversion

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    Tired of the grease, oil, and smells, I think I'm ready to start an EV conversion on one of my Corvairs. I have two coupes, 1965 and 1968. Both I believe are worthy EV candidates, but one has a 4 speed manual and one a 2 speed PG (automatic). I would prefer to convert the car with the...
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