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  1. Technical Discussion
    Hi, for a solar boat project, I'm considering adding two heater / A/C systems from two Nissan Leafs, since I may use the drive system from those as well. Has anyone tried / documented getting the heater / A/C to work outside of the car? It's probably the cheapest heatpump based heater one...
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    I was able to find time recently to test my electric heat in my Saturn conversion. I used a ceramic heat element out of a 1500 watt AC heater that I purchased at the local hardware store. It cost about $20. I cut out the plastic shroud that holds the heat element and bonded it to a metal...
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    Hello everyone! So here is my situation. I am mechanical engineering student doing my final project and somehow i chose to design the cabin heater for an electric car (after conversion from internal combustion engine). The problem is, I have some difficulties with electronics, so I hope someone...
  4. Technical Discussion
    Let's construct something useful, at least in theory. I will soon start my first EV conversion, i got the batteries and are now looking around for my donor car, in the mean time i am thinking about a lot of different detail solutions. I have seen this idea of using a simple PWM to drive an IGBT...
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    I have a Toyota MR2 Power Steering Pump, It works great but I do not need it. I also have a Bosh Water Pump and an inline water heater brand new never used. take them all for $450.00 Tim 310 266 7316
  6. Technical Discussion
    After a couple of weeks I decided to have a closer look at a fluid heater from MES-DEA to warm up my converted car. But befor I spend a lot of money I would ask if someone made some experiences with this type of heater (MES-DEA RM3 or RM4).
  7. Technical Discussion
    Hello fellow EVr's, I am a newbie and have recently completed my Geo Metro conversion (though I think no one's conversion is ever really complete) with eight 12 volt batteries for 96 volts as the traction pack. With winter coming in a few short months, my thoughts are turning to heating and...
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    So everyone who has ever driven a VW bus in less than 50 degree weather knows that the heaters are nearly worthless. Now lets take the one source of heat out of the vehicle, and see what happens... I'll give you a hint, nada. Seriously though the squirrel box (blower fan) in the back of the...
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