Instructables: exploring - workshop - cars - electric http://www.instructables.com Thu, 30 Oct 2014 23:25:25 PDT BLOX v1.01 Velomobile Three Seat Electric Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Velomobile-Three-Seat-Electric-Car/
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Sun, 30 Dec 2012 15:45:45 PST
DIY Open-Source Plug-in Hybrid Pickup Truck http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Open-Source-Plug-in-Hybrid-Pickup-Truck/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F54/O3EJ/H6734WG3/F54O3EJH6734WG3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F54/O3EJ/H6734WG3/F54O3EJH6734WG3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F54/O3EJ/H6734WG3/F54O3EJH6734WG3.SMALL.jpg bennelson My name is Ben Nelson.  My proposal for the Jack Daniels INDEPENDENCE Project is a D.I.Y., Open-Source, Bio-fuel-Electric Plug-in Hybrid Pickup truck. Whew, that's a mouthful - so far, I've just been calling it the "SUPER-TRUCK" for short. Some of the newer vehicles out there, such as electric and ...
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Wed, 29 Aug 2012 20:11:30 PDT
Replacing an Electric Window Regulator http://www.instructables.com/id/Replacing-an-Electric-Window-Regulator/
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Thu, 5 Jul 2012 19:26:10 PDT
010 - Electric Car Conversion: Dodge Neon - Stick shift upgrade and more http://www.instructables.com/id/010-Electric-Car-Conversion-Dodge-Neon-Stick-/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F9U/8T1Q/G2WM0Y2R/F9U8T1QG2WM0Y2R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9U/8T1Q/G2WM0Y2R/F9U8T1QG2WM0Y2R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9U/8T1Q/G2WM0Y2R/F9U8T1QG2WM0Y2R.SMALL.jpg bennelson Tom gives an update of recent improvements in the project, including using a forklift stick-shift knob to control the AC Drive. 
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Mon, 7 Dec 2009 08:15:12 PST
008 Part 2- Electric Car Conversion: Dodge Neon Batteries and Chargers http://www.instructables.com/id/008-Part-2-Electric-Car-Conversion-Dodge-Neon-Ba/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F9U/8T1Q/G2WM0Y2R/F9U8T1QG2WM0Y2R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9U/8T1Q/G2WM0Y2R/F9U8T1QG2WM0Y2R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9U/8T1Q/G2WM0Y2R/F9U8T1QG2WM0Y2R.SMALL.jpg bennelson  In Part 2, Tom continues showing us about the batteries and chargers in his electric car conversion.
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Mon, 7 Dec 2009 08:06:12 PST
007 Electric Car Conversion: Dodge Neon - Battery Trays http://www.instructables.com/id/007-Electric-Car-Conversion-Dodge-Neon-Battery-/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F9U/8T1Q/G2WM0Y2R/F9U8T1QG2WM0Y2R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9U/8T1Q/G2WM0Y2R/F9U8T1QG2WM0Y2R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9U/8T1Q/G2WM0Y2R/F9U8T1QG2WM0Y2R.SMALL.jpg bennelson  Tom shows us how to build the battery boxes that will hold the energy supply for his electric car.
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Mon, 7 Dec 2009 08:01:27 PST
006 Electric Car Conversion: Dodge Neon http://www.instructables.com/id/006-Electric-Car-Conversion-Dodge-Neon/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F9U/8T1Q/G2WM0Y2R/F9U8T1QG2WM0Y2R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9U/8T1Q/G2WM0Y2R/F9U8T1QG2WM0Y2R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9U/8T1Q/G2WM0Y2R/F9U8T1QG2WM0Y2R.SMALL.jpg bennelson  In this video, the Engine and rest of the internal combustion system get removed from the Dodge Neon to prepare it for electric conversion.
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Mon, 7 Dec 2009 07:58:40 PST
011 Electric Dodge Neon - Freeway Test Drive http://www.instructables.com/id/Electric-Dodge-Neon-Freeway-Test-Drive/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F9U/8T1Q/G2WM0Y2R/F9U8T1QG2WM0Y2R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9U/8T1Q/G2WM0Y2R/F9U8T1QG2WM0Y2R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9U/8T1Q/G2WM0Y2R/F9U8T1QG2WM0Y2R.SMALL.jpg bennelson Tom and Ben take Tom's battery-electric Dodge Neon conversion out for a spin on the freeway.Conversation includes heat in an EV, energy used, and how NOT to get a speeding ticket.... 
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Mon, 7 Dec 2009 07:47:24 PST
Mitsubishi Starion goes electirc-SCRAPPED- http://www.instructables.com/id/Mitsubishi-Starion-goes-electirc/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F87/XT50/FYTCGY20/F87XT50FYTCGY20.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F87/XT50/FYTCGY20/F87XT50FYTCGY20.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F87/XT50/FYTCGY20/F87XT50FYTCGY20.SMALL.jpg eshne92 PROJECT IS SCRAPPED! No more time for this.
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Mon, 31 Aug 2009 12:01:22 PDT
Easy Test of Battery Amp-Hours Capacity http://www.instructables.com/id/AmpHourTest/
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Sat, 27 Dec 2008 19:56:40 PST
Golf Cart http://www.instructables.com/id/Golf-Cart/
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