Houston Electric Auto Assn.

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Motor and Tranny.jpg
Motor and Tranny139 viewsThis shot taken just before the motor and transmission went into my truck!
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Check out the mirrors and wheels!119 viewsThe 1974 Monte Carlo mirrors were a perfect bullet shape, and rectangular enough to tie in with the angular lines of the car. The aftermarket rims matched well, with their unique angular shape (they are a copy of a Lamborghini wheel).
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Interior - rear109 viewsSeat covers were custom made with the lightning bolt to tie in with the EV theme of the car. Three-point seat belts were installed for improved safety.
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DC Converter158 viewsThe DC-DC Converter (120V to 12V) located in the rear recharges the 12V accessory battery (for headlights, turn signals, radio, etc.) from the 120V traction pack.
10 Rear bracket 2.jpg
Rear battery support bracket167 viewsThis bracket was fabricated to mount to the existing chassis without modification to the chassis. The batteries were located as far forward as possible to keep the center of gravity between the two axles.
07 Dash.jpg
Dashboard126 viewsSince the dash was made of fiberglass, it was a simple matter to fill in and cut new holes for the EV gauges and A/C vents.

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Reduction drive Douglass E2M 001.jpg
Reduction Drive Douglass E2M 001124 viewsThis is the 1.67 to 1 belt driven reduction drive that connects the motor to the transmission. Clutch is incorporatedJan 12, 2011
Friendswood car show Oct2010 - 01.jpg
Set up for the car show187 viewsI got a prime spot on the corner as visitors entered the area with the cars. Sometimes it pays to not be first to arrive.Oct 15, 2010
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Old Town Spring.jpg
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