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Date:         Sat, 1 Apr 2000 20:11:16 -0700
Reply-To:     Karl Wolz <wolzphoto@WORLDNET.ATT.NET>
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From:         Karl Wolz <wolzphoto@WORLDNET.ATT.NET>
Subject:      Re: lights dim since 6 volt conversion
Comments: To: David Beierl <dbeierl@IBM.NET>

My transmission went cross country and the only thing wired was ME!

Karl Wolz

----- Original Message ----- From: "David Beierl" <dbeierl@IBM.NET> To: <vanagon@GERRY.VANAGON.COM> Sent: Saturday, April 01, 2000 1:37 PM Subject: Re: lights dim since 6 volt conversion

> At 13:48 4/1/2000, Jeffrey R wrote: > >After completing most of the conversion to change my 83.5 Westfalia from 12 > >volt to 6 volt I have run into several problems. > > The lights are probably dim because you forgot to double up every wire in > the vehicle. Ya wanna run half the voltage, you're gonna need twice the > copper (which is why the cross-country transmission lines run at ?not sure > -- think they may be up close to a megavolt by now). > > :) > d > > David Beierl - Providence, RI > > '84 Westy "Dutiful Passage" > '85 GL "Poor Relation"

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