I have been looking at investing in a retired school bus to use as an RV. My long term goal is to get off of fossil fuels to run my rig and converting the bus to electric is the way to go in my mind. However I am having problems find how big and what type of motor to try and find.
It seems I want an AC power unit, but past that I am not sure. Would it have to be run thru the transmission? Any advice would be greatly appreciated.
There's a company called Smith Electric Vehicles that's building electric school buses (that's the company in the video up there), so it must be feasible.
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