Air Conditioning for Roadsters
It's here !!!
Air conditioning for your FFR Roadster!
ONew system has air conditioning, heat and
defrost all in one unit!
Unlike other systems on the
market, this system was designed to fit the car, rather than making the car fit
the system. It is the result of a joint effort with Vintage Air -- the world leader in specialty
car air conditioning. Our system was designed from the ground up specifically
for the FFR Roadster. It's capacity rivals any system in any production car,
yet it's compact design fits neatly in your FFR roadster. It's design and
quality are unmatched in the replica industry. It installs easily and comes
complete with everything you need for a nice clean installation. See list of
included parts below.
We have custom made brackets to
fit most engine and belt driven accessory combinations in stock, for a
hassel-free install. If we don't carry your bracket, we can make it.
Some benefits of our A/C system
* Nearly twice
the capacity of other systems available, and it's high output blower will
provide a good cold breeze on a hot day, even with no top.
* Includes heat
and defrost. Comes complete with controls, vent assemblies, diverter valve, ducts
systems available for nearly any engine size and belt driven configuration.
* Evap and
heater core is in engine compartment -- no hoses to run through the firewall.
Heat shield installed to protect the system from engine heat and improve
assembly is in the passenger compartment, so it doesn't draw engine compartment
fumes into the car or have to cool hot engine compartment air. Recirculates
cool passenger compartment air over and over making it cooler and cooler (with
* The only
thing you see in the dash are three control knobs. There are no dash mounted
vents to spoil the look of your dash. The vent assemblies are located under the
dash, mounted on the 2x2 cross-member. There are three adjustable vents on each
side. Two of them aimed at your body and one aimed into the foot box.
* All electric operation -- Does not need engine vacuum. This is important for
engines with little or no vacuum.
* Leaves enough room on the firewall for your Lucas wiper system.
* Polished compressor, chrome dryer, and
stainless steel braided hoses with Aeroquip fittings are available as an option.
The system includes:
evaporator/heater coil assembly with defrost ducts and diverter valve built in.
Includes high output blower assembly, ducts, vent assemblies, hoses, wiring
harness, controls, electric heater control valve and mounting hardware.
NEW high capacity
compressor assembly with standard mounting bracket and hardware. Mounts the
compressor on the driver's side of a 302 or 351W. Other brackets are available
for most any other configuration at extra cost.
condenser assembly with custom mounting brackets and hardware.
assembly with mounting bracket, and trinary safety switch. The safety switch
prevents compressor failure due to low or high pressures, and also runs your
electric cooling fan when necessary in stop and go traffic.
kit. All the hose and fittings you need to complete a nice clean install.
Braided stainless hose with Aeroquip fittings available.
instructions, email and phone tech support
compressor -- $50
Chrome drier --
braided hoses with Aeroquip fittings are available to quote -- for best custom fit we recommend getting these made locally. If not available we can make them here.
What you don't get -- (how many companies tell
Due to the
unlimited belt driven accessory combinations, combined with the different pully
sizes available, you will need to get your own belt. The instructions will help
you choose the right one.
There are many
different style defrost trim bezels available. Since this is a personal preference
item, we thought we'd let you choose your own. For that reason, they are not
And lastly, you
will need to charge the system with R134a refrigerant, which is not included
for obvious reasons. That's it! Everything else is included!
Passenger side view. Call or email to order