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65TerrorCuda

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Just saw @318willrun do his van mileage video and saw something I'd like to try, a dash fan or trucker fan as I call them. Great video btw, you guys should check it out.

Anyone got pics of where they mounted theirs and if they're effective?

Thanks y'all,

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My dad has one in his '66 Chevy. Pretty effective, but not as much as wing windows
 

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They work great if it's raining, and you have to have the windows up and no A/C. The wing windows work even better :)
 

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Bolt straight through the dash pad?

Especially if the pad is otherwise in great condition.
 

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Back when I was young those were known as a "defroster fan" and many older cars, like my Gramps 40 ford, and my Dad's various '50's GMC/ Chev pickups, had one
 

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Bolt straight through the dash pad?

Especially if the pad is otherwise in great condition.
I'm pretty sure the fan would hit the windshield.
Is the floor a good spot, maybe on the tunnel between the seats?

Sitting at lights is when I cook and the factory defrost/heater/summer doors just don't cut it
 

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That was a joke.

I always cringe when I see a race car or even a street car with a tach bolted through an otherwise really nice dash pad.

Come on...make a bracket.
 

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Higher would be better for mounting but sometimes you have no option.
Any air movement is better than none.
 
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