One of the most Frequently Asked Questions about the 356 has to do with the 6-12volt conversion. Probably because this isn't covered in any factory material, it's "not original", and a lot of folks go it on their own when they decide they want to make the switch.
Here you'll find links to a number of pages on this site which discuss various issues for consideration during and before you decide to convert your 6 volt system to 12 volts. Remember, some of this is opinion, most of it is hard-earned experience, and all is shared by those who Keep the 356 Faith!
Main Sources, complete conversion descriptions. Most are listed on this site, others are links or lists of other sources (books, articles)
(Credit Robert Laepelle):
|Title/Topic||Volume #||Issue #||Page #|
|6-TO 12-VOLT CONVERTER SOURCE||7||4||6|
|8-VOLT CONVERSION CONTACT||7||6||6|
Below are links to articles on more detailed information about specific parts of a 6-12 volt conversion project.