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#136 Magneto

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Posted 10 December 2016 - 03:48 AM

Who offers that speedo?



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Posted 10 December 2016 - 05:21 PM

Who offers that speedo?

Smtihs direct (Caerbont Automotive). Should be here soon! Am excited.

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Posted 10 December 2016 - 06:29 PM

So here are the gauges (minus the special speedo yet to arrive)
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The additional gauges all require their own sensors, so I've been busy installing some new shiny bits.

DSN filter head with sensor hole (ignore the dirty engine, it'll be clean soon):
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Water temp sensor was a tricky one, so I've opted for an inline adapter and some fresh new 'retro' silicone hoses:
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The addition of the above actually means I could do away with a heafty copper pipe the previous owner had used to route water. He'd also cut a notch out of the front panel to do this, so I'll be getting that sorted in the new year.

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Posted 23 December 2016 - 09:56 PM

I managed to get around to fitting the oil pressure sensor today and routed the wiring for the gauges. Everything is now working as it should:
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The great news is temperatures all seem good and the pressure shows the same as the ST700 as expected. I now need to set the upper and lower parameters (as well as lights) for each gauge.

CAI (Smiths) are taking their sweet time making the speedo. I guess it'll be the new year for that.

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Posted 23 December 2016 - 11:30 PM

Looking good, what does the digital display in the rev counter show?

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Posted 24 December 2016 - 08:31 AM

Looking good, what does the digital display in the rev counter show?

Currently it's set for water temp and oil pressure. I'm going to change this to fuel pressure and another input (thoughts?). It also is a speedo, volt meter, lap counter, 0-60 recorder and more - it came with the car and is pretty neat.

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Posted 24 December 2016 - 11:10 AM

Looking good, what does the digital display in the rev counter show?

Currently it's set for water temp and oil pressure. I'm going to change this to fuel pressure and another input (thoughts?). It also is a speedo, volt meter, lap counter, 0-60 recorder and more - it came with the car and is pretty neat.

Air fuel ratio?

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Posted 24 December 2016 - 12:29 PM

 

Looking good, what does the digital display in the rev counter show?

Currently it's set for water temp and oil pressure. I'm going to change this to fuel pressure and another input (thoughts?). It also is a speedo, volt meter, lap counter, 0-60 recorder and more - it came with the car and is pretty neat.

 

I've just looked at the price of it because I'm wanting a new rev counter. If it came with the car you've got a great piece of kit, enjoy, just to say, I won't be buying one. :cry:



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Posted 24 December 2016 - 01:20 PM

Looking good, what does the digital display in the rev counter show?

Currently it's set for water temp and oil pressure. I'm going to change this to fuel pressure and another input (thoughts?). It also is a speedo, volt meter, lap counter, 0-60 recorder and more - it came with the car and is pretty neat.
Air fuel ratio?
that would be useful, I think the ST700 only outputs temp or pressure values though.

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Posted 24 December 2016 - 01:22 PM


 

Looking good, what does the digital display in the rev counter show?

Currently it's set for water temp and oil pressure. I'm going to change this to fuel pressure and another input (thoughts?). It also is a speedo, volt meter, lap counter, 0-60 recorder and more - it came with the car and is pretty neat.
 
I've just looked at the price of it because I'm wanting a new rev counter. If it came with the car you've got a great piece of kit, enjoy, just to say, I won't be buying one. :cry:
yeah i'm not sure I'd have gone full bore on the Stack gauges if it hadn't come with the car.

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Posted 24 December 2016 - 05:38 PM

Looking good, what does the digital display in the rev counter show?

Currently it's set for water temp and oil pressure. I'm going to change this to fuel pressure and another input (thoughts?). It also is a speedo, volt meter, lap counter, 0-60 recorder and more - it came with the car and is pretty neat.
Air fuel ratio?
that would be useful, I think the ST700 only outputs temp or pressure values though.

Ah I see. If you want one that changes alot then vacuum could work!




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