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by poseidonx
Wed Aug 25, 2004 5:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Temp guage for car
Replies: 28
Views: 4774

Re: Temp guage for car

I wanted to add something to my other post. I am not saying open the radiator cap when the engine is hot but take the cap off when the engine is cold and let the engine warm up to its normal operating temp and while its is doing this take your measurments. using a thermometer like this is used by me...
by poseidonx
Wed Aug 25, 2004 5:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Temp guage for car
Replies: 28
Views: 4774

Re: Temp guage for car

The tempature of the water doesnt change under
pressure the boiling point of the water changes.
that is why the system is under pressure so it
doesnt boil at a lower temp.tempature is tempature regardless of pressure!
by poseidonx
Wed Aug 25, 2004 10:33 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Gateway Destination Monitor
Replies: 6
Views: 1384

Re: Gateway Destination Monitor

I just wanted to add something
to this post and im sorry if I
upset anyone.Tvs and moniters can
be very dangeorus.always discharge
the caps and tube before poking
around in there.sorry if i stepped
on anyone toes.
by poseidonx
Wed Aug 25, 2004 10:28 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Temp guage for car
Replies: 28
Views: 4774

Re: Temp guage for car

Here are two ideas, The first one is using a thermometer measure the water temp in the radiator versus differnt readings on your gage mark them at different intervals and then just make yourself a different face for the gage. The second one is using your exsisting sending unit measure the temp like ...
by poseidonx
Thu Aug 19, 2004 9:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Mr. E. MacHine trouble
Replies: 2
Views: 705

Mr. E. MacHine trouble

If anyone can help me with this it would be appreciated. Im building the 555 timer version of the e machine. heres the problem,it will not pulse at all and when i connect it to the coil it burns out the transistor.I have went over everything more then once and also checked the 555 and its ok.I am wo...