[DML] Re: Angle Driveless Speedometer
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[DML] Re: Angle Driveless Speedometer

Right now on E-bay there is an electronic speedometer BTTF prop. Maybe someone can figure out how to use it for a more permanant solution. As of now it does not include an odometer.
David Teitelbaum
vin 10757

--- In dmcnews@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, Steve Stankiewicz <protodelorean@...> wrote:
> Hi Bryan.  I've got half of that solution in place on my D now.  Since I've got an electronic speedo, I have a sending unit at attached to the top side of the lamda counter which converts the lower cable rotations to the electronic pulses for the speedo.  (No upper cable at all.)  If/when my angle drive fails, I'll move the transducer out to the hub and eliminate the angle drive and lower cable also.  (The 8:9 ration won't be an issue because the electronic speedo is easily recalibrated.)
> You could do this with a stock D, but as you mentioned, you need a way to get the electronic pulses to drive the mechanical speedo.  This part can be a little costly.  It's essentially a motor that reads the pulses then drives a cable to the mechanical speedo.  Here's one example: http://www.atrol.com/cablex.htm ; for $310.
>  Steve 
> VIN 2650 ("Project Delorean")
> www.projectdelorean.com 
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