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Author: garyd
Sat Jan 20, 2018 2:39 pm
Forum: The Bottom Shed
Topic: wow
Replies: 4
Views: 121

Re: wow

The way our navy is going, that one will be the best in the fleet!!!!
Author: garyd
Wed Jan 17, 2018 6:25 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Z1b Takasago 4H 303 Pair of Wheels
Replies: 8
Views: 296

Re: Z1b Takasago 4H 303 Pair of Wheels

adorable :luv :clap
Author: garyd
Tue Jan 16, 2018 9:19 am
Forum: The Bottom Shed
Topic: Eleanor - Damaged car.
Replies: 16
Views: 463

Re: Eleanor - Damaged car.

Will be interested how much it costs to get back on the road.

We are all too quick to walk away from a car if it's 'Written off'
Author: garyd
Mon Jan 15, 2018 6:45 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Assorted bike magazines. Revised advert.
Replies: 2
Views: 157

Re: Assorted bike magazines.

Sell them individually on ebay.

have been trying to sell my collections of various magazines for years...ended up skipping most of them.
Author: garyd
Sun Jan 14, 2018 8:22 am
Forum: Out and About
Topic: LTD dressed as A4
Replies: 2
Views: 377

Re: LTD dressed as A4

Surely yours would be dressed as a DRAG bike
Author: garyd
Sat Jan 13, 2018 11:39 am
Forum: The Bottom Shed
Topic: Eleanor - Damaged car.
Replies: 16
Views: 463

Re: .

Yeah show us what happened...and what you're doing.
Author: garyd
Wed Jan 10, 2018 9:34 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: z1 rear brake torque arm
Replies: 8
Views: 136

Re: z1 rear brake torque arm

Can you not 'straighten' yours?
Author: garyd
Sun Jan 07, 2018 3:53 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Oil drain bolt won't budge.
Replies: 10
Views: 393

Re: Oil drain bolt won't budge.

Well...even a good quality socket could'nt get any grip on the cheese that passes for metal. So a 16mm multipoint was 'persueded' to fit and after a bit of fear and sweat....it just 'clicked and could be undone by had. Looks like a call to Zpower for a nice new genuine peice of cheddar is in order. ...
Author: garyd
Sun Jan 07, 2018 7:39 am
Forum: Projects
Topic: Z1B back from the dead
Replies: 31
Views: 640

Re: Z1B back from the dead

Big K just started putting the parts on their bikes when the old one run out. So it's not unknown for the last of the model before got the 'newer. parts.
Author: garyd
Thu Jan 04, 2018 7:33 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Any electronic engineers amongst us?
Replies: 78
Views: 1450

Re: Any electronic engineers amongst us?

Yeah...me too. Just pointed and and said some words I'd overheard years ago.

Good lesson learnt though...you need to check the equpment that your checking with first. :blah
Author: garyd
Thu Jan 04, 2018 5:21 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: Z1000ST Restauration
Replies: 31
Views: 1129

Re: Z1000ST Restauration

Must admit to liking the black & grey of the ST.
Author: garyd
Wed Jan 03, 2018 8:30 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Any electronic engineers amongst us?
Replies: 78
Views: 1450

Re: Any electronic engineers amongst us?

I'd need to think a bit harder than I'm capable of. (havn't messed with this sort of thing for 30 years) hear's the link to the spec for someone who's more current at electronics than I am..Hopefully it will be quick and easy for an expert to tell us what to do. https://www.ti.com/lit/ds/symlink/lm3...
Author: garyd
Wed Jan 03, 2018 8:23 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Any electronic engineers amongst us?
Replies: 78
Views: 1450

Re: Any electronic engineers amongst us?

Copied from texas instruments....(the example is the same as you are using) LM3914 http://www.ti.com SNVS761B – JANUARY 2000 – REVISED MARCH2013 FUNCTIONAL DESCRIPTION The simplified LM3914 Block diagram Is to Give the General idea Of the circuit's operation. A High input Impedance buffer operates w...
Author: garyd
Wed Jan 03, 2018 8:04 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Any electronic engineers amongst us?
Replies: 78
Views: 1450

Re: Any electronic engineers amongst us?

Ah....now looking at the proper specs for that chip....That controls the brightness of the LEDs :oops:
Author: garyd
Wed Jan 03, 2018 5:43 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Any electronic engineers amongst us?
Replies: 78
Views: 1450

Re: Any electronic engineers amongst us?

Looking at lm3914., It's R6 & R7 that might need the adjustment

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