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Re: Finally some decent pictures to post
Posted by: BrentF ()
Date: February 17, 2012 04:42PM

Very nice. Great colour. I like the Corsa emblems on the air cleaners. Nice touch

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Re: Finally some decent pictures to post
Posted by: curt ()
Date: February 17, 2012 05:15PM

You did a great job.

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Re: Finally some decent pictures to post
Posted by: Richard ()
Date: February 17, 2012 05:41PM

Would that be be Vitamin C?



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Re: Finally some decent pictures to post
Posted by: vairyhard ()
Date: February 20, 2012 10:03AM

Gorgeous!!! That is the coolest color orange I've ever seen. Really nice and looks perfect on your car! Nice choice!!!

Good catch on the steering column. Yikes!!! eye popping smiley

Kevin

Quartz Hill, CA
'65 Crown

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Re: Finally some decent pictures to post
Posted by: 4 carbs ()
Date: February 20, 2012 11:12AM

Don't mean to hijack thread, but did you install the gages. Mine are so dim that they are hard to see at nitetime. Yes I cleaned the switch and changed the bulbs.


John Booth Roselle, IL.

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Re: Finally some decent pictures to post
Posted by: GWLee ()
Date: February 21, 2012 03:56PM

Real sharp looking car and paint.

Lee Adkins

A Cave Man car
1960 2dr Coupe with pg
Color Tasco Turq.
With white top.

Catlettsburg,
In the Beautiful state of
North/East KY!

Not the best pic, but the only I had from then!

Front profile now!



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Re: Finally some decent pictures to post
Posted by: captdirt ()
Date: February 21, 2012 09:51PM

I installed the gauges and wired them into the original plug so it plugs into the original harness. I changed the bulbs to blue LEDs. Bright lite indicator is way too bright, gonna have to do something with that.

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Re: Finally some decent pictures to post
Posted by: Richard ()
Date: February 21, 2012 10:56PM

I'm not sure what you ended up doing with Gen light and the resistor.
I recommend you use a standard lamp. The lamp will begin to light(glow) if there is a difference of 2 volts across it. If the alternator voltage is higher it will light or if the battery voltage is higher it will light. The LED is still just a diode. It will only light when forward-biased.

Orange. What color orange is that? Is it possible that it is Plymouth Vitamin C?

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Re: Finally some decent pictures to post
Posted by: captdirt ()
Date: February 22, 2012 09:05AM

The resistor is still in the circuit and the alt light seems to work ok. I guess I'll see. There's a volt meter so the light is basically there for a fan light in case I lose a belt.

The orange is a combination Kirker colors, Bright Orange Metallic, Lemon Drop Pearl and Performance Yellow over buff primer.

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