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Old 01-01-2012, 11:33 AM
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Originally Posted by bob491
While not being a dyno I was able to do a few things, sort out a few things and learn a few things.
looks like a great Idea but it is only for one engine.
What is that thing behind the gauge panel that looks like someone mugged a computer.[/QUOTE]

If you can build this, modifying for other engines is simply a matter of cutting and welding mounts which is little trouble.

The circuit board is an experiment I am working with. I am reading a number of parameters, displaying it on the computer and data logging it. I am reading:

Temps: oil, water, intake air temp
EGT on each cyl with peak indicators
Throttle position
Manifold pressure

The programing is done through visual basic. This is a sample screen:

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