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by rallyrs
Thu Oct 11, 2012 6:30 pm
Forum: Australian and New Zealand MegaSquirters
Topic: Just found this user group. Hello!
Replies: 21
Views: 33415

Re: Just found this user group. Hello!

Bluey, your making me feel bad. Peeking out from under piles of boxes in the back of my shed is an ek ute which hasnt moved for 11+ years. Stripped it 17 odd years ago and replaced most of the rot, since then moved houses a couple of times, bred 4 hungry mouths & found driving sideways on the dirt i...
by rallyrs
Tue Apr 03, 2012 9:17 pm
Forum: Australian and New Zealand MegaSquirters
Topic: This joint has been quiet...
Replies: 10
Views: 21062

Re: This joint has been quiet...

the esky was busy last year. managed to win club championship and Newcastle Area Type 3. only had it out once this year. still trying to find the motorvation to pull the ms and wire in a tacho and oil pressure cut. All I have currently is a 10mm led on the dash which is on when its cold and doubles ...
by rallyrs
Wed May 11, 2011 3:03 pm
Forum: Australian and New Zealand MegaSquirters
Topic: ignition cutout
Replies: 3
Views: 10679

Re: ignition cutout

Thanks. Bikes are an unknown to me so sourcing a tilt switch from 1 is a great idea. Scouring th other forums, found a brief referencce to an oil pressure cut out. If i were to Connect an oil pressure sensor to an input and use an output to kill the pumps I think this would also achieve same, I stil...
by rallyrs
Wed May 04, 2011 2:33 am
Forum: Australian and New Zealand MegaSquirters
Topic: ignition cutout
Replies: 3
Views: 10679

ignition cutout

I had an oops the other day in the escort and found a deficiancy with my instal. whilst hanging from my harness with my wheels skyward, the motor was still running. I figure relying on my reaction time or the fuel lines to purge may not be good for the wet sump engine. Wondering if anyone has any th...
by rallyrs
Thu Aug 05, 2010 1:17 am
Forum: Australian and New Zealand MegaSquirters
Topic: dashboards
Replies: 4
Views: 5004

Re: dashboards

cheers,
I went off the lcd dash because I thought the layouts were fixed. I had another look tonight, how do you modifying the layouts.

steve
by rallyrs
Wed Aug 04, 2010 3:47 am
Forum: Australian and New Zealand MegaSquirters
Topic: dashboards
Replies: 4
Views: 5004

dashboards

anyone using or considered a non-genuine dash. what are the options: electrical or mechanical gauges diyautotune LCD display PALM mobile laptop laptop with a remote touchscreen lcd tablet/notebook PC I've been contemplating above for a while, my prefered option is a notebook or laptop with lcd runni...
by rallyrs
Tue Apr 20, 2010 7:16 pm
Forum: Australian and New Zealand MegaSquirters
Topic: Hello all.......
Replies: 15
Views: 11777

Re: Hello all.......

spent the morning at the dyno. No surprise the top bins were way out, bottom end wasnt too bad though. Added a bit more timing. AE was good. Made 103hp Sounds like it's going pretty well. How did you end up connecting the coils? Did you use the backplane or just the coils on their own? My final set...
by rallyrs
Thu Apr 15, 2010 4:53 am
Forum: Australian and New Zealand MegaSquirters
Topic: New install
Replies: 6
Views: 6001

Re: New install

i used gsxr 600 on the escort. 38 mm id and you can spread them out if you prepared to make a new fuel rail. I found mine on US ebay, landed in oz for about $100 with wiring and tps for about $150. i've read some guys choke back the bigger bike stuff to suite, not sure if they make em or turn down c...
by rallyrs
Thu Apr 15, 2010 4:41 am
Forum: Australian and New Zealand MegaSquirters
Topic: Hello all.......
Replies: 15
Views: 11777

Re: Hello all.......

spent the morning at the dyno. No surprise the top bins were way out, bottom end wasnt too bad though. Added a bit more timing. AE was good. Made 103hp
by rallyrs
Mon Apr 12, 2010 3:49 am
Forum: Australian and New Zealand MegaSquirters
Topic: Hello all.......
Replies: 15
Views: 11777

Re: Hello all.......

hi kendall, the escort's finally all MS'd. Had it running with the std weber for a while to bed in ignition. Ignitions all good now, added a few reverse diodes, caps and revised my earths to clean up ignition resets. With STAG's dwell I've stopped burning up commodore coils. Finally got jack of the ...