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    Hey Michael, Yeah, My dash is the same. Im...

    Hey Michael,
    Yeah, My dash is the same.
    Im going to guess, for the best color & texture match... look in the "parts" section of ebay motors. Find a part of your car that has the padded vinyl, and...
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    If folks havent used online forums.... there is a...

    If folks havent used online forums.... there is a bit of a learning curve...
    When I came here, I had already kicked around www.3si.org (Mitsu 3000GT forum) for a year or so... already had the...
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    trying to mold dash.... pls advise...

    So, after a few attempts at an in-dash-fold out gps... Im thinking of molding it into the dash. I have a project dash... and I have pics below as to what I want to do.. basically put a garmin 2610 in...
  4. Update: well, it totally works...heck, worked on...

    Update: well, it totally works...heck, worked on the first try believe it or not... but its totally too wide to fit in a din.... and if I put the actuator behind the pda (vs underneath it) the...
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    ok, heres one that, may not be totally practical,...

    ok, heres one that, may not be totally practical, but I was thinking, what about a cheapie pic/phone that snaps pics, and a little sign that lights up saying basically "your pic has been taken"
    of...
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    On the whole, the *goal* of the @#$@% credit card...

    On the whole, the *goal* of the @#$@% credit card companies is to
    make money off folks like you and me

    They do this by paying lots of $ to money to people who are experts on making complex rules...
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    You know, I thought I had some good suggestions...

    You know, I thought I had some good suggestions there, but if you will accept nothing less then the best in (scent) security... one really cant beat fantomas' suggested perspective: "its not a...
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    That could really work out nicely. If the pda...

    That could really work out nicely. If the pda video out works well... hook it up to a mini-usb keyboard and a motorized lcd... I mean, talk about a quick/easy install... heck, the thing would...
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    man, you got a good supply of phenobarbitol and...

    man, you got a good supply of phenobarbitol and demerol, forget the blind man, hook me up.
    hmmm... anti theft? My dad always kept a dog in the van, and garaged the car at night. On the whole it was...
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    yes, like shakes said, much talk, but 2 things...

    yes, like shakes said, much talk, but 2 things stand out in my memory.
    1) Most people dont use any sort of dampening/suspension
    2) Most folks dont have hard drive issues. In fact, I remember a...
  11. Thread: Location?

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    I think thats a perfect position for it. Most...

    I think thats a perfect position for it. Most folks put the LCD where the radio is, and as fantastic as the installs look, if the thing is below the wheel, you cant watch the road with your...
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    hmmmm... a few things come to mind here 1) First...

    hmmmm... a few things come to mind here
    1) First and foremost, if you feel that there is bad blood you cant overcome. be working on your exit plan. Dont sit around for things to boil over
    2) During...
  13. Hmmm.. usb servos... might be good if I was...

    Hmmm.. usb servos... might be good if I was designing an actuator... but... I think that would only complicate things here...
    A servo to angle on the screen would
    1. Add a 2'nd motor (in addition...
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    Ebay or Junkyard

    yeah, like the folks are saying, get a "project" dash to work on.
    Junkyard will prolly be cheapest, but will take more effort then say, ebay.

    I donno if this exactly what yer in need of, but...
  15. Nice install! Looks good! Do the TL's have bad...

    Nice install! Looks good!
    Do the TL's have bad trans? I totally wouldn’t have expected that...
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    Seriously. Becasue of that battery thing, I donno...

    Seriously. Becasue of that battery thing, I donno if I would want to keep it in the car.. but as a home system, man it would be cool if I could get my OS and programs loaded on a solid state drive. ...
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    Oh man, I just got the suckers today, and whoa.....

    Oh man, I just got the suckers today, and whoa.. are these brackets huge. I donno, I may have to use the pin, and build the rest as davesaudio2 suggested.
    The metal is 3/16 thick! 1.5" on each...
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    >why aren't people using these computers? I...

    >why aren't people using these computers?

    I think the reason there is no standard car chip/mobo/case config (except maybe itx) is:
    its all about choosing the right tool (hardware setup) for the...
  19. It should clear the dash face just fine if the...

    It should clear the dash face just fine if the actuator is of sufficient length.
    Im thinking 1" longer then the item your moving. So, if the pda is 5" high, a 6" actuator. How far the piston...
  20. CDrom doesnt quiiite extend far enough, and wont...

    CDrom doesnt quiiite extend far enough, and wont provide the force to extend the spring.. However if yer motivated and good with a soldering iron, theres no reason why a person couldnt use a modified...
  21. DIY motorized lcd/pda = 1 actuator + 1 wire + 1 spring?

    Been trying to think up a fairly simple, fairly easy to make, design for motorizing a lcd or pda. (having it motorize out of the dash, *and* fold up)
    Dont know if I'll get to actually making this...
  22. > Pimp my ride - Do they do any work on the...

    > Pimp my ride - Do they do any work on the motors??

    Naw, not really. On a few of their shows they have used actuators, which are cool, but... its really all just cosmetic stuff..
    I hear what...
  23. Just bought a "project" dash.. pda mount suggestions?

    I just got a dash off ebay to use as a "project" dash... but Im still having some problems figuring out the best place to mount the Garmin M5 GPS/pda I want to put in there..... Im realizing that...
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    shotgunefx: Yep, I tried ebay :) and yeah,...

    shotgunefx: Yep, I tried ebay :) and yeah, misalignment with an actuator that can push 100lb, heh heh, very bad. but I need some solid push for this project.. It is kinda odd.. It should be cheap to...
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    Bugbyte: I stand corrected! :) Shotgunefx: that...

    Bugbyte: I stand corrected! :)
    Shotgunefx: that really is quite cool....
    Thing is.. I got this plan for a motorized lcd/pda mount that slides out & folds up (like the motorized lcds) that just...
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