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  1. Well, I plan to use the remote mostly just as a...

    Well, I plan to use the remote mostly just as a relay for the commands, I will wire in my own buttons to the buttons on the remotes keypad. I'll probably use a couple of pcb through-hole switches...
  2. I'm currently thinking along the same lines and...

    I'm currently thinking along the same lines and here is what I've come up with.

    take one of these wireless remotes (or something similar):...
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    have a look at this FAQ....

    have a look at this FAQ.
    http://www.mp3car.com/vbulletin/advfaq.php?do=view&advfaqid=5
    It has a good table that shows you what gauges to use where depending on current draw and length. Generally...
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    Not quite sure what you mean by "power usage...

    Not quite sure what you mean by "power usage problem." If you're concerned about the capabilities of your car to provide enough power to the system, look at upgrading your alternator and/or battery....
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    The only compatibility issue I can see is not...

    The only compatibility issue I can see is not having a single or double DIN slot in your dash. Which means custom fabrication for your screen in your dash. I don't know when DIN became standard,...
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    Something like that. Find out what the screen...

    Something like that. Find out what the screen has in terms of power plugs, and the voltage required. If you can find one, go with a DC-to-DC power supply. If not, you'll have to use an inverter. ...
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    the cheapest way to start out is to gut and old...

    the cheapest way to start out is to gut and old desktop PC, use the mobo and anything else that's useful, and put that in your car some how. With a full size PC, you'll have to either mount most of...
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    Short answer: Yes. long answer: that and so much...

    Short answer: Yes.
    long answer: that and so much more.

    A lot of what you can do with a car PC comes down to you. The more time, energy, and money your willing to spend, the more your likely to...
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    The most favorable option is to use a DC-to-DC...

    The most favorable option is to use a DC-to-DC power supply to power anything in the car. In may case, I have a DSATX which takes 12v (well, really 13.8v) from the battery and turns it to...
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    For something THAT big, your talking A LOT of...

    For something THAT big, your talking A LOT of power and a SERIOUS mount. A quick check of the specs says 200 watts and 12 pounds. for 200w your alternator might be able to handle it, depending on...
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    say, blk, what is the angle on the hard drive...

    say, blk, what is the angle on the hard drive mount your using?
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    Yep, sounds exactly like the problems I'm having,...

    Yep, sounds exactly like the problems I'm having, take the brainstem out, and (mostly) everything starts working. Right now my only lingering (non-brainstem) problem is that I can't dumb boot the...
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    So Some new occurances have happened. I got the...

    So Some new occurances have happened. I got the DSATX working mostly this morning. But then I couldn't leave well enough alone.

    It seems like the diagnostic heart beat is the root cause of all...
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    Thanks blk. I did give your skin a try earlier...

    Thanks blk. I did give your skin a try earlier in the week. Sorry, but the back button wasn't quite what I was looking for. I'd like one that doesn't behave like a browser back with a 'history...
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    I hate to say it but it looks like I'm having the...

    I hate to say it but it looks like I'm having the exact same (well, very similiar) problems. I just spoke at length about it over...
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    This was incredibly helpful, however, things have...

    This was incredibly helpful, however, things have gone wonky on me (again). I hate to jack the thread for my own problems but I'm not getting much info on the DSATX and brain stem anywhere else.
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    Whoops, messed up that brain to text translation...

    Whoops, messed up that brain to text translation there. One of the reasons that I didn't want to go with the compact flash was that CentraFuse doesn't have good EWF support. But with further...
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    Well, I've decided to go with RR instead of...

    Well, I've decided to go with RR instead of centrafuse which was my main reason for not going with the CF embedded solution. Now I have to go read up on RR and HORM. Yay. :rolleyes:
    I figure now...
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    I'd be interested in one as well. Casing is...

    I'd be interested in one as well. Casing is pretty much the last thing on my to do list. That and a IDE-to-CF. Still deciding if I want to do it.
  20. Another possibility (though highly unlikely) is...

    Another possibility (though highly unlikely) is your inverter. It's a remote possibility, but it could be causing an induction loop. The poximity to the edgge is what makes me think this. But I...
  21. This thing has been talked to death. Do a quick...

    This thing has been talked to death. Do a quick search and you'll find it in a few threads.
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    If your worried about heat, there is one simple...

    If your worried about heat, there is one simple solution: tint your rear window. Tinting eliminates more of the infra-red and UV spectrum. Also stop you from burning the back of your neck ;).

    In...
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    I'd be up for something local in the Houston. ...

    I'd be up for something local in the Houston. I'm in the 10, 6, and sam houston area.

    I'm one of those... what was it?.. anyway, been reading for long time (years) and finally figured on posting....
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