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    Yeah thanks for the tip Pudge - I might get a...

    Yeah thanks for the tip Pudge - I might get a multimeter onto that +ve and see what kind of voltage is coming through the egg. On the weekend I'll try a 12v molex connector from the PS and see if...
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    Lilliput + headlights = inerference

    Hi all

    Well currently in the testing phase of the carputer. One of the issues I've identified concerns using the screen at night (i.e. using screen whilst headlights are on). This applies to...
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    This is what I would have suggested. I'm running...

    This is what I would have suggested. I'm running an AMD Thunderbird 1333mhz with a GeForce 4MX, two HDD's and a DVD ROM. This is all powered beatifully buy a 250W PS and a 300W inverter.

    Dont...
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    Ladies and Gents.

    Saw the thread title and couldnt resist - Aussies have gotta stick together! (getting little tired of the whole GMH vs Ford thing now....). MikGan, you know who I am anyways...
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    Do all you guys reccommend variable bit rates? ...

    Do all you guys reccommend variable bit rates?

    Currently all of my WMAs are encoded at 128kbps or 160kbps fixed bit rates(and some wavs I've ripped off DVD at 1000+kbps :) ). Anyways, I dont...
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    Howdy Fox. Well there's a lot of questions...

    Howdy Fox.

    Well there's a lot of questions there, most of which I cant answer. I can tell you a 166MHz Pentium will struggle to play Mp3 back and operate GPS at the same time. Ive got a 233mhz...
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    Hiya guys, just thought I'd come along and...

    Hiya guys, just thought I'd come along and complicate the matter - uneccesarily.

    I'm currently running such a setup, using basic RCA splitters. Brief run down:

    Clarion HU with 1x stereo AUX...
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    Greetings lucho I have recently finished...

    Greetings lucho

    I have recently finished installation of my 6" Lilliput and was also struggling for a place to mount it. Sorry dont have any pics but can explain it for you...

    Underneath my...
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    Yeah this is the plan. Im hesitant to plug the...

    Yeah this is the plan. Im hesitant to plug the carputer into the house TV as it's some distance to the garage (and its a 68cm TV so dragging it outside not really viable, middle of winter here in...
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    S-Video to Composite common problem

    Well I'm sure you are all aware of the problems people tend to have running an S-Video to composite set up and not beinch able to get the colour signal into the composite line.

    I'm having this...
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    Nah mate - unfortunately I stinged out and bought...

    Nah mate - unfortunately I stinged out and bought a lilliput with TV tuner (composite video input). I know they have a bad rep on these forums but I'm impressed so far. TV reception works OK with...
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    Yeah will be even better when I figure out...

    Yeah will be even better when I figure out exactly what Linux does that Windows cannot.
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    Haha - nah I'm pretty dumb but not that dumb. ...

    Haha - nah I'm pretty dumb but not that dumb.

    I skimped out and went the composite LCD screen. Weighed up my pros and cons and so far am happy with my choice (the TV reception on the Lilliput has...
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    First run of the Carputer. Success!!!

    Well the carputer came to life for the first time last night.

    To be honest, i was ****scared when I flicked the switch to the inverter "geez, hope it doesnt blow up in my face" BEEP - the inverter...
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    Final questions

    Morning all.

    Well, installed about 90% of the carputer over the course of the weekend and it's all looking very good. Luckily for all concerned I've been able to find out what I'm after without...
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    Many thanks for the link. Yes I think something...

    Many thanks for the link. Yes I think something along those lines would be perfect for it. As mentioned, I'm trying to minimise the amount of fabrication I need to do on the wiring side of things,...
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    I see. So you think there may be an issue with...

    I see. So you think there may be an issue with one source backfeeding to the other even if only one is switched on?

    i.e. there may be a problem having the TV on with the PC off as they will both...
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    Multiple audio in - potential problems

    Hi guys.

    Well, my carputer project coming along like.... something that moves along quickly! lol

    Just a quick question for your generous consideration. I have a Clarion DXZ-xxxx CD...
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    Wow C, you've suprised me! Just looking at the...

    Wow C, you've suprised me!

    Just looking at the pics on your site and I'm rather impressed (software page) with the quality on your screen. Yes the overall opinion of composite pictures is quite...
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    Once again I thank you for the suggestions. ...

    Once again I thank you for the suggestions. Certainly have a lot of options to weigh up. Now if I may digress....

    Let's say I did go the composite based TV TFT. My GeForce has an S-Video...
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    Yes they are well explained points there Batman. ...

    Yes they are well explained points there Batman. My confidence in the TV style monitor's ability to suit my needs drops by the minute. I am concerned with the VGA style monitor though as these do...
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    Heya Ricky. Much love on the Ford power! ...

    Heya Ricky. Much love on the Ford power!

    That's a great idea for testing what I'm after, many thanks. I have happily run the GeForce TV out to 30ish, 68 and 80cm televisions (apologies for the...
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    Thanks Batman (phew, never thought I'd hear...

    Thanks Batman (phew, never thought I'd hear myself say that.....again) lol

    Hearing that you have no problems with your power setup provides me with much comfort - many thanks.

    Yes the question...
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    Greetings from down under

    Greetings to all!

    I'm a new member to the site although I've been reading it for many months now. I'm at the end of the conceptual stage for the carputer and aside from the screen I have...
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