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post #11 of 21
yes they have resistor on the positive line
i would get a simple 2-leg on of switch and have the ground wire run across the 2 legs like so:
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post #12 of 21
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yes they have resistor on the positive line
i would get a simple 2-leg on of switch and have the ground wire run across the 2 legs like so:
Yeah, that would be pretty simple, but the switch my friend wants on his rig fits well with the black/red theme
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post #13 of 21
then all he needs is :
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post #14 of 21
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then all he needs is :
Thank you very much! This will help a lot when I'm gonna mod it!

It's just too bad that Aquatuning only sell front panels for 6 switches, and not for one. But that would be stupid too... We'll just have to leave the other holes. Maybe we could do something smart with some mesh or something...
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post #15 of 21
or you could get a project box and mod it to fit:
http://stores.ebay.com/Memotronics-E...fsub=296051011
something like that
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post #16 of 21
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or you could get a project box and mod it to fit:
http://stores.ebay.com/Memotronics-E...fsub=296051011
something like that
What is that?


But I think I can wire it with the help of your diagrams
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post #17 of 21
it is basically a plastic box(you can find them in almost any dimensions) that you can cut and drill holes in to make switch boxes and other things. most radioshacks have them as well as most electronic suppliers
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post #18 of 21
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it is basically a plastic box(you can find them in almost any dimensions) that you can cut and drill holes in to make switch boxes and other things. most radioshacks have them as well as most electronic suppliers
Naah, that front panel thing I found is quite alright


But thanks! +rep to you, my good sir!
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thankyou and good luck with the build. if you solder the wires onto the leads make sure to get a rosin-based solder( not from radio shack!!!)
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thankyou and good luck with the build. if you solder the wires onto the leads make sure to get a rosin-based solder( not from radio shack!!!)
I won't solder. I'll just tape it on
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