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19316Re: Tachometer

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  • Leo and Olita
    Feb 2, 2008
      The magnet is actuallu feahter-weight. They aare ultra light because
      they know that where ever they are mounted, they cannont disrupt the
      balance of whatever they are going on.



      --- In mill_drill@yahoogroups.com, "n5kzw" <n5kzw@...> wrote:
      >
      > Leo, my concern about using a magnetic pickup is the weight of the
      > magnet. It seems to me that you could be introducing an
      imbalance.
      > OTOH, folks have been using them for decades.
      >
      > Regards,
      > Ed
      >
      > --- In mill_drill@yahoogroups.com, "Leo and Olita" <leoblazer74@>
      > wrote:
      > >
      > > Thanks for the tip, David. I am going to have to go out to the
      garage
      > > and look at it. I cant even picture it right now. Even though I
      have
      > > disassembled it a few times to make upgrades, I still cannot
      think
      > > straight. Was up all last night with this bursitis of my hip.
      > >
      > > Even if I can, I dont know if I dont like the magnet tach better.
      It
      > > is so small and compact. I can even glue the display right below
      the
      > > potentiometer on the control box.
      > >
      > > The tachs from mkctools are nice, too. I really like the bright
      red
      > > large dispay better.
      > >
      > > Decisions, decisions.
      > >
      > > Knowing me, I will probably end up getting both and trying both.
      > >
      > <SNIP>
      >
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