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by Wagonman
Fri Dec 23, 2011 10:24 pm
Forum: Subaru chat
Topic: What did you do to improve your soobie today
Replies: 1328
Views: 189983

Yeh mate, designed from scratch but i had the help of one of my dads contacts (laser cutter/fabricator) take my designs and templates to make the individual parts. Then i put it together. The chequer plate top is aluminium which sits over a "C" section facing rearwards. The stub axles and mounting b...
by Wagonman
Thu Dec 22, 2011 11:00 pm
Forum: Subaru chat
Topic: What did you do to improve your soobie today
Replies: 1328
Views: 189983

frikken heavy but the honda civic springs seem to be holding up their end. should be very interesting when its all loaded up next week.

The lights are LEDs from i think a chinese company Mighty-boy.com I was lucky enough to acquire them from a mate for free (and the use of my ark welder) :D
by Wagonman
Thu Dec 22, 2011 10:46 pm
Forum: Subaru chat
Topic: What did you do to improve your soobie today
Replies: 1328
Views: 189983

Over the last few weeks i've been working on and finished this
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What do people reckon?
by Wagonman
Mon Dec 19, 2011 10:51 pm
Forum: Electrical, wiring and lighting
Topic: LEDs on trailer not work correctly H.E.L.P.
Replies: 33
Views: 3628

I went to Jaycar and some 400V 3A diodes part number: 1N5404. A bit over kill for leds in a 12V system but they do the job sufficiently.
by Wagonman
Sun Dec 18, 2011 11:05 pm
Forum: Subaru chat
Topic: Lets Break a Record !!!!!
Replies: 56
Views: 4469

Anytime during jan ill be on the road in my Ruby.. lol howzabout i give my details to a friend and they can log on for me ;) haha
by Wagonman
Thu Dec 15, 2011 11:39 pm
Forum: Conversions, modifications and performance
Topic: Aftermarket Thermo Fans and wiring .
Replies: 20
Views: 7110

Hey Spike..By 'AU' do mean off an AU falcon?? Just curious..

Also if you fit a massive fan on the front side of your radiator (i assume you dont have A/C) wouldnt that mean you get less airflow at speed which could cause problems? Opinions?
by Wagonman
Thu Dec 15, 2011 12:48 am
Forum: Western Australia
Topic: Spotted
Replies: 755
Views: 84712

Picture in your head, Rob with a beard.. Bahahahahaa..
by Wagonman
Tue Dec 13, 2011 7:01 pm
Forum: Electrical, wiring and lighting
Topic: LEDs on trailer not work correctly H.E.L.P.
Replies: 33
Views: 3628

Hooray! Problem solvered.. Got some 25c diodes and put one into the brake feed and one into the park light feed and they are all happy :D as am i lol.

Thanks for your help Steptoe, Paul and pitrack_1
by Wagonman
Mon Dec 12, 2011 11:17 pm
Forum: Camping and travel
Topic: roof top camper
Replies: 54
Views: 14247

Hey El freddo, absolutely love the pics mate. Im keen as mustard to get myself one of those rooftop 'swags' Is it a Easy sleep pod brand? Im planning to get a 6x4 and mount it on top but raised so you can still utilise the space underneath.. pipe dreams ofcoarse, too many $$$ for my apprentice wages...
by Wagonman
Sun Dec 11, 2011 8:50 pm
Forum: Electrical, wiring and lighting
Topic: LEDs on trailer not work correctly H.E.L.P.
Replies: 33
Views: 3628

see that dude at the computer in your avatar.. that was me against my rear bumper. lol Ill throw in those diodes when i get them, onto both the park and brake feed wires and go from there.
by Wagonman
Sun Dec 11, 2011 6:10 pm
Forum: Electrical, wiring and lighting
Topic: LEDs on trailer not work correctly H.E.L.P.
Replies: 33
Views: 3628

This sounds good in theory.. But how do i check this with my multimetre? Also are you saying putting that diode in there is the fix?

Thanks for the explanation though! :D
by Wagonman
Sat Dec 10, 2011 7:03 pm
Forum: Open slather
Topic: Special day for Mr Bogger
Replies: 10
Views: 1167

Happy Birthday Tom! Congrats.
by Wagonman
Sat Dec 10, 2011 7:00 pm
Forum: Open slather
Topic: saddest time in my life
Replies: 13
Views: 2063

Be strong for your wife and keep her spirit up. Ill be praying for you and mrs dibs.
by Wagonman
Sat Dec 10, 2011 6:53 pm
Forum: Electrical, wiring and lighting
Topic: LEDs on trailer not work correctly H.E.L.P.
Replies: 33
Views: 3628

Crap.. i may have the same problem. I'm fitting these Chinese Road-boy LED tail lights onto my tyre carrier cos i got them for free :D They have got the brake and park in the same set of LEDs and a common earth wire. Everything works when 'bench tested'. However when you hook the LEDs to the car (L ...
by Wagonman
Tue Dec 06, 2011 8:41 pm
Forum: Western Australia
Topic: Two Rocks Overnighter 3rd & 4th Dec
Replies: 133
Views: 9626

Something like this..? :)

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