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From: Glenn Ashmore
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Subject: Re: Need idea for a remote lamp status indicator.
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NNTP-Posting-Date: Thu, 09 Jan 2003 15:30:12 EST
Date: Thu, 09 Jan 2003 15:32:32 -0500
I think that is the Lexus solution. That way they can charge you an
extra $!,000 to bring in the "fiber optic specialist" to fix it when
something goes wrong. :-)
That was actually my first idea but there are 6 lights on the mast to
monitor plus 2 on the bow and one at the stern. That is a lot of fiber
to run through places that are hard to get to.
Paul Hovnanian wrote:
> Run a length of plastic fiber optic line up the mast and mount the
> end pointing into the bulb. Mount the bottom end of the f.o. at a
> panel in the cabin as the indicator.
I'm building a 45' cutter in strip/composite. Watch my progress (or lack
there of) at: http://www.rutuonline.com
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