radiator temp guage thread size/pitch?

Jo Rhett jorhett at fastlizardracing.com
Fri Sep 21 15:06:56 PDT 2007


Yes.  Okay, so if I hear you right, I need a 10mm (as clarified by  
JS) 1.0 pitch connector which screws into the thermostat itself.   
Ignore that big piece on the right side of the radiator, that was  
part of the fan.

On Sep 20, 2007, at 10:02 PM, Dave C wrote:
> The thing in the radiator is not the thermocouple, it's the
> fan switch.  The thermocouple goes into the thermostat body
> between the carbs.  It's a pain in the ass to get out, too,
> because it's hard to hold the housing still.  Next time I'll
> drain the hoses and put the housing on the workbench.
>
> And in fact I just found my old thermoswitch on the workbench and
> it's sitting here in front of me threaded into a 1/8" x 27 NPT die.
> (I installed the Daytona temp meter.)
>
> I'm making the assumption that this is completely replacing any
> stock dash and you aren't keeping the original idiot light.
>
>
>
>
> On Thu, Sep 20, 2007 at 09:46:34PM -0700, Ernest Montague wrote:
>> I have a stocker idle
>>
>> E
>>
>> will try to measure pitch manana
>>
>>
>>
>> On Sep 20, 2007, at 8:14 PM, Jo Rhett wrote:
>>
>>> So I'm planning to order the Vapor, but I've been unable to confirm
>>> the radiator thread size.  I guess I'm going to have to drain enough
>>> water to unscrew the stock one and test it...
>>>
>>> Unless one of you nice chaps happens to know this?  Or have a stock
>>> radiator sitting idle to test with?
>>>
>>> -- 
>>> Jo Rhett /  velociRaptor Racing
>>> #553 WERA West / AFM
>>> #5 SMRRC
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>

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Jo Rhett /  velociRaptor Racing
#553 WERA West / AFM
#5 SMRRC






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