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Unread 12-02-2013, 05:29 PM   #76
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That is right at 17amps through the switch for two lights.

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Unread 12-02-2013, 05:43 PM   #77
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Yeah, should be fine. I'll check it our tomorrow morning when it's light, and buy some new fuses.
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Unread 12-02-2013, 06:06 PM   #78
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Just for future reference , the formula for changing watts to amps is P=IE. where P equals power in Watts, I equals amperage, and E equals voltage. So to change watts to amps , P/E= I.
In this case 200 watts divided by 14.3 volts is 13.99 amps. Using 12 volts = 16.67 amps.
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Unread 12-03-2013, 07:04 AM   #79
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Yep, I just wasn't grounding them correctly. Problem resolved.
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Unread 12-11-2013, 10:20 AM   #80
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Okay guys, here is the plan for the dash: THoughts?
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Unread 12-12-2013, 10:25 AM   #81
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Looks good. Going to etch the "Jeep" in brass like the switch plate? You should throw in some of the artwork from early-on in the build to fill the gap to the left of the glove box.
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Unread 12-12-2013, 06:00 PM   #82
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Looks good. Going to etch the "Jeep" in brass like the switch plate? You should throw in some of the artwork from early-on in the build to fill the gap to the left of the glove box.
I"d considered it, but I think Im going to get some OEM badges and do a custom plate integrating them.
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Unread 02-23-2014, 06:28 PM   #83
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Hows the rig coming I'm gong to do something like your rear trunk table this summer in my CJ7
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