DIN Rail And Smurf Tube: How To Wire Your Race Car On The Cheap

As the Bent Belvedere » 10/09/08 3:00pm 10/09/08 3:00pm inches ever closer to readiness, team captain has decided that the duct-tape-and-speaker-wire electrical system isn't going to be very reliable on the track. Time to tear out all the scary old stuff and start over fresh! Now, they have followed my example and spent about 88,000 hours…

Project '64 Continental: Wire Harness Rebuild


In the last update, we covered the discovery and destruction of a very old and very hacked up wiring harness. In this edition of "how Ben spends his free time" we'll look at how to resurrect that rats nest. I'm not a master electrician, as such I don't have many spools of delightfully colorful wire with which to… » 1/22/08 12:30pm 1/22/08 12:30pm

Project 1964 Lincoln Continental: Organized Wiring is for the Weak

Trips to Germany and that blasted Christmas holiday conspired to keep work from progressing, but believe it or not, the project still goes on. We all knew the engine bay wiring would be a horrendous train wreck. After all, it's a forty four year old car that's undergone at least one engine rebuild and who knows how… » 1/08/08 1:00pm 1/08/08 1:00pm