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#1 delgs

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Posted Nov 02 2017 - 08:49 AM

Hi guys,

Has it been six months since the mod came out yet?  I just wondered whether it would be OK to share this quick fix I did for the Maser tachometer, that alters it to a 1950's Jaeger type- as used in the 250F in period, as far as I've been able to find out.  
It's by no means a criticism of the amazing work of the mod team on the wonderful 55 Mod, but the tach in the Maser has always looked a bit like a modern-retro offering from Autometer to my eyes. The font and overall look are identical to their "Golden Oldies" range.

Oh, and as you can see, I've added a works ID plate as well.

Anyway, if it's OK with everyone, and people want it, I'll upload it here, but I thought I'd better ask first.

Thank you again to everyone who participated in the creation of the 55 Mod.

Regards,

Del.  

Attached File  MasDash2.jpg   148.54K   120 downloads

#2 gliebzeit

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Posted Nov 02 2017 - 11:39 AM

The Maser dash that you've modded looks very good, Del.  :)

Go for UPLOAD !

#3 delgs

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Posted Nov 02 2017 - 12:07 PM

Thank you, Greg!  Here it is:

Attached File  MasDash.rar   145.14K   37 downloads

Just unzip to your GPL/ cars/ cars 55/ eagle folder.  If you don't like it, just delete the MasDash mip and you'll be back to normal.

One thing- in order to fit around the Jaeger logo, I had to make the brake fade indicator fractionally smaller, but I like the way it looks now- it actually looks like a little warning bulb in the tach when it lights up :-)

Regards,

Del.

Edit: V1.2 now uploaded, see post #13 below.

Edited by delgs, Nov 03 2017 - 03:40 PM.


#4 gliebzeit

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Posted Nov 02 2017 - 12:32 PM

Looks very good in-car, Del.  :)

Thank you!

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#5 delgs

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Posted Nov 02 2017 - 01:13 PM

Thanks, Greg- I'm still polishing up the appearance a little, there may well be a version 1.1 soon :-)

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Posted Nov 02 2017 - 01:15 PM

Good job. Many Thanks :up:

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Posted Nov 02 2017 - 01:50 PM

Thank Del! God job! :clap2:

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Posted Nov 02 2017 - 02:39 PM

It looks very neat, good job!

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Posted Nov 02 2017 - 10:05 PM

:punk: good job!

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Posted Nov 03 2017 - 02:53 AM

So you like working on the dash, eh ?    Good job !

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Posted Nov 03 2017 - 08:18 AM

"So you like working on the dash, eh ? Good job !"

Sounds like a 'job recruiter' phrase, my friend.  I hope that you reach a satisfactory pay scale offer.   ;)

Thanks, again, Del.  :)

#12 delgs

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Posted Nov 03 2017 - 01:02 PM

I do like working on dashes! You should see the dash in my road-car, it's a long way from standard :-)  and I love doing them in GPL too. :-)  Just about to upload V1.2 of the Maser dash...

#13 delgs

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Posted Nov 03 2017 - 01:06 PM

Attached File  MasDash preview .jpg   147.95K   69 downloads

Attached File  MasDash.rar   147.66K   34 downloads


Here you go, Maser dash V1.2  Just tidied up a little.

Regards,

Del.

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Posted Nov 03 2017 - 03:05 PM

Nice!

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Posted Nov 04 2017 - 12:54 AM

Great!
Thanks!




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