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Author Topic: Hobbico Tachometer2 and 3 blade digital- SOLD TO ANDY H.  (Read 157 times)

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Offline Frank v B

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Hobbico Tachometer2 and 3 blade digital- SOLD TO ANDY H.
« on: April 15, 2018, 02:14:10 pm »
Tachometer from the Bert Dunk collection- $5.00  Please reply on this post.

Photos show both 2 blade and 3 blade reading.

Glenn- for your Mossie!

Frank

A tach test- it reads 3600 when held up to a light (60 cycles/sec x 60 seconds).  Proof it and/or Hydro is correct.  A little known fact- Andy H. used to be the "cycle" counter for Hydro.  He was the only guy not in the billing department at Hydro who could count that high. ;D
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Re: Hobbico Tachometer2 and 3 blade digital
« Reply #1 on: April 15, 2018, 05:00:15 pm »
Hmmm...... I think I will have to try mine with an LED bulb !!   8)

Andy

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Re: Hobbico Tachometer2 and 3 blade digital
« Reply #2 on: April 15, 2018, 05:03:04 pm »
Tachometer from the Bert Dunk collection- $5.00  Please reply on this post.

Photos show both 2 blade and 3 blade reading.

Glenn- for your Mossie!

Frank

A tach test- it reads 3600 when held up to a light (60 cycles/sec x 60 seconds).  Proof it and/or Hydro is correct.  A little known fact- Andy H. used to be the "cycle" counter for Hydro.  He was the only guy not in the billing department at Hydro who could count that high. ;D

Hi @Frank v B ,

After a supreme compliment like that,  I'll take it!

Andy H.