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Old 12-04-2012, 10:30 PM
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Default Re: what did you do to your motor bike today?

Originally Posted by MEASURE TWICE View Post
Now I plan to make a cover to this setup for just stationary use by popping off the belt to rear drive wheel and find a way to make a custom carbon arc lamp to use with it.MT
I used to make carbon arc lamps when I was a kid.
I took the center carbon rods out of old Rayovac size D batteries.
The rest of the lamp details I will not bore you with.
I never did come up with a device to accommodate the erosion of the carbon rods though.

They were lots of fun!
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