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Mar 16, 7:13pm - #127192 
Computer Install 56.6 beware.

Alright it's finally in and working.. good god.

Why a computer in the car?? DVD,MP3 (all 2000 or em!), Games, Videos, GPS you name it... wireless web possible too I guess.

It's a 1.8Mhz in a low pro case running off a 700 watt inverter. Switches for both are in the ashtray.

Screen is in passenger visor. The remote RF eye for the wireless keyboard is in the 2nd glove box thingy.

There's a remote USB port up front for gamepads, camera, jumpdrive etc.

Just waiting for my driver side LCD. Doing an A-piller mount i think, similar to how gauges are set up.

I think that's about it!!
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Questions welcome~!

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Mar 16, 7:14pm - #127193 
computer daytime

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Mar 16, 7:15pm - #127194 
computer night

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Mar 16, 7:15pm - #127195 
switch tray

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Mar 16, 7:16pm - #127196 
Sorry, this is the switch tray, other was the RF remote as i'm sure you've figured out! smile

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Mar 16, 7:17pm - #127197 
last one! The screen mount.

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Mar 16, 7:18pm - #127198 
That is nice, but crazy...I mean original. wave
P.S. What kind (brand) of screen is that? How much and from where?

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Mar 16, 7:24pm - #127199 
It's an 5.6" Orcom.

Got it from Tundraelectronics.com (Michigan I think)

At the time it was only $119, now I think it's close to the 200 mark.

They've got some other affordable options though. There's a 6" for about $170.

Etronics.com has some decent deals too.

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Mar 16, 7:26pm - #127200 
Originally Posted by Vital
It's an 5.6" Orcom.

Got it from Tundraelectronics.com (Michigan I think)

At the time it was only $119, now I think it's close to the 200 mark.

They've got some other affordable options though. There's a 6" for about $170.

Etronics.com has some decent deals too.

Do you think it will fit in to JDM console? What is the size (all way around)?

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Mar 16, 7:27pm - #127201 
that's nutz! thumbsup


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Mar 16, 7:33pm - #127202 
nice setup - how's the airflow in there for the computer? Are you using multiple fans or heatsinks?

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Mar 16, 7:45pm - #127203 
I am fairly certain that 5.6" will fit a JDM. Great idea too! Wish I could have gotten one.

And yeah there's three fans running there. One on the case that you can see, the CPU inside and one on the back.

So she's cool and breezy! smile

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Mar 16, 7:49pm - #127204 
JDM - 5.8"

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Mar 16, 8:20pm - #127205 
that's kool~~~~!! thumbsup

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Mar 22, 1:50pm - #127206 
If you have RF wireless keyboard/mouse you can hide the receiver somewhere in like dash, so that you can use the space for storing mouse or something..
I belive you have the IR wireless keyboard/mouse
RF is the radio frequency.. which can be pass through objects...


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Mar 22, 2:55pm - #127207 
very nice...

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Mar 22, 2:58pm - #127208 
comp in a car for...?
id rather have a notebook...


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Mar 22, 3:29pm - #127209 
I think this would've been perfect:
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Mar 22, 3:32pm - #127210 
Originally Posted by Elec-FuYu
comp in a car for...?
id rather have a notebook...


read his first post, he says why. a notebook in a car would be about as useful as the one in Fast and the Furious. rice

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Mar 22, 4:14pm - #127211 
Originally Posted by Stephen
Originally Posted by Elec-FuYu
comp in a car for...?
id rather have a notebook...


read his first post, he says why. a notebook in a car would be about as useful as the one in Fast and the Furious. rice

yes i kno...i read it...but i doubt the real prupose...

anyhow...i dont think the HD will last too long in a car if the computer is on and the car is running.


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Mar 22, 4:17pm - #127212 
00cericaruss has a computer in his car, too. what a coinkydink


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Mar 22, 5:28pm - #127213 
looks very cool. very unique too! good job! thumbsup

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