Here is a summary of my testing with the Gonzo to this date:
I have (4) boxes, and all are the grounded type.
I have labelled them GN #1, #2, #3...
It is an interesting engineering concept to expend energy to pump water uphill in order to have it run back down and generate energy.
Interesting history, Ken.
Bovina is nestled in between hills and avoids almost all attention; it has to be discovered by the wandering traveler
In the center of...
It was predicted to go to 90F in the Catskill Mountains yesterday, so I got up at 430am, loaded the '82 on the trailer, and was on the road by...
I used a straightedge from the drain notch to the center of the crank in order to make a white mark on the case to bring the notch marks closer to...
Welcome to The Experiment !
I reversed the pickup polarity and it wouldn't fire.
Switched it back, and it started right up (but ran rough, as described.)
Stone barns are so majestic.
Very rare in my area; Can't even remember when I spotted one last.
The effort involved in constructing a large...
Installed my Gonzo #2 (of 4) into the '82 Heritage Special today.
Did this to minimize independent variables in this experiment, as the #2 GN box...
I agree, the seat has limited styling interest, no flair.
Like a woman, an interesting seat is curvaceous, voluptuous.
As for myself, I'm not currently thinkin' about any other bikes.
...though there are some other women on my mind......:)
I tested the pickup on my '82 Heritage Special.
I'm getting 760 ohms, which is within the 10% parameters.
After a 4 hour ride in the mountains...
Thanks for your feedback, Jack.
All four of my boxes are grounded, including the unit on the '83.
They appear to be identical, giving the same...
Also, one of these boxes worked just fine, plugn' play, in my '83.....
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