@oldman Honestly, I am building this RS and I have literally AJSutton exploading parts open wishing they were SVGs, I know this tool will be useful to restorers who want to know how it all fits together.
@SpookDog I know what you are saying I really do. But I do appreciate the concourse attention to detail build.
I rate those builds far superior to anything I could do. It takes finesse to get it perfect.
Hi all thanks for all the advice it’s really helpful! Yeah he had to skim a lot off because it looks like someone Had prized off the head before with a screwdriver or something and made a big gouge in it! I’ve ordered the copper gasket (budget reasons ) so I’ll try that and see how she goes but if not I’ll give a new head a go. I’ll post an update soon
You do not need any specific diode, just enter 1A schottky diode, chosse a reasonable voltage and take the cheapest (3A etc. is also fine).To make the build more compact you can also use any other ground source eg from the high beam indicator: