View Single Post
Old 09-08-2012, 06:08 AM   #101
Mad Kaw
purveyor of fine BS
 
Mad Kaw's Avatar
 
Joined: Sep 2010
Location: The OK state ;)
Oddometer: 42
Well after reading this thread it appears there is no useable "VSS" signal available on a 1200GS. Sad because on other bikes I've installed the Rostra and the VSS signal was so slick! (ie Concours 14). However on my R1150RT I had to implement magnetic coil pick-up and put small neodym magnets in the bolts heads of the brake rotor attachment bolts. Works very well. Just a bit of a pain but well worth it.

I have gotten so spoiled to using an electronic cruise over the past several years of riding that a recent trip on the CDT (the return trip was all SLAB) I went nutz having to hold that throttle with nothing more than a Kaoke for 1700 miles back to the house. I gotta get some relief so I am going through the PITA of installing a cruise on my GS.

If any of your tech whiz types figure out a way to tap the ABS wheel ring pulse such that the Rostra brain can decipher it please post it here. I don't THINK I saw any solution in this thread. But if I missed it please point it out.

Thanks

MOO!
__________________
The Republic was healthy until Congress discovered it could tax the producers then leverage those monies to buy the votes of the freeloading zombies.
Mad Kaw is offline   Reply With Quote