Hi John, I think it's reassuring to know that there is some pressure, however inaccurate it might be...
If you are going all hi tech and 12v, have you considered a light? A red globe could go almost anywhere.
or.. These would look pretty unobtrusive if painted green.http://www.ebay.com.au/itm/Micro-Digita ... 2561cf75e1
You could tuck a gauge opposite where your speedo is - and run a bracket off the headlight mount. I think it would look ok.
Hi Nev, I'm pretty sure the oil take off for the guage was from the front rocker until about 1952 or so, when it Tee'd off the main return to the tank. Given the fits and bursts I see going into the tank, that would be next to useless?
Stinker here. 37 already. Overnight low was 28.
'51,'56 Squares, '48 VH, '27 Model C, R67/2, Mk IV Le Mans, '06 Super Duke and Ariel projects.