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OK, only had my wing for 10 weeks, still learning. Finally got out the contraption in the RH fairing pocket. With no experience or knowlege, no manual on this item, I'm doing my best to understand it.

Some of the wires were pulled loose, so I restripped and reinserted as best I could figure. The front controls offer the following:

ON-OFF

Wig Wag settings for Trace and All

Speed settings range from Fast to Slow

Power Indicator........this works and glows when on.

The Rear accepts wiring, but only enough wires exist to fill 4 of the 5 options. After taking the pics, and starting this, I decided the wires I had put into the ALARM connections must go into the other DC connection that was vacant in the picture. After making the switch, no change. Then, there is the alarm space.....what is this for?

What I'm getting when I turn this on are flashing strobes on the bike's right front and left rear. They flash faster or slower as I change that setting....but I don't understand the Wig Wag setting.....there are three stops on the sliding switch, from TRACE to center to ALL. When set in any of the three positions, I note no change in the two flashing strobes.

Any help here? And is this what is called a modulator? How might I get the other two strobes working? Thanks for sharing all your knowledge and experience.
 

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sounds like a wig wag tail light modulator to me...

google wig wag modulator...
 

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rear view



Sorry, forgot to post pics.....DUH



note again, moved wires from ALARM setting to empty DC 12V slots
 

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Sure appreciate some help, guys. It's not just a taillight modulator, as it has strobes within the same amber setting as the front turn signals. And they're not just modulating, they're strobes!

If anything, would like to get the wiring right so it works both sides, front and back.

Thanks!
 

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Why it would be on a motorcycle I dont know, but it looks like an emergency light controller like volunteer fire/rescue cars/trucks use. I've hooked up a few of these before for some of those guys at the car audio shop I worked at for years.
 

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my thoughts is the alarm is supposed to activate the strobes. jb
 

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The front strobe and back modulated light work just by turning the unit on. No manufacturing info on this either, just says Made In China on the bottom. Do other 1500's have a strobe in the same space with their front turn signals?
 

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Ok, looks to me like a wig-wag light flasher system that alternates lights from side to side on police and fire equipment.

From the sounds of things, the owner put one strobe in a front turn signal, and one in a rear turn signal...instead of putting one on each side on the same end.

If you don't want it, I might be interested in buying it.

Mike
 

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Thanks Mike, will keep that in mind, it's not what I want as is. But still, these are actual strobes in front. I'm a photographer, and see them every day...anyone else have strobes in their turn signal space? There is a turn signal bulb, and the second strobe bulb. I know I'm going to look like a real dork soon.....
 

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Check with the PO and see if he did funeral escorts or something with the shriners. You will find that alot of off duty cops light up their personal wings and contract out for escort, at least in our area. Another member on here, Bashful has a 1500 that is decked out with strobes from a former Shriner. They probably aren't as bright as regular hide a way strobes with a good 60watt power supply behind them..
 
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