STAGE 44

 Return to the BUILD


“In this assembly session you will install the battery holder, complete with the wiring, in the bottom of the fuel tank.”

 

Contents


Parts

Materials: The Battery Holder and Connecting Plate are plastsic – the Hex Nut is metal.

Build


Assembling the Battery Holder II

Stage 44.1

Fit the Hex Nut down into this hexagonal recess of the Battery Holder, as shown:

Stage 44.2

Secure the Connecting Plate over the Hex Nut as shown, using two (2) GP screws, as shown:

Stage 44.3

Retrieve the Back Panel of the Fuel Tank from the previous stage. Fit the Battery Holder to the inside of the Back Panel of the Fuel Tank, aligning the four mounting posts/holes as shown, and secure with four (4) FP screws:

Stage 44.4

Secure the switch of the Battery Holder to the Back Panel of the Fuel Tank as shown, using two (2) EP screws:

Stage 44.5

Retrieve the Battery Holder Cover assembly from the previous stage. Fit the two tabs of the Battery Holder Cover into the matching slots of the Back Panel of the Fuel Tank and secure it closed using the captured screw, as shown:

This will be the main power switch for the entire model:

Thoughts


Another short stage, but we now have the power source for our Dodge Charger R/T! We will install this into the car during the next stage.

Next Up


 Stage 45 – Upper Fuel Tank Panel, Speaker/Retaining Ring

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