Electronic tachometers work by counting pulses generated by the ignition system, alternator, tach signal generator or magnetic pickup sender. The tach is hooked up to +12vDC, Ground and one of the signal sources listed above.
By selecting the right tach and setting the switch on the back to the correct position you let the tachometer know how many pulses are sent per each engine revolution.
TC9476 Gauge Size: 4 inch
Description: Tachometer (6000 RPM) (Gas) (Inboard & I/O)
Shipping Weight: 0.68 lbs / 0.3128 kg
Size 4 – 4-inch gauge (3.375″ [85 mm] mounting hole)