• Automotive

    Gauges, Senders and Systems Designed and Manufactured for Niche Vehicle Manufacturers
  • Motorcycle Instruments

    Bespoke Instrument Design and Manufacture of new and heritage products
  • Marine Instruments

    Bespoke Round Gauge solutions for the specialist boat builder
  • Industrial

    Gauges for displaying pressure, vacuum and temperature and a bespoke design service

Automotive

Gauges, Senders and Systems Designed and Manufactured for Niche Vehicle Manufacturers

Motorcycles

Bespoke Instrument Design and Manufacture of new and heritage products

Marine

Bespoke Round Gauge solutions for the specialist boat builder.

Industrial

Gauges for displaying pressure, vacuum and temperature and a bespoke design service

Welcome to Caerbont Automotive Instruments Ltd

Caerbont Automotive Instruments Ltd (CAI) is an independent company in South Wales engaged in the design and manufacture of discrete car instruments, instrument clusters, senders, electronic control and interface modules and wiring harnesses for the specialist automotive and industrial markets.

CAI has its roots in the Smiths Motor Accessories business, a pioneer in the development of the UK Automotive Industry. In 1984 ownership moved to the Lucas Group and then to VDO before becoming an independent company following a management buyout in 1993.

CAI was the subject of a second management buyout in 2011 and has branched out into new markets with new products , including Motorcycle and Marine.

 

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News & Updates

CAI Gauges on Metisse Street Scrambler Handlebars

16 January 2017

CAI gauges have designed and manufactured all the Speedometers and Tachometers featured on the Metisse 'Street Scrambler' Motorcycle.

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Search for new Distributor for Smiths MINI Gauges in Japan

09 January 2017

CAI is looking for a new distributor in Japan to market and sell Smiths gauges for the classic MINI.

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Automotive Sector Success for UK Manufacturing

06 January 2017

The UK automotive sector continues to thrive despite global and European economic and political concerns.

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2016 Review of CAI Gauges News and Blogs

19 December 2016

A review of the news and blogs posted by CAI Gauges in 2016.

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Search for New Distributor for VW Gauges in Australia

15 December 2016

A new distributor is being sought to market and sell Smiths and CAI Gauges for VW and Volkswagon vehicles in Australia.

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Classic Motorcycle Gauges a Hit at Motorcycle Live

05 December 2016

Interest levels in the classic range of motorcycle gauges being supplied by CAI and Smiths was very high at Motorcycle Live

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