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Re: TR7/8 Digest V1 #9129

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Frank Tarpley

Re: TR7/8 Digest V1 #9129
« on: July 15, 2019, 10:12:26 AM »
>
> Date: Sun, 14 Jul 2019 08:51:17 -0400
> From: Bill
> Subject:  Ballast & Coil - Wht/Slt Wire for Tach
>
> Hi All,
>
> Can I bypass the ballast resistor and run the wht/slt wire right to the
> coil for the tach feed?
>
> Seems that according to the Lumenition documentation I may have had the
> system hooked up with the incorrect ballast resistor setup of 3 ohms or
> more.B  As I read the stock BR print it shows only 0.7 Ohm to the coil.B
> I don't remember if the 25 year old MSD Blaster2 had resistance built in
> or not, though it has worked great for 20 years.
>
> Had it all together but starter solenoid would not kick, so the starter
> had to come out, necessitating exhaust removal etc.B B  Foot bone
> connected to the shin bone, shin bone connected to the knee bone...
>
> TIA
>
> Bill
>
>



Bill

Re: Re: TR7/8 Digest V1 #9129
« Reply #1 on: July 15, 2019, 03:17:59 PM »
Thanks Frank,.



Based on schematic of the standard connection via the lucas ballast I

need to keep that balast in the loop if I can, or supplement it.

Bill

Re: Re: TR7/8 Digest V1 #9129
« Reply #2 on: July 15, 2019, 03:18:03 PM »
Thanks Frank,.



Based on schematic of the standard connection via the lucas ballast I

need to keep that balast in the loop if I can, or supplement it.