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Re: SRSG Timing
- To: tesla-at-pupman-dot-com
- Subject: Re: SRSG Timing
- From: Terry Fritz <twftesla-at-uswest-dot-net>
- Date: Tue, 10 Oct 2000 11:45:03 -0600
- Delivered-To: fixup-tesla-at-pupman-dot-com-at-fixme
- In-Reply-To: <DD6FD0C9668DD311AA040008C7566E8A0230FBC4-at-ntmailc.tandy-dot-com>
It's faster, easier, and cheaper just to convert the RS strobe rather than
messing with a timing light. Of course, you can fairly easily set the gap
by trail and error without a light, but it is handy if you do a lot of
fiddling or want to set the timing to a known spot.
At 09:57 AM 10/10/2000 -0500, you wrote:
>I plan to build an SRSG soon. Got the same motor that John Morawa bought.
>Decent and for $21 inc shipping...a deal!
>Question...is there any value to an automotive timing light to set it up for
>120 BPS? I have a Sears Xenon strobe...maybe from 1970 that still works.
>Runs off 12V of course. Just a thought. Otherwise, it's time to build
>Terry's RadioShack strobe.
>Geek Group Member #1030
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