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Dwell Tach

Postby thiggy » Mon Dec 24, 2012 10:55 pm

Will a dwell tach work on a 6 volt magneto sparked Cub to indicate RPM?
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Re: Dwell Tach

Postby John *.?-!.* cub owner » Mon Dec 24, 2012 11:34 pm

nope, they require battery voltage at the pints.
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Re: Dwell Tach

Postby lazyuniondriver » Tue Dec 25, 2012 12:19 am

Consider one of these for RPM measurement. Also keeps track of hours if you leave it permanently mounted. Has its own power supply and the sensor lead simply wraps around a plug wire.
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