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by guy stuller
Thu Mar 11, 2004 8:54 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: spark plug voltage
Replies: 5
Views: 1561

spark plug voltage

Can I use a multimeter to measure the voltage jumping the gap of a spark plug of a small engine? I plan on connecting the positive probe to the plug top and the neg to the side electrode of the plug. As the flywheel is spun and the coil is fired what range of voltage should I expect to see jumping t...
by guy stuller
Fri Jan 30, 2004 12:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: generator head variable load
Replies: 12
Views: 3154

generator head variable load

I wan to use a 10,000 watt belt driven generator head to place a measurable, variable load on small, single cylinder racing engines that I'll be testing and breaking in. The generator I imagine won't put much load on the race engine unless there's something plugged into the generator's outlet(s) cre...