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Offline runmark

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eic magnito
« on: 14 Apr 2018 at 00:27 »
Hello,  My eic a2 magnito needs rebuilding.  Any leads on a shop to do this.  Thanks, Mark

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Re: eic magnito
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Offline Eric S

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Re: eic magnito
« Reply #2 on: 14 Apr 2018 at 08:25 »
I had a contact with www.dynamoregulatorconversions.com.
He quoted 12 weeks and 400£

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Re: eic magnito
« Reply #3 on: 16 Apr 2018 at 17:55 »
Steve Belanger at Mainly Magnetos said : We donít work on them anymore

He advised Jack Kirkland at Automotive Electric in Michigan, 500amp@gmail.com : He says "Have no repair parts in stock for the generators used
on Douglas"

Steve Belanger also advised Kurt at Auto Electric Services in New Hampshire. 603-642-5990.
Did not called him.

All 3 of them are in the USA.

Hope this helps.
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Re: eic magnito
« Reply #4 on: 20 Apr 2018 at 22:31 »
Runmark
do you made any progress here?

Eric

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Re: eic magnito
« Reply #5 on: 29 Apr 2018 at 00:14 »
No progress so far.  Front cylinder fires fine. rear not so good.

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Re: eic magnito
« Reply #6 on: 19 Jul 2018 at 06:13 »
have you cleaned the slip ring and checked carbon pickups, it may have a carbon buildup causing it to try and fire bath plugs resulting in very week and retarded spark.

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Re: eic magnito
« Reply #7 on: 20 Jul 2018 at 02:34 »
I have also found that the points may be opening differently due many factors. From memory its easy to shim the ramps on the EIC to even them up. That can cause what you are talking about

 

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