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Offline davemck

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Tacho
« on: August 14, 2019, 06:08:08 PM »
Has anyone had dramas fitting a tacho ,  im trying to hook up a saas tacho to my 66  it only goes a bit over 1000rpm then starts flickering    it has a mallory electronic ignition and i think there lies the problem ,  have contacted saas and was told i need to contact mallory but there not around anymore   anyone had this problem
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Re: Tacho
« Reply #1 on: August 14, 2019, 06:57:50 PM »
MSD bought Mallory (and Holley than bought MSD), so they might be able to help.

Offline gbader

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Re: Tacho
« Reply #2 on: August 15, 2019, 10:21:53 AM »
did one on the weekend (but simple version on a flathead - sense of the -ve side of the coil)

different for you of course - does this pic help - https://www.hotrod.com/articles/ccrp-1202-quick-tech-electronic-ignition-tach-install/#ccrp-1202-quick-tech-electronic-ignition-tach-install-003

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Re: Tacho
« Reply #3 on: August 15, 2019, 10:59:44 AM »
I've just had an auto electrician upgrade the wiring on my HQ, and before he fitted the gauges he had the tacho modified because I'd fitted a MSD system.

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Re: Tacho
« Reply #4 on: August 15, 2019, 11:25:00 AM »
Holley sell a few variations of tacho adapters under the MSD brand:

https://www.holley.com/products/accessories/gauges_and_gauge_accessories/tach_adapters/
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Re: Tacho
« Reply #5 on: August 15, 2019, 10:49:19 PM »
Thanks guys for your reply's  hopefully i can sort i take out from here
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