Joe is converting an MGB GT to spin on wire wheels. So far so good, with the exception on the wire wheels. 4 out of five are no good....So the car will sit on the rack for a while....
Not your average Weber dcoe
40 DCOE 34 and 35
February 04th, 2021
Tim's new tool at work.
It was worth the time spend on making the adapter. We now can measure the dwell and offset of the spark timing on each set of points.
As is was set up we had a good 8 crank degrees angle between the sparks. Rendering the second spark effect to around zero. We now are at about 1.5 crank degrees. Our Sun machine measures distributor degrees, so it's about....
Engine is starting to look like an engine again.
Ran- without oil pressure- when we took it apart.
Just to make sure everything to the smallest detail is up to snuff, Tim made an adapter for the Magneti Marelli double point distributor of the Maserati yesterday. Now we can check both systems individually and set the offset of both points according to the book.
I'm having fun working on old cars with Joe, Tim, Warren, and Zeus. Check in often to see what's happening here!