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Re: massey 55 gas, mods?

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12-31-2012 13:21:31

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get some hotter ignition, coil, plugs, wires. open up the carb and bore the manifold.

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01-01-2013 16:36:06

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 Re: massey 55 gas, mods? in reply to bp4455, 12-31-2012 13:21:31  
BP, thanks for the good ideas, where can I find a hotter 6volt coil ? What kind of wires? Like silicon ones? Using d21 champions, what's hotter ?

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01-01-2013 19:09:27

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 Re: massey 55 gas, mods? in reply to Schollz, 01-01-2013 16:36:06  
Do yourself a favor and switch over to 12v. Then call CBS Performance and get an Ignitor, a flamethrower coil, and a set of their plugwires (can"t use solid core w/Ignitor). You should be able to take .100" off the head without running out of threads on the studs or shimming the rocker shaft pedestals. Open up the area under the intake valve, and find a 62 series carb (just like yours but with 1 7/16" butterfly instead of 1 1/4").

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