Re: Jawa x30, very weak spark

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this page has some details on testing the thyristor:

https://www.mopedarmy.com/forums/read.php?6,1834014,1834512,flat=1#msg-1834512

and a great verview PDF here: http://www.jawamoped.com/JawaMoped_Electrics_-_ignition.pdf - if nothing else read this one.

and common issues here: https://www.mopedarmy.com/wiki/Jawa_ignition_testing

the DIY instructions to build one are here:

https://www.mopedarmy.com/wiki/Jawa_Thyristor

I have done that twice and it goes from a weak little zap to fucking inch long lightning bolts.

Glad it works but theyre notoriously problematic and I still support Franks suggestion of replacing it when you can. Do read that PDF if nothing else.

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