Re: Jawa x30, very weak spark

mark voznyuk /
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> Born to be WillD Wrote:

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> this page has some details on testing the thyristor:

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

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> 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

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> the DIY instructions to build one are here:

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

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> 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.

yup, anyone know the specs on what thyristor to get? as i clicked the link but nothing, as id like to know before the original box kicks the dust.

and the bottom ring had a hairline crack and broke in my hands, ordered new rings off treatland, hopefully it should run!

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