Jump to content


Revell '32 5-window


  • You cannot reply to this topic
2 replies to this topic

#1 Bobdude

Bobdude

    MCM Avid Poster

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPip
  • 341 posts
  • Location:Berlin,Connecticut
  • Full Name:Bob Dudek

Posted 06 May 2013 - 03:46 PM

Because there isn't a coil provided in the kit,where would you place an aftermarket coil for the Hemi engine option?



#2 Casey

Casey

    MCM Ohana

  • Moderator
  • PipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 7,895 posts
  • Location:Men. Falls, WI
  • Full Name:Casey Littmann

Posted 06 May 2013 - 03:50 PM

On the intake manifold or the firewall?



#3 Ace-Garageguy

Ace-Garageguy

    MCM Ohana

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 5,980 posts
  • Location:Down two, then left.
  • Full Name:Bill Engwer

Posted 06 May 2013 - 04:31 PM

Yup. For a distributor-type ignition system, the coil can be mounted either of those places. It is common to see coils mounted on engines, but it's really a better idea in 1:1 to mount them on the firewall for a little more protection from heat and vibration. It's a natural location for the early Hemi in the kit, as the distributor is at the rear of the engine.