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Re: makita 6401
« Reply #10 on: October 30, 2014, 10:20:58 pm »
272 coil retime flywheel works good Art

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Re: makita 6401
« Reply #11 on: October 30, 2014, 10:26:47 pm »
272 coil retime flywheel works good Art

You press the 272 coil winding onto the 6400 coil laminations armature frame minus one lamination leaf?
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Re: makita 6401
« Reply #12 on: October 30, 2014, 10:45:43 pm »
Correct,  remove one lamination.

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Re: makita 6401
« Reply #13 on: October 31, 2014, 07:16:23 am »
Has any one tried the $5 Chinese coils yet to pull apart?

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Re: makita 6401
« Reply #14 on: October 31, 2014, 09:01:54 am »
Mike, you mean pull apart and use as the coil portion on the Dolmar lamination?

Be interesting to test max rpm on an oem 272 coil and the Chinese version on the stock laminations. Wonder if they cut corners on the number of windings ?


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Re: makita 6401
« Reply #15 on: November 01, 2014, 01:33:15 am »
That's what I'm wondering. If I'm going to butcher a coil why not try a super cheap one to start with. I haven't pulled the flywheel yet. Is the key made into the flywheel on those?

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Re: makita 6401
« Reply #16 on: November 01, 2014, 02:57:00 am »
Offline a bit but mcbobs site has an interessting how to on using ryobi weedwhacker coils in the old macs

 

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