PLEASE READ: Malibu Racing Lives!!

MSD 6AL......HP and ET limits

Discuss all electrical and wiring issues here.

Moderator: Moderators

Post Reply
User avatar
red barn
Frequent Racer
Posts: 625
Joined: Mon Mar 05, 2007 12:48 pm
Location: Syracuse, NY
Contact:

MSD 6AL......HP and ET limits

Post by red barn » Thu Nov 12, 2009 4:06 pm

My 6AL has never given me an ounce of grief, but at what point if any is it wise to step up to a digital 6 or a 7 series. My car is an NA footbreak car with locked timing, so I don't need timing retards or two steps or any features like that. Just a good solid ignition.
All motor 1978 wagon street car
1.41 60'
10.70 @125 1/4 mile
3510 lb footbrake car


Low Buck, Stock Suspended, NA, Grocery Getting Street Car (sold)
1.47 60'
6.66 @ 104 1/8 mile
10.39 @ 130 1/4 mile
3450 lbs footbrake car

User avatar
5-door
MalibuRacing Authorized Advertiser
Posts: 3845
Joined: Tue Mar 23, 2004 8:54 am
Location: Cottage Grove, MN
Contact:

Re: MSD 6AL......HP and ET limits

Post by 5-door » Sat Nov 14, 2009 12:04 pm

If you don't need any of the fancy extras (two-steps, retards, etc.) and you're running N/A, then a 6AL will be a good solid ignition for just about any horsepower or e.t. that you wanna run.
John

http://www.jtraceshop.com" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;
http://www.facebook.com/JTRaceshop" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;

Post Reply