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MSD Pro-Billet Distributors 8579

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Distributor, Pro-Billet, Magnetic Trigger, Mechanical Advance, Ford, 289-302, Each

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Brand: MSD Ignition

Manufacturer's Part Number: 8579

Part Type: Distributors

Product Line: MSD Pro-Billet Distributors

Summit Racing Part Number: MSD-8579

UPC: 085132085798

Computer-Controlled Compatible: No

Trigger Style: Magnetic

Advance Type: Mechanical

Cap Style: Male/HEI

Mechanical Tach Drive: No

Slip Collar: No

Gear Material: Iron

Ignition Box Required: Yes

Distributor Gear Rotation: Standard

Housing Material: Billet aluminum

Housing Finish: Natural

Marine Use: No

Quantity: Sold individually.

Notes: Small base diameter for extra clearance.

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MSD Pro-Billet distributors share the same CNC machining techniques as the rest of the MSD distributor line. They feature a housing that is machined from high-quality 6061-T6 aluminum for durability and show-quality looks. Their oversized shaft receives a QPQ coating for friction reduction and corrosion resistance, with the added strength of two sealed ball bearings that guide the shaft accurately at well over 10,000 rpm. An extra-long sintered bushing replaces the ball bearing at the bottom of Chevrolet models. TIG-welded on top of the polished steel shaft is MSD's accurate mechanical advance assembly. The weights are supported by nylon pads that allow the advance to operate smoothly throughout the rpm range. For all-out racing, the advance mechanism can also be easily locked out. To accurately trigger the ignition, a high-output magnetic pickup is bolted to the base. This pickup produces a precise trigger signal that will never vary more than one degree at any rpm. A durable gear is installed for performance applications, and an MSD red cap with brass terminals and race rotor is supplied. They're available in standard and small diameter models for applications with limited clearance, and require the use of a separate ignition box such as an MSD 6, 7, 8, or 10 Series ignition.

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6 Customer Reviews for MSD Ignition 8579 - MSD Pro-Billet Distributors

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the engine came to life with all MSD!

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Will buy again. Fast delivery good price excellent customer service.

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Reviewer: BRAZORIA from TX

Date: September 16, 2014

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Perfect fit

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I really like that as all MSD products go it just plugs right in and fits perfect. Would recommend for all projects

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Reviewer: BEN from WI

Date: July 31, 2014

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Pro Billet Distributor

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Great product,High quality.

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Reviewer: KEN from OR

Date: March 26, 2014

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347 stroker and never misses a beat

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Reviewer: JEFFREY from NY

Date: March 25, 2014

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Looks great and was the best purchase I made for my 66 mustang, car runs like a charm. I would never use anything different, Buy the best and get prefect results everytime.

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Reviewer: ROBERT from CA

Date: March 08, 2014

Some parts are not legal for sale or use in California on any pollution-controlled motor vehicles

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