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Old 07-01-2011, 11:17 PM
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Default Re: 2-stroke electric starter??

You've said that a few times tim turbo - what about a DIY idea that ISN'T a pullstart, and is rather a... [[RE: 2-stroke electric starter??]]

Norm obviously knows about the pullstart - but his customer wants an electric starter.

I say we get some R&D going and find a way to get a key ignition start going on.

I'm thinking low power standard keyed ignition that is powered off a roller generator. Pedal the bike charge some juice up and turn the key while you're riding. Capacitors should be enough to keep the charge once you feed em a bit and cut down on the weight of SLA batteries.
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