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99cc predator juice any ideas yet ?

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Old 05-12-2012, 09:55 AM
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Cool 99cc predator juice any ideas yet ?

im currently quite comfortable with my battery to fog light situation but was wandering if anyones experiminted with gathering power from the 99cc yet i know some work was done on trying to get it from the 49cc with some sucess was just seeing what you guys have come up with.
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Default Re: 99cc predator juice any ideas yet ?

I saw this really ghetto setup on youtube the guy gutted a crank emergency light and took the small generator head from it then positioned on the wheel kinda like a reverse tension drive set up it wouldnt pump a lot of juice but you could use the idea with a bigger motor/generator
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Default Re: 99cc predator juice any ideas yet ?

I am starting to wonder myself. I dont have a predator of my own (yet) but I know they do come with a built in killswitch right on the engine, and also have other wires coming off the engine. so the other wires must be there for a reason? perhaps someone should use a fluke meter and see what they put out.
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Default Re: 99cc predator juice any ideas yet ?

I know this thread is a few months old now, but it took me this long to come up with an idea. The wires connected to the low oil sensor, perhaps they produce some sort of useable current? I'm determined to find out, as I would really like to run my headlight off my engine if possible on my upcoming 98cc build. Perhaps someone could figure this out?
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