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    1940's Bendix Scintilla Magneto. Magnetos used permanent magnets to produce periodic pulses of high voltage in the ignition systems and keep the ignition separated from the rest of the electrical system. These temperamental electrical generators provide power to the spark plugs of the four cylinder Offenhauser engines that raced from the local dirt track to the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. You can secure this integral part of the unbeatable performance package to have as a conversation piece on your desk. Clearly labeled is an Indiana Hoosier Aircraft Accessories, Inc. plate. The unit was rebuilt before it was put on display. The condition is very good.

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2016
    30th Thursday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 1
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