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Technical Spalding flame thrower

Discussion in 'The Hokey Ass Message Board' started by buickvalvenut, Oct 5, 2016.

  1. buickvalvenut
    Joined: Oct 29, 2008
    Posts: 660

    from Rialto

    I have a Spalding flame thrower. Was wondering how it will perform with two Mallory Magspark transformers instead of two regular coils. I dont want to damage anything wich is why I ask first.
  2. Atwater Mike
    Joined: May 31, 2002
    Posts: 10,707

    Atwater Mike

    Using ballast resistors, they will be fine. (same/same)

    I was replacing the 3.5 H.P. electric motor on my compressor with a new 7 H.P. one from McMaster-Carr. A walk-in bystander said, "Hold it! You'll burn up that compressor by doubling its horsepower!"
    At 240 VAC, and 1750 RPM. (both motors) I told him, "Watch out! I've GOT to turn it on, even if it blows!"
    Damned fool ran like hell.
    buickvalvenut and kidcampbell71 like this.

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