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    Are any of the repro spark advance rods available from vendors? Supposed to be 17 5/32 for '30'31, etc.?

  • #2
    I use the repos with no issues.
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    • #3
      They are all available
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      • #4
        I meant repro. 17 5/16 (supposedly) original length, not 5/32 (typo). Just checked Brattons which list 2 sizes and a brass rod splice. Shorter ones need more column adjustment. The distrib. body slot is shown as 1" wide.


      • #5
        If you have a 2 tooth column you can loosen the clamp and turn the tube for some adjustment. Rod
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