GESO: A few more from Pasteiner's
pentax1941 at gmail.com
Sun May 8 18:36:02 EDT 2016
I don't think so. Most Model T's had separate starters and generators
with a Bendix on the starter.
On 5/8/2016 2:05 PM, Paul Stenquist wrote:
> It doubles as a starter motor. I assume it's always engaged.
> Paul via phone
>> On May 8, 2016, at 1:42 PM, Paul <pentax1941 at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Mike -
>> They were equipped with generators and the lump is a cut-out relay - an early version of a voltage regulator. When the battery voltage reached a certain level, the relay contacts opened.
>> On 5/8/2016 2:10 AM, mike wilson wrote:
>>>> On 07 May 2016 at 20:48 Paul Stenquist <pnstenquist at mac.com> wrote:
>>>> All with the K-1 and DFA 24-70/2.8:
>>> 0170. I'm not familiar with the Model T engine. What's the lump on the top of
>>> the starter motor/alternator? The electrical connection seems to be to earth
>>> and therefore superfluous.
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