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MSD Ignition 8570

Pro-Billet Small Cap Distributor Chevy V8 Red

MSD Ignition 8570

121-8570

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MSD Ignition 8570 Pro-Billet Small Cap Distributor Chevy V8 Red $267.26
Pro-Billet Small Cap Distributor
  • Chevy V8
  • Slip Collar
  • Red

  • MSD Ignition 8570 Details

    Chevy

    Distributor housing is 3/8" narrower and 7/8" shorter than conventional Chevy V8 distributors and designed for racers and street rodders with space limitations.

    Features:
  • Distributor housing is 3/8" narrower and 7/8" shorter than conventional Chevy V8 distributors with the "Points" type cap
  • Supplied with small diameter HEI style distributor cap and rotor (will accept 121-8441 Cap-A-Dapt)
  • Will not accept a vacuum advance canister
  • Must be used with MSD 6, 7 or 8-Series Ignition

    Note: Not legal for sale or use on pollution-controlled vehicles.

  • Specifications:

    Engine Make/Size
    Chevy Big Block (396-454)
    Engine Make/Size
    Chevy Small Block (262-400)
    Distributor Type
    HEI/Breakerless
    Housing Material
    billet aluminum
    Advance Type
    Mechanical
    Cap Style
    Male/HEI
    Computer-Controlled Compatible
    No
    Distributor Gear Rotation
    Standard
    Gear Material
    Iron
    Housing Finish
    Natural
    Ignition Box Required
    Yes
    Marine Use
    No
    Mechanical Tach Drive
    No
    Quantity
    Sold individually
    Slip Collar
    Yes
    Trigger Style
    Magnetic
    Manufacturer's Part Number:
    8570

    No Matter Your Vehicle, MSD Has the Best Distributor for It

    Billet and Pro-Billet share the same features except the base. Billet models have Dupont Rynite glass-reinforced bases; MSD Ignition Pro-Billet models have aluminum bases.

    Billet Aluminum Housings made in CNC mills form flawless flex-free components that are accurate to within .001" without weak spots or porosity.

    Maintenance-Free Magnetic Pickups trigger MSD ignitions (except crank trigger models). Mounted to the distributor base, the pickup plugs directly into an MSD ignition control & a trigger signal is produced as the shaft-mounted zinc-plated reluctor passes by.

    Shaft & Ball Bearing Guides: MSD polished steel distributor shafts receive a QPQ coating that reduces friction and resists corrosion. Each shaft is guided accurately by a sealed ball bearing located at the top of the housing. At the bottom, an extra long sintered bushing controls the shaft. This combination spins smoothly and delivers consistent sparks even in a 10,000 RPM racing environment.

    Adjustable Mechanical Advance: MSD's adjustable mechanical advance assembly allows accurate modification of the advance curve to match a specific application. The advance plate is stamped and machined from chrome moly, weight pins are staked then TIG welded, and both receive a corrosion-resistant QPQ coating. Nylon bushings are installed to ensure smooth weight movement as centrifugal force advances the timing. The advance assembly is mounted on top of the distributor for easy-to-access adjustment. Three sets of advance springs and four stop bushings are included to set up 24 curves.

    Pro-Billet Ready-to-Run Distributors are ideal upgrades for outdated and/or bulky systems, and they couldn't be simpler: drop one in, connect three wires, and fire up the engine. They come equipped with a gray tach output wire which will trigger a tach or an aftermarket EFI system. Also included is an adjustable Rev Limiter. Their ignition module creates a powerful inductive spark that improves fuel mixture combustion for quick starts, smooth idle, and great performance.

    Compatibility: Except Ready-to-Run and OE models, MSD distributors require an MSD ignition control.

    JEGS Easy Kits are designed by JEGS professionals so you get all the parts you need. Featuring MSD components, Ready-to-Run Ignition Kits include: Pro-Billet Ready-to-Run Distributor, Blaster 2 Coil, Super Conductor 8.5mm Spark Plug Wires, Coil Wire & Spark Plug Wire Separators.

    8570 - MSD Billet & Pro-Billet Distributors is rated 4.0 out of 5 by 1.
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    Rated 4 out of 5 by from Overalls are really great product but one of my concerns was that the only Allen head it gave you did not fit the screw on the slip collar for the distributor and mine did not get as tight as needed and my distributor popped out and my oil pump disengaged and totaled my motor
    Date published: 2016-08-17
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