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MSD Ignition 8611

Flying Magnet Crank Trigger Replacement Wheel Small Block Chevy

MSD Ignition 8611
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MSD Ignition 8611 Flying Magnet Crank Trigger Replacement Wheel Small Block Chevy $166.95
Flying Magnet Crank Trigger Replacement Wheel
  • Small Block Chevy
  • 7" Balancer

  • MSD Ignition 8611 Details

    Small Block Chevy

    Replacement crank trigger wheel for MSD Flying Magnet Crank Trigger Kit 121-8610

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

    Fits Applications Revision:
  • Chevrolet G30 Base 1996

  • Specifications:

    Material
    Aluminum
    Hardware Included
    No
    Crankshaft Wheel Finish
    Red anodized
    Quantity
    Sold individually
    Manufacturer's Part Number:
    8611

    Flying Magnet Crank Trigger

    Stable ignition timing is a necessity in performance engines. In most cases, a distributor will do just fine, but when you start making big-time horsepower with extreme cylinder pressures, the timing is critical to both the performance and the life of the engine. The ignition must be triggered at a precise time in relation to the position of the piston the compression stroke. Think of all the mechanical stretching and flexing that takes place through the timing chain, gears and cam before the distributor pickup triggers the ignition. The crankshaft on the other hand, knows exactly where each piston is, plus it is the most stable component of the engine in relation to piston position. That's why a crank trigger for timing is so important in high horsepower engine applications.

    Most crank triggers use steel studs that stick out of the wheel to trigger a magnetic pickup. However, the stationary magnet can be triggered by track debris, vibration or even bolts. MSD uses a non-magnetic pickup which gets triggered by powerful magnets that are embedded in the trigger wheel. This ''flying magnet'' design cannot be false triggered. The only way to trigger the ignition is when a magnet passes the pickup.

    This non-magnet pickup is securely held in position by CNC machined aluminum brackets. These brackets feature a long adjustment slot providing a large range of accurate timing adjustments. Plus, many of the brackets can be used on either side of the balancer for easy installation. Most kits are supplied with several spacers for different accessories and pulley systems.

    MSD PREVENTS FALSE TRIGGERING

    The crank trigger timing wheel is also machined out of 6061-T6 aluminum and anodized MSD Red. Each ''rare earth'' magnet is pressed and then riveted into the wheel to handle the fierce rpm and vibration that high horsepower engines put out. By installing the magnets in the trigger wheel, MSD has done away with the chance of false triggering. As the engine is rotating, the magnets pass the Non-Magnetic Pickup and create a signal that triggers the Ignition. The magnets are the only thing that can trigger the ignition making it the most reliable and accurate way to trigger your ignition.

    All MSD Flying Magnet Crank Trigger Kits must be used with an MSD Ignition Control. Kits include mounting brackets, trigger wheel, non-magnetic pickup, centering ring and mounting hardware.

    NOTE: A locked-out distributor must be used with a crank trigger system.

    JEGS Easy Kits are designed by JEGS high performance racing professionals to help you get all the performance parts you need for your race car, hot rod or truck.

    Does MSD Ignition 8611 fit your vehicle?

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    • Liter: 5.0
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    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

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    • SubModel: SCOTTSDALE
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

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    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

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    • Liter: 4.6
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    • CUI: 283
    • EngineType: V8 ( 4.6 L / 283 )

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    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 400 )

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    • Liter: 5.0
    • SubModel: TOWNE COUPE
    • CUI: 305
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 305 )

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    • SubModel: SPORTVAN
    • CUI: 400
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 400 )

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    • SubModel: INDIANAPOLIS 500 PACE CAR
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    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

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    • CUI: 305
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 305 )

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    • SubModel: SPORT
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

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    • Liter: 5.0
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    • CUI: 305
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    • CUI: 350
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    • Liter: 6.6
    • SubModel: CLASSIC
    • CUI: 400
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 400 )

    1980-1981 CHEVROLET CORVETTE

    • Liter: 5.7
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1975-1979 CHEVROLET K10 SUBURBAN

    • Liter: 6.6
    • SubModel: SCOTTSDALE
    • CUI: 400
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 400 )

    1968-1971 CHEVROLET C10 SUBURBAN

    • CC: 5031
    • Liter: 5.0
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 307
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 307 )

    1977-1978 CHEVROLET K5 BLAZER

    • Liter: 6.6
    • SubModel: CUSTOM DELUXE
    • CUI: 400
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 400 )

    1994-1995 CHEVROLET K2500 PICKUP

    • CC: 5031
    • Liter: 5.0
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 305
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 305 )

    1995 CHEVROLET C1500 PICKUP

    • Liter: 5.7
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1976-1978 CHEVROLET MONZA

    • CC: 5031
    • Liter: 5.0
    • SubModel: 2+2 SPYDER
    • CUI: 305
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 305 )

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    • CC: 5737
    • Liter: 5.7
    • SubModel: ESTATE
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1967 CHEVROLET C10 PICKUP

    • CC: 4638
    • Liter: 4.6
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 283
    • EngineType: V8 ( 4.6 L / 283 )

    1975-1976 CHEVROLET MONZA

    • Liter: 4.3
    • SubModel: 2+2
    • CUI: 262
    • EngineType: V8 ( 4.3 L / 262 )

    1972 CHEVROLET BISCAYNE

    • CC: 5737
    • Liter: 5.7
    • Aspiration: N
    • SubModel: BASE
    • Engine Vin: J
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1969 CHEVROLET BLAZER

    • CC: 5031
    • Liter: 5.0
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 307
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 307 )

    1975-1986 CHEVROLET K10 PICKUP

    • Liter: 5.7
    • SubModel: SILVERADO
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1985 CHEVROLET CAPRICE

    • Liter: 5.7
    • SubModel: CLASSIC
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1973 CHEVROLET CAPRICE

    • CC: 5737
    • Liter: 5.7
    • SubModel: ESTATE
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1975-1979 CHEVROLET K10 PICKUP

    • Liter: 6.6
    • SubModel: SCOTTSDALE
    • CUI: 400
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 400 )

    1970-1971 CHEVROLET G30 VAN

    • Liter: 5.7
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

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    • CC: 5031
    • Liter: 5.0
    • SubModel: CHEVY VAN
    • CUI: 305
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 305 )

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    • Liter: 5.4
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 327
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.4 L / 327 )

    1974 CHEVROLET MALIBU

    • CC: 5737
    • Liter: 5.7
    • Aspiration: N
    • SubModel: ESTATE
    • Engine Vin: K
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

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    • Liter: 5.7
    • SubModel: CUSTOM DELUXE
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1982-1983 CHEVROLET CAMARO

    • CC: 5031
    • Liter: 5.0
    • SubModel: Z28
    • CUI: 305
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 305 )

    1976 CHEVROLET IMPALA

    • Liter: 5.7
    • SubModel: CUSTOM LANDAU
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

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    • Liter: 5.0
    • SubModel: LT RALLY SPORT
    • CUI: 305
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 305 )

    1976 CHEVROLET MALIBU

    • Liter: 6.6
    • SubModel: LANDAU
    • CUI: 400
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 400 )

    1968-1969 CHEVROLET CAMARO

    • Liter: 5.4
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 327
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.4 L / 327 )

    1955-1956 CHEVROLET BEL AIR

    • CC: 4343
    • Liter: 4.3
    • SubModel: BEAUVILLE
    • CUI: 265
    • EngineType: V8 ( 4.3 L / 265 )

    1969-1971 CHEVROLET C30 PICKUP

    • CC: 5736
    • Liter: 5.7
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1976 CHEVROLET CAMARO

    • CC: 5031
    • Liter: 5.0
    • SubModel: LT
    • CUI: 305
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 305 )

    1968 CHEVROLET BISCAYNE

    • CC: 5031
    • Liter: 5.0
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 307
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 307 )

    1980 CHEVROLET G10 VAN

    • Liter: 5.0
    • SubModel: SPORTVAN
    • CUI: 305
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 305 )

    1980 CHEVROLET K10 SUBURBAN

    • Liter: 5.0
    • SubModel: SCOTTSDALE
    • CUI: 305
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 305 )

    1974 CHEVROLET MONTE CARLO

    • CC: 5737
    • Liter: 5.7
    • Aspiration: N
    • SubModel: BASE
    • Engine Vin: L
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1977-1979 CHEVROLET C20 PICKUP

    • CC: 5031
    • Liter: 5.0
    • SubModel: CHEYENNE
    • CUI: 305
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 305 )

    1966-1967 CHEVROLET CAPRICE

    • CC: 4638
    • Liter: 4.6
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 283
    • EngineType: V8 ( 4.6 L / 283 )

    1975-1976 CHEVROLET CAPRICE

    • Liter: 5.7
    • SubModel: CLASSIC SPORT
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1968 CHEVROLET C20 PICKUP

    • CC: 5358
    • Liter: 5.3
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 327
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.3 L / 327 )

    1987 CHEVROLET V20 PICKUP

    • Liter: 5.7
    • SubModel: CUSTOM DELUXE
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1984-1986 CHEVROLET C10 SUBURBAN

    • CC: 5031
    • Liter: 5.0
    • SubModel: SCOTTSDALE
    • CUI: 305
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 305 )

    1970-1971 CHEVROLET EL CAMINO

    • CC: 5736
    • Liter: 5.7
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1969-1971 CHEVROLET CHEVELLE

    • CC: 5736
    • Liter: 5.7
    • SubModel: NOMAD
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1994-1995 CHEVROLET C2500 PICKUP

    • Liter: 5.7
    • SubModel: SILVERADO
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1964 CHEVROLET IMPALA

    • Liter: 4.6
    • SubModel: SS
    • CUI: 283
    • EngineType: V8 ( 4.6 L / 283 )

    1965 CHEVROLET CHEVELLE

    • Liter: 5.4
    • SubModel: DELUXE
    • CUI: 327
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.4 L / 327 )

    1982 CHEVROLET CORVETTE

    • Liter: 5.7
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1975-1976 CHEVROLET EL CAMINO

    • Liter: 6.6
    • SubModel: CLASSIC
    • CUI: 400
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 400 )

    1973-1974 CHEVROLET K20 SUBURBAN

    • Liter: 5.7
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1975 CHEVROLET IMPALA

    • CC: 5735
    • Liter: 5.7
    • Aspiration: N
    • SubModel: BASE
    • Engine Vin: L
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1989-1991 CHEVROLET V2500 SUBURBAN

    • Liter: 5.7
    • SubModel: SCOTTSDALE
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1975 CHEVROLET MALIBU

    • Liter: 5.7
    • SubModel: CLASSIC
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1977-1986 CHEVROLET K30 PICKUP

    • Liter: 5.7
    • SubModel: SCOTTSDALE
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1994-1995 CHEVROLET C1500 PICKUP

    • CC: 5031
    • Liter: 5.0
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 305
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 305 )

    1982 CHEVROLET K10 SUBURBAN

    • Liter: 5.7
    • SubModel: SCOTTSDALE
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1977-1979 CHEVROLET K10 PICKUP

    • CC: 5031
    • Liter: 5.0
    • SubModel: SCOTTSDALE
    • CUI: 305
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 305 )

    1979 CHEVROLET MALIBU

    • CC: 5031
    • Liter: 5.0
    • SubModel: POLICE
    • CUI: 305
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 305 )

    1976-1979 CHEVROLET C30 PICKUP

    • Liter: 6.6
    • SubModel: CUSTOM DELUXE
    • CUI: 400
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 400 )

    1967 CHEVROLET SUBURBAN

    • CC: 4638
    • Liter: 4.6
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 283
    • EngineType: V8 ( 4.6 L / 283 )

    1991-1992 CHEVROLET CAMARO

    • Liter: 5.7
    • SubModel: Z28
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1989-1991 CHEVROLET V1500 SUBURBAN

    • Liter: 5.7
    • SubModel: SCOTTSDALE
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1975-1976 CHEVROLET MONTE CARLO

    • Liter: 5.7
    • SubModel: S
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1979 CHEVROLET MALIBU

    • Liter: 5.7
    • Aspiration: N
    • SubModel: CLASSIC
    • Engine Vin: L
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1970-1971 CHEVROLET G20 VAN

    • CC: 5736
    • Liter: 5.7
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1972 CHEVROLET EL CAMINO

    • CC: 5737
    • Liter: 5.7
    • SubModel: SS
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1968 CHEVROLET K10 PICKUP

    • Liter: 5.4
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 327
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.4 L / 327 )

    1977-1979 CHEVROLET G20 VAN

    • CC: 5031
    • Liter: 5.0
    • SubModel: CHEVY VAN
    • CUI: 305
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 305 )

    1975-1976 CHEVROLET IMPALA

    • Liter: 6.6
    • SubModel: SPORT
    • CUI: 400
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 400 )

    1994 CHEVROLET BLAZER

    • Liter: 5.7
    • SubModel: SILVERADO
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1988-1992 CHEVROLET K3500 PICKUP

    • Liter: 5.7
    • SubModel: SCOTTSDALE
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1968 CHEVROLET C30 PICKUP

    • Liter: 5.4
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 327
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.4 L / 327 )

    1975-1980 CHEVROLET G10 VAN

    • Liter: 5.7
    • SubModel: CHEVY VAN
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1987-1988 CHEVROLET V10 SUBURBAN

    • Liter: 5.7
    • SubModel: SCOTTSDALE
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1974 CHEVROLET G10 VAN

    • Liter: 5.7
    • SubModel: SPORTVAN
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1979 CHEVROLET MALIBU

    • CC: 5031
    • Liter: 5.0
    • SubModel: LANDAU
    • CUI: 305
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 305 )

    1969-1971 CHEVROLET K20 SUBURBAN

    • CC: 5736
    • Liter: 5.7
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1964-1965 CHEVROLET EL CAMINO

    • CC: 5358
    • Liter: 5.3
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 327
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.3 L / 327 )

    1975 CHEVROLET CORVETTE

    • Liter: 5.7
    • Aspiration: N
    • SubModel: STINGRAY
    • Engine Vin: T
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1992-1993 CHEVROLET C2500 PICKUP

    • CC: 5735
    • Liter: 5.7
    • Aspiration: N
    • SubModel: CHEYENNE
    • Engine Vin: K
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1979 CHEVROLET CAPRICE

    • CC: 5736
    • Liter: 5.7
    • Aspiration: N
    • SubModel: CLASSIC
    • Engine Vin: L
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1965-1967 CHEVROLET EL CAMINO

    • CC: 4638
    • Liter: 4.6
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 283
    • EngineType: V8 ( 4.6 L / 283 )
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