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

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    • Liter: 5.7
    • SubModel: CUSTOM
    • 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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    • SubModel: NOVA
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    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 305
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 305 )

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

    1976 CHEVROLET IMPALA

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

    1988-1991 CHEVROLET K2500 PICKUP

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

    1987 CHEVROLET V10 PICKUP

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

    1971 CHEVROLET EL CAMINO

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

    1975 CHEVROLET NOVA

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

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    • SubModel: SILVERADO

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

    1972 CHEVROLET CHEVELLE

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

    1977-1978 CHEVROLET CAMARO

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

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    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: ALL

    1982-1986 CHEVROLET K10 SUBURBAN

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

    1972-1974 CHEVROLET BEL AIR

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

    1981 CHEVROLET CAMARO

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

    1978 CHEVROLET MONZA

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

    1980 CHEVROLET G10 VAN

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

    1977 CHEVROLET MONZA

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

    1988-1995 CHEVROLET K1500 PICKUP

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

    1972-1973 CHEVROLET K10 SUBURBAN

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

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

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

    1974 CHEVROLET MALIBU

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

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

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

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

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

    1966-1968 CHEVROLET CHEVY II

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

    1979 CHEVROLET EL CAMINO

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

    1989-1990 CHEVROLET V3500 PICKUP

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

    1987 CHEVROLET R20 SUBURBAN

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

    1987 CHEVROLET R10 PICKUP

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

    1995 CHEVROLET C1500 SUBURBAN

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

    1979 CHEVROLET BLAZER K5

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

    1968 CHEVROLET K30 PICKUP

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

    1978-1979 CHEVROLET C30 PICKUP

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

    1987-1988 CHEVROLET R10 SUBURBAN

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

    1992 CHEVROLET CAMARO

    • CC: 5031
    • Liter: 5.0
    • SubModel: RS HERITAGE EDITION
    • CUI: 305
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 305 )

    1976 CHEVROLET MALIBU

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

    1980-1981 CHEVROLET CORVETTE

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

    1976 CHEVROLET IMPALA

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

    1972 CHEVROLET CAMARO

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

    1975-1977 CHEVROLET C10 SUBURBAN

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

    1981-1983 CHEVROLET IMPALA

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

    1980 CHEVROLET CAPRICE

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

    1993 CHEVROLET CAMARO

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: Z28

    1982-1986 CHEVROLET C10 SUBURBAN

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

    1980 CHEVROLET G30 VAN

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: BEAUVILLE

    1984 CHEVROLET CAMARO

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

    1958 CHEVROLET DEL RAY

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

    1977-1979 CHEVROLET K10 SUBURBAN

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

    1981-1986 CHEVROLET C20 PICKUP

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

    1975-1979 CHEVROLET K10 PICKUP

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

    1975-1980 CHEVROLET G20 VAN

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

    1973-1974 CHEVROLET BEL AIR

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

    1999-2002 CHEVROLET CAMARO

    • Liter: 5.7
    • Aspiration: N
    • SubModel: Z28
    • Engine Vin: G
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1973 CHEVROLET NOVA

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

    1990-1995 CHEVROLET G20 VAN

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

    1972-1974 CHEVROLET NOVA

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

    1995 CHEVROLET K1500 SUBURBAN

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

    1978-1979 CHEVROLET C30 PICKUP

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

    1974 CHEVROLET LAGUNA

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

    1977-1978 CHEVROLET MALIBU

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

    1981 CHEVROLET K10 SUBURBAN

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: DELUXE

    1958-1961 CHEVROLET CORVETTE

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

    1991-1992 CHEVROLET CAMARO

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

    1970-1973 CHEVROLET G10 VAN

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

    1980-1986 CHEVROLET BLAZER K5

    • Liter: 5.7
    • SubModel: SILVERADO
    • 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 )

    1974 CHEVROLET MONTE CARLO

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

    1972 CHEVROLET EL CAMINO

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

    1977-1978 CHEVROLET K5 BLAZER

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

    1969-1971 CHEVROLET BEL AIR

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

    1975-1980 CHEVROLET C20 PICKUP

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

    1977-1979 CHEVROLET IMPALA

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

    1958 CHEVROLET DEL RAY

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

    1976 CHEVROLET MALIBU

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

    1965 CHEVROLET CHEVELLE

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

    1974 CHEVROLET MALIBU

    • CC: 6556
    • Liter: 6.6
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 400
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 400 )
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