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    Red face Electronic distributor conversion 305 chevy Pertronix??

    Have a 1979 OMC 305 assume Chevy and want to convert to breakerless system. Anyone used a Pertronix? anything else? we are new to this forum and boat. Is a 1979 Campion 20 foot cabin with i/o. Running good but you know fix it til it breaks.

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    Default Re: Electronic distributor conversion 305 chevy Pertronix??

    The Pertronix conversion kit is just above junk!

    I would suggest going with a completely new electronic ignition system with the correct curve for your engine.
    VR triggering would be my choice!
    Rick ... aka Ricardo..... AQ series Volvo Penta repair
    Portland, Oregon
    28' SDN F/B w/ twin Volvo Penta 5.7L DP's

    Please... no PMs! Post your questions on the forum.

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