saint .357 wrote:i also hit up radio shack and got some 500v 0.0047uf capacitors to replace the ones in the circuit. but there really small. did i fork up and get ones that wont work. i know Zeus said 0.1 to 0.47 but i didn't notice the extra zeros in mine till i got home. are they too small or will they give me a faster cyclical rate?
Using capacitors which store less energy will increase the speed the circuit cycles at but too little and you either get too little energy in the HV spark generated to ignite a mix reliably or no spark at all.
Unfortunately that's a lot smaller than I'd suggest.