View Single Post
  #11  
Old 10-11-2003, 10:11 PM
psfred psfred is offline
Registered User
 
Join Date: Aug 2001
Location: Evansville, Indiana
Posts: 8,150
"Splitfire" electrodes (multielectrode plugs) have been around since WW1. Used in aircraft engines to get better ignition....

Mazda used them in the first rotary engines, too.

Peter
__________________
1972 220D ?? miles
1988 300E 200,012
1987 300D Turbo killed 9/25/07, 275,000 miles
1985 Volvo 740 GLE Turobodiesel 218,000
1972 280 SE 4.5 165, 000 - It runs!
Reply With Quote