Distributors designed to provide flawless engine timing

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Patented Flame-Thrower Series performance-proven systems in billet or OE style for virtually any engine

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PerTronix Distributors

Replace your outdated points or stock distributor with a PerTronix performance proven system. We offer a full-range of distributors to suit your vehicle and your budget. Billet Plug n' Play Distributors are designed for maximum performance and come equipped with our Ignitor II or III Technology.  Magnetic Trigger Distributors are an extension of our billet line and come loaded with features at a competitive price point.  Stock-Look Distributors maintain the integrity of your vintage engine compartment with all the features you'll appreciate from an aftermarket distributor. Finally, for the ultimate set-up you can purchase one of our Distributor Bundles that bring you the best of PerTronix technology in one package.

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Automotive Billet Distributors

Each distributor has a precision CNC-machine billet housing that providing a strong, yet lightweight unit. We hand polish and buff to a high luster that adds to the beauty under the hood.

  • Plug n' Play Billet Distributors are designed for maximum ignition performance with Ignitor II or Ignitor III technology built-in
  • Tempered distributor shaft has low torsion displacement for accurate timing and extended operational life
  • Upper ball bearing and oil impregnated bronze lower bushing work together to reduce friction and provide shaft and advance mechanism stability reducing high RPM vibration
  • Adjustable mechanical advance with proprietary limiting function permits multiple setting.  Distributors are factory set with a performance advance curve and are provided with additional springs for custom advance curves
  • Legal in all 50 states and Canada (C.A.R.B. E.O. #D-57-23)
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Magnetic Trigger Distributors

The perfect alternative to the competition offering more value with precision engineered features including accurate signaling and superior dimensional stability.

  • Precision magnetic pick up coil and reluctor offer accurate signaling at low and high RPM
  • Specially engineered reluctor made from lighweight FC-0208 alloy offers superior dimensional stability and symmetrical spark separation
  • Overmolded magnetic pick up coil supports windings while providing excellent resistance to corrosion
  • Vacuum advance equipped with lockout provision included
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"Stock Look" Distributors

Flame-Thrower "Stock Look" distributors are loaded with features that you would expect from a high performance part, yet maintain the original look for the ultimate sleeper. We build our distributors with all new components not re-manufactured parts like the others. No need to hassle with adjusting points or replacing capacitors because our distributors come equipped with maintenance free electronics providing decades of trouble free operation.

  • Lightweight cast aluminum housing
  • High dielectric strength cap and rotors with brass contacts
  • Optimized phasing insures maximum energy to the spark plug
  • Tailored advance curve for optimal performance and drivability
  • Legal in all 50 states and Canada (C.A.R.B. E.O. #D-57-23)
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HEI Distributor

Flame-Thrower Street/Strip distributors have a specially designed module and coil combination which operates without misfire beyond 7500 RPM. That's nearly 3000 RPM higher than most stock HEI distributors. Race HEI Distributors feature an electronic module and 50,000 volt coil combination that optimizes spark energy and peak current to the spark plug in the 6000 to 8500 RPM range.

  • Lightweight aluminum alloy housing
  • High dielectric strength cap with brass terminals and low resistance coil brush
  • Balanced rotor designed to reduce vibration at high RPMs
  • Precision machined chromoly advance weights and center plate to eliminate erratic timing
  • Additional advance springs included for fine tuning of the advance curve
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Marine Billet Distributors

PerTronix Marine Flame-Thrower billet distributors share many of the performance features that you find in our automotive distributors. Marine approved distributors are designed to meet and exceed SAE J1171 standards and are available with Ignitor II technology or the Ignitor III multi-spark REV limiting modules.

  • Precision CNC machined 6061-T6 billet aluminum housing is lightweight yet strong
  • Tempered distributor shaft has low torsion displacement for accurate timing and extended operational life
  • Upper ball bearing and oil impregnated bronze lower bushing work together to reduce friction and provide shaft and advance mechanism stability reducing high RPM vibration
  • Precision stamped and balanced mechanical advance weights eliminate erratic timing
  • Adjustable mechanical advance with proprietary limiting function permits multiple settings
  • Legal in all 50 states and Canada (C.A.R.B. E.O. #D-57-23)
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Industrial Distributors

PerTronix is the leading producer of Electronic Distributors for gas, propane, and LP powered industrial engines. Many Wisconsin and Continental engines are equipped with our industrial distributors from the factory. PerTronix distributors offer proven performance, reduced maintenance downtime, improved economy, faster starts and extended tune-up intervals. Our Industrial Distributors are also direct replacements for many point-type Delco, and Prestolite Distributors.

  • Durable, lightweight housing
  • Integrated Ignitor Electronic Technology
  • Superior venting system
  • 'O' Ring seal prevents oil leakage
  • Precision engineered module switches 2X more energy than other systems
  • Effective RPM range of 0 to 6000
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Ignition Bundles

Increased Power and Throttle Response in One Bundle. PerTronix makes it easy including everything you need that has been engineered to perform at its best in once box. Bundles include a Flame-Thrower Billet Plug n' Play distributor with Ignitor II or III module technology, a matching low resistance Flame-Thrower chrome coil topped off with a set of 8mm MAGx2 universal wires featuring silicone jackets to resist high temperatures.

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