The United States Patent Office has issued United States Letters Patent No. 7,716,827 to Goodson Tools & Supplies for Engine Builders for its Reluctor Ring Installation Tool (RRJ-350).
Tag: RELUCTOR RING
Goodson reluctor ring installer jig is an absolute must for installing LS crank timing wheels. The Goodson tool indexes the ring via the 8mm hole in the ring face. The 8mm dowel is pictured here. It’s attached to a tang on the outside of the tool. An internal dowel in the tool engages into the [...]
PROJECT LS2, PART 3 Assembly of the short block and cylinder head installation by Mike Mavrigian All photos by author INSTALLING THE RELUCTOR WHEEL The reluctor wheel features a series of teeth that provide crankshaft position signals via a sensor to the ECM. The wheel press fits to the rear of the crank, immediately forward [...]
A close-up of our bobweight card. Gressman centered each bobweight using an aluminum spacer. This ensures that each bobweight will be located in the exact center of each rod pin. Gressman spun our crank on his pro-ball balancer. Our Lunati crank is a high-quality, forged, non-twist steel unit featuring a 4.000″ stroke. As you would [...]