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Old 08-03-2005, 07:15 PM   #1 (permalink)
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ANybody using one of these? If so, how well does it work and do ya like it?

Thinking about one for Norton.
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Old 08-04-2005, 05:22 PM   #2 (permalink)
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I've used a Mity Max. Bike was harder to start. Lights are dim at idle. Works better if idle is raised a couple hundred RPM. Nice features it eliminates rectifier,zener, and batt. thus no battery acid.
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Old 08-04-2005, 07:36 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Old 01-15-2010, 01:36 AM   #4 (permalink)
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i want one!

Gday currently building up 73 trump with a joe hunt and i am trying to find a mity max battery eliminator i must be looking in the wrong spots cause i cant seem to find one help please anyone. cheers
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Old 01-15-2010, 02:13 AM   #5 (permalink)
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Mity Max boxes are no longer manufactured. Be aware of used ones, they did not hold up too well over time.

Both Podtronics and Typanum make a similar unit in much smaller packages than the old Mity Max (looks like a guitar effects pedal). The only other thing you might want to include is a capacitor in-line. Get the type of Capacitor as used on Norton Commandos (also order the Norton capacitor holder) or a solid state unit at radio shack of the same Farads as the Norton one.
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Old 01-15-2010, 04:58 PM   #6 (permalink)
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Sparx makes a regulator/battery eliminator . with the podtronics and tympanium you need to also use a capacitor .

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Just get a 2MC capacitor and wire it in parallel with/without the battery. RR
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thanks all

Cheers guys definatly food for thought thnx for your help
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