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Old 03-13-2019, 10:05 PM
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Default Predator 212

Hi everyone. I just put a new non-hemi Predator 212 on my kids cart. He wants lights on it, so I'm thinking about doing the coil and flywheel swap so it can power lights. My question is, what is the voltage and current that's provided by the coil?
Old 03-13-2019, 11:17 PM
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The general consensus is that itís not worth the time or money needed to put a charging coil on a predator. It can certainly be done, but many of us, including me, have simply put little SLA 12v batteries on our karts/bikes to power lights. Every few hours of run time, you just recharge the battery.

It is easy, cheap, and with LEDs, you can get a lot of run time out of a charge. I have 2 18W pods and a taillight/brakelight on mine, so it probably draws somewhere around 4 amps. I have a 12 amp/hour battery, so theoretically I can get 3 hours of lights, which is plenty good for what I use it for.
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Old 03-14-2019, 12:06 PM
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Also could dump the predator and get a tilletson motor that comes preinstalled with e-start and coils.
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I think battery and led's are the way to go.
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