Performance Distributors for VW Type 1 Engines

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Flame-Thrower Performance Distributors for Type 1 Engines D186604Now you can get a quality distributor that delivers excellent performance and doesn’t break the bank. We’ve taken all the things that you like about the Bosch 009 distributor, and the performance capabilities of the 010 and 050 distributor and designed them into our all new Flame-Thrower distributor. To top things off this distributor features integrated Ignitor electronics.

Some distributors now available with Ignitor II & Ignitor III technology.


  • Custom mechanical advance curve for optimal performance and driveability.
  • Delivers twice the voltage to the spark plugs, increasing horsepower, fuel economy, and spark plug life.
  • 2:1 improvement over "points" in current fall time for increased coil output.
  • Rotating cobalt magnets trigger a Hall Effect integrated circuit. No points to burn. No moving parts to wear out.
  • Epoxy molding makes our module impervious to dirt, oil, grease and moisture.
  • Stable timing. No need for any adjustments.
  • Use with Flame-Thrower Performance coil.
  • Available for 12-volt or 6-volt negative ground systems.
  • Warranty: 30 months electronics / limited 1 year mechanical.

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