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Old 01-16-2013, 08:52 AM
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Cast iron camshafts will need a cast gear and as normally supplied on MSD products. A steel camshaft (many if not most roller camshafts are steel) may require either a steel or bronze gear, with the steel lasting longer (Fords usually need steel). There are also engineering plastic gears - composite - which are supposedly good for all camshafts.

Some good info here: Distributor Gears, Iron, Bronze
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