LS-61 Model Vane Starter
For engines up to 12,900 CID (211.4 liters) diesel
and 20,000 CID (327.7 liters) carbureted.
High-strength, lightweight components.
The LS 61
is the largest of the Pow-R-Quik air/gas starters.
It too is a lubeless gas sealed starter. The LS
61 will start diesel engines to
12,900 CID; twice that size when the engine is
run on gas. The end plates are teflon ™ coated
and it has a stainless steel cylinder.
may be used with this starter as long as the oil
is not low base and any solvents that can cause
blade delaminating. The LS 61 has a gear ratio of 2.64:1.
The LS 61 has the most torque but a slightly lower
top speed. The LS 61 uses a heavy duty friction
clutch drive and the starter requires no plumbing
to the drive housing.
When air is applied to the
starter inlet centrifugal force engines the pinion
into the ring gear. These starters are mounted
to a SAE 3 mounting pad and have a two inch flange
to ring gear distance and the pinion has a 6/8
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