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Old 01-05-2013, 10:10 AM   #8
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Normal current draw on a BBC starer is 400 at first, then drops down to about 250 amps.


This is the specs on the (factory chevy hi-torque) starter in my car with a trunk mounted battery:

starter type pg260
model delco
rated power 104kw
rated voltage 12.00v
free run speed 3006rpm
free run current 50 amp
max of power 1.89kw
max of torque 23.36nm
max of current 606 amp
ripple 4 amp
direction cw
hold current 10 amp
pull current 38 amp
voltage drop .3586 v
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