LS-60/61 Model Vane Air Starter
For engines up to 12,900 CID (211.4 liters) diesel and 20,000 CID (327.7 liters) carbureted.
The LS 60/61 Available at Strumco Air Starter is the largest of the Pow-R-Quik air/gas starters. It too is a lubeless gas sealed starter. The LS 60/61 will start diesel engines to12,900 CID; twice that size when the engine is run on gas. The end plates are teflon ™ coated and it has a stainless steel cylinder.
Lubrication 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 60 air starter has a 2.19:1 gear ratio, the LS 61, a lower gear ratio of 2.64:1.
The LS 61 air starter has the most torque but a slightly lower top speed. The LS 60/61 air starter uses a heavy duty friction clutch drive and the starter requires no plumbing to the drive housing.
When air is applied to the air 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 pitch.
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Strumco Air Starter