Originally Posted by bcostell
Well, I've fitted the first unit. The final result is quite neat - not my installation, but the simplification. The timing chest is now half empty. There are a lot less wires floating around inside the cover. The other major bonus is no brushes to think about. The quality of the parts looks to be very good.
Good stuff! I've just ordered a kit myself, hopefully it'll be ready
to ship soon ...
EDIT: It arrived! More info at http://zoic.org/sharkey/moto/r100gs/generator.html
EDIT2: I've installed it, and it works very nicely. Now I've got to load it up and see how it goes. I wonder how much power the stock headlight can cope with before it melts :-).