Originally Posted by _cy_
conversion is fairly simple .. if existing points/condenser are good inside beancan. only other part needed is a different coil with ohm rating for points. it would be good to order an extra points/condenser to carry.
I believe you also need to change the spark plug caps from 5 ohm to 1 ohm.
NKG makes 'em for less than $3, but they require the screw-on tops for the sparkplugs that our BMW plugs no longer come with.