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advance curve how-to or tips?

does anyone know of a good article somewhere about advance curves?
i dont know much about how they work or how to tune on for a certain engine.

is any distributor tunable? how about one for an FE?
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No mention of your engine, year,etc. but try this for some insite: FORDMUSCLE webmagazine: Timing is Everything - Distributor Curving for Maximum Power
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Wow... i would like to thank you. Who knew it was that easy.. an excellent article. Rep for you sir. Very neat avatar btw gfw
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