The Pertronix Electronic Ignition Retrofit Kit model 1741 fits a stock Datsun 1200 distributor. Moderate cost. It is is points replacment unit, but not a high-energy system.
- Easy 2-wire hookup, replace points & condensor
- RPM range: 0 - 15000 RPM (with high performance coil)
- Sold both in USA and Australia
- Fits in stock distributor
- $112.52 USD
- About $63-78 USD online
- About 65 + s/h on eBAy
- Also sold in Australia
Since Pertronix is a low-energy unit (points replacement), you may wish to consider a high-energy system. See Electronic Ignition.
In USA, a complete high-energy system can be had for less money. See B310 Electronic Distributor Swap.
In Japan, the system of choice is the Sunny Truck Electronic Distributor.
- Red wire: 12V +
- Black wire: Coil -
If you removed the distributor to install the Pertronix kit, see How to Install a Distributor on A-series Engine: Installing Distributor
Finally, when you are ready to start the engine you will want to immediate check the timing. See Ignition Timing for the procedure.