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Old 02-25-2014, 09:01 PM   #7821
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Sounds more like a needle and/or idle setting issue to me....just a guess though Brent!

Coming from one who can't tune CT!!
Admitting you have a problem is the first step. We are all here for you Jack!
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Old 02-25-2014, 09:02 PM   #7822
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Such a relief John...really tough crowd these amateurs!!
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Old 02-25-2014, 09:08 PM   #7823
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I don't have a 10 lb hammer in MY field box!
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Old 02-25-2014, 09:11 PM   #7824
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Hey Guys, I am relatively new to this gassing thing... and trouble-shooting as well, but this make me think of a simple idle problem, that needs to be clicked up a bit? Maybe??

How about a cooling problem (or lack there-of) and she heats up a bit in flight and she sh!ts the bed on a low throttle setting on landing????

thoughts from the tuning masters....?

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Scott, I'm no tuning "Master". But I believe you are on the right course. Outlet air is more important than many think. If a cowl develops a positive pressure situation your engine is operating outside of design.
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Old 02-25-2014, 09:13 PM   #7825
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I don't have a 10 lb hammer in MY field box!
LOL...and you can't can't mine!
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Old 02-25-2014, 09:15 PM   #7826
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LOL...and you can't can't mine!
Slow down Jack, your starting to stutter!
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Old 02-25-2014, 09:18 PM   #7827
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Damn, I can hear the laughter from here (Jack).

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Re: The never ending engine thread, East-West

LOL!! I just caught Jim's signature also A good one!

Brent - I'm with Jack - a low end needle tuning issue for sure, absolutely, 100% guarantee. Try richening up that low a screwdriver blade width and let us know
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Old 02-26-2014, 06:47 AM   #7830
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Re: The never ending engine thread, East-West

Boy you guys weren't at er very hard last night. Doc musta fixed the prescriptions?
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