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  1. Thread: ma3spa carb

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    Thanks for the update on your solution. I have...

    Thanks for the update on your solution. I have just been avoiding full throttle position. One of my thoughts is I know my O200 is over propped with a 71-44 which is more likely a good C90 prop. Over...
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    No but I have changed it twice. Foam style that...

    No but I have changed it twice. Foam style that bracket says replace yearly.
  3. Thread: ma3spa carb

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    In principle, this is an easy tuning problem to...

    In principle, this is an easy tuning problem to fix, in reality, it is not. The internal circuits that come into play at full throttle are too rich. In most carbs, that is simply a matter of changing...
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    I don't know the exact details but my friends...

    I don't know the exact details but my friends clip wing has wing tanks.
    The inner two bays get cut off when clipping the wings so clearly your fuel tanks will have to be moved over towards the...
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    Slick 4201 and 4301, educate me

    I am getting around to learning about the 100/500 hr services on my O200 mags, 4201 and 4301.
    For two years of ownership, I have assumed the different numbers were similar versions of the same mag,...
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    I got to look at these tires this week. They...

    I got to look at these tires this week. They should be a decent balance between floatation and not too big in size or price.
  7. Thread: ma3spa carb

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    The Ma3spa does not have an economizer. The...

    The Ma3spa does not have an economizer. The Bigger MS carbs do.
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    Mission is---- fly around for an hour or so,...

    Mission is---- fly around for an hour or so, maybe drop into a grass strip. Only off field is if the engine quits. So yes, mostly just look cool. LOL
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    AB CWC = amateur built clip wing cub. J3 style

    AB CWC = amateur built clip wing cub. J3 style
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    Floatation Tires on a CWC Cub

    As I ponder my weather checked 6x6 tires on Clevelands, I know the day is coming to buy some rubber. When I spend money, I like to get some improvement for dollars spent.
    I figure there are three...
  11. Thread: ma3spa carb

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    I am not bound by FAA regs, I do not have a...

    I am not bound by FAA regs,
    I do not have a death wish however.
    In principle, making the hole smaller so it can be drilled out is (in principle) an alright idea but trusting that a few thousands...
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    I just grabbed a caliper to see how big .0935" is...

    I just grabbed a caliper to see how big .0935" is and that is a very big jet if he gave me the correct information. Certainly bigger than I was expecting.
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    Yes, the accelerator discharge tube is located...

    Yes, the accelerator discharge tube is located inside the venturi but it really did not make any difference. Don't ask how I know.

    Good advice on phoning and I called them. Tech support was very...
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    If this link worked, I might find the info I am...

    If this link worked, I might find the info I am looking for. jet sizes for Nozzle assemblies in the marvel carb. ?
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    I hate to renew an old thread but this seems like...

    I hate to renew an old thread but this seems like the correct spot for this. I have an O200 with the correct ma3spa carb 10-4894-1 with all the current updates that everyone hates. After fixing other...
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    Lol, and you guys called my 5w30 oil a "risky"...

    Lol, and you guys called my 5w30 oil a "risky" experiment. Let me know how that turns out.
    BTW, my local ame likes Rislone.
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    Not so much offended as frusturated. The...

    Not so much offended as frusturated. The certified aviation world is stuck in 1960 because the authorities are convinced that if you do something that was not tested 50 years ago, the plane is going...
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    Clearly you would never fly an experimental...

    Clearly you would never fly an experimental aircraft anywhere, auto conversions would be out of the question. You must put new tires on your vehicles every year because rubber deteriorates and could...
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    As a precursor, Remember----your results may...

    As a precursor, Remember----your results may vary.

    The purpose of my experiment was not about saving money over the price of oil, it was about causing less harm to a cold engine with thick oil...
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    So far the 5W30 test is going well. Cold...

    So far the 5W30 test is going well. Cold pressures are 45 psi from start up which is better than the 80 or more that I was getting with a cold(ish) engine. As hot as I can get the engine, (oil still...
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    I have to ask. Is there really much difference...

    I have to ask. Is there really much difference between the three engines if they were on a dyno. The crankcases are basically the same on the 85(200 crank),90 and 200 other than through bolts to...
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    I will be marking that dimension down in my Carb...

    I will be marking that dimension down in my Carb manual because I could not find it when I wanted the info. :cheers
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    You have to be careful we are talking apples to...

    You have to be careful we are talking apples to apples here. float level and fuel level are two different measurements one might use. The book I have says 7/32" from the gasket to the top of the...
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    OAT is closer to freezing now and leaning is no...

    OAT is closer to freezing now and leaning is no longer needed. I guess I have the happy medium for carb float setting. Engine is running smoothly and I am actually starting to trust it again. :cheers
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    International Harvestor used to make Diesel...

    International Harvestor used to make Diesel tractors that had spark plugs and a separate gas and diesel tank. They started on gas and then the operator switched them over to diesel once running....
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