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Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 05-27-2019, 08:28 AM
Replies: 18
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Posted By Robert Sailor
I'll check for corrosion and check the timing,...

I'll check for corrosion and check the timing, thanks for the feedback, much appreciated
Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 05-26-2019, 07:29 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,023
Posted By Robert Sailor
So I removed the plugs and the factory gaps were...

So I removed the plugs and the factory gaps were smaller, not larger than .032. I regapped the plugs and reinstalled with similar results, still a much larger mag drop than I had before changing...
Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 05-25-2019, 04:18 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,023
Posted By Robert Sailor
The plugs I used were NKG Iridium plugs, after a...

The plugs I used were NKG Iridium plugs, after a bit of homework I see they come with a .044 gap but the E mag specs a gap between .030-.035. I'll pull them and regap the plugs but it appears the...
Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 05-24-2019, 09:45 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,023
Posted By Robert Sailor
Will do and thanks to each of you for your imput....

Will do and thanks to each of you for your imput. Cheers, Robert
Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 05-24-2019, 06:14 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,023
Posted By Robert Sailor
Thanks, looked it up and it's between .030 and...

Thanks, looked it up and it's between .030 and .035 so .032 sounds about perfect. That aside would it have any effect on my mag drop?
Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 05-24-2019, 05:54 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,023
Posted By Robert Sailor
Is there a way to confirm the gap at .032? It's...

Is there a way to confirm the gap at .032? It's manufactured by E Mag. Would a smaller gap result in a larger mag drop? Thanks, Robert
Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 05-24-2019, 04:53 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,023
Posted By Robert Sailor
I have to double check the exact brand of e mag...

I have to double check the exact brand of e mag and yes I used exactly the same plugs but I didn't regap them.
Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 05-24-2019, 04:49 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,023
Posted By Robert Sailor
I installed them right out of the box.

I installed them right out of the box.
Forum: Electronic Ignition Systems 05-22-2019, 11:03 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,023
Posted By Robert Sailor
Opinions about problem with e magnetos

I recently purchased a very nice RV6A with an IO-320 and Hartzel prop. It has a single Bendix Magneto and an electronic magneto.
When I test flew it I had a mag drop on the Bendix of around 150 rpm...
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