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Old 01-10-2019, 06:34 PM
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Default CHT's with Carb Heat

Originally Posted by petehowell View Post
Steve and Doug,

Good catch! I even out the CHTs by applying partial carb heat. On the 3rd run yesterday I turned the carb heat off to see if it would make difference in speed or fuel flow(it did not).

My CHTs are usually within about 10-20deg of each other with the exception of #1 that will be a bit cooler.

I'll get a pic next time I am up.
Went on a Spotted Cow run tonight - this is how the CHTs balance out with a bit of carb heat:

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