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Old 08-25-2017, 09:59 AM
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Lightbulb Vans 912is Sport cooling shroud

I have heard that Vans has gotten rid of the cooling shroud with the Rotax 912is Sport. Is anyone able to confirm this?

I will be building a RV-12is in the EAB category, with the intention of putting a constant speed propeller in. The shroud was of concern because I wasn't sure if it would require modification to allow for the governor. If they have in fact removed it, then that is one less concern for me.

I do know that cooling was a bigger concern with the 912is Sport, so I am wondering what they ended up doing to improve the cooling.

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Old 08-25-2017, 04:07 PM
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The cooling shroud was deleted on the ULS engine installation quite a while ago and it wasn't used on the iS engine installation.
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