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Torque values for engine mount

Started this discussion. Last reply by Dale Walters Jun 13. 2 Replies

Hi all,Does anybody know the suggested torque values for the bolts that hold the engine to the mount?ThanksDale WaltersN601DRContinue

Low rpm's

Started this discussion. Last reply by Dale Walters on Monday. 17 Replies

Hi all,I have a 3.3L Corvair in my 601, with a 66" Warp Drive prop set to 9.5 degrees, seeing ~2620 rpm at WOT.I previously had a dual-points distributor installed and, after some discussion with…Continue

Low compression - valve adjustment?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Dale Walters Aug 16, 2018. 4 Replies

Hi all,I have a 3000cc, 130hp Corvair in a 601xlb (bought, not built).  During my most recent condition inspection, my mechanic and I discovered the compression in two cylinders is 38-40 (the others…Continue

 

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Torque values for engine mount

Hi all,Does anybody know the suggested torque values for the bolts that hold the engine to the mount?ThanksDale WaltersN601DRSee More
Jun 12
Dale Walters posted a discussion

Low rpm's

Hi all,I have a 3.3L Corvair in my 601, with a 66" Warp Drive prop set to 9.5 degrees, seeing ~2620 rpm at WOT.I previously had a dual-points distributor installed and, after some discussion with William, opted to upgrade to his E/P-X distributor (electronic and points).During installation, I set the initial timing to 8 degrees, fired up the engine, but only saw 2400 rpm static at WOT.I timed it with my timing light to 28 degrees advance (per WW's video from Feb of this year). but am still only…See More
Apr 7
Louis W. Ott left a comment for Dale Walters
"Hi Dale, A forum moderator removed my post because he said it should be in the "Classified" section. I'll re-post there. I still have all the items. Louie"
Jul 3, 2019

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Aircraft Model
Zenith CH 650
Project Status
Other
Building From
Partial kit
Engine installed (or plan to install)
Corvair
Building Experience
No Experience
Flying Experience
Sport Pilot (or Ultralight)
Home Airport (ie. KMYJ)
P45

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At 11:52pm on July 3, 2019, Louis W. Ott said…

Hi Dale,

A forum moderator removed my post because he said it should be in the "Classified" section. I'll re-post there. I still have all the items.

Louie

At 10:23pm on April 21, 2018, David Krakowsky said…

Hi dale

if you do a search, I posted photos of my plane with the fairings.

I’m happy with them, they did need some sanding and priming before painting to get them 

perfect.

Dave

 
 
 

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