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Old 06-10-2017, 07:40:10 PM
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I rigged up a temp fuel inj, put a set of vice grips on inj line for a emergency shut down, first start and run in decades, fired right up dosent run too bad for first time and wrong injector, these engines are really well engineered and made, I like ithttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DQu-Nvf6Qo8
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I slowed mine by taking the main spring out of the top of the governor. Nice engine!
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You could also adjust the nut on the back of the governor, that controls the amount of fuel that it uses. Screwing it in will dump more fuel over the return and it should run slower.
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Nice! I have the earlier hot bulb version, a type M class 4 in the shed and next in line to get going.
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I will get the water plumbed and working today (hopefully) just got back from sc on a toy run, but thats the goal, cooling system and finish the skid and slow it down, rework fuel line
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finished up the rustin, still havent found an inj yet, but the inj shop believes he can fix it, FOR SALE 4500.00, free crate and ride to fastenal, or possibly will deliver eight seven o 584 eight one six o
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