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Philip Burley26/10/2020 15:07:10
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Are there any other builders of the Red Wing engine nearing completion ? My cam is same shape as the plan . It opens the exhaust valve at the right time but it wont hold the valve as long as the plan tells me . It should stay open nearly to TDC . Mine closes about half way up the stroke

I am making a new cam with longer opening time to try , but I just wondered if I was going wrong some where

Regards Phi

JasonB26/10/2020 15:18:09
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RCDon used a flatter topped cam rather than the more rounded one that is on my set of drawings

Philip Burley31/10/2020 11:07:13
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red wing cam.jpgthis new cam holds the valve open for the correct time, but very different from the one on the plan Any one else found this ?

Regards Phil

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