Re: temp gauge

Emil Kniemel /
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Graham Motzing Wrote:

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> Ken Roff Wrote:

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> > The plug crush washer acts like a insulator.

> You

> > need both sides of the sensor covered with same

> > hot temperature( plug and head) nothin between.

> > Again per trail tech: remove crush washer

> people

>

>

> Insulating between what and what? High temp and

> High temp?

>

> The threads conduct heat the same

> the bottom surface of the spark plug conducts heat

> from the plug, into the head through the crush

> washer

> the copper terminal conducts heat the same whether

> it has a washer against it or not

> the head conducts heat the same into the copper.

>

> the copper seals to the head

> the washer seals to the head

> the washer seals to the copper

>

> its exactly the same, i'm just fucking lazy and

> snce i'm going to take the thing off after 2 or 3

> test runs, and i want to use my same spark plug, i

> don't bother taking the washer off. I also re-use

> crush gaskets. holy shit tell the tuning police

> that i'm 'doing it wrong'

>

> you seized at less than 400 degrees because you

> don't know how to tune. CHT tells you the temp of

> your cylinder head, you seize because your piston

> gets too hot and expands in the bore, the two

> temperatures are only circumstantially similar.

>

> Up until last summer i never seized anything ever.

> I've built dozens and dozens of engines, all sorts

> of different wacky shit and up until 2 years ago

> never even ran a CHT...

>

> people tuned 2 stroke engines for 70 years before

> anyone ever heard of a trail tech. CHT is a stupid

> tool that tells you useless garbage stupid data

> and everyone thinks it came out of Jesus' vag or

> something.

i aint gonna argue with that! switching from stock hobbit carb to vm18 i switched out my plug too and relied on the CHT rather than the ol' "plug chop".

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