Of Air & Fuel

Mix, ignite and bang! Well that’s the simple idea. Getting it to work is more subtle. So I find myself with disassembled carburetors and new seals, gaskets and o-ring as well as a shiny new needle jet in an attempt to smooth up my throttle action. It was lumpy and low on power last weekend.

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An intricate little device, but Amals are fairly straight forward and once you’ve taken it apart and put back together knowing what each component does it becomes more approachable.

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One Comment to “Of Air & Fuel”

  1. Reblogged this on From The Ground Up Cafe' Racer and commented:
    A nice read…thought I’d share it…

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