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Old 06-04-2022, 12:51 PM
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Originally Posted by agent4573 View Post
My main goal is to find out how 94UL affects detonation margin on an engine....

....If 100LL starts to knock during the takeoff roll at 28 degrees advance, and 94UL starts to knock at 26, then I know I have to pull 2 degrees of timing out whenever I fill up with 94UL....
Just re read this part. Why on earth would you want timing set anywhere near this on takeoff? My 8.5 engine is set to 17 degrees on TO. It's a set and forget issue - 100LL or car gas, the engine is not going to detonate.
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