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Old 11-25-2022, 03:47 PM
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Default Egt temp

I have a Rv6 180 hp
And courious about egt
My number 1 cylinder at crude setting running lean 9 gph
Runs afoul 1400-1425 the others ar in the 1390
Is that ok what is the maximum temperature of a egt

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Old 11-25-2022, 04:04 PM
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what is the maximum temperature of a egt

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Danny
No specific max temp that I know of. Relationship between cylinders is the biggie.

Probe placement can easily account for the difference you are seeing.

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Old 11-25-2022, 04:05 PM
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The absolute value of the EGT has no useful meaning.
That's why there is normally no marking on a EGT indicator.
Some turbocharged engines combine EGT with TIT. Only then the value has some relevance with respect to the TIT.
For further explanation:
https://resources.savvyaviation.com/...cht-and-egt-2/
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