stromburg carb float level setting

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  1. Jul 29, 2014 #1

    bcguide

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    a sromburg carb has a float setting of 13/32 for av fuel (I can't rember the specific gavity right now) as the spec grav goes up the float setting goes down
    So I am planning to run pemuim unleaded it has no alcohol and it has a spec gavity of 771.1 should I adjust to this spec? or ?
    Any help would be great
     
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    Joe Fisher

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    No reason to change the float level. The difference in fuel level in the bowl well be unnoticeable.
     
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    There is quite a differance in the fuel level
    13/32 for avgas at .710 and add 1/16 for fuel .745
     
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    Dan Thomas

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    I run both 100LL and Mogas in my Jodel with its Stromberg carb and notice no difference at all. It starts and runs exactly the same on either fuel.

    Dan
     
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