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Old May 6th, 2011, 03:24 PM   #33
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Default Re: I aquired another VW

Those are single port heads, ( 1969) for more torque at the low prop rpm of , cruise- 2700 rpm, Full power- 3050 rpm with the prop. The red tubes are air ducts to the full flow oil cooler that is on the firewall. (VW doghouse oil cooler). Oil goes from the oil pump cover plate- to hot oil box at the base of the carb ( also cools the oil 20 deg.)-- to the oil cooler-- to the oil filter-- back to the engine. Cruise -- 80 mph, top speed 95 mph. Rate of climb- 1200 foot per minute. Pop
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