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Old 01-10-2006, 04:38 AM   #1
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Default Robitronic dyno

Hi there,

is anyone interested in changing tips and infos around using the robitronic dyno and tuning motors?
How are you tuning your motors with this dyno?
What are you looking for? Numbers? Grafiks?

Im using the dyno since 5 years now and Im running 17t, 27t and sometimes 12t...
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Old 01-10-2006, 09:22 AM   #2
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Default robi info

I ordered the windows software yesteday. So I should be able to see some graphs soon. I got mine(Robi) used and only have a laptop w/ winxp so I look foreward to starting the learning process.
I already have a question though. Do you get very repeatable results or do you see 1-4 watt differences(always lower) on consecutive runs?
ie- SInce mine is used I am worried I may need to have an upgrade or maintenence done to see repeatable results.
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Old 01-23-2006, 01:18 AM   #3
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I use mine for tuning motors for stock only, Drop me a PM we can share some graphs to see how our motors compare.

Till later
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Old 01-23-2006, 01:23 AM   #4
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I sold my dyno a few years ago, but I remember a few things.

I always basically disregarded the max power figure. There is an option to have the software look at specific ranges in the power curve, and I had it set up to give me power figures under certain amp draw ranges (I think).

I also looked at the spin up figures, but not the spin up to max RPM, which was basically just a reading of how long it took the dyno to figure out that the motor was done accelerating.
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Old 01-23-2006, 08:47 AM   #5
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I always tell guys if you wanna test a Monster stock motor to set the average watt calculation from 18-26 amps.

If you can hit 100+ watts here the motor usually screams on the track. That is in oval, so you might wanna look at a higher range.
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