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Old 07-31-2010, 09:52 AM
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Originally Posted by Maximo View Post
taking mass out of the counterwieght is a bad idea... even tho it will increase the low end response of the engine it will also hamper high RPM performance and increase vibration and lower the RPM where the engine starts to resonate... So you will have a quicker spool up but less top end with more bad vibrations....
i like what you told me. but i really was not loking for top end. next there is no way to balance a single piston motor but you do need counterwieght for top speed if i was racing on road. i was mostly trying to get better run times.
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