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by DODGEN1
Wed Feb 26, 2014 6:55 pm
Forum: Propane Forum
Topic: Price of propane
Replies: 10
Views: 1623

Re: Price of propane

anywhere from $3.50 to $4.50+ per gallon
by DODGEN1
Sat May 21, 2011 1:12 pm
Forum: Propane Forum
Topic: Alternative Heat Source
Replies: 30
Views: 7705

Re: Alternative Heat Source

i ran a volks for a lott of years and the thing that makes the survive is oil temp. you could use the adapter for the external oil cooler and run it thru the model j and help drop oil temps under heavy load, the century vaporizer clamps to the exhast pipe sean picts of a conversion once tank in the ...
by DODGEN1
Wed Apr 20, 2011 9:58 pm
Forum: Propane Forum
Topic: Ideal O2 levels?
Replies: 30
Views: 5165

Re: Ideal O2 levels?

front of the base plate. about an inch and a half apart. but depending on year you may not have them. i'll post a pict of mine this weekend.
by DODGEN1
Mon Apr 18, 2011 10:45 pm
Forum: Propane Forum
Topic: Ideal O2 levels?
Replies: 30
Views: 5165

Re: Ideal O2 levels?

I screwed the idle jets in all the way on mine. found this on one i converted the bushings were bad on the primary shaft but you had to spray
carb cleaner directly into the shaft to get it to stall. never noticed a problem with it running.
by DODGEN1
Fri Apr 08, 2011 10:25 pm
Forum: Propane Forum
Topic: USER LOCATION
Replies: 3
Views: 874

USER LOCATION

If I may. i personaly would like to know where our posters are from. please include your location or at least close in your signature. it does help with code issues due to the fact that juridictions are different. i have the capability of getting parts and do watch out side the group for things that...
by DODGEN1
Fri Feb 25, 2011 1:00 pm
Forum: Propane Forum
Topic: Ideal O2 levels?
Replies: 30
Views: 5165

Re: Ideal O2 levels?

So what vacume readings do you have at WOT? this is in park and running up to 4 grand? idle? at engine break? i assume this is one foot on the gas and the other on the break? power break? and cruise? i dont think your mixtures are that bad. idle problem your going to have to adjust to with out so mu...
by DODGEN1
Sun Feb 20, 2011 6:26 pm
Forum: Propane Forum
Topic: Ideal O2 levels?
Replies: 30
Views: 5165

Re: Ideal O2 levels?

http://i277.photobucket.com/albums/kk77/DODGEN1/propane/MODELLADJUST011.jpg http://i277.photobucket.com/albums/kk77/DODGEN1/propane/MODELLADJUST013.jpg http://i277.photobucket.com/albums/kk77/DODGEN1/propane/MODELLADJUST012.jpg your right diaphram, gasket, spring, cover. unscrew the idle screw all ...
by DODGEN1
Sun Feb 20, 2011 2:53 pm
Forum: Propane Forum
Topic: Ideal O2 levels?
Replies: 30
Views: 5165

Re: Ideal O2 levels?

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5/32NDS above a strait edge
what kind of shape is the idle circut diapham in?
let me know if you need any other picts
by DODGEN1
Fri Feb 18, 2011 11:08 pm
Forum: Propane Forum
Topic: Ideal O2 levels?
Replies: 30
Views: 5165

Re: Ideal O2 levels?

ld put it on your exsisting base plate. if you change tothe spread bore you will change your idle and primary mixtures. and alter you readings. i was going to send some picts this weekend. let me know what you want to see. and ill put them up. worn bushings will change your readings dramaticly. wher...
by DODGEN1
Fri Dec 24, 2010 12:14 am
Forum: Propane Forum
Topic: LPG Fuel Economy
Replies: 31
Views: 7543

Re: LPG Fuel Economy

1975 W-100 short bed 4X4 440 stage 5 heads 2.14 intakes 1.80 exhast 86 cc. 10:1, cast 1978 intake manifold, stock exhast manifolds dual 2 1/4 with cross over comp rv range cam. malory unilite dist. centrifical only. all in 32 deg at 2800 rpm. i figure my curve is a little slower than most but ive ha...
by DODGEN1
Sun Aug 22, 2010 11:22 am
Forum: Propane Forum
Topic: forklift tank valves
Replies: 15
Views: 2193

Re: forklift tank valves

where are you located?
by DODGEN1
Sat Aug 21, 2010 1:26 am
Forum: Propane Forum
Topic: forklift tank valves
Replies: 15
Views: 2193

Re: forklift tank valves

forklift and motor fuel tank service valves have a exess flow check valve in them. if not open all the way or to much draw or sudden opening the check valve will shut. the reduced flow thru the valve will make it vaporize at the valve and freeze.(FROST UP) valves vary from 1.2 gallon per min to 3.5 ...
by DODGEN1
Mon Jul 12, 2010 6:04 pm
Forum: Propane Forum
Topic: Optimum converter temperature
Replies: 42
Views: 6993

Re: Optimum converter temperature

Hal,
where did the pict go of your set up go? i wanted to look again.
by DODGEN1
Sun Jul 11, 2010 12:01 pm
Forum: Propane Forum
Topic: Engine overheating. Any advice?
Replies: 5
Views: 1161

Re: Engine overheating. Any advice?

dumb thought. is it really getting that hot.? lasy year my manual temp gauge wigged out. temps went to 240 and above. used a ir thermo never coud find it that hot. changed the gauge running in normal range after that. has it boiled over with the temps youve got?