SailNet Community - View Single Post - Suddenly buring oil?
View Single Post
post #3 of Old 09-14-2010
Maine Sail
Senior Member
 
Maine Sail's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2003
Location: Maine Coast
Posts: 5,827
Thanks: 19
Thanked 213 Times in 162 Posts
Rep Power: 16
       
What is max rated RPM of the Vetus. You should be able to hit max rated RPM at wide open throttle with a clean bottom and prop. You'll ideally want to be within 100 RPM of max rated. If the engine is rated at 3600 RPM you are simply over pitched. If max rated is 3000 RPM then you are spot on.

______
-Maine Sail / CS-36T


To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.




© Images In Posts Property of Compass Marine Inc.


Maine Sail is offline  
Quote Share with Facebook
 
 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome