Corvair Engine Forum (59)

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Voltage regulator for Spyder 120 HP

Is anyone using a different voltage regulator than the one supplied by Azalea for its 32A permanent magnet alternator? I'm looking to incor…

Started by Stephen M. Eastham

3 on Sunday
Reply by Eric Tingey

750 STOL CG with Corvair engine

Wondering what center of gravity people with Corvair engines in their 750 STOL are seeing. When my plane got its AWC, at 841 lb, CG was at…

Started by Bruce Atherton

0 Jan 24

Pitch settings and cruise speed

Hi all, I'm wondering what others are using for your prop pitch and what cruise speeds/climb rates you're seeing. I have a 120hp Corvair…

Started by Dale Walters

15 Jan 12
Reply by Bryan Walstrom

Rotec TBI Carburetor

I am running a Rotec TBI on my FlyCorvair engine in my Cruzer. When I initially picked it up, I couldn't find any photos or help with linka…

Started by Peter Eiberger

9 Jan 12
Reply by Bryan Walstrom

Erratic Tach Reading at Low RPM

I am using a GRT engine info system (EIS) and the WW FlyCorvair inductive tach pickup getting a signal from bolts on the flywheel. Initiall…

Started by Peter Eiberger

0 Dec 28, 2022

Dual Throttle Control

Does anyone have dual throttle controls with their Corvair.  I am using a MA-3 carb, and a center stick.  I plan to have a throttle control…

Started by Joe Pringle

9 Dec 5, 2022
Reply by Bob Pustell

Core Crankshafts Grinding on Webs

Hi All I am about to start my engine build.  The core crankshaft I have has grinding on some of the webs.  Is that normal? Don't want to…

Started by Bradford Drown

0 Oct 24, 2022

Corvair Motor Mount Weld Fixture and other free Corvair stuff

I have some free Corvair related stuff for anyone willing to come get it in central Virginia.  Including: Set of stainless exhaust headers…

Started by Dan Dempsey

4 Jun 20, 2022

Azalea Spyder Engine

Hi folks, I am considering a Corvair "Spyder" engine from Azalea aviation for my Cruzer. If you are currently operating one - please share…

Started by John DiMattei

10 Jun 20, 2022
Reply by John DiMattei

Engine Test Stand

Started by Dan Dempsey

1 Jun 7, 2022
Reply by Dan Dempsey


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