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Safe Sustainable EGT #'s?

What can I safely run my EGT's up to for extended periods?

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i'd guess 1200-1400

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these engines can sustain 1450* without skipping a beat...the dasdaq preset warning for EGT from spartan is 1600 though...wierd

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ive ran 1300 with no problems at all


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1250-1300 sustained to stay safe. Pistons start to melt at some point...

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1250-1300 sustained to stay safe. Pistons start to melt at some point...
the factory settings defuel at a higher temp than that...

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When you guys are running 1/4 mile with the 310 Spartan, what are you seeing for EGTs by the end of the run? Thanks, Mike

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