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Author Topic:   advancing the cam?
SHADEB
Dirt Roller

Total posts: 6
posted March 25, 2005 04:44 PM  
You should check more into your cam. A lot of performance type cams already have 4 degrees advance ground in them. If that's the case, it should make your choice a lot easier (and I most likely wouldn't retard it any).

[This message has been edited by supwitchew (edited March 25, 2005).]

petordragon
Dirt Maniac

Total posts: 167
posted March 29, 2005 06:44 AM  
advancing the cam moves the power range up the rpm scale.

ruggs66
Dirt Maniac

Total posts: 193
posted March 29, 2005 07:00 AM  
No it doesn't.

It gives more low end.

people advance them to make up for a big duration cam to get more power off the corners.

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Whitelightning
Dirt Freak

Total posts: 429
posted March 29, 2005 07:52 AM  
Thats right advance the cam = more bottom end, retard cam = more top end

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