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Old 07-14-2008, 06:27 PM   #33 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by metromizer View Post
As if this wasn't confusing enough...

Piston speed isn't constant, right?
I typically see it rated as Mean (average) Piston Speed. Also bear in mind that rod length alters the time that the piston is near/ at TDC/ BDC. It is actually an incredibly complicated science once you get down to the tid bits.

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I concluded the whole thing is one giant compromise.
I second your conclusion.
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