View Single Post
Old 03-13-2019, 03:44 PM   #31 (permalink)
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: Everett WA
Posts: 508
Thanks: 67
Thanked 164 Times in 124 Posts
litesong wrote: not efficiently burned.......
Originally Posted by jakobnev View Post
Octane doesn't work like that.
litesong wrote: So...... gasoline engineers, who design 87 octane gasoline engines & specify 87 octane 100% gasoline(E0) for their engines, do NOT do so, for efficient operations?
So, that explains why the "ethanol in gasoline industry" is happy to pump accurate
82.3 octane gasoline & 114 octane ethanol (E15) into 87 octane designed gasoline engines.

Last edited by litesong; 03-13-2019 at 04:13 PM..
  Reply With Quote