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Re: California Screaming
Hairy green toads from Mars made STEADIRIC@aol.com say:
> Here in the States the Only place that you can get AvGas is at an Airport
> and it's running about $2.50/gal for 100LL..... It is not a good idea to
> use in a race engine or street engine because of the lo lubricity of the
> fuel and the lower flashpoint that is required for aircraft use hence the
> octane requirments.....
> Besides I'd like to see just how long your O2 Sensor is going to last
> with all that lead..... Not very...........
That's the rub. Last week at the local airport with some pilot
friends of mine, I asked about the "LL" designation on the gas.
"So, is it low enough to squeak by in a car?"
"Hahahahahahaha! That stuff has more lead than any auto gas ever did."
Andrew L. Duane (JOT-7) firstname.lastname@example.org
Digital Equipment Corporation (603)-881-1294
110 Spit Brook Road http://www.zk3.dec.com/~duane
Nashua, NH 03062-2698
Only my dog shares my opinions, and he has plenty of gas.