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Engine Operation

Here is the original 1968 Continental Aircraft Engine Series IO-520 FAA Approved Operators Manual.

To download, Click Here.


The following articles are some of the best I've seen on the proper operation of your engine.  Some are more technical than others, but here they are for your perusal.


Leaning on the Ground

Why Over Square is Good

Operating Tips for Big Bore Continentals

Run that Fuel Tank Dry


These next ones are very good and need to be understood in order.


Manifold Pressure Sucks

Those Marvelous Props

Mixture Magic

Putting it All Together

Go Ahead!  Abuse your Engine

Last changed: May 30, 2009


Paul M. Whetstone, President


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