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SU Carbs

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I know this is not French but think it might interest some here, a lady on the Birmingham history forum popped this link in, while telling about her father's work days.

https://www.calverst.com/technical-info ... history/

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Re: SU Carbs

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Wow...what a read! Takes me back through several generations of Rovers and Austin-Morris/Leyland from the 1930s through to the late '70s.

I still have a Gunson's Carbalancer in the workshop, left over from years of balancing twin and triple SU and other carbs
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and still have the knack for gently lifting the piston pin to listen for that rise-then-fall of idle speed, which showed that the mixture was just right.