[rescue] RE: Small schools...
rescue at sunhelp.org
Fri Jun 22 08:14:41 CDT 2001
It's still leaded because if you use a more volatile mix, like the xylene
and toluene additives, they can evaporate at the reduced pressures during
high altitude flight.
Also, the lead is a lubricant, and helps extend the life of the aircraft
certified motors, most of which were designed during or just after world war
----- Original Message -----
From: "Joshua D. Boyd" <jdboyd at cs.millersville.edu>
To: <rescue at sunhelp.org>
Sent: Friday, June 22, 2001 8:57 AM
Subject: Re: [rescue] RE: Small schools...
> OK, now why is it leaded still, and what do europeans use?
> Joshua Boyd
> On Fri, 22 Jun 2001 sambo at charm.net wrote:
> > "Joshua D. Boyd" wrote:
> > >
> > > What is 100LL avgas, and what uses it? And why?
> > >
> > Aviation fuel. Airplanes. To power their engines.
> > ---sambo
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