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carburetor

slang A hole on the side of a bong or other pipe that affects airflow. One typically covers the carburetor to allow smoke to fill the chamber and then uncovers it to inhale the smoke. Hold the carburetor and then release the smoke and inhale.

carburetor

n. a device for smoking cannabis that mixes the smoke with air. (Drugs.) I have a carburetor with the rest of my stash.
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Often, the same basic engine will produce greater power when a fuel injection system is fitted instead of a carburetor. As an example, consider the Lycoming 0-540 engine found in Piper Comanche 250 models.
Induction icing also can block the air intake to a carburetor.
Douglas [6] in his patented work has designed a carburetor which uses natural draw in order to preserve the energy generated by the system.
The Mesh geometry shown in Figure 2 is a 3- Dimensional model used to simulate the flow analysis in a carburetor with mesh grid density of around 270000 computational nodes is considered.
Cleaning your small engine's carburetor isn't terribly daunting, but I recommend that you have the service manual for your engine and a carburetor rebuild kit on hand before tackling the job.
"The benefits of upgrading a carburetor with the new mixing venturi include improved fuel efficiency, lower exhaust emissions and reduced maintenance requirements on the fuel system," said Continental Controls' Rick Fisher.
said Monday it will recall a total of 5,040 scooters of one model for free repair of defective wiring in equipment for warming a carburetor when the temperature is low.
They have created a handsome engine that s modern but retro with air-cooling, a carburetor, and pushrods activating two valves per cylinder.
Major differences between the cars occurred only when one, which had a carburetor, developed fuel system malfunctions, Lawryk and Weisel report in the March Environmental Science & Technology.
A carburetor that has become loose will definitely prevent the saw from running.
When the temperature and dewpoint are entered into a carburetor icing probability chart, the result is in the "Icing-cruise or climb power" category.
"The ECV5 can be used in conjunction with a carburetor, but to control the fuel in that setup, the ECV5 has to chase the profile up and down a wider scale.
The engine developed by SwRI researcher Susumi Ariga and colleagues (see diagram) uses a fuel injector rather than a carburetor to mix fuel with air for combustion.
Since water doesn't burn well in piston engines, some roughness should be expected when clearing a carburetor icing occurrence.
Later, when I started flying a Cherokee 140, was briefed that while it, too, had a carburetor and a carb heat control, the checklist didn't require its use as often as the two-seat Cessna's.