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After all this time it RUNS, there is oil pressure so now I have to tune it, which brings me to my question, I normally balance carbs with a bit of hosepipe but I have noticed the Gunson balancing kit on fleabay, has anyone tried one of these or are you all using the German gauge?

Peter

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I always used a manometer from http://www.carbtune.co.uk to balance them & a colortune http://www.gunson.co.uk/product/G4074 to set the idle mixture worked perfectly every time. :thumbup:

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John W

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