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I set my mixture screws by the idle drop or hang method and don't care too much what happens to the idle while turning the screws.

I make a adjustment and blip the throttle. And see what the idle does. Hang, dip low, or settle to a steady idle right away........

And its a small blip.


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I'll give that a shot ... Thanks guys


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since my other post wasn't responded to maybe starting another new thread will catch someones attention.
No, please don't do that. If your thread isn't getting any replies, bump it up: post to it to bring it back to the top of the active threads list.

With the number of posts on here, it doesn't take long for a thread to disappear off the first page. It's no use leaving a thread alone for a week, and then complaining that you have no replies!

BTW, there is a lot of info on carb tuning here, in the Carb Tuning And Jetting Sticky Index.
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I want a more broad area of input maybe something that worked for someone else not necessarily on an ironhead

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