SimJet Turbine Direct Support Direct support for SimJet Turbines provided here.

Simjet 2300 problem

Old 09-29-2013, 12:37 PM
The Flying Scot
Thread Starter
Join Date: Jul 2002
Location: Longniddry, UNITED KINGDOM
Posts: 61
Likes: 0
Received 0 Likes on 0 Posts
Default Simjet 2300 problem

Does anyone know what is used to restrict the fuel to the lubrication tubes on the Simjet 2300? and also where it is located.
While running the engine yesterday and approaching 3/4 throttle the turbine started to roar and a blue flame about 20cm long appeared at the tail cone and the centre started to glow red there was also a lot of smoke. It also ran on for a little time after turning off fuel so it seems that there was extra fuel lying in the chamber still to burn.
I decided to check the plumbing under the front cover and tried blowing through the lubrication pipe there does seem some restriction but not much. does anyone know how much restriction there should be?

Old 10-29-2013, 01:29 AM
K Jorgensen
Senior Member
My Feedback: (2)
K Jorgensen's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2003
Location: Ebeltoft, DENMARK
Posts: 318
Likes: 0
Received 1 Like on 1 Post

Hi Art

Maybe I can help you, please contact me on
[email protected]

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Thread Tools
Search this Thread

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service - Do Not Sell My Personal Information -

Copyright 2021 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.