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Walbro Engine Management Corporation is the world's largest manufacturer of carburetors for small engine applications, producing carburetors for outdoor power equipment, lawn-and-garden and marine outboard engines.
Edelbrock successfully entered the performance-oriented motorcycle parts aftermarket in 1994 with a popular line of high-performance manifolds and cylinder heads for Harley-Davidon's Evolution engine, the acquistion will add a series of high-performance carburetors and other production and aftermarket products.
RAY: It sounds like your carburetor is flooding and liquid gas is coming out the vents.
In gas carburetor the mixing of air and gaseous fuels needs to be in a proper ratio for a particular engine load and speed.
Champion said about 60 percent of its sales are for re-manufactured carburetors, which is a rapidly declining market since no American vehicles have been produced with carburetors since 1988.
It's the little aluminum plate that sits under the carburetor.
It said that while the inorganic mercury detected falls within the acceptable level, it may cause damage to the carburetors.
Productivity in the carburetors, pistons, and valves industry, as measured by output per employee hour, declined slightly at an average annual rate of 0.
industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in manufacturing and/or rebuilding carburetors, pistons, piston rings, and engine intake and exhaust valves.
During its operational life, the plant manufactured carburetors for gasoline- and diesel-powered engines.
The anticipated additional carburetor revenue and the favorable profit margins generated from remanufactured carburetors will support Champion during its continuing pursuit of new product opportunities.
When increased revenues are combined with favorable profit margins, as are reflected in remanufactured carburetors, the results become very palatable," Bragiel added.