Re: PW JT-8D Cruise Parameters for MD88 and B-727

From:         flynn@pncl.co.uk (chris flynn)
Organization: Pinnacle Internet Services
Date:         21 Nov 95 01:20:32 
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flynn@pncl.co.uk (chris flynn) wrote:

>tristar500@aol.com (TriStar500) wrote:

>>>First of all, my question is... what are these numbers?!? ... 1990-2000?


>>1990 is 1.990; 2000 is 2.000.

>>> E.P.R. is usually around 1.00 or so.

>>With the engine shutdown it is. The EPR indicator dial starts at 1.0 and
>>goes up to 2.6. Takeoff power is usually around 2.0.

>Does the 727 have a different 8D?
>I know the -15 quite well (I'm licensed on it) and epr at max power is
>around 1.6.

Ignore me, brain death in progress.
Max EPR RB211-22B = 1.6ish
Max EPR JT8D-15 = much bigger number.
Duh.
Gone.