View Single Post
      10-25-2011, 10:45 AM   #54
Red Bread
Brigadier General
Drives: My wife's car
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: Dallas, TX

Posts: 4,269
iTrader: (0)

Garage List
Originally Posted by BH_Fanaticos77 View Post
Yes, I was wrong using the term inherently balanced. I was actually referring to a need for balancing shaft and the angles I listed do not need them to make the engines smooth. However, you are right regarding inline and flat 6 they are in fact completely balanced.

As far as the V12 any angle is balanced since we have each bank as a inline 6 which is balanced on its own. Therefore making any angle in the V12 just as balanced.
Good point, didn't think V12's all the way through, but you're certainly correct.
Red Bread is offline   United_States
Reply With Quote