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Forum: performance & modifications Today, 12:29 PM
Replies: 36
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Posted By linuxman51
200hp cheap? Slap that hoe with a 125 shot.

200hp cheap? Slap that hoe with a 125 shot.
Forum: performance & modifications Today, 12:24 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 403
Posted By linuxman51
it doesn't. I can answer that.

it doesn't. I can answer that.
Forum: performance & modifications Today, 09:59 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,366
Posted By linuxman51
to be fair, John's trumpeting things that most...

to be fair, John's trumpeting things that most people that have been here for a while either think or say, and that is "search noob".

We have the internet, the google translate has been good...
Forum: projects & restorations Today, 09:25 AM
Replies: 3,026
Views: 392,139
Posted By linuxman51
I didn't last time, I dunno. I did get the other...

I didn't last time, I dunno. I did get the other two sets of rings yesterday. Summit.. two boxes with two sets per, shipped from the same place a day apart.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-23-2018, 09:08 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,755
Posted By linuxman51
we'll work it in post upgrades ;) I've also...

we'll work it in post upgrades ;)

I've also gotta get the blue 242 down the track a couple times, but I'm waiting on it's owner for that..
Forum: performance & modifications 05-23-2018, 09:06 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,366
Posted By linuxman51
google translate is pretty good if the 6 inches...

google translate is pretty good if the 6 inches between your ears works well enough.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-22-2018, 03:07 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 419
Posted By linuxman51
yeah that'd do it. the thread is the same, so use...

yeah that'd do it. the thread is the same, so use whatever goes with the instrument cluster.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-22-2018, 02:27 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 419
Posted By linuxman51
the temp sender for the gauge is what's missing...

the temp sender for the gauge is what's missing from the head. I didn't use the support bracket on mine, but it gets a spacer iirc.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-22-2018, 01:19 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,366
Posted By linuxman51
it's not a very good design.. the individual...

it's not a very good design.. the individual runner numbers are not godawful, but if you measure the unit performance as a whole, it's not much more than just a single runner.

things I would think...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-22-2018, 12:45 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,366
Posted By linuxman51
mm, so from a while back, the intake manifold...

mm, so from a while back, the intake manifold doesn't do you any favors in stock form, and is typically a hindrance with even a moderately ported 8v. Do you per chance have a datalog of the dyno pull...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-22-2018, 08:49 AM
Replies: 3,026
Views: 392,139
Posted By linuxman51
dem rangz shipped finally. need to figure out...

dem rangz shipped finally. need to figure out which machine shop around here I can take the block to for accurate borin' and honin'
Forum: events 05-21-2018, 01:47 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,173
Posted By linuxman51
http://i0.kym-cdn.com/entries/icons/original/000/0...

http://i0.kym-cdn.com/entries/icons/original/000/001/030/DButt.jpg

IFTFY
Forum: performance & modifications 05-18-2018, 10:57 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 9,094
Posted By linuxman51
couple ways to get it working based on what we...

couple ways to get it working based on what we know about lh, doesn't change the fact that it's kind of a silly thing, bu ymmv.

anyway, could intercept the rpm signal going from ezk to lh, that's...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-18-2018, 10:31 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 707
Posted By linuxman51
all of mine are done that way I think. the 940...

all of mine are done that way I think. the 940 doesn't fluctuate too much unless you fill up (and then it depends on what you're putting in). I haven't had to fool with it in forever, and Im...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-16-2018, 09:22 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 707
Posted By linuxman51
that's the problem with flex and uS... and to a...

that's the problem with flex and uS... and to a certain extent ms3, but it's better there... you really need table blending to take care of some of the possible transient issues (the fallback is to...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-15-2018, 09:53 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 707
Posted By linuxman51
I should probably do that for the 940, I'm using...

I should probably do that for the 940, I'm using the basic flex setup and it's close enough for me not to fool with it. I think I have it add 2 degrees of timing for full e85 or something like that....
Forum: projects & restorations 05-15-2018, 09:37 AM
Replies: 3,026
Views: 392,139
Posted By linuxman51
probably not over the up pipe. I think it was 35...

probably not over the up pipe. I think it was 35 or 4 last time anyway haha.

rangz ordered. we finna do this thing (for about 10 minutes, and then it'll sit for a month haha)
Forum: projects & restorations 05-14-2018, 04:01 PM
Replies: 3,026
Views: 392,139
Posted By linuxman51
finally got off my dead ass and got ahold of the...

finally got off my dead ass and got ahold of the folks at weisco (after sitting on hold for what seemed like an unusually long period of time), got the info I needed. not too bad, said for a filled...
Forum: aftermarket engine management 05-10-2018, 11:51 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,089
Posted By linuxman51
if it's a v2 micro, I think you have to have an...

if it's a v2 micro, I think you have to have an external vr conditioner, right?

anyway, regarding the firmware,software... when you upgrade to ms&se, tunerstudio will auto detect and download (if...
Forum: showroom 05-09-2018, 10:15 AM
Replies: 203
Views: 30,654
Posted By linuxman51
not sure it's a find, since it's not a secret.

not sure it's a find, since it's not a secret.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-09-2018, 09:35 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,503
Posted By linuxman51
it's NA and it wasn't whooped to begin with....

it's NA and it wasn't whooped to begin with. you're not likely to feel much of anything until you put a manly man cam in there
Forum: projects & restorations 05-07-2018, 04:19 PM
Replies: 630
Views: 124,044
Posted By linuxman51
11.3 iirc, he might have the full rundown. I'm...

11.3 iirc, he might have the full rundown. I'm tempted to upload the video of the cam'd and nitrous'd camaro bitching out from racing
Forum: events 05-07-2018, 03:39 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,173
Posted By linuxman51
lmao. I'm pretty sure I left my stainless ladle...

lmao. I'm pretty sure I left my stainless ladle last year, I'll be looking for it this time around. Hopefully some other miscreant hasn't run off with it in the interim.
Forum: events 05-07-2018, 11:31 AM
Replies: 122
Views: 5,816
Posted By linuxman51
a more distinguished Isaac ...

a more distinguished Isaac
http://www.pbase.com/kdh51/image/167437584.jpg

not sure what this was all about, it appeared some time saturday
http://www.pbase.com/kdh51/image/167437586.jpg
...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-07-2018, 11:08 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,755
Posted By linuxman51
clarification, the username for Isaac is Isaac,...

clarification, the username for Isaac is Isaac, as in mr babcock from south flo ridah
Forum: performance & modifications 05-06-2018, 03:42 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,755
Posted By linuxman51
finally took my R down the track (second of 2...

finally took my R down the track (second of 2 passes, completely stock 2004 v70r)
http://www.pbase.com/kdh51/image/167433704.jpg

Isaac ran a 15.2 in his at like 94.5mph

sam turned in an 11.3...
Forum: events 05-04-2018, 01:43 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 5,816
Posted By linuxman51
that'd be half the reason to come ;)

that'd be half the reason to come ;)
Forum: events 05-04-2018, 12:39 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 5,816
Posted By linuxman51
I'm dippin around 130 or so

I'm dippin around 130 or so
Forum: events 05-04-2018, 09:12 AM
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Views: 5,816
Posted By linuxman51
bad breakfast this morning better not spell bad...

bad breakfast this morning better not spell bad omen for the weekend. excited to wrap up the work day and get to the fun stuff!
Forum: events 05-03-2018, 11:33 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 5,816
Posted By linuxman51
that's gonna be a haul, have fun, be safe!

that's gonna be a haul, have fun, be safe!
Forum: events 05-03-2018, 01:48 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 5,816
Posted By linuxman51
well I mean we tight dawg, whatchu want?

well I mean we tight dawg, whatchu want?
Forum: events 05-03-2018, 09:31 AM
Replies: 122
Views: 5,816
Posted By linuxman51
I'm smokin an ass fo sho, I figured the grill...

I'm smokin an ass fo sho, I figured the grill would be kept going more or less all day, and that we'd kinda play it by ear saturday since there's like 3 grocery stores in a 5 mile radius lol.
...
Forum: events 05-03-2018, 09:29 AM
Replies: 122
Views: 5,816
Posted By linuxman51
yeah technically it's the 16v wagon at 333.8,...

yeah technically it's the 16v wagon at 333.8, over the 242 at 330.x

if you have big dreams (and that's cool), you're going to need to put corn in it, and we're gonna have to be careful with the...
Forum: events 05-03-2018, 09:27 AM
Replies: 122
Views: 5,816
Posted By linuxman51
at the moment it's a toss up between the blue 16v...

at the moment it's a toss up between the blue 16v wagon from lower alabama, and the blue 242 that I've been working on. I'll have to consult the graphs to see.. I wanna say the 16v one made a little...
Forum: showroom 05-02-2018, 02:31 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 402
Posted By linuxman51
you're going to want insulation, that thing's...

you're going to want insulation, that thing's gonna be an oven in about a month and a half. but, space! woohoo! hot shade is better than hot sunny driveway any day of the week
Forum: events 05-02-2018, 02:22 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 5,816
Posted By linuxman51
this reminds me, I need to set up a guest network...

this reminds me, I need to set up a guest network so I don't get any more DMCA notices hahahaha
Forum: events 05-02-2018, 01:39 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 5,816
Posted By linuxman51
keep in mind tho, that's a 16v, not an 8v. you...

keep in mind tho, that's a 16v, not an 8v. you can't go throwing singles in there. gotta be twankies fiddies and hundos
Forum: events 05-02-2018, 01:39 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 5,816
Posted By linuxman51
throwing dollar bills under the hood is a proven...

throwing dollar bills under the hood is a proven way to abate some issues.
Forum: events 05-01-2018, 03:07 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 5,816
Posted By linuxman51
I'm not toying with anything.. don't have enough...

I'm not toying with anything.. don't have enough free time for those kinds of shens
Forum: events 05-01-2018, 08:44 AM
Replies: 122
Views: 5,816
Posted By linuxman51
I reached out to the Issac. Unsure of his...

I reached out to the Issac. Unsure of his intentions, but apparently his S.O. was expressing a fair amount of interest in attending as well. I did remind him that we're all a bit older these days and...
Forum: article composition 04-30-2018, 04:04 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 21,250
Posted By linuxman51
one thing I did that made life a bit easier, was...

one thing I did that made life a bit easier, was press the bearings off the old diff and then hone (well, I used my porting tool and an 80 grit sand roll) out the inner part of the old bearings to...
Forum: article composition 04-29-2018, 01:23 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 21,250
Posted By linuxman51
that was not clear in the write up. Oh wells.

that was not clear in the write up. Oh wells.
Forum: aftermarket engine management 04-26-2018, 08:57 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,368
Posted By linuxman51
it could over time, I would probably get it...

it could over time, I would probably get it repaired and split the load across both drivers if you can.
Forum: article composition 04-26-2018, 12:01 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 21,250
Posted By linuxman51
not sure if things have changed, but the 89449...

not sure if things have changed, but the 89449 bearing is the wrong size for the -588 sitting in the shop right now. (not to mention it's huge in comparison to the volvo bearing on the g80)
Race is...
Forum: projects & restorations 04-25-2018, 11:38 PM
Replies: 1,217
Views: 182,206
Posted By linuxman51
mini sledge with 2 hands is what I used. not...

mini sledge with 2 hands is what I used. not saying it's easy, cause it wasn't
Forum: projects & restorations 04-25-2018, 08:27 PM
Replies: 3,026
Views: 392,139
Posted By linuxman51
I outsourced that to captain bondo (the other...

I outsourced that to captain bondo (the other kenny), I can't weld that nicely lol
Forum: projects & restorations 04-25-2018, 02:57 PM
Replies: 3,026
Views: 392,139
Posted By linuxman51
probably ought to given the change in direction...

probably ought to given the change in direction of coolant flow.. Hadn't really gotten there yet.
Forum: projects & restorations 04-25-2018, 01:35 PM
Replies: 3,026
Views: 392,139
Posted By linuxman51
kicking rocks again. ...

kicking rocks again.
http://www.pbase.com/kdh51/image/167377573.jpg

did that a few weeks ago, but life has been... hectic (and customer work takes priority).
got a hit in to weisco to get the...
Forum: performance & modifications 04-25-2018, 09:50 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,230
Posted By linuxman51
As far as the OP's question.. it depends. you...

As far as the OP's question.. it depends. you have a much higher critical speed with a two piece, and you can dial things in a little more easily. Obviously you've added a layer of complexity to it,...
Forum: performance & modifications 04-25-2018, 09:42 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,230
Posted By linuxman51
not really.. it doesn't cost cubic dollars to get...

not really.. it doesn't cost cubic dollars to get 500hp out of one, you're basically talking springs, cam, and like a TBSS intake. If you're hung up on 500whp, you add a little squeeze for effect.
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