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Forum: projects & restorations 11-08-2018, 09:44 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,167
Posted By 740atl
:love: How are you going to control the...

:love:

How are you going to control the 5hp30?
Forum: performance & modifications 09-27-2018, 03:04 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,312
Posted By 740atl
It would destroy the resale value of your classic...

It would destroy the resale value of your classic car... /runs and hides
Forum: performance & modifications 09-25-2018, 06:16 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 773
Posted By 740atl
The brown wagon was running 10's IIRC. Video on...

The brown wagon was running 10's IIRC. Video on 1320.com
Forum: performance & modifications 08-28-2018, 08:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 841
Posted By 740atl
I’ve used the fiberglass and reflective hose but...

I’ve used the fiberglass and reflective hose but in my last install I just rerouted the entire fuel line to the passenger side. Much less stuff in the way.

I started using late model volvo...
Forum: projects & restorations 08-19-2018, 01:35 PM
Replies: 255
Views: 40,467
Posted By 740atl
Looks great. Are you using adapters or 5x114.3...

Looks great. Are you using adapters or 5x114.3 rims?
Forum: performance & modifications 08-17-2018, 06:19 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,922
Posted By 740atl
Massive drops in compression ratios due to octane...

Massive drops in compression ratios due to octane changes killed the so-called muscle cars.

Catalytic converters converters made their way onto the scene in the mid-late 70's and the technology...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-16-2018, 03:14 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,370
Posted By 740atl
What about the pre-90 manifold? It has a nice...

What about the pre-90 manifold? It has a nice flat bottom for mounting an external gate.
Forum: projects & restorations 08-13-2018, 08:26 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,511
Posted By 740atl
Looks awesome! Do you have more information on...

Looks awesome! Do you have more information on the axle alignment tubes shown in post 17?

EDIT.... found it! ...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-13-2018, 08:11 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,026
Posted By 740atl
Keep at it dude. I understand the desire to not...

Keep at it dude. I understand the desire to not blow the motor up. I definitely got bolder once I had a knock sensor on the megasquirt board to listen in for me. Before I always just had a friend...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-11-2018, 02:37 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,884
Posted By 740atl
I’m not trying to argue at all. I’m simply saying...

I’m not trying to argue at all. I’m simply saying that staring at dyno numbers is like comparing sausages. Dyno numbers on the same car can vary even in the same day. Don’t get me wrong, they’re...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-11-2018, 01:58 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,884
Posted By 740atl
What’s your dyno sheet’s trap speed? (Quoting...

What’s your dyno sheet’s trap speed? (Quoting Sam’s t-shirt)

Dyno plots give an indication of power but trap speeds tell you what you have for real. What’s your trap speed?
Forum: performance & modifications 08-11-2018, 01:49 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,884
Posted By 740atl
More meaningful would be to share quarter mile...

More meaningful would be to share quarter mile slips.
Forum: performance & modifications 08-10-2018, 04:53 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,435
Posted By 740atl
I responded to this thread because you said you...

I responded to this thread because you said you were going to do the job yourself.

My answer is no. I have zero time for teenage drama.
Forum: performance & modifications 08-08-2018, 08:31 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,033
Posted By 740atl
THe M&H 24.5x8.5 are really wide and require much...

THe M&H 24.5x8.5 are really wide and require much more than the 6" rim.
Forum: performance & modifications 08-08-2018, 09:43 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,033
Posted By 740atl
MIckey thompson 24.5 8 15 et slicks. For me the...

MIckey thompson 24.5 8 15 et slicks. For me the 26’s were too big.

They fit ok under my 242. Had to remove the triangles.

Also the Draco is at the limit for width. If you found a 15x7 it would...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-08-2018, 02:15 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,435
Posted By 740atl
Hey kid, “if someone made you an offer, please...

Hey kid, “if someone made you an offer, please respond.”

I have things to do and if you’re backing out it would be nice to know.
Forum: performance & modifications 08-07-2018, 09:04 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,435
Posted By 740atl
So the 18th is off? Crickets?

So the 18th is off?

Crickets?
Forum: performance & modifications 08-07-2018, 12:32 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,025
Posted By 740atl
In that case it can’t hurt. Add to your parts...

In that case it can’t hurt. Add to your parts list the ma3 chip and get the internal knock sensor. The trick to keeping the ringlands intact is not detonating.
Forum: performance & modifications 08-07-2018, 11:53 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,025
Posted By 740atl
What’s your goal for the motor? Btw the 13mm...

What’s your goal for the motor? Btw the 13mm rods are forged... but very bendy.
Forum: projects & restorations 08-05-2018, 02:21 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,277
Posted By 740atl
LOL... the thread is one hour old and already has...

LOL... the thread is one hour old and already has a 1 star rating. Keep em coming!!!
Forum: projects & restorations 08-05-2018, 01:50 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,277
Posted By 740atl
my bud's 242. the anti-horsepower challenge

Been working on my buddy's 242 for a while. He picked it up years ago from a Tb member. It was an original 242 turbo kjet car but the motor was blown and we had just finished blowing up many other...
Forum: projects & restorations 08-04-2018, 08:11 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 31,006
Posted By 740atl
Ok cool. So he’s still running the stock water...

Ok cool. So he’s still running the stock water pump.

What about power... this is being done at or close to 2bar or around 28psi boost?
Forum: projects & restorations 08-04-2018, 07:35 AM
Replies: 103
Views: 31,006
Posted By 740atl
Is this an electric water pump or are you using...

Is this an electric water pump or are you using it as a vacuum pump for crankcase ventilation?
Forum: performance & modifications 07-31-2018, 07:00 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,089
Posted By 740atl
Looks like a hall sensor.

Looks like a hall sensor.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-31-2018, 04:39 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,089
Posted By 740atl
I'm not sure the early distributor has the hall...

I'm not sure the early distributor has the hall sensor in it. Pop off the rotor and check.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-30-2018, 05:45 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,269
Posted By 740atl
I just did a google search for "driveshaft shop"...

I just did a google search for "driveshaft shop" in NY and found several. You might have to travel a little. My local driveshaft shop isn't very chatty on the phone. I brought them my stuff and...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-27-2018, 05:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 865
Posted By 740atl
It's nice to be prepared than surprised. He'll...

It's nice to be prepared than surprised. He'll more than certainly need to swap aw70 for aw71 when he starts applying power. He technically doesn't "need" a turbo either.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-26-2018, 09:21 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 865
Posted By 740atl
http://forums.turbobricks.com/showpost.php?p=44807...

http://forums.turbobricks.com/showpost.php?p=4480717&postcount=37

The 2005 link is old and needs a bit of updating.

Here’s a more modern link.

Yes you can add a turbo to your current engine....
Forum: performance & modifications 07-25-2018, 01:02 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,328
Posted By 740atl
Well that kinda changes things. power and...

Well that kinda changes things.

power and reliability are not two things that one looks for in a +T... be realistic of your goals.

It looks like you have the injector and turbo to support ...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-25-2018, 05:32 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,328
Posted By 740atl
and one more. ...

and one more. http://forums.turbobricks.com/showpost.php?p=4480717&postcount=37

Assume you've just +T'd your car. Your next purchase should be: A wbo2 sensor/gauge
Forum: performance & modifications 07-23-2018, 03:21 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,847
Posted By 740atl
I know there are people on the board with a lot...

I know there are people on the board with a lot of disposable income... and if you wanted to spend $1000 to $1600 on new AC system I don't see anything wrong with that... more power to you.

OP......
Forum: projects & restorations 07-23-2018, 03:01 PM
Replies: 255
Views: 40,467
Posted By 740atl
EDIT>>> I Looked at the graph... I guess I...

EDIT>>> I Looked at the graph...

I guess I still have a couple questions. How does MS account for the increased flow? Does it have a fuel pump output vs voltage table or do you correct for it in...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-23-2018, 02:44 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,728
Posted By 740atl
Sure. You're right. If you have the opportunity...

Sure. You're right. If you have the opportunity to spend the $550 on a turbo car in good shape then do it and get it done.

Round these parts $550 turbo cars are usually on their last...
Forum: projects & restorations 07-23-2018, 02:29 PM
Replies: 191
Views: 27,977
Posted By 740atl
It's hard to see what's going on with the door...

It's hard to see what's going on with the door panel. Could you take a higher res shot? I'm considering making a set of my own and I'm interested in what other people are doing.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-23-2018, 02:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 537
Posted By 740atl
What do your plugs look like? Time for a new...

What do your plugs look like? Time for a new set? If they're new what's the gap?
Forum: performance & modifications 07-23-2018, 02:22 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,728
Posted By 740atl
<< imagines what he could pull from the JY for...

<< imagines what he could pull from the JY for 1200 bucks...

Others have answered... If you've got the coin for a possibly better motor, then go for it. However I don't know if there's a test...
Forum: events 07-22-2018, 07:38 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 992
Posted By 740atl
N vs S is relative in NJ. Whole lotta people...

N vs S is relative in NJ. Whole lotta people consider anything south of 195 to be south jersey and a whole lotta people south of 70 consider everything north of it to be a different state.

South...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-22-2018, 04:29 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,029
Posted By 740atl
Two things you can do with an intake, cram...

Two things you can do with an intake, cram pressurized air into it, or a wet shot of nitrous... those are performance topics.... I digress. Carry on.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-22-2018, 04:11 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,029
Posted By 740atl
Are we really having a discussion about intake...

Are we really having a discussion about intake air box flapper valves in the performance forum or did we turn into the brickboard overnight?

Step 1 rip the air box out and make room for a bigger...
Forum: events 07-22-2018, 06:59 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 992
Posted By 740atl
Sounds cool.

Sounds cool.
Forum: projects & restorations 07-07-2018, 05:41 AM
Replies: 255
Views: 40,467
Posted By 740atl
I might be answering my own question again, but...

I might be answering my own question again, but if the pump output is increased at the same kPa/RPM, then that is something that would require less VE at the same kPa/RPM which means a bit of...
Forum: projects & restorations 07-06-2018, 05:35 PM
Replies: 255
Views: 40,467
Posted By 740atl
Andrew what does the fuel pump booster do? Does...

Andrew what does the fuel pump booster do? Does the increased voltage correlate with increased pump output?

btw, lovin the build.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-06-2018, 08:39 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,447
Posted By 740atl
In what vehicle does that turbo hit 200kpa quick?...

In what vehicle does that turbo hit 200kpa quick?

Would be near my last choice for a b230 with stock auto.... stall speed of say 2000rpm. Unless you’re hitting it with a shot of nitrous on the...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-06-2018, 06:51 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,179
Posted By 740atl
not everybody will scrutinize. Nice build.

not everybody will scrutinize. Nice build.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-03-2018, 09:32 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 836
Posted By 740atl
Welcome to 2009. ...

Welcome to 2009.

http://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=158835
Forum: aftermarket engine management 06-26-2018, 03:38 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,513
Posted By 740atl
New Walbro 450. Lean spike gone. AFR flat again.

New Walbro 450. Lean spike gone. AFR flat again.
Forum: aftermarket engine management 06-24-2018, 04:38 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,513
Posted By 740atl
No. Only when I drop the hammer.

No. Only when I drop the hammer.
Forum: aftermarket engine management 06-23-2018, 12:07 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,513
Posted By 740atl
Yes indeed.

Yes indeed.
Forum: aftermarket engine management 06-22-2018, 09:05 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,513
Posted By 740atl
Fuzzy line is knock input. The deal with e85...

Fuzzy line is knock input.

The deal with e85 is that you leave the wideband alone and just multiply the ve table by 40-50% until the afr you’re expecting shows up on the wideband. There are a...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-22-2018, 07:01 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 797
Posted By 740atl
what size schrader on b230 fuel line? Want to log fuel pressure.

Does anyone know the size of the schrader valve on the b230 fuel rails? I have a 100psi 1/8 npt pressure transducer that I want to use to log fuel pressure.

GM sells an adapter to mount directly...
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