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Forum: projects & restorations 06-12-2018, 12:03 AM
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Posted By aristg
Thanks a lot Mr Tompoes :)

Thanks a lot Mr Tompoes :)
Forum: projects & restorations 06-11-2018, 01:58 AM
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Posted By aristg
Burger orders are a perfect reason for solving...

Burger orders are a perfect reason for solving this kind of problems. Until you reach the point that you say to the guy who takes the order the phrase: "Hello, the usual" .. Then everything is over...
Forum: projects & restorations 06-05-2018, 06:09 AM
Replies: 97
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Posted By aristg
Well, i assume it will be, and it mostly depends...

Well, i assume it will be, and it mostly depends on your influence :-P
Forum: projects & restorations 06-04-2018, 06:50 AM
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Posted By aristg
@MSGGrunt: Really ? They still exist ? Never...

@MSGGrunt: Really ? They still exist ? Never thought of ordering them .. lol .. I guess i went the "el cheapo" way !! The resin alone will for sure make the panels waterproof and harder. But if you...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-31-2018, 12:34 PM
Replies: 97
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Posted By aristg
@brickcupra Thanks a lot pal :) I assume you have...

@brickcupra Thanks a lot pal :) I assume you have taken your brick for a spin !! Well, i studied for a bit in the UK, so this is how i know some English .. Unfortunately i am better at writing than...
Forum: projects & restorations 04-03-2018, 04:17 AM
Replies: 97
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Posted By aristg
Yes, the first tests sound really good and crisp...

Yes, the first tests sound really good and crisp ! I was a bit unlucky with the source's outputs which were not line out, and with the speakers i found to buy on that day (Sony) that i was in a...
Forum: projects & restorations 04-02-2018, 03:54 AM
Replies: 97
Views: 26,538
Posted By aristg
Post The story continues from post #41 The old...

The story continues from post #41


The old one

https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4769/25360439547_c07c4c906c_b.jpg

The new one
...
Forum: projects & restorations 04-02-2018, 03:51 AM
Replies: 97
Views: 26,538
Posted By aristg
Well thanks DZ :) You have learned some proper...

Well thanks DZ :) You have learned some proper Greek as it seems !! Yes the IC works fine up to a point :)

Thanks for your good words !!
Forum: performance & modifications 03-03-2018, 05:29 PM
Replies: 27
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Posted By aristg
Ok, now this makes more sense ! Thanks

Ok, now this makes more sense ! Thanks
Forum: performance & modifications 03-03-2018, 04:14 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,120
Posted By aristg
Ok. I don't understand it at all. Then...

Ok. I don't understand it at all.

Then explain to me. My car produces @5000 rpm 419 ft.lbs of torque at the rear wheels , and Gary's @5000 rpm 270ft.lbs.

So same RPM.

Calculating as above...
Forum: performance & modifications 03-03-2018, 03:10 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,120
Posted By aristg
Ok, you assume 500ft on the flywheel above. ...

Ok, you assume 500ft on the flywheel above.

The result for my car is 58 kg.m at the wheel. 4th gear (1:1) and 3.73 rear end. Which means 419 ft.lbs

Similarly Gary's car has 269 ft.lbs measured...
Forum: performance & modifications 03-01-2018, 10:08 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,120
Posted By aristg
Didn't know that term fwhp !! Well, i am...

Didn't know that term fwhp !!

Well, i am not trying to find the exact numbers, i got the idea since in another thread someone was talking about 500 ft lbs of torque at the flywheel, which seems...
Forum: performance & modifications 03-01-2018, 04:26 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,120
Posted By aristg
Ok, since we are talking about specific points...

Ok, since we are talking about specific points (max values) lets set some more variables. Max torque at 4500 rpm and max power at 6000 rpm.

This formula is for ft-lbs so 400 Nm = 295 ft-lbs @...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-28-2018, 08:41 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,120
Posted By aristg
Question Wheel HP-Torque & Engine HP-Torque Relation

Lets say we dyno a car on 4th gear (1:1 ratio) which has a 3.73 ratio differential. Also lets assume the peak results are 300whp and 400NM (measured at the wheel .. not hubs). The wheel is a 18"...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-23-2018, 07:06 PM
Replies: 12
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Posted By aristg
Very easy installation are Recaros from Lancia...

Very easy installation are Recaros from Lancia Integrale .. Check my build thread if you want to see how they fit ..
Forum: projects & restorations 02-16-2018, 04:39 AM
Replies: 97
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Posted By aristg
Lol ... seems that you are well informed about...

Lol ... seems that you are well informed about our local tricks :P
Forum: projects & restorations 02-15-2018, 05:52 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 26,538
Posted By aristg
Thanks man !! Hopefully i will book a dyno...

Thanks man !! Hopefully i will book a dyno session soon to see if this power is limited by the gas available here, or the engine is at its limit for the current setup. Unfortunately we don't have...
Forum: projects & restorations 02-13-2018, 03:42 AM
Replies: 97
Views: 26,538
Posted By aristg
Good, i just need a proper location to install...

Good, i just need a proper location to install it. Where have you put it ? Behind the radio ?
Forum: projects & restorations 02-12-2018, 06:23 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 26,538
Posted By aristg
Some interior changes @Post #41 ......

Some interior changes @Post #41 ... http://forums.turbobricks.com/showpost.php?p=5403314&postcount=41
Forum: performance & modifications 02-07-2018, 05:11 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 365
Posted By aristg
I do have access to waterjet. Also have the cad...

I do have access to waterjet. Also have the cad file that was online at some point. On top of that i have a pre 90's manifold i took off my B21ET.

I made my manifold by waterjetting 2 0,6mm 316...
Forum: performance & modifications 01-31-2018, 02:14 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 622
Posted By aristg
Post Kjet airbox is good for about 250-300 whp when...

Kjet airbox is good for about 250-300 whp when not being opened up (but having all the stuff below it removed) and combined with a free flow filter. Also is very nice for using it for cold air...
Forum: performance & modifications 01-28-2018, 06:32 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,146
Posted By aristg
+1 For ENEM !!

+1 For ENEM !!
Forum: performance & modifications 01-28-2018, 06:30 PM
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Posted By aristg
I have done the conversion. Kept the stock MC. No...

I have done the conversion. Kept the stock MC. No problems there, neither weird pedal feel.

I have added a prop valve by Wilwood though, to balance the front-rear, since i have removed the rear...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-14-2017, 08:36 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,607
Posted By aristg
Post It has been a long time since I last wrote the...

It has been a long time since I last wrote the things I promised in this thread. I have not taken all the measurements I would like yet (corner weights left to do), but I don’t have easy access to...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-12-2017, 05:20 PM
Replies: 95
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Posted By aristg
Is there any progress done ? Anywhere we can...

Is there any progress done ? Anywhere we can download files ?

@ropo: Can you upload a single rar file with all the pdfs temporary until the major project is complete? Never believed such a nice...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-31-2017, 01:56 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 877
Posted By aristg
I myself can confirm that the pistons were...

I myself can confirm that the pistons were actually "heavily" dished on B21ET, and i am pretty sure that it was 1:7,5 for my case as well.. I think i had it measured back then. The extra power must...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-30-2017, 04:31 PM
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Posted By aristg
What you want to do was my original setup. The...

What you want to do was my original setup. The interesting thing about B21ET's that were around in Greece at least, was that there were absolutely NO electronics. The engine was pure mechanical...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-16-2017, 12:51 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,720
Posted By aristg
Why don't you try to find who's making them, and...

Why don't you try to find who's making them, and ask them ? Maybe its the only solution ..
Forum: performance & modifications 09-14-2017, 07:36 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,720
Posted By aristg
Had the same question about tilt or not.. I...

Had the same question about tilt or not..

I assume though that different gearboxes have different angles compared to the engine. More correctly gearboxes are always upright, engines are tilt...
Forum: projects & restorations 07-29-2017, 04:07 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 5,402
Posted By aristg
Ahh .. at last the whole story, that i have been...

Ahh .. at last the whole story, that i have been listening to in bits !! On this car i have based my inspiration for my 240, and learned a lot from Gary's experience.. The ultimate sleeper !!

Also...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-24-2017, 04:37 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,448
Posted By aristg
Does anyone have any info on M3 or M5 6 speed...

Does anyone have any info on M3 or M5 6 speed gearboxes ? Gas ... not diesel.

These two should only have a bellhousing (and maybe shaft length) difference -M5 being more useful for us-, but i am...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-21-2017, 06:02 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,607
Posted By aristg
Now that i got a starting point, i will take all...

Now that i got a starting point, i will take all the measurements described in Poik's reply, as well as current (non coilover) springs that i have which are supposed to be 30% stiffer than stock, and...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-21-2017, 03:01 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,607
Posted By aristg
Yay :) Will have to do some serious calculations...

Yay :) Will have to do some serious calculations before ordering !!
Forum: performance & modifications 06-21-2017, 02:11 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,607
Posted By aristg
Well, THAT'S a PROPER answer !! Thanks man !!...

Well, THAT'S a PROPER answer !! Thanks man !! Very impressed !!

I will try to make a study on my car based on your answer, eventually put an excel file together, and report back here !
Forum: performance & modifications 06-20-2017, 02:30 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,607
Posted By aristg
IMO Suspension is a very hard to understand...

IMO Suspension is a very hard to understand subject, especially if designed from the scratch as a 240 coilover suspension. The purpose of this thread is to find someone to explain the basics of it...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-19-2017, 05:47 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,607
Posted By aristg
I see what your point is. However, ok, if someone...

I see what your point is. However, ok, if someone has a speed vs force curve, he would start at a certain combination, as a starting config IMO. How someone uses a car also dictates the config. But...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-14-2017, 01:19 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,607
Posted By aristg
Exclamation Here is a start from a very smart friend (many...

Here is a start from a very smart friend (many thanks to him!!), including lots of maths. Unfortunately this will be probably not "compatible" to most of the people, since it is MIT stuff - don't be...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-13-2017, 07:14 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,607
Posted By aristg
Well, too big time difference from you guys !! ...

Well, too big time difference from you guys !!

Waiting for your answers John !
Forum: performance & modifications 06-13-2017, 03:43 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,607
Posted By aristg
Well, i just used KONIs because i found these (i...

Well, i just used KONIs because i found these (i assume true) numbers on DB's site to explain what i want to ask. Never mind though if it is KONI or any other stuff. We are just examining the...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-13-2017, 03:16 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,607
Posted By aristg
Question Coilover spring and strut insert rebound rate matching

It has been a while since i am trying to figure out the process of carefully choosing components for my 240's coilover setup. However i stumbled on a problem that seems to be nowhere explained, so...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-16-2017, 01:07 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 8,631
Posted By aristg
BTW, this friend of yours, what is his...

BTW, this friend of yours, what is his displacement and what fuel does he run on ? And does he have bigger valves than stock ?

Only thing i have to notice, with 100 RON, or 100+88 = 94 (AKI), and...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-09-2017, 07:37 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 8,631
Posted By aristg
@Surfingbird Told you so @post 13 !! However if...

@Surfingbird Told you so @post 13 !! However if you are targeting 350 whp, don't go for K15, try K13 ... Tested in my build thread ...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-05-2017, 06:16 AM
Replies: 97
Views: 26,538
Posted By aristg
Thanks a lot guys !! Your appreciation means a...

Thanks a lot guys !! Your appreciation means a lot to me !!

Seems that i could achieve more things with E85, but unfortunately it is not available here.

@Gary: Seems that i need to find another...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-03-2017, 05:34 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 26,538
Posted By aristg
Here is a little video from the dyno session.. If...

Here is a little video from the dyno session.. If i remember correctly it is run 30 (0 degrees on the cam) which produced the maximum output.

https://youtu.be/BnVhiCSNMOs

The "disco" situation...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-02-2017, 06:38 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 26,538
Posted By aristg
The project is almost complete .. in terms of...

The project is almost complete .. in terms of engine !! The story continues at post #41

Here is the link http://forums.turbobricks.com/showpost.php?p=5403314&postcount=41
Forum: performance & modifications 04-05-2017, 02:02 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 8,631
Posted By aristg
Get some springs (stock can not get past 6500)...

Get some springs (stock can not get past 6500) about 40kg seat 110 at 12 mm, steel retainers - not titanium not aluminum, and check ENEM's products. This will get you up to 7500 rpm easily. Tested on...
Forum: performance & modifications 03-13-2017, 10:56 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,010
Posted By aristg
I suggest you take a look at a very good article...

I suggest you take a look at a very good article here:

http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f8/cj7-dana-30-full-rebuilt-setup-part-i-1121189/
Forum: performance & modifications 03-03-2017, 03:35 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,566
Posted By aristg
IMO there is nothing bad with a heavy flywheel....

IMO there is nothing bad with a heavy flywheel. This particular one -the dog dish- has the only problem that is 228mm, which can hold a certain amount of power. To increase that you need double...
Forum: performance & modifications 01-30-2017, 03:34 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,415
Posted By aristg
I believe this is the article you are referring...

I believe this is the article you are referring to: http://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=104624
Forum: performance & modifications 01-29-2017, 06:08 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,415
Posted By aristg
For better understanding of gear and diff ratios,...

For better understanding of gear and diff ratios, you can use this formula, where you can play with numbers (for example you can use different values of rpm to see the speed you get):

Speed (km/h)...
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