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Old 04-08-2011, 07:47 PM   #781
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**** yeah!!!!! I've seen them a few times. HAIL TO THE THUNDER GOD!!!


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Old 04-08-2011, 09:41 PM   #782
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Whatever happened to Ric/Racing Mazda?
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Old 04-08-2011, 09:56 PM   #783
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I haz new toy.

Comparison: Old 2554 on the top, slightly used KTR110 on the bottom. Muahahaha!



Needs rebuild and exhaust housing but is purty anyway.





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Old 04-08-2011, 10:46 PM   #784
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Insert compressor housing A into compressor inlet B......IT FITS!!!


I bet you won't try to get it running in the Miata...
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Old 04-08-2011, 11:10 PM   #785
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Planning a big block Miata build?
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Old 04-08-2011, 11:26 PM   #786
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I bet you cant get it spooled to 8psi at 5k. lol
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Old 04-08-2011, 11:33 PM   #787
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Planning a big block Miata build?
A straight-six ought to be fine with that turbo.

This one, perhaps:



15,200 cc.
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Old 04-09-2011, 01:46 AM   #788
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Whatever happened to Ric/Racing Mazda?
I heard he had financial trouble, and was not getting products out to people in a timely manner, but it has been years since I heard anything about him.


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Who else did this? I know I did...

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I much preferred the smell of carbon paper -- it was my favorite part of the doctor's office visits. The cold hands on my genitals was only OK.
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Ok, I'm lost. What did the cards smell like?


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Old 04-09-2011, 12:25 PM   #792
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A straight-six ought to be fine with that turbo.

This one, perhaps:
Not that one (Caterpillar sucks, btw) but another one (Japanese engines are better). One making only 496hp at 1,800 rpm but 1,620ft lbs of torque at 1,350 rpm out of 15.24 liters of engine.
It is actually a pretty good size turbo for my 7.6 liter Pontiac engine in the old GTO, muahahaha!
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Old 04-09-2011, 06:02 PM   #794
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^^ 8 year old engineering in a video game?
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8 year old? Try 27.
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8 year old? Try 27.
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Ahh, Labrynth.

The screenshot wasn't from any game or movie, it was just a test rendering from the folks that did the CGI work on Last Starfighter. It's sort of emblematic of the look and feel of most "lifelike" CG of the era, and it makes me nostalgic.

(I'm watching Westworld right now. It contains what I believe to be the first computer-aided visual effect in a motion picture.)

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The same people who did the Last Starfighter did the opening to the Labyrinth:

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