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Old 09-09-2008, 11:05 AM
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So I've been thinking that maybe the best bet for my NA is to go remote mount..I was wondering if you guys had any advice or tips or....nah I'm just ******* with you...

Wondering what ever happened with the dyno plots the guy at clubroadster never posted since I hate going over there and trying to dig anything up. Did he post them or is he still unheard from?
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I reread the thread, and last I see is Scott saying he went to the get it dyno'd but no results are shown.
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DO IT!!!! lol

Last I saw remoute mount man had more excuses as to why no dyno plots.
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I posted Kurt's cell phone number and myspace page....call him. I called the dyno but they wouldnt give me any numbers.
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Why would you do a remote mount on an NA? link to the thread on CR.net?
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this is the one to read:

http://www.clubroadster.net/forum/viewtopic.php?t=20812

hello all,

just wanted to drop a line here in the northeast section for anyone in the connecticut area.

Saturday, August 23rd, 2008, i will be going to MONGILLO Motors in New Haven CT. at around 9:45 am to do some dyno passes.

the car is pretty much tuned, and i will be doing some final tune tweaking while the car is up on the barrel. there will be some final numbers posted after my runs.

i will do several passes at 5 psi, 10 psi, 15 psi, and 20 psi straight turbo.
i will also try to do several passes at 10 psi and 15psi with the nitrous.

hopefully the car holds together.

anyone can stop by to watch and laugh or cheer or jeer. one way or another this is it for Project Wakazashi.

wish me luck, or not. but if you're in the area - as bob barker would say....
come on down!

-kurt
remember, it's a stock 1.6L with a tiny turbo and a rear mount IC that's not functional.
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20 psi. definitely there will be laughing.

maybe he's off training to be vice prez.
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So it basically stands right where it did last time I looked into it. Guess he did take it seriously when he said "time for me to put up or shut up"
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That thread was great entertainment.

Still waiting for dyno plots. He wouldn't even post up a log.
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So has he commented on the dyno pull at all or has he not been back on since?
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He's set his "LAST VISITED" time to hidden... but you can assume he has logged on and seen the comments and simpy doesn't have the sack to admit he was wrong.
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Damn, I wish I had known, I'd have been down to watch that beast

Wonder how he'd feel to have his mighty rear-mount Miata get curb-stomped by an Escort?
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Originally Posted by y8s View Post
20 psi. definitely there will be laughing.

maybe he's off training to be vice prez.
ROFL

It was kind of funny to see a lot of the CR.net guys get on his side, then facts started to be said and the opinions shifted...

I will never understand why someone will over complicate something when its not only easier, but more cost effective to do it correctly & efficiently.
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Originally Posted by MattEGTR View Post
Damn, I wish I had known, I'd have been down to watch that beast

Wonder how he'd feel to have his mighty rear-mount Miata get curb-stomped by an Escort?

He was going to drive over 6 hours just to race me....I thought that was silly. Some 40 year olds never grow up.
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Originally Posted by Braineack View Post
He was going to drive over 6 hours just to race me....I thought that was silly. Some 40 year olds never grow up.
Defending one's honor only goes so far, and I'm not so sure that it should apply to the interwebs.
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it would have been funny nonetheless.
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Oh, without a doubt. That's the kind of thing worth taking bets on.
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I believe there was $200 on my car it's in one of those threads.
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So who's calling him? I'll do it if no one else will, just post his number here since i'm not going to dig through the CR idiots.
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