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03-26-2019, 01:36 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 826
Posted By nitrodann

Tuned and driven both also. To each their...

Tuned and driven both also.

To each their own.

(The 2863 was an inferior and now discontinued turbo)

Dann
03-25-2019, 11:20 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 826
Posted By nitrodann

https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.miataturbo.net-vb...

https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.miataturbo.net-vbulletin/960x720/23843363_859463447564342_2148275117784241039_n_edb070de2cd0cd9f90338afdc49031bff2a66d18.jpg...
03-25-2019, 11:02 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 826
Posted By nitrodann

The GTX2867r is a beast and im MY opinion,...

The GTX2867r is a beast and im MY opinion, comparable.

Ive got a customers car making what Savs makes on the same boost. Ive never compared [email protected] though.

Dann
03-25-2019, 07:42 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 826
Posted By nitrodann

They are right, my solution looks like this,...

They are right, my solution looks like this, along with the downpipe braced to the gearbox, shown in the above photo.


It's also quite difficult to get a good weld on the inside of the turbo...
03-25-2019, 07:08 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 826
Posted By nitrodann

Like mine: ...

Like mine:

https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.miataturbo.net-vbulletin/2000x1504/20180112_124200_733b0b7a35ac716ae00d948435acb52319d37280.jpg


Here is the full kit for $1399 aud + shipping.
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03-02-2019, 10:33 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 770
Posted By nitrodann

We have 2" hotside piping on 500hp setups, seems...

We have 2" hotside piping on 500hp setups, seems to work awesome.

Dann
02-26-2019, 08:24 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,460
Posted By nitrodann

Gottcha, thanks for clearing that up. ...

Gottcha, thanks for clearing that up.

Interesting results that I would not have predicted.
02-23-2019, 09:58 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,460
Posted By nitrodann

So on a standard roller dyno there are 2 rollers,...

So on a standard roller dyno there are 2 rollers, and only the front roller reads your output.

When the car has enough wheel torque to pull itself onto the front roller and up off of the rear...
02-22-2019, 06:08 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,460
Posted By nitrodann

first run looks like a car that couldnt stay up...

first run looks like a car that couldnt stay up on the front dyno roller vs a car that kept off of the rear roller.
Forum: MSPNP
01-06-2019, 10:26 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 426
Posted By nitrodann

You max idle duty on the closed loop idle...

You max idle duty on the closed loop idle settings page is 30, and your cranking duty is much higher, as is your base values table.

Increase your max idle valve duty to start with. Go with 80% to...
01-06-2019, 03:48 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,079
Posted By nitrodann

Do you have en exhaust leak or a broken/grounded...

Do you have en exhaust leak or a broken/grounded wire?

If not perhaps you have a dead sensor.

Dann
Forum: Race Prep
01-04-2019, 10:49 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,931
Posted By nitrodann

The gearbox doesnt care what your horsepower is,...

The gearbox doesnt care what your horsepower is, it only cares about the peak torque load it is expected to see.
I dont tune my customers cars such that they have a peak torque, I tune them to have...
Forum: Race Prep
01-02-2019, 09:17 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,931
Posted By nitrodann

So long as torque is kept below 320 or so ft lb...

So long as torque is kept below 320 or so ft lb and the clutch is sensible with a driver who isnt extremely hard on the gear, we have proven time and time again that this is not true.

2c

Dann
Forum: Race Prep
12-19-2018, 11:35 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,585
Posted By nitrodann

Madjak is one of the smartest and most hands on...

Madjak is one of the smartest and most hands on motherfuckers I know, the dude cnc's his own cylinder heads.. at home, from his own program..

No amount of condescension will help.

Rick, have...
12-19-2018, 10:26 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,340
Posted By nitrodann

I once ran one of these, it has an internal BOV...

I once ran one of these, it has an internal BOV and everything, it went REALLY well on the setup I built also.

Dann
Forum: Adaptronic
12-11-2018, 07:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 955
Posted By nitrodann

Manual which uses different terms for the same...

Manual which uses different terms for the same thing in different places, including a different term in the software than in the manual making it impossible to know for sure how it works, mistakes in...
Forum: Adaptronic
12-11-2018, 04:23 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 955
Posted By nitrodann

I can back his statements, lack of any...

I can back his statements, lack of any documentation which is up to date, accurate or uses consistent terminology makes it hard even for someone who has tuned hundreds of miatas to get a car which...
Forum: WTB
12-09-2018, 05:54 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,122
Posted By nitrodann

We are running a 100% stock fuel system (with in...

We are running a 100% stock fuel system (with in tank pump and ID1300) on a customers 460whp time attack car.

I dont see the point in upgrading for 400 odd ponies.

Dann
Forum: MEGAsquirt
12-07-2018, 10:19 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 828
Posted By nitrodann

Yes. Absolutely.

Yes. Absolutely.
12-07-2018, 01:58 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 7,664
Posted By nitrodann

But each time force is applied it's applied for...

But each time force is applied it's applied for less time the higher the revs are, and therein lies the root of the question.
12-07-2018, 12:46 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 7,664
Posted By nitrodann

This is what I have been referring to, thankyou...

This is what I have been referring to, thankyou for sharing your knowledge and giving me some terms to google.

Dann
12-06-2018, 08:14 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 7,664
Posted By nitrodann

A thought experiment: Take a 3 foot long...

A thought experiment:

Take a 3 foot long steel roundbar, 1/2" in diameter.

You stand it on its end and apply increasing mass to the top of the steel rod until you find the force required to...
12-06-2018, 07:45 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 7,664
Posted By nitrodann

A better question might be, what assumptions are...

A better question might be, what assumptions are made in those equations, and are they only useful for static loads.

Dann
12-06-2018, 07:12 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 7,664
Posted By nitrodann

It certainly takes a period of time for force to...

It certainly takes a period of time for force to bend something, and the combustion period is an extremely short time at 7500rpm. So without further knowledge, its a compelling idea for me, but I am...
12-06-2018, 06:52 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 7,664
Posted By nitrodann

Honestly, I've heard a compelling argument that...

Honestly, I've heard a compelling argument that you can run even more torque in the top end because the force is applied for a smaller period of time when rpm is highest. But I still stick with...
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