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10-10-2018, 04:10 PM
Replies: 66
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Posted By TravisR

Haven't heard any reports, but at this point I'm...

Haven't heard any reports, but at this point I'm ready to remove the FMS from the assembly and let the users install their particular poison of FMS. Some swear by NGK, some OEM, some swear by some...
04-20-2018, 12:27 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,301
Posted By TravisR

Flow Rate!

Theoretical flow rate of S2 pump calculated from raw geometry is attached. And before anyone else has to say it... holy decimal places batman...
04-20-2018, 11:56 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 648
Posted By TravisR

The clearance we provide on our pumps is made...

The clearance we provide on our pumps is made that way so that the gear can move around under heavy crank walk conditions. As far as I know we've never lost a pump due to actual structural failure up...
10-31-2017, 11:21 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 28,349
Posted By TravisR

Hello Everyone, Basically if you order from...

Hello Everyone,

Basically if you order from Fab9Tuning and it is not a dropship, they have our authorization to shim the pumps. Its an easy process, and it does not void customer warranty to shim...
06-23-2017, 09:32 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 7,797
Posted By TravisR

Hello All, We did end up switching over to...

Hello All,

We did end up switching over to OEM seals. I'm not sure what has happened with the seals we were using, its the same seals we've been using for 15 years without issues. I have sent a...
05-03-2017, 08:25 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 7,797
Posted By TravisR

Well, I did 6 units yesterday and we use a gasket...

Well, I did 6 units yesterday and we use a gasket form tool and a hammer driving it to pop them in. Usually takes a line up shot to get it started and at least 2 solid blows. I'd give you some...
05-02-2017, 10:55 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 7,797
Posted By TravisR

Every pump for the last 2 years is probably that...

Every pump for the last 2 years is probably that design. If they are bad seals, I'll be getting a lot of phone calls. It could be a spot failure, or an issue caused by install. I would also look...
04-10-2017, 05:21 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 5,602
Posted By TravisR

Hello Everyone, Just wanted to cover a few...

Hello Everyone,

Just wanted to cover a few things on our pumps.

Our pumps are shipped in boxes unless vendors request otherwise. Sometimes vendors have international orders and they don't want...
02-21-2017, 04:52 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 601
Posted By TravisR

General Replacement Parts

Anyone know the best place to get some of the tougher to find replacement parts? My miata has been mine since college, its got 220k on the tocker, and there are a lot of little bits that are getting...
07-08-2015, 10:56 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,856
Posted By TravisR

The Stage III has all of its individual pieces...

The Stage III has all of its individual pieces tested, but I haven't finished the primary development. I would say within the next 2 months.

The engines that are really going to get the value out...
06-30-2015, 10:02 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,856
Posted By TravisR

Yea its something right around that. Now the old...

Yea its something right around that. Now the old race pumps had additional flow enhancements from the volumetric side because they received pre and post pump porting. Enlarging of bores, honing, and...
06-29-2015, 10:43 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,856
Posted By TravisR

The numbers at this point are based off of...

The numbers at this point are based off of theoretical calculations, so your mileage (and mine) may vary. The stage III has not completed development yet, so my numbers won't be available for it.
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06-29-2015, 03:17 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,856
Posted By TravisR

Try this one! Mazda\Ford\Mercury Oil Pumps...

Try this one!

Mazda\Ford\Mercury Oil Pumps ? Boundary (http://www.boundarypumps.com/mazdafordmercury4cylinder/)
06-29-2015, 08:17 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,856
Posted By TravisR

The stage 3 will deliver all around better...

The stage 3 will deliver all around better performance. It will deliver oil to the engine sooner after startup, it will take more debris damage before being knocked out, the flow it delivers to the...
06-29-2015, 12:03 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,856
Posted By TravisR

Price changes and new pump!

Hey Guys!

I've been working over my pump line for our cars.

The Race Pump:

I'm officially removing the race pump from the roster, and I'm working on building something more sinister to...
08-19-2014, 11:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,019
Posted By TravisR

Yup that's the idea as far as 01+. We just...

Yup that's the idea as far as 01+. We just couldn't justify stocking the skinnier 01-05 gears and the thicker race gears. We start with a 91.5-00 base housing because it uses a better aluminum alloy...
08-19-2014, 10:00 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,019
Posted By TravisR

Billet Relief Valve Insert Alpha-Testing

Hello Everyone,

I'm looking for an alpha tester for a new billet relief valve insert where a new hardened chromoly relief valve piston sets inside of a hardened chromoly sleeve (instead of a...
11-10-2013, 08:58 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 5,752
Posted By TravisR

I really don't see how that is possible. If your...

I really don't see how that is possible. If your engine puts 10 KW into your coolant, then your radiator must take 10KW out of your coolant. If the choke point is your radiator, it doesn't matter if...
11-09-2013, 03:49 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 5,752
Posted By TravisR

The effect of this more even distribution...

The effect of this more even distribution issssss?????????? The difference between you and detonation? Extra cylinder wear? Proof? You guys must be getting pretty damn good with those mega squirts if...
11-09-2013, 12:35 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 5,752
Posted By TravisR

Your coolant rerouting has nothing to do with the...

Your coolant rerouting has nothing to do with the heat rejection that your radiator is capable of.

Your engine adds some value of Q (Joules) to your coolant. Your radiator must reject this Q...
11-09-2013, 11:37 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 5,752
Posted By TravisR

Exactly, why do people keep screwing with the...

Exactly, why do people keep screwing with the stock coolant system. I have never seen a single system failure that can be attributed to uneven cooling\heating of the block or cylinders.

The...
08-09-2013, 09:57 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,866
Posted By TravisR

That plug is usually supplied by a gasket kit,...

That plug is usually supplied by a gasket kit, but basically we ran out and we didn't want to hold up orders. We can't keep the pumps on the shelf at the moment. I think Stuart is sending you one of...
03-16-2013, 12:38 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,951
Posted By TravisR

Yea, there was a mis-communication on their...

Yea, there was a mis-communication on their current shop address. The pumps originally shipped on time, but I had their old shop address on file. I actually overnighted a pump to them in order to get...
03-15-2013, 09:55 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,951
Posted By TravisR

Huh? If you haven't received a pump for 2 months...

Huh? If you haven't received a pump for 2 months there is a serious problem. You should contact me immediately!

I do work full time as an engineer, so sometimes things take a day or so to get...
02-13-2013, 08:49 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,424
Posted By TravisR

We upgraded the mechanical design (geometry) to...

We upgraded the mechanical design (geometry) to be stronger, they are now much tighter tolerance because of better machining. All in all though, you shouldn't have any issues with it. OUt of...
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