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Old 01-23-2013, 06:50 PM   #11
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i find that one hard to believe just with that fact that they claim 100% power increase at 8psi?!
Technically, in a perfect world, 8psi would add a little over 100% power increase.
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Old 01-26-2013, 06:05 PM   #13
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heres a perfect video for this topic.. bit long, but worth it
sorry forgot the video link http:// http://m.youtube.com/watch?v=cbGWgvJN1_8

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the trouble I see is the increase drag from the alternator to get the power required to add the hp, just may not be worth it.. what might you get? 2 to 5 hp if your lucky ...

to pump the HP into the blower might not be worth it, in fact if I remember correctly you cannot make free HP by just adding more air, it needs to be compressed to get more oxygen per square inch.. not just make it faster.. air.. as for 8 psi on the unit,,, i doubt very much it makes that when engine runs..
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