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Old 05-30-2010, 12:46 PM   #1
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Clutch Options for 500whp+

Now I know there has been some guys on here running some big horsepower numbers so what clutch options are out there for running 500whp and 400wtq or over? There has been a few suggestions posted in other threads but I figured a dedicated thread would be better.


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CM stage 8.. lol.. they do make it for the focus.. can u say over kill..
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spec stage 3 or 4
Not even close.
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CM stage 8.. lol.. they do make it for the focus.. can u say over kill..
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Not even close.
4 wont hold 400 tq? 3 will hold 300 somes

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The Clutch Master stage 4 is rated to 300 lbs-ft *at the crank*

Spec stage 5 is 364 lbs-ft *at the crank*

Like I said, not even close to 400 lbs-ft at the wheels.
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Based on what I've heard, the Clutch Masters Stage 4 has handled over 300 ft-lb torque at the wheels fairly easily.
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True. But you're still operating out of its engineered range. Obviously turbo'ing a stock motor is the same thing, but buying a beefier clutch is much cheaper insurance than buying a built engine. Mine supports 425 at the crank and I don't ever plan on hitting that so I can rest easy
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