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Old 08-20-2014, 07:29 PM   #41
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^^ That's what I was thinking of doing but not sure if it would pass tech at our "decent" track.
Put them in after tech inspection , I drill a small hole and use a small ziptie in case it comes loose it wont fall onto the track but never had one come out

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tom... isnt that kind of... cheating? lol
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Actually no , there is no ruling for it till you get to IHRA or NHRA and it isnt cheating till you get caught LOL

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Old 08-22-2014, 02:11 PM   #44
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Just a quick update. Things have been slow since the temps dropped and I've been slammed with work. I, just today, got a line on a FRPP head for a reasonable price so I'll probably be picking that up to add to the build. We'll just move the cams over, clearance/time them, and go from there. I'm also thinking about buying a SVT lower from FRPP head guy and then getting the TopSpeed upper.

Who has done the swirl pot setup and wants to guide me through that? :)
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The top speed intake wont be enough gain worth the cost and they wont fix where they have a bad angle on the TB to piping area

I have installed 3 of them with boost and all were disappointing in gains

FR head is the best gain in HP out of all the heads out there , good find

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Old 01-21-2015, 09:25 PM   #47
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You kind of read my mind. I am just really concerned with nitrous backfires. Been there, done that, and changing the manifold while it is in the car can be a pain. I don't want to go with the TS upper but can't find the FR either. Been looking for a few years now.

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roush turbo focus was building a last run did you PM him

Nitrous back fires are very rare above 3500 RPM , install a rpm switch that wont activate the nitrous till say 3800

I have had a Nitrous backfire in 10 years and in that 10 years im talking hundreds of bottles of nitrous , I have seen guys blow the hoods off the cars in the pits and lined up to go race all because they allow the nitrous to come on at low RPM

Im a hugh Nitrous fan on my cars that dont have turbos

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Yeah, I tried to message him but the inbox was full. Left a visitor message for him and didn't hear anything back.

I've got a window switch and will be getting another one (as a backup) soon if Mr. Chase doesn't need it.
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