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Old 11-21-2005, 03:11 PM   #1
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Im putting together a turbo kit based on Toms DIY for a high boost application.

I was wondering if anyone had any experience for the wastegate other than the Turbonetics that comes with Tom's kit.

Some of the choices are:

Tial 38mm or 44mm
Turbonetics: Deltagate II (Toms Full Kits utilize this)

From my understanding those are pretty much the top 2 brands, however are the obligatory

HKS,GREDDY,BLITZ OR APEXI

Worth the time/trouble?

Tom, I would really like your opinion here since you have the most experience with SVT tuning (to my knowledge)

Please post your review of your wastegate with the following information:

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Length you have had it on your car (miles etc.):
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Old 11-21-2005, 03:28 PM   #2
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I have the Deltagate, although I've heard rumors of the diaphram seizing over time. I also researched the Tial and came up with nothing but thumbs-up. As for the others, I've never taken the time to look into them.
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I like either the delta gate or the new EVO

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Old 11-21-2005, 06:26 PM   #4
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I use the tial, its been great to me thus far
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I have the TIAL 38mm and it works fine with 19psi.
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Old 11-22-2005, 08:37 AM   #6
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What spring are you running?

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I have the TIAL 38mm and it works fine with 19psi.

I was looking at the Tial, but everywhere I look, they sell it without the flanges welded on. Where did you get yours from?
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I was looking at the Tial, but everywhere I look, they sell it without the flanges welded on. Where did you get yours from?

What flanges "arent welded on"
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You mean the flanges on the wastegate itself like this......



^^^^^ATP Turbo



Or the flange you weld to the manifold........



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I have the small green spring.... its around 9psi
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With a 9psi spring can you set the boost lower then 9psi using your boost controler?
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