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Old 05-08-2013, 05:02 AM   #1
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Question need help locating a turbine housing

so my borg warner turbo i bought second hand (although its literally brand new...) has arrived. now i need to locate a turbine hosing that isnt internally gated. its a t3 flanged turbine housing
size if the turbine wheel is
exducer size is 58mm
inducer is73mm

i am still learning how this stuff works and the math behind it. i know i want it to be spooling around 3000 rpm. if i could get a link from one of the turbo guru's who are really good with this to the right housing i need it'd be much appreciated. i'm going to keep trying myself but i jsut need some guidance to teh right part.
added note, downpipe mounting really doesnt matter. as i'm building a downpipe for it. i just want to be able to use an external get with it instead of internal gate.


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Old 05-09-2013, 12:47 AM   #2
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nothing??
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why not weld it shut?
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yes weld that bitch shut
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Old 05-09-2013, 01:53 AM   #5
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well the housing is coated. even teh flapper door. it'd be a shame to weld it up.
it being internally gated might not be a bad thing. but the internal gate is a 24 psi part.
it looks like i can get different actuators though. looking for around 8 to 10 psi for starters
something like this that would allow me to run an ebc system to allow for higher boost levels after more tuning.
http://www.summitracing.com/parts/tn...6/media/images

going internal gate means i have to weld a block off plate to the toms manifold. there are ebay "topmounts" but i dont trust that at all. how thick of steel wound i need to keep it from melting?
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Old 05-09-2013, 08:57 AM   #6
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not to many people with a focus run a borg warner. i think they are great but i havent seen any on here.

if i were you i would contact agp turbo to see what they have. they make all kinda of housings for the borg warner turbo's. i bet they could help you out.
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i'll give that a shot. i have a couple freinds that ahve other actuators. and i think my old t3 super 60 exhaust housing way fit. i'll try some things on this end as well as give agp a call.
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just hit it with a hammer until it doesn't open anymore. lol
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^^ haha

http://www.turboneticsinc.com/store/...product_id=430
would this housing do the trick? i take it the 62mm is the exit hole diameter.
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bump for turbine housing input.
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