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Forum: Drag racing/Track racing 18-05-14, 09:14
Replies: 20
Views: 7,922
Posted By rb3torana
Old thread but did the ebay gt42 break or did you...

Old thread but did the ebay gt42 break or did you just upgrade to the 42x? How did the ebay turbo compare? cheers
Forum: Other Readers Cars 13-05-14, 21:09
Replies: 11
Views: 8,175
Posted By rb3torana
Well I thought I'd build another plenum. Real...

Well I thought I'd build another plenum. Real short runners to help the top end. Hopefully still have enough torque to get up on the converter :? . Made some velocity stacks out of exhaust pipe, a...
Forum: In Progress 07-05-14, 16:14
Replies: 29
Views: 13,524
Posted By rb3torana
How much water/meth were you spraying? I had to...

How much water/meth were you spraying? I had to inject 1200cc/min past 30psi to keep detonation at bay. Cheers
Forum: In Progress 06-05-14, 20:29
Replies: 29
Views: 13,524
Posted By rb3torana
Always liked this car:). When you ran the 9 what...

Always liked this car:). When you ran the 9 what boost and fuel was it? Also whats the pump in the front right for? Water injection? Cheers
Forum: VL Turbo Discussion 04-05-14, 19:21
Replies: 11
Views: 1,293
Posted By rb3torana
First thing I noticed when I went from manual to...

First thing I noticed when I went from manual to auto with my turbo 202. I had to pull at least 4 degrees to stop detonation :). Im thinking around 650ish with an auto, then put it on a race track to...
Forum: VL Turbo Discussion 04-05-14, 13:05
Replies: 11
Views: 1,293
Posted By rb3torana
Yeah I really cant see over 180mph with a stock...

Yeah I really cant see over 180mph with a stock head but in saying that look at the intake manifold lol. I guess with enough boost anything will flow until going sonic?
Forum: VL Turbo Discussion 03-05-14, 07:10
Replies: 11
Views: 1,293
Posted By rb3torana
You would think to make 700rwhp it would take a...

You would think to make 700rwhp it would take a fair bit of boost?
Forum: VL Turbo Discussion 02-05-14, 18:34
Replies: 11
Views: 1,293
Posted By rb3torana
I mean untouched ports and valves but better...

I mean untouched ports and valves but better springs and cam. Cheers
Forum: VL Turbo Discussion 02-05-14, 17:54
Replies: 11
Views: 1,293
Posted By rb3torana
Fastest stock rb30 head

Just wondering what the fastest or most hp from a stock rb30 head? From what I've read around 650hp or mid 9's ? Cheers
Forum: Engines, Turbos, Exhausts, Intercoolers 12-04-14, 21:17
Replies: 9
Views: 1,032
Posted By rb3torana
Hmm prob see how far i can go before it runs out...

Hmm prob see how far i can go before it runs out of compressor which i think im virtually
at lol. Gona change the gears n let it rev abit. Cheers
Forum: Engines, Turbos, Exhausts, Intercoolers 11-04-14, 22:13
Replies: 9
Views: 1,032
Posted By rb3torana
I was thinking the compressor would have to be...

I was thinking the compressor would have to be struggling with the massive turbine on a smallish engine lol. Thanks for clearing it up mate:). Cheers
Forum: Engines, Turbos, Exhausts, Intercoolers 11-04-14, 21:39
Replies: 9
Views: 1,032
Posted By rb3torana
Is there such thing as a too big turbine wheel...

Is there such thing as a too big turbine wheel compared to compressor yet the whole idea is to have minimal backpressure as possible? Looking at the ebay gt42's which have the same specs as the...
Forum: Engines, Turbos, Exhausts, Intercoolers 11-04-14, 17:55
Replies: 9
Views: 1,032
Posted By rb3torana
yeah I've had a look and its hard to tell what...

yeah I've had a look and its hard to tell what map to use but using the 68-1 map its off the top of it already lol. The gt4202 is still nicely on it but still unsure on how the more restrictive...
Forum: VL Turbo Discussion 10-04-14, 13:50
Replies: 457
Views: 101,519
Posted By rb3torana
Would you say that it was spinning approx the...

Would you say that it was spinning approx the same from the 35 to the 35x? Just wondering if the extra power is from less wheelspin but if not 43hp from a compressor change is awesome :D. Cheers
Forum: Engines, Turbos, Exhausts, Intercoolers 08-04-14, 19:45
Replies: 9
Views: 1,032
Posted By rb3torana
Turbo upgrade or not?

Ive currently got a ebay gt45 on my car making abit over 600 flywheel hp. The specs on the turbo are

compressor: 69-98mm
turbine : 77.5-98mm 1.05 split t4

It was making 600 on 32-33psi, I...
Forum: VL Turbo Discussion 07-04-14, 16:48
Replies: 0
Views: 416
Posted By rb3torana
2.5" intercooler piping limit

My car is currently making just over 600hp at the flywheel so around 540rwhp. Ive got 2.5" to the intercooler and 3" to the throttle body. Im just wondering at what stage or what people have made...
Forum: Drag racing/Track racing 06-04-14, 16:15
Replies: 5
Views: 4,497
Posted By rb3torana
After the recent drag meet, Ive found that my car...

After the recent drag meet, Ive found that my car is going across the line at around 61-6200rpm and Im shifting at 69-7000rpm, which it also pulls hard to. It has 3.0 gears at the moment, with 3.25's...
Forum: Drag racing/Track racing 23-03-14, 19:39
Replies: 17
Views: 6,408
Posted By rb3torana
It "seems" ok at the moment. Its just got a 6al...

It "seems" ok at the moment. Its just got a 6al and bosch coil with 0.019" spark plug gap. It is fairly lean I think, not 100% sure as of no AFR gauge but just going by the plugs, but its also hard...
Forum: Drag racing/Track racing 23-03-14, 11:21
Replies: 17
Views: 6,408
Posted By rb3torana
lol nah getting a "big" air attomizer nozzle. its...

lol nah getting a "big" air attomizer nozzle. its a little scary when its at 35% to fuel flow lol. thanks for the comments guys.
Forum: Drag racing/Track racing 22-03-14, 22:07
Replies: 17
Views: 6,408
Posted By rb3torana
Here's some pics :). ...

Here's some pics :).

http://i966.photobucket.com/albums/ae146/rb3torana/2014-02-12163739_zpsfc89fc41.jpg (http://s966.photobucket.com/user/rb3torana/media/2014-02-12163739_zpsfc89fc41.jpg.html)
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Forum: Feature Cars 20-03-14, 22:33
Replies: 207
Views: 87,345
Posted By rb3torana
Out of curiosity have you had any ignition...

Out of curiosity have you had any ignition break-up with the bosch coil? What CDI are you using? Cheers
Forum: Drag racing/Track racing 20-03-14, 22:01
Replies: 25
Views: 9,566
Posted By rb3torana
Good work mate, sounded as strong as ever :).

Good work mate, sounded as strong as ever :).
Forum: Drag racing/Track racing 20-03-14, 17:13
Replies: 17
Views: 6,408
Posted By rb3torana
Cheers guys, no idea on power only street tuned....

Cheers guys, no idea on power only street tuned. Going by its weight of 3150lbs and MPH its making just on 600hp at the flywheel so I'd guess around 530rwhp. Lol the tyres still had 35psi in them, it...
Forum: Drag racing/Track racing 19-03-14, 23:02
Replies: 17
Views: 6,408
Posted By rb3torana
10.55@133.8mph, N/A bottem end rb30 torana

Finally ran another 10 tonight:D. Still on kenda klever 235/60r14 tyres and caltex pump 98 with water/methanol. Best mph was 135. Heres a link to a video. Cheers
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Forum: Drag racing/Track racing 20-02-14, 15:02
Replies: 25
Views: 9,566
Posted By rb3torana
Good MPH for 36psi :D. Out of curiosity around...

Good MPH for 36psi :D. Out of curiosity around how much timing has it got at 36? Understandable if you dont want to give away too much ;). Cheers
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