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Forum: projects & restorations 11-15-2021, 07:47 PM
Replies: 82
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Posted By linuxman51
eerrrrr I need to see if I got any. I think I do....

eerrrrr I need to see if I got any. I think I do.

ah yeah
https://youtu.be/Ab9z6fv2WrA
Forum: projects & restorations 11-09-2021, 04:08 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 41,010
Posted By linuxman51
lol. so the mustang is running twin 61's (not...

lol. so the mustang is running twin 61's (not sure what hot side, they're not yuge tho), it's incredible though from a power perspective.
Forum: projects & restorations 11-09-2021, 03:01 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 41,010
Posted By linuxman51
how much boost? the twin 61's on the mustang in...

how much boost? the twin 61's on the mustang in the shop are absolutely face-melting(at least thru a glide and on the rollers, it would be sketch AF on the street)
Forum: events 11-06-2021, 09:00 PM
Replies: 259
Views: 208,456
Posted By linuxman51
oh it's on

oh it's on
Forum: events 11-06-2021, 04:54 PM
Replies: 259
Views: 208,456
Posted By linuxman51
I've gone ahead and started early, but all you're...

I've gone ahead and started early, but all you're gonna likely see/hear is loud music and me working on stuff in the shop right now.
Forum: performance & modifications 11-05-2021, 09:54 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,230
Posted By linuxman51
watch the boost gauge, if you have one... it'll...

watch the boost gauge, if you have one... it'll swing back into vacuum without lifting off the gas. It's never been soft for me, it's always been abrupt
Forum: events 11-04-2021, 11:48 PM
Replies: 259
Views: 208,456
Posted By linuxman51
GETTING CLOSE I'm gonna have to figure out...

GETTING CLOSE

I'm gonna have to figure out how to get the LSU beatdown on the tv in the shop I guess.
Forum: performance & modifications 11-03-2021, 08:00 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,230
Posted By linuxman51
is the turbo intake collapsing? 8-10psi is well...

is the turbo intake collapsing? 8-10psi is well shy of the required airflow to hit fuel cut.
Forum: events 11-02-2021, 09:29 AM
Replies: 259
Views: 208,456
Posted By linuxman51
oh snap!

oh snap!
Forum: projects & restorations 11-01-2021, 09:34 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 88,199
Posted By linuxman51
kinda depends on power goals. I'd say for a...

kinda depends on power goals. I'd say for a moderate setup (350-400ish maybe) the ease of install for an npr/do88 is fine. putting the intercooler out front isn't a bad idea and doesn't generally...
Forum: projects & restorations 11-01-2021, 07:17 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 88,199
Posted By linuxman51
Small things that (hopefully) have big impacts in...

Small things that (hopefully) have big impacts in the overall experience:

adjusted base idle to around 800 rpms hot (idle is set at 900 in the ms), it was down around 400. this allows me to set...
Forum: aftermarket engine management 11-01-2021, 02:12 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 864
Posted By linuxman51
the ms3x cam input is a vr conditioner as well. I...

the ms3x cam input is a vr conditioner as well. I ended up getting an external MAX9926 based conditioner for mine (same deal as the ms3pro and microsquirt rpm inputs). still need the pullups, but...
Forum: aftermarket engine management 11-01-2021, 01:55 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 864
Posted By linuxman51
I always used 1k pullups built into the harness....

I always used 1k pullups built into the harness. don't be surprised if it acts odd running the input into the VR conditioner.
Forum: performance & modifications 10-28-2021, 09:43 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,904
Posted By linuxman51
^ sometimes you lift before you hit the stop...

^

sometimes you lift before you hit the stop button on the controller (or, the software doesn't quite register as fast as you lift)
Forum: performance & modifications 10-28-2021, 08:22 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,904
Posted By linuxman51
:lol: hahaha

:lol: hahaha
Forum: performance & modifications 10-28-2021, 06:12 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,904
Posted By linuxman51
typical.

typical.
Forum: performance & modifications 10-28-2021, 04:40 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,904
Posted By linuxman51
16v. stock crank and pistons.

16v. stock crank and pistons.
Forum: performance & modifications 10-28-2021, 03:23 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,904
Posted By linuxman51
speaking of, where are your 8000 rpm pulls? ...

speaking of, where are your 8000 rpm pulls?

I've had both cranks up to 8000+ rpms

https://pbase.com/kdh51/image/170976298.jpg
Forum: projects & restorations 10-27-2021, 10:51 AM
Replies: 161
Views: 88,199
Posted By linuxman51
I haven't tried that, but I reckon you could. I...

I haven't tried that, but I reckon you could. I did toy with the idea a while back but never really got around to testing it out. would rather the full 0-5v sweep anyway so I can do other things, but...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-27-2021, 09:49 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,488
Posted By linuxman51
yes, generally.

yes, generally.
Forum: projects & restorations 10-27-2021, 09:49 AM
Replies: 161
Views: 88,199
Posted By linuxman51
it's not. I took a spare microsquirt to MM in...

it's not. I took a spare microsquirt to MM in case of issues-I didn't have any.
adjusted the kickdown some more this morning and found a gnarly fuel leak (return from the rail was leaking pretty...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-27-2021, 09:38 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,488
Posted By linuxman51
what they're not telling you is that in order to...

what they're not telling you is that in order to really use that cam (or any fairly radical 8v cam effectively for that matter) you need a fair bit of head work, a better flowing intake setup (not...
Forum: projects & restorations 10-19-2021, 09:35 AM
Replies: 161
Views: 88,199
Posted By linuxman51
been trying (not too well though) to keep the...

been trying (not too well though) to keep the abuse down, focusing mainly on the 1200 to ~ 4000rpm range, with a fair amount of success. lots more timing than I anticipated esp down low, it's quite a...
Forum: projects & restorations 10-16-2021, 08:47 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 88,199
Posted By linuxman51
dammit, owned by the mod buttons. yes...

dammit, owned by the mod buttons.


yes that would "fix" it lol

I imagine if I just keep driving it spiritedly, it will "fix" itself on out anyway hahaha
Forum: projects & restorations 10-16-2021, 09:44 AM
Replies: 161
Views: 88,199
Posted By linuxman51
it won't reduce torque at the shift, so it'd only...

it won't reduce torque at the shift, so it'd only exacerbate the issue lol.
Forum: projects & restorations 10-15-2021, 11:20 AM
Replies: 161
Views: 88,199
Posted By linuxman51
I should not have datalogged things this morning....

I should not have datalogged things this morning. Around town fuel economy is around 16ish (and I don't drive it particularly slow lol), so that's not awful I reckon, still working on the low speed...
Forum: projects & restorations 10-14-2021, 12:20 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 88,199
Posted By linuxman51
drove it around the other day, and noticed it...

drove it around the other day, and noticed it seemed to be..sluggish (more so than your average b230ft out of boost), so I hit it with the timing stick this morning down low. better, not great (yet),...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-14-2021, 09:31 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,568
Posted By linuxman51
it's not that you couldn't do it on lh, it's that...

it's not that you couldn't do it on lh, it's that it's a pain in the ass to do it on lh
Forum: performance & modifications 10-13-2021, 09:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,746
Posted By linuxman51
that's a tall snout. can you send it to yank and...

that's a tall snout. can you send it to yank and ask em if they can take .425 or so off the nose? (and maybe check the converter while they've got it)
Forum: performance & modifications 10-13-2021, 12:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,746
Posted By linuxman51
post pics.

post pics.
Forum: performance & modifications 10-13-2021, 07:15 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,568
Posted By linuxman51
really the best would be to properly tune the...

really the best would be to properly tune the car, but I suppose in lieu of that, pulling random amounts of timing and seeing what happens is an alternative
Forum: projects & restorations 10-12-2021, 06:38 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 88,199
Posted By linuxman51
woohoo! valve springs are here. probably need to...

woohoo! valve springs are here. probably need to order an assortment of shims now along with a belt kit I reckon.
Forum: performance & modifications 10-12-2021, 07:55 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,824
Posted By linuxman51
I used a lokar cable on my 940 with the ls swap....

I used a lokar cable on my 940 with the ls swap. it's adjustable, so...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-11-2021, 05:49 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,890
Posted By linuxman51
they absolutely do run fine with pump gas and...

they absolutely do run fine with pump gas and stock ft management
Forum: performance & modifications 10-11-2021, 05:48 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,890
Posted By linuxman51
they do, they also don't detonate their ass off...

they do, they also don't detonate their ass off at 8psi on pump gas, there are/were other issues going on.
Forum: projects & restorations 10-11-2021, 04:41 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 88,199
Posted By linuxman51
https://youtu.be/1VYQiA2Vy9E mountain meet...

https://youtu.be/1VYQiA2Vy9E

mountain meet prep
Forum: aftermarket engine management 10-08-2021, 10:58 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,522
Posted By linuxman51
theres documentation on it that comes with the...

theres documentation on it that comes with the firmware, but you'd probably want a microsquirt based one, less fuss and muss, just..works.
Forum: performance & modifications 10-06-2021, 07:29 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,141
Posted By linuxman51
so it depends a bit... What transmission are...

so it depends a bit...
What transmission are you going with?
simply putting a brake in the trans with a tight converter doesn't mean you get into boost, you'll still be up against the stall speed...
Forum: showroom 10-04-2021, 03:39 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 549
Posted By linuxman51
looks like lots of fun :-D

looks like lots of fun :-D
Forum: aftermarket engine management 10-04-2021, 02:28 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,664
Posted By linuxman51
I probably opened it on my phone and didn't...

I probably opened it on my phone and didn't re-set it to unread
Forum: aftermarket engine management 10-04-2021, 09:39 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,664
Posted By linuxman51
what I've found is this: if you're not knock...

what I've found is this:
if you're not knock limited on 93, you won't need much more timing with e85 at the same level
if you are knock limited on 93, you really want to hit the rollers to make...
Forum: projects & restorations 10-03-2021, 10:39 AM
Replies: 161
Views: 88,199
Posted By linuxman51
pics (finally. it's been a week) dyno graph ...

pics (finally. it's been a week)

dyno graph
https://pbase.com/kdh51/image/172012795.jpg

up on the alignment rack
https://pbase.com/kdh51/image/172012791.jpg

oil cooler mounted...
Forum: projects & restorations 10-03-2021, 08:53 AM
Replies: 161
Views: 88,199
Posted By linuxman51
yeah. no rush, but yeah. haha

yeah. no rush, but yeah. haha
Forum: events 10-02-2021, 05:57 PM
Replies: 259
Views: 208,456
Posted By linuxman51
should be up and running, I'll be on a bit later.

should be up and running, I'll be on a bit later.
Forum: projects & restorations 10-02-2021, 08:45 AM
Replies: 161
Views: 88,199
Posted By linuxman51
since we got back into town I've... done nothing...

since we got back into town I've... done nothing but drive the car, running the 2 year old to daycare in the mornings. It's been largely uneventful, I ordered replacement mbc's and a mac valve,...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-30-2021, 11:22 PM
Replies: 3,188
Views: 1,400,365
Posted By linuxman51
it may be in soon, but I've gotta get a...

it may be in soon, but I've gotta get a driveshaft made for the new setup, that'll be one of the holdups
Forum: projects & restorations 09-29-2021, 11:13 PM
Replies: 3,188
Views: 1,400,365
Posted By linuxman51
probably not

probably not
Forum: projects & restorations 09-28-2021, 04:20 PM
Replies: 906
Views: 550,419
Posted By linuxman51
hmmm sounds like fun.

hmmm sounds like fun.
Forum: events 09-28-2021, 09:50 AM
Replies: 259
Views: 208,456
Posted By linuxman51
should be. one of the things we're gonna talk...

should be. one of the things we're gonna talk about is a date(or potential dates) for spring SE.
Forum: projects & restorations 09-27-2021, 09:47 AM
Replies: 906
Views: 550,419
Posted By linuxman51
also results in locals standing in the road with...

also results in locals standing in the road with baseball bats! (have video!)
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