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    DDDAAANNNGGGG!!!! Congrats, Warren!
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    Warren, I'm surprised that you consider the stock K-frame "light"! I know you did quite a bit of mods to yours a long time ago, but the stock ones are pretty darn heavy. Maybe with your mods a...
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    Yeah, the exhaust-out-the-hood thing has been going on for a while. It is basically the next step in evolution of short exhaust...out the front fender was the hot thing not too long ago. For pure...
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    Oh, I'm not doubting you, Warren. Not at all! ;) I was talking out my cheek as to why some people dislike internal WG's. Me...externals look/sound cool, but unless totally needed I say stick with...
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    I'm interested to see what this does for power. There are so many people out there against internal WG for one reason or another. I don't think it's a problem with the dump exhaust entering near the...
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    Warren, Rob, Jon, believe me when I say that I understand all of the points stated. I preach all of those points and have for a long time. I just like to know rough comparisons.

    Flow benches are...
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    Well, that's why I said if he's willing to share. If he's not, I totally understand and will never hold it against him. I do seem to remember a while back, at least for one of his heads, he stated he...
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    If you know and are willing to share, what does that head flow?
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    This guy...:nx::fencing::mecry::grouphug::focus:
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    WarrenN what's the OD of the compressor housing and how much clearance to the firewall?
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    There are a few reasons I don't want to fill the block:

    I've heard of and seen block fill crack and basically ruin engines.

    My goals are going to require maximum cooling...WOT for very long...
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    Re: Laser XE coming back

    Simple: pin them.
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    There are other companies that do sleeves. Besides, diesel engines are iron blocks and have sleeves. It's not like it's an uncommon thing. Plus, if it's going to be custom...who cares if a...
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    Yeah, I'm sorry. :( Could a mod please move our little side discussion? I'm interested in what Vigo has to say, but I don't want to jack up Warren's thread anymore.

    I apologize. I should have...
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    Keeping in mind that at the time this was posted not many people were running this amount of power, I kinda see this. However, there are many more people running this amount of power or more without...
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    I find it really strange how the power levels are all over the place. In some instances he claims ~450hp and in others he's near 1000. I realize some are at the wheels and others are at the crank,...
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    Did the wall crack on the thrust side or the other side (I can't remember).

    It's going to be interesting to see what happens with some of the build that I now are happening right now to put our...
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    Looks very nice! I like it! :)
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    With the newer technology of the newer carbs, tuned correctly and double overdrive of a 6-speed...that doesn't surprise me. ;)
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    It'll most likely be gallons per mile, but hey, it'll do it REALLY quick! :D
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    Nice! Very understandable. Customer is always right! :thumb: 650 isn't bad...it'll make that, probably more in torque, so it'll be perfect for a street brawler! Big block, baby!!! There's not much...
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    That is awesome! Question...DIS, but not fuel injected? Some sort of class regulation or something? I know carbs are still very much capable of making great power, ad if tuned correctly can also be...
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    OK, Simon...you are an inspiration...to take my time and be patient!!! ;) (I keeed, I keeeeeed!!!)
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    I'll be 100% honest. My experience comes mostly from book knowledge, reading, and crunching numbers. I'm JUST now starting to try and truly hone my fabrication skills and get to a decent level. My...
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    So you got it down to the weight of a cast crank (that's figuring the crank started life around 42#'s)? If so that's pretty darn good!

    How much is 4.5 pounds in dollars....or is it one of those...
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