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Old 05-20-2012, 03:04 PM   #1
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Hello, any suggestions on "how to" correctly? Necessary precautions?
What grade sanding or stone to use for PORT AND POLISH? If done correctly what kind of gains?
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professionally ported TBs might show a 4-5 difference in HP from everything I have read here. Do not grind near the blade.
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Before you take it apart use a sharpie and scribe around were the blade is and use that to know were not to go.
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