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01-21-2019, 11:27 AM
Replies: 10
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Posted By dckmn52

Restrictive at high RPM. If you are planning on...

Restrictive at high RPM. If you are planning on spinning past 7000ish youll see more power with a different style intake than a compact composite is what he is saying.

If cost is no object I'd...
01-18-2019, 02:32 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 4,337
Posted By dckmn52

ive seen cars gain 150 whp by unbolting dual 3"...

ive seen cars gain 150 whp by unbolting dual 3" exhaust with flowmaster mufflers, no joke. granted it was a big block but still. Flowmasters belong in a garbage can.

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01-10-2019, 08:22 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,863
Posted By dckmn52

Man this whole thread is everything that is great...

Man this whole thread is everything that is great in life. Ive lost to plenty of Hondas/WRXs on the street before. Plenty of 11 second and quicker daily drivers rolling around in the import world....
01-09-2019, 09:50 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 328
Posted By dckmn52

There are guys making stupid amounts of power on...

There are guys making stupid amounts of power on stock fuel rails on LS1 cars. 800-900whp range through an automatic. I personally am in the 650ishrange.

Running a stock take off LS7 fuel rail...
12-31-2018, 06:54 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 234
Posted By dckmn52

What items specifically are you in need of? That...

What items specifically are you in need of? That is a lot of wires/ schematics.

PM me would be fastest for me to get what you need.
12-28-2018, 09:58 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,163
Posted By dckmn52

LS do not come with factory widebands. only...

LS do not come with factory widebands. only narrowband.

Injector size does not affect fuel mileage. Just because the injector is bigger doesn't mean its squirting more fuel in. Inability to tune...
12-27-2018, 03:54 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,163
Posted By dckmn52

I personally would find a way to run bigger than...

I personally would find a way to run bigger than 3" y pipe exhaust. True duals or 3.5 would yield more power.

The rocker arm trunion deal I would leave alone. Most do more harm than good. I spin...
09-19-2018, 09:36 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 4,023
Posted By dckmn52

This. Ive worked flat rate at the GM dealer for...

This. Ive worked flat rate at the GM dealer for over 8 years. I use to enjoy doing both and now I dont even look at my drag car anymore.
It also use to be more enjoyable but between labor rates...
09-19-2018, 09:30 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,808
Posted By dckmn52

7400RPM at times here stock bottom. 250 shot....

7400RPM at times here stock bottom. 250 shot. Traps about 135.
I'm not worried yet.
Forum: Nitrous Oxide
08-07-2018, 09:34 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,529
Posted By dckmn52

More a connecting rod issue than anything. A good...

More a connecting rod issue than anything. A good tuneup on the stock rings will go a long way. This has been proven on SBE combos plenty of times.
The problem isnt just that people lean out the...
Forum: Nitrous Oxide
08-03-2018, 10:15 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,529
Posted By dckmn52

Its been done. I'm at 250 right now for the third...

Its been done. I'm at 250 right now for the third year. One guy was spraying 400 on an SBE LS6. Exotic fuel and single digit timing according to him.
The whole setup matters. A plate setup wont...
06-15-2018, 03:13 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 526
Posted By dckmn52

Remove stock pump. Insert Walbro 450 for 110...

Remove stock pump. Insert Walbro 450 for 110 dollars. Get the hotwire kit from Racetronix.

Problem solved.
Also I recommend not using the stock lines anymore. No point in forcing your pump to...
05-31-2018, 03:59 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,291
Posted By dckmn52

If its more street car than strip car I'd do the...

If its more street car than strip car I'd do the manual. Granted chances are the track will break stuff if you get after it hard.
This also depends on how much money you want to spend. Manuals are...
05-31-2018, 08:26 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,220
Posted By dckmn52

4" single custom mandrel exhaust out the back at...

4" single custom mandrel exhaust out the back at that power level, however you plan to achieve it.

That is what I recommend. ...
05-12-2018, 09:21 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 250
Posted By dckmn52

Install this if its not in the car already. ...

Install this if its not in the car already.
http://www.tickperformance.com/tick-performance-adjustable-clutch-master-cylinder-kit-for-98-02-camaro-firebird-ls1/

problem solved.
01-26-2018, 11:24 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,515
Posted By dckmn52

Actually he's right. trap speed/weight/et is a...

Actually he's right. trap speed/weight/et is a way better way to compare, unless youre comparing the same blower same intake same head. ect.

My car would put down from 600-650 on our local...
01-15-2018, 05:00 PM
Replies: 235
Views: 10,570
Posted By dckmn52

I can almost guarantee that per cylinder EFI...

I can almost guarantee that per cylinder EFI tuning and some toying with injector timing would gain all that power right back with the same intake manifold, and maybe even some more to boot.

Just...
12-30-2017, 03:39 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 504
Posted By dckmn52

http://www.exhausting101.com/ Read. ...

http://www.exhausting101.com/

Read.

This guy has designed exhaust systems for almost every form of motorsport there is.
12-30-2017, 09:29 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,777
Posted By dckmn52

i read this wrong. I thought you had a dumped...

i read this wrong. I thought you had a dumped single 3" exhaust. Your exhaust should be more than enough to make power.

The ls6 intake doesnt have as nice of a runner design as an aftermarket...
12-30-2017, 08:36 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,777
Posted By dckmn52

Run it at the dragslip and get a timeslip. Best...

Run it at the dragslip and get a timeslip. Best way to see where it's at.

Some things that might be holding it back is single 3" exhaust, and the LS6 intake, although plenty of guys can make...
12-15-2017, 01:35 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,789
Posted By dckmn52

I did a headunit and 6.5 Bazookas right away back...

I did a headunit and 6.5 Bazookas right away back in the day with my car and it was an instant improvement over the stock subs. In fact they are still in the car to this day, with just powered 6.5...
11-28-2017, 10:55 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 690
Posted By dckmn52

Not sure a dream setup is required with those...

Not sure a dream setup is required with those goals?
Better lifters as stated above. A bigger pushrod and thats basically it as far as i can tell. Not sure what you're valvetrain weights are...
11-16-2017, 10:36 AM
Replies: 235
Views: 10,570
Posted By dckmn52

I like this thread. Need to remember too that...

I like this thread.
Need to remember too that lots of the way the EMC engines are built is around average power, and not peak. If we (and others) shoved a different cam in the EMC engine it would...
11-10-2017, 03:52 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,647
Posted By dckmn52

https://cimg8.ibsrv.net/gimg/ls1tech.com-vbulletin...

https://cimg8.ibsrv.net/gimg/ls1tech.com-vbulletin/2000x1124/80-20170602_223217_9144820d3bcb0db179164c5e9330db48e52acba1.jpg
too big of a cheap ass fvkboi to buy the V series fronts yet. Maybe this...
11-08-2017, 08:21 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,228
Posted By dckmn52

A stock rear end 100% will not survive in a stick...

A stock rear end 100% will not survive in a stick car. Period. Lots of guys try and find out the hard way. This year alone I broke several aftermarket chassis pieces and a driveshaft yoke.
I'd look...
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