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06-12-2019, 07:59 AM
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Posted By ctd

Still hydraulic, the last cam swap & 4.5* overlap...

Still hydraulic, the last cam swap & 4.5* overlap has enough lift & spring pressure the LS7 lifters made to much noise @ idle. Heads came off again & new lifters went in, measure the pushrods &...
06-11-2019, 08:49 PM
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Posted By ctd

No, that war was just starting to brew when my...

No, that war was just starting to brew when my project began.
06-11-2019, 08:37 PM
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Views: 5,883
Posted By ctd

When I made the change to the TF heads that was...

When I made the change to the TF heads that was the only change, both sets were flow tested by Chris Frank. So yes the gain was from cylinder heads only.

I had already made a camshaft change &...
06-11-2019, 01:52 PM
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Views: 5,883
Posted By ctd

Frankenstein supplied & ported the heads, they...

Frankenstein supplied & ported the heads, they start as a rough cut cnc casting from Trick Flow. They finish themselves to there spec, that way they are still a 235 runner. Lots of details to the...
06-11-2019, 08:20 AM
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Posted By ctd

I also have Trick Flows on a 416, these 235's...

I also have Trick Flows on a 416, these 235's were a rough flow casting finished by Chris Frank. Originally the motor was installed in my C5 6spd with 4:10's, went thru a bunch of clutch grief :eek2:...
03-07-2019, 07:54 AM
Replies: 14
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Posted By ctd

I would be curious what he is watching for, the...

I would be curious what he is watching for, the vid had a slight puff on decel.
01-23-2017, 08:01 AM
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Posted By ctd

I've run a NW 102 TB on a ported Fast with good...

I've run a NW 102 TB on a ported Fast with good results & yes the 102 TB tests the tuner :D I've re cam'd three times looking for perfect manners, starting @17*, 10.5* & now 4.5* of overlap. Even @...
09-11-2016, 07:15 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 926
Posted By ctd

With my C6 LS2 while tuning on the dyno the knock...

With my C6 LS2 while tuning on the dyno the knock became very frustrating. I had read on the HP Tuning forum how a simple change to TR6 plugs would correct the issue.

Plugs are cheap so I thought...
09-10-2016, 07:25 AM
Replies: 15
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Posted By ctd

I recognize the 2 way watt meter, well over a...

I recognize the 2 way watt meter, well over a quarter century back for me :)
09-03-2016, 09:03 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 962
Posted By ctd

The Mustang dyno will do rpm from roller...

The Mustang dyno will do rpm from roller calculations, the PIA part is your limited to which gear. With your M6 you would match your 4th gear to dyno rpm, so you do your steady state & power curve's...
08-03-2016, 06:25 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 613
Posted By ctd

You are very brave, I'm skeered :D Mostly DCB...

You are very brave, I'm skeered :D Mostly DCB around here.
08-02-2016, 08:31 PM
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Views: 613
Posted By ctd

Did you go for a spin in it? The big dog on our...

Did you go for a spin in it? The big dog on our lake is over 180 mph.....
07-25-2016, 09:44 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,341
Posted By ctd

I've a C5 & a C6, battery eater's. I set up my...

I've a C5 & a C6, battery eater's. I set up my Fluke meter in series with the negative cable, as well I've an inductive MA meter & a DCV meter.......:eek2:

With a note pad I watch them for 10...
07-22-2016, 08:07 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 8,378
Posted By ctd

I'm using the Deatschwerks 42 lb injectors & have...

I'm using the Deatschwerks 42 lb injectors & have compared them to stock GM for idle quality & cannot tell any difference. The dial in just as the GM injectors do.

Just a thought on your AC issue,...
07-22-2016, 07:56 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,341
Posted By ctd

Revisiting your photo it occurred to me how you...

Revisiting your photo it occurred to me how you have connected the meter, I'm guessing you have the meter leads across the battery? Your meter leads need to be in series with positive or negative...
07-21-2016, 10:02 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,341
Posted By ctd

I'm thinking a scale issue with the meter, a...

I'm thinking a scale issue with the meter, a spark or an arc as you describe will be in amps not milliamps.

I would be looking for 3-6amp draw when the battery is first connected before it cycles...
07-16-2016, 08:00 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 5,174
Posted By ctd

deedee, I just ordered & rx'd a set of tall...

deedee, I just ordered & rx'd a set of tall Holley LS valve covers. I believe the retail US price is $200.00. Trying to find them in Red & in Canada as with most LS performance item's is challenging....
07-03-2016, 09:13 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,134
Posted By ctd

You could try Western Corvette in Calgary, they...

You could try Western Corvette in Calgary, they have done a lot with those motor's.
06-26-2016, 10:45 AM
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Posted By ctd

Yes, I was a little disappointed.

Yes, I was a little disappointed.
06-12-2016, 06:53 PM
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Posted By ctd

The TF's were the solution, they replaced the...

The TF's were the solution, they replaced the problem heads. Chris finished the TF's from a rough CNC casting, welded the chambers to deal the wrong pistons. Spent time welding that would not affect...
06-12-2016, 07:10 AM
Replies: 245
Views: 24,084
Posted By ctd

Ugh! Nightmare this is :( My 416 was 3 or 4...

Ugh! Nightmare this is :(

My 416 was 3 or 4 years to straighten out, in the end it was the cylinder heads. Never a short block issue as you are dealing with.

Chris Frank identified the original...
06-04-2016, 02:49 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 471
Posted By ctd

How about Sicamous :secret2:

How about Sicamous :secret2:
06-03-2016, 10:38 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,721
Posted By ctd

I was headed to set #3, always doing something...

I was headed to set #3, always doing something wrong on my part according to YT. I'm quite fussy with valve train setup.

No YT's for me.
06-02-2016, 10:15 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 866
Posted By ctd

I suspect the rolling is not enabled correctly,...

I suspect the rolling is not enabled correctly, it works.

I'm a vette guy, if your friend wants to forward a copy of your tune I'm assuming HPT I would have a look.

Nothing wrong with your TB,...
06-02-2016, 09:47 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 866
Posted By ctd

Your profile indicates a 02 C5, you have to...

Your profile indicates a 02 C5, you have to enable rolling idle. If you log the follower & cracker you should see they disable clutch in rolling.

Are you the tuner?

Scaler #'s I would call...
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