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Re: [T3] empi air cleaners


On 16 Mar 2001, at 23:01, Russ Wolfe wrote:

> When you are running engines that develope 600-1000 hp, and drink
> several gallons of fuel each run. you use some pretty big jets, and
> all the tricks you can. You do not want the cylinders to run lean, or
> you have lost a set of pistons. I have seen pistons from Karl Moyer's
> funny car that with just a slight miscalulation on the fuel mix
> completely distroyed the pistons. Some of these engines basically just
> dump raw fuel into the supercharger, kind of like a throttle-body
> injection system.

I agree with every bit of this. I just wanted to make the point that 
supercooling the fuel might actually be a step in the wrong 
direction.



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Madison, Wisconsin, USA
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