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Re: [turbobike] Any suggestions on a wastegate?

christer johansson (christer.johansson@mbox383.swipnet.se)
Mon, 08 Feb 1999 20:42:52 +0100

Hi Dave ,All
Why won´t the actuator fit ? It can be moved qite easily if it
interferes whit some other components. I have moved the
actuator on Schwitzer turbo. I have a aluminum plate welded
angeled onto the compressor housing , also the actuator arm
has been modified ,lengthened and bent.
An internal wastegate is not bad idea, if it flows enough.

Best of luck / Christer

Dave Morrill skrev:

> Hello,
>     I'm in the process of mounting my turbo/building the exhaust
> manifold and am finding that I can't get the built in wastegate actuator
> to fit (I'm using a Garrett T-2, has the built in wastegate, but
> requires an external actuator) , so I am looking for a stand alone
> external wastegate.
>     Any suggestions, size is the main concern (smallest is best) and
> price is also.  I'm planning to run 5-8lbs of boost.
> wdya all suggest?
>     thanks,
>     Dave.