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Re: [turbobike] turbocharging a 1074 gsxr

Rick (gsxr1100@ptw.com)
Thu, 15 Apr 1999 08:04:13 -0700

34 deg inital with 4 deg of boost retard

Turbo Rick
350HP Turbo GSXR1100 Street bike
Web Site  http://www.ptw.com/~gsxr1100/
Southern California Timing Association 1998 Fastest Bike of the year
EL Mirage Land speed Record holder 204.626 MPH
E-mail gsxr1100@ptw.com

> No, but I have blown 2pistons running at 8:1 compression.
> Im planning on using qite high boost on the new setup ,
> and dont wanna be limited to low boost settings
> when driving on longer trips . This 2 setups in 1,
> doesent appeal to Me , to be maximized it will reqire
> 2 different cam settings ,timing etc.
> What ignition setting do You use?
> We have 98 octane pump gas here, it would equal to about
> 97-96 octane over ther, it has something to do with moon and roon
> octane ratings (cant remember).
> We also have a fuel that consists of 85% ethanol and 15% gasoline.
> Now thats a thought for the future!
>
> Christer
>
> Rick skrev:
>
> > Have you ever detonated a set of pistons running it with stock
compression??
> > or did you start with low compression???
> > I was just thinking what is the octain of the gas you use??
> > wounder if the gas you have there is not as good as what we have here
> > which isn't saying much because we have crappy gas here in california
> > I think in the eastern states they have better gas.
> >
> > By the way if you need a place to ship your bike you can ship it
here.......
> >
> > Turbo Rick
> > 350HP Turbo GSXR1100 Street bike
> > Web Site  http://www.ptw.com/~gsxr1100/
> > Southern California Timing Association 1998 Fastest Bike of the year
> > EL Mirage Land speed Record holder 204.626 MPH
> > E-mail gsxr1100@ptw.com
> >
> > > I completely agree that high cr - "low" boost would yield better
throttle
> > > response compared to low cr - high boost.
> > > I just cant see how You get by with that combination and pump gas,
> > > it is contrast to everything I have learned!
> > > I guess I will have to pull out that spacerplate and see, probably
would
> > > grenade the pistons on startup!
> > > Yes it would be great to test each others bikes!
> > > I guess I will have to ship My bike over and challenge You for a match
> > > race...hehehe.
> > > Im glad to see that this list has woken up again , thanks for
starting
> > this
> > > list Rick!
> > >
> > > Christer
> > >
> > > Rick skrev:
> > >
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