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11-11-2018, 08:04 PM
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Posted By stevieturbo

Is one of those before and after ? Or just 2...

Is one of those before and after ? Or just 2 stages of prototyping ?
04-11-2018, 10:06 AM
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Posted By stevieturbo

If the part is to be made from carbon....would it...

If the part is to be made from carbon....would it be possible to make the actual mould from the printer, rather than the actual piece ? Or can a suitable smooth finish not be achieved ?

or is that...
03-11-2018, 10:40 PM
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Posted By stevieturbo

As for the 12v thing....weird for someone to wire...

As for the 12v thing....weird for someone to wire 12v DC in T&E, and carry/connect the earth.

The picture you show is a corner unit...anything hidden behind that corner ?
03-11-2018, 10:37 PM
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Posted By stevieturbo

How strong are those printed parts ? As strong as...

How strong are those printed parts ? As strong as an original piece ?
03-11-2018, 10:34 PM
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Posted By stevieturbo

I really cant see how people telling someone to...

I really cant see how people telling someone to connect a fan into a hot flue pipe for a boiler is firstly allowed or legal, or even sensible !

If the fan is not on, there could be the potential...
02-11-2018, 08:52 PM
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Posted By stevieturbo

So your car has been stolen along with all your...

So your car has been stolen along with all your guns in the boot ?
02-11-2018, 07:34 PM
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Posted By stevieturbo

I'd be pretty confident in most cases I'd have...

I'd be pretty confident in most cases I'd have some on it faster than the police would be

Lets face it, this entire thread and many others show how interested the police are to instantly jump on...
01-11-2018, 06:04 PM
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Posted By stevieturbo

Only if you're paying for a system that offers...

Only if you're paying for a system that offers that service...and the police actually have any time/interest to respond as you would want.

I just have a tracker I monitor myself, and it alerts...
31-10-2018, 11:01 PM
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Posted By stevieturbo

Yea, I only seen it the other day and joined. ...

Yea, I only seen it the other day and joined.

The sheer volume of car theft is ridiculous, and even worse is the police response to it, and that of the authorities. Especially for the likes of...
31-10-2018, 10:57 PM
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Posted By stevieturbo

An open centre diff would probably be better than...

An open centre diff would probably be better than what you're proposing ?

If you only need the drivetrain to handle 280hp....surely Porsche stuff would be plentiful and cheap ? It's only really...
30-10-2018, 09:52 PM
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Posted By stevieturbo

Hard to know if it's good or bad...but isnt it...

Hard to know if it's good or bad...but isnt it sad that there is a page like this on FB

https://www.facebook.com/groups/stolenoldskoolfords/

But hopefully it can help recover some of the cars...
30-10-2018, 05:41 PM
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Posted By stevieturbo

Well lets face it, when they are always shouting...

Well lets face it, when they are always shouting about lack of funding and resources....how on earth do they find so many resources to have cops standing holding speed guns every day ? That is...
30-10-2018, 12:53 AM
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Posted By stevieturbo

Tackling someone willing to steal and in the...

Tackling someone willing to steal and in the process of stealing a car without the expectation of them having a weapon and being willing to use it....would be extremely naive....hence it would almost...
28-10-2018, 09:03 PM
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Posted By stevieturbo

The burglar who was armed with a screwdriver who...

The burglar who was armed with a screwdriver who tried to stab home owner.......therefore in defence, up to and including lethal force will be justifiable and proportionate as that is what was used...
28-10-2018, 05:19 PM
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Posted By stevieturbo

No, you've just re-enforced exactly what I...

No, you've just re-enforced exactly what I stated. The whole necessary and proportionate will of course give you more support in the defense of a person/life, as opposed to belongings or objects like...
28-10-2018, 12:16 PM
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Posted By stevieturbo

And pray they respond in a reasonable time and...

And pray they respond in a reasonable time and you dont get into a false imprisonment charge by holding someone against their will.....shit doesnt always go the way it should, especially when the law...
28-10-2018, 11:10 AM
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Posted By stevieturbo

I'm well aware of the law....but when you have...

I'm well aware of the law....but when you have the option to walk away and not place anyone at risk....reasonable, necessary and proportionate become very grey areas.

Your scenario is different...
27-10-2018, 11:50 PM
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Posted By stevieturbo

A very risky area, because they would also say...

A very risky area, because they would also say the safest thing for you to do is let them steal it. And if preventing the crime was with the use of any sort of "weapon".....you could really find...
23-10-2018, 08:46 PM
Replies: 7
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Posted By stevieturbo

Do you really need another thread ? ...

Do you really need another thread ?

https://passionford.com/forum/general-car-related-discussion/497698-bonnet-smelt-of-burning-young-driver.html
21-10-2018, 06:30 PM
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Views: 467
Posted By stevieturbo

Really...if you've driven the car after it has...

Really...if you've driven the car after it has spat all the water out, overheated it and it's making rattling noises....

That is likely going to be pretty catastrophic damage. It may need an...
20-10-2018, 07:34 PM
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Views: 603
Posted By stevieturbo

Anything can fail at any time.... But yes...

Anything can fail at any time....

But yes that is very early, however low mileage isnt always a good thing when it comes to cars. Isnt it still under warranty ?
19-10-2018, 08:17 PM
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Posted By stevieturbo

This is the UK. Not somewhere where the law...

This is the UK.

Not somewhere where the law targets criminals.
16-10-2018, 11:52 PM
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Posted By stevieturbo

Many use the Honda/Denso coils. But do get...

Many use the Honda/Denso coils. But do get genuine Honda items, not aftermarket copies.

https://shopbhp.com/collections/cosworth-mods

And there is no better than Syvecs.
15-10-2018, 05:54 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 447
Posted By stevieturbo

BW is a re-circ. Or just run none at all.

BW is a re-circ.

Or just run none at all.
14-10-2018, 01:21 PM
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Posted By stevieturbo

The thieving fucks are out and about 24/7, not...

The thieving fucks are out and about 24/7, not just car shows. They are always scoping out things to steal.
14-10-2018, 01:08 PM
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Posted By stevieturbo

The same scum will steal absolutely anything they...

The same scum will steal absolutely anything they can make a few quid off. Doesnt matter to them what it is, who's it is or where it is. And the law will do fuck all about it.

You can be sure they...
13-10-2018, 09:41 PM
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Posted By stevieturbo

Or in general those who try and abide by the law,...

Or in general those who try and abide by the law, who put in a days work etc etc.

The government just loves shafting those at every opportunity. People who don;t give a fuck....the government...
13-10-2018, 09:24 PM
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Posted By stevieturbo

That part of this story is well and truly...

That part of this story is well and truly shocking....or not surprising I guess.
12-10-2018, 10:29 PM
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Posted By stevieturbo

Is one of them not one of the gyppo cunts off the...

Is one of them not one of the gyppo cunts off the tv program ? Big fat thieving bastards or something ?
12-10-2018, 03:01 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 447
Posted By stevieturbo

With proper boost control via ecu/controller and...

With proper boost control via ecu/controller and solenoid/PWM valve, there is rarely any need for restrictors or anything like it, unless there is something badly wrong or mismatched with the parts.
11-10-2018, 10:36 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 447
Posted By stevieturbo

From what I understand, the Amal valve is a...

From what I understand, the Amal valve is a simple fixed bleed via an off/on strategy ( whether manual switch or via ecu ), so it is very limited in what it can do vs a properly controlled...
11-10-2018, 10:20 PM
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Views: 447
Posted By stevieturbo

I would prefer good boost control, to antiquated...

I would prefer good boost control, to antiquated boost control.
11-10-2018, 10:06 PM
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Posted By stevieturbo

It's a bomb

It's a bomb
11-10-2018, 10:03 PM
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Views: 447
Posted By stevieturbo

Really, unless you know what was there before, or...

Really, unless you know what was there before, or what was controlling it...there is no sense guessing.

You need to find out if the ecu was controlling boost in the past or if someone had fitted a...
10-10-2018, 10:43 PM
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Views: 5,788
Posted By stevieturbo

Hopefully they are caught and beheaded. It's...

Hopefully they are caught and beheaded. It's something that really needs brought back into society, both for thieves, general scum and politicians. Public guillotine PPV every month or so ? Bound to...
04-10-2018, 11:48 PM
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Views: 238
Posted By stevieturbo

Ebay, usual sort of thing. Or there are...

Ebay, usual sort of thing.

Or there are various FB groups where you'd find people breaking them

https://www.facebook.com/groups/1535104193478178/
...
01-10-2018, 07:49 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,001
Posted By stevieturbo

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-45628325

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-45628325
29-09-2018, 09:34 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 411
Posted By stevieturbo

So like 301 ? 350 ? 450 ? 550 ? GT30 of any...

So like 301 ? 350 ? 450 ? 550 ?

GT30 of any kind is a poor choice for only 300hp ( although a T34 isnt exactly great either )

There are just better more modern alternatives, and choice will...
29-09-2018, 07:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 411
Posted By stevieturbo

how do you need it to perform ?

how do you need it to perform ?
29-09-2018, 07:08 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 450
Posted By stevieturbo

Why not ask those making the claims, to support...

Why not ask those making the claims, to support those claims with evidence ? Presumably they have done lots of testing ?

But generally it refers to pre-turbine pressure, not post turbine, but of...
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