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Happy Happy

Very happy to update that I have been reviewing chassis dimensions and that the S13 rear subframe is the closest RWD subframe which can fit the 1995 nissan altima. No changes are required in the Z axis, which is the … Continue reading

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Clutches

I’ve been reading a lot about clutches of late. Trying to understand how to translate the engine power into the drivetrain, and how to reduce drivetrain loss as much as possible as sooner or later, the awd system will go … Continue reading

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A preview

Hey all The car is still at the shop. I’m pretty upset at how long it has taken to do a 2 hour job. It’s been sitting outside for a month. If I didn’t have a car cover, they would … Continue reading

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Build Update

I’m splitting my time between work and play, and then there is the build. A lot of progress has been made but yet there is still so much to do. When I spent all that time  dismantling everything…I didn’t realize … Continue reading

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Engine Performance Calculations

Mean Piston Speed Formula: MPS = 2 * Stroke * RPM / 60 @ 3500 RPM MPS = 2*(96/1000)*3500/ 60 = 11.2 m/s @ 7500 RPM = 24 m/s @ 8000 RPM MPS = 2*(96/1000)*8000/ 60 = 25.6 m/s Stock … Continue reading

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Suspension Geometry information

Just updated the web-blog with suspension specifications and parts codes for references. All of the recent posts relate to specifications as I am slowly modelling the vehicle. Parallel Linkage to Subframe Rod End Major Diameter: 18.16mm (M18) [0.714”] Minor Diameter:17.14mm … Continue reading

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CP Pistons Specification

Bore Diameter: 3.524″ (89.5mm) Clearance: 0.0035″ (0.0889mm) Compression Height: 1.339″ (34.01mm) Piston Size at Gauge Point 0.5″ (12.7mm) up from Bottom of Skirt 3.5205″ (89.42mm) Top Groove Width: 0.04″ (1.016mm) 2nd Groove Width: 0.048″ (1.2192mm) 3rd Groove Width: 0.111″ (2.8194mm) … Continue reading

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