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Forum: Repower / Transplant Yesterday, 11:25 PM
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Posted By kidturbo
Actually my machinist has gotten into forging...

Actually my machinist has gotten into forging knives lately. Has a nice little oven if we wanta do it slowly. He's just never done anything that important before..

Most of the videos I've watched...
Forum: Repower / Transplant Yesterday, 10:04 PM
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Posted By kidturbo
Piece of 4130 is best I could come up with on...

Piece of 4130 is best I could come up with on short notice. No real idea on hardness. Since I don't expect it to take any hard hits on the dyno, goal is just harden those splines.
Forum: Repower / Transplant Yesterday, 09:42 PM
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Posted By kidturbo
No, waiting for spot on the dyno. Sled pulling...

No, waiting for spot on the dyno. Sled pulling and boating season seem to conflict.

However, as of today the boat is just coming outa paint. So now the owner is anxious to get things finished in...
Forum: Repower / Transplant Yesterday, 09:21 PM
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Posted By kidturbo
Anyone have first hand experience hardening 4130...

Anyone have first hand experience hardening 4130 Normalized?

Had the splines cut, then double keyed this output shaft of the dyno adapter assembly. Think it should be hardened before this piece...
Forum: Repower / Transplant Yesterday, 08:50 PM
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Posted By kidturbo
Coolant arrived today. Sure hope it's worth...

Coolant arrived today.

Sure hope it's worth the price. $50 a gallon, and no 50/50 mixing this stuff...
Forum: Repower / Transplant 07-06-2018, 01:55 PM
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Posted By kidturbo
Wrapping up the Borg Warner marine transmission...

Wrapping up the Borg Warner marine transmission pattern to dyno driveshaft adapter on engine # 2 this week.

Bearing hub assembly is done. Just waiting for our 4130 shaft with EDM splines being...
Forum: Repower / Transplant 07-06-2018, 12:45 PM
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Posted By kidturbo
I was over in Danville area last week on way home...

I was over in Danville area last week on way home from Cali, but the pilot wouldn't stop so I could say hello...

Did you see me waving Mark?

:welcome:
Forum: Duramax Tuning, Logging, and Gauges 06-29-2018, 12:23 AM
Replies: 340
L5P: L5P Tuning
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Posted By kidturbo
Stand alone setups only. I didn't know they...

Stand alone setups only.

I didn't know they had ditched Piezo injectors on L5P. So that changes things, for what I do at least.

However,,, the basic HS-GMLAN CANbus network data structure...
Forum: Duramax Tuning, Logging, and Gauges 06-28-2018, 11:56 PM
Replies: 340
L5P: L5P Tuning
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Posted By kidturbo
Can confirm that 480hp combo. Saw an 18 on the...

Can confirm that 480hp combo. Saw an 18 on the chassis dyno while at Banks last week. Exactly where it was with it.

Also saw a slightly modified E35 ECU controlling L5P's. Stand Alone Issue...
Forum: Turbo Talk 06-14-2018, 04:34 AM
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Posted By kidturbo
Ran a 4094R for a few years with +50 sticks and...

Ran a 4094R for a few years with +50 sticks and stock pump. Spools quick, but as mentioned, it's a bit tight on AR and runs hotter than a stock VNT.

In my application it was holding things back...
Forum: Duramax Hard Parts 06-14-2018, 12:59 AM
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Posted By kidturbo
OEM specs, with better steel. Few OEM cranks...

OEM specs, with better steel.
Few OEM cranks break first year, so guessing only time or mileage will tell that tale.
Forum: Duramax Tuning, Logging, and Gauges 06-14-2018, 12:46 AM
Replies: 340
L5P: L5P Tuning
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Posted By kidturbo
50 volt is just a general range that covers us up...

50 volt is just a general range that covers us up to LML. The early FICM was basically a "driver" for powering the Bosch injectors, with control from an ECM without amplified circuits. Kinda a quick...
Forum: Duramax Tuning, Logging, and Gauges 06-13-2018, 01:57 AM
Replies: 340
L5P: L5P Tuning
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Posted By kidturbo
The person who brought up the compiler issue,...

The person who brought up the compiler issue, stated so when I made same case for starting from scratch on a new OS and existing hardware. Basically saying those are not a single use processor, so...
Forum: Duramax Tuning, Logging, and Gauges 06-09-2018, 11:25 PM
Replies: 340
L5P: L5P Tuning
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Posted By kidturbo
Finding the nerds isn't the problem. I've spoken...

Finding the nerds isn't the problem. I've spoken in depth with a couple of em, who are behind much of what we use today, about this same approach. Without the original source code, and access to...
Forum: Duramax Tuning, Logging, and Gauges 06-07-2018, 12:25 AM
Replies: 340
L5P: L5P Tuning
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Posted By kidturbo
Exactly.. Liability simply outweighs any profits...

Exactly.. Liability simply outweighs any profits by about 10,000 to 1...

Sure we could make GM stability control talk happily with an aftermarket ECU. Be cool addition for drag racers. But would...
Forum: Duramax Tuning, Logging, and Gauges 05-29-2018, 06:11 PM
Replies: 340
L5P: L5P Tuning
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Posted By kidturbo
Tell Kory I'll volunteer my company to test the...

Tell Kory I'll volunteer my company to test the waters.. Literally, cause I gonna test it on the water. Removing that one gov entity from the equation. GM doesn't scare me. Always wanted my name on a...
Forum: Duramax Tuning, Logging, and Gauges 05-29-2018, 05:54 PM
Replies: 340
L5P: L5P Tuning
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Posted By kidturbo
Agree 100%. I actually have been talking to some...

Agree 100%. I actually have been talking to some German programing guru's with a background at big B, about doing exactly that.

Motec has a unit out now that can take place of stock 01-16 PCM....
Forum: Smoke Signals 05-22-2018, 11:00 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 662
Posted By kidturbo
Those are typically hardware configuration...

Those are typically hardware configuration issues, and should been sorted out by the company providing service. All your cell phone traffic today is basically VoIP, but few complain about quality....
Forum: Smoke Signals 05-21-2018, 11:20 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 662
Posted By kidturbo
Josh, I used to setup small to huge VoIP...

Josh, I used to setup small to huge VoIP networks around the globe some years ago.

For my personal businesses I've move from a hosted PBX server, to a managed PBX service, to a virtual PBX with...
Forum: Repower / Transplant 05-09-2018, 09:15 PM
Replies: 463
Views: 56,135
Posted By kidturbo
No doubt.. I'm pulling for a keg... I...

No doubt.. I'm pulling for a keg...

I planned to stick a scope camera into the med-duty oil pan inspection port just to monitor how the new pan baffle flows returning oil. If all good, I'll flip...
Forum: Repower / Transplant 05-09-2018, 01:45 AM
Replies: 463
Views: 56,135
Posted By kidturbo
Nice chatting with you also Joe. Hope Mark...

Nice chatting with you also Joe.

Hope Mark finds a good spot to stick it until I return. Saw a few empty chassis setting around there.. Couple guys were asking at show if turbos would clear...
Forum: Repower / Transplant 05-05-2018, 08:58 PM
Replies: 463
Views: 56,135
Posted By kidturbo
Day 2 at UCC, and my engine is still together.....

Day 2 at UCC, and my engine is still together.. Which makes me feel like a big winner...

Most respect for all these competitors. And special shout out to the FirePunk crew who's been graciously...
Forum: Repower / Transplant 04-30-2018, 09:13 AM
Replies: 463
Views: 56,135
Posted By kidturbo
Got one set of mounting plates whipped out over...

Got one set of mounting plates whipped out over the weekend.

Now waiting on paint to dry, then it's bolt everything together again.. Lots to do if gonna make it to Indy by Thursday afternoon.
Forum: Duramax Tuning, Logging, and Gauges 04-23-2018, 06:46 PM
Replies: 340
L5P: L5P Tuning
Views: 40,883
Posted By kidturbo
Yeah those trucks are rated for B20 so that...

Yeah those trucks are rated for B20 so that shouldn't cause any DPF issues. BioD produces less soot than regular D1/2 and should actually regin less often.

Now I have seen some DPF issues running...
Forum: Repower / Transplant 04-21-2018, 10:01 PM
Replies: 463
Views: 56,135
Posted By kidturbo
Thanks Cap. I know I've put a ton of hours in...

Thanks Cap. I know I've put a ton of hours in them..

Yesterday I had to hoist, haul 10 miles, hoists again, haul home, and hoist a third time to unload.. Times Two, for total of 6 hoists, and 40...
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