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12-03-18, 09:56 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 8,695
Posted By gnx7

That username is awesome! The engine weight with...

That username is awesome! The engine weight with a manual transmission can easily be lowered with aluminum flywheel... Back in 2005 I had a heads/cam LS1 making 440rwhp and it was pretty much 50/50...
09-27-18, 09:56 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 15,806
Posted By gnx7

It had a Precision GTS76 (T4 rated at 1200hp) on...

It had a Precision GTS76 (T4 rated at 1200hp) on it before and that was pretty responsive on a 6.2 liter engine running e85. That setup went [email protected] fully tapped out driving like a maniac all...
08-27-18, 07:09 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 15,806
Posted By gnx7

update 7yrs later..... The LS7 was great; however...

update 7yrs later..... The LS7 was great; however the factory dry sump oiling system left a lot more to be expected! I sold the motor as I wanted more power and remedy the oiling shortcomings (it...
Forum: Build Threads
08-19-18, 05:49 PM
Replies: 542
Views: 64,482
Posted By gnx7

nice build! :)

nice build! :)
05-20-18, 10:55 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,959
Posted By gnx7

A 3.622" stroke (stock ls1/2/3) can easily rev to...

A 3.622" stroke (stock ls1/2/3) can easily rev to 7500rpm with lightweight valves. Anything beyond that and you need to start looking at a solid roller setup. Unless you have heads that flow a ton of...
Forum: 20B Forum
02-19-18, 09:21 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 7,966
Posted By gnx7

Howard- what flywheel are you running with the...

Howard- what flywheel are you running with the McLeod RST?
What slave cylinder?

That clutch drives awesome behind LSx setups and is super light pedal pressure, non grabby.... rated at 800rwhp....
12-16-16, 12:11 PM
Replies: 473
Views: 203,786
Posted By gnx7

It is a vacuum pump.... helps keep the rings...

It is a vacuum pump.... helps keep the rings sealed and blow by to a minimum. In an n/a engine they can be worth 15-25rwhp depending upon power levels.... on a boosted engine they also make more...
12-09-16, 09:16 PM
Replies: 473
Views: 203,786
Posted By gnx7

boom! Don't expect 1400hp to last forever...

boom!

Don't expect 1400hp to last forever running a $100 cast LS crank ;)
12-08-16, 08:36 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,476
Posted By gnx7

I have a turn key FD with 100K mile stock 2000...

I have a turn key FD with 100K mile stock 2000 LS1 (LS1 intake/inj/rail), Spoolin coated long tube headers, cold air intake making about 375hp, p/s also. No A/C or ABS.

Freshly rebuilt T56 to...
11-27-16, 07:43 PM
Replies: 255
Views: 111,937
Posted By gnx7

The T56 and T56 Magnum like 7/8" bore master...

The T56 and T56 Magnum like 7/8" bore master cylinders. You can run one from Tilton, USBrake, Wilwood etc. The clutch line needed is the McLeod 30" braided steel s/s quick disconnect line. I sell...
11-20-16, 04:27 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 9,118
Posted By gnx7

My original FD with LS1/T56 and factory rear 3:90...

My original FD with LS1/T56 and factory rear 3:90 diff running, 13" brakes, 18x10.5 CCW's 285/30/18's all around was 2800lbs with 50/50 weight distribution and full tank of fuel Touring edition...
10-21-16, 01:07 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,968
Posted By gnx7

The Samberg/Ronin parts are super nice. Don't...

The Samberg/Ronin parts are super nice. Don't buy anything else..... or you'll be sorry ;)

Stock FD rear will be fine as long as you don't drag race it too much.... wheel hop kills driveline...
10-16-16, 03:55 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,026
Posted By gnx7

I am a Tremec retailer and sell the T56 Magnum...

I am a Tremec retailer and sell the T56 Magnum for all kinds of swaps.
As LargeOrangeFont said..... it truly has the best ratios.... and 5th gear is .80 so you stay in your powerband the entire...
07-11-16, 02:36 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 10,377
Posted By gnx7

I get to drive my buddies '10 GT3 RS all the time...

I get to drive my buddies '10 GT3 RS all the time and it sounds sooooo good. In stock form it handles insanely well and I can get into the groove on back roads really quickly. I can easily leave...
Forum: Build Threads
06-28-16, 01:08 AM
Replies: 1,801
Views: 355,188
Posted By gnx7

siiiiiick build!

siiiiiick build!
Forum: Build Threads
06-28-16, 12:35 AM
Replies: 128
Views: 48,831
Posted By gnx7

If you can crack 200mph being RWD you should be...

If you can crack 200mph being RWD you should be happy. 220mph is a pipe dream. There is a lot more to it than just raw power.......

Kong Chang's 1200rwhp+ 996TT RWD conversion Porsche with a...
Forum: Build Threads
06-23-16, 07:43 PM
Replies: 128
Views: 48,831
Posted By gnx7

Should be a nutty combo when finished. You need...

Should be a nutty combo when finished. You need boost by gear dialed and TC to even try to manage that power. The FD has great aero and small frontal area on its side. The TX drag strip for TX2K...
Forum: Race Car Tech
05-03-16, 01:09 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 8,549
Posted By gnx7

Built by Bill Lackey originally.... I bought it...

Built by Bill Lackey originally.... I bought it from him.... now Cameron Rogers owns it locally.

It ran a GForce GSR 4spd dog box with internal shift rails. Much more compact and shifted...
05-03-16, 12:23 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,536
Posted By gnx7

Get the Samberg front Kmember swap kit. All...

Get the Samberg front Kmember swap kit. All others are junk. LS1/2/3/7/9 all use the same mounting style and dimensionally are the same for the most part.

A stock LS3 shortblock with a turbo...
03-18-16, 08:16 PM
Replies: 473
Views: 203,786
Posted By gnx7

My buddies car. LS7, T56 565rwhp, Petit rear...

My buddies car. LS7, T56 565rwhp, Petit rear flares, Ronin front flares, AP Racing brakes, RaceLogic TC, vacuum pump, working a/c, p/s, Montego Blue paint.
It's for sale $35K obo
02-08-16, 11:23 AM
Replies: 255
Views: 111,937
Posted By gnx7

For those thinking about going with a T56 or t56...

For those thinking about going with a T56 or t56 Magnum (which shares no internal components with the pre '08 style trans) here are some thoughts.

The F-body style '93-02 T56 was designed in 1991...
12-16-15, 01:45 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,993
Posted By gnx7

Glad you are loving that combo Dan! I know I...

Glad you are loving that combo Dan! I know I love the T56 Magnum in my 3 cars running them.
12-16-15, 01:44 AM
10-16-15, 04:05 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,425
Posted By gnx7

For $2K I would bought that in a second. A...

For $2K I would bought that in a second.

A normal FD roller needing paint is easily $5-7K
10-16-15, 03:53 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 10,674
Posted By gnx7

I think 1000rwhp+ is a bit much on the street :) ...

I think 1000rwhp+ is a bit much on the street :)
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