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by Jamie V
Wed Dec 22, 2010 8:53 am
Forum: Racing Converters
Topic: Marty, can you help me identify this converter?
Replies: 7
Views: 1836

Re: Marty, can you help me identify this converter?

Would it effect you stall estimate that the stroke is 4.100"? The motor is 4.100 stroke 4.125 bore.

Also what did you estimate it would stall behind that procharged motor it was designed for?
by Jamie V
Tue Dec 21, 2010 4:28 pm
Forum: Racing Converters
Topic: Marty, can you help me identify this converter?
Replies: 7
Views: 1836

Re: Marty, can you help me identify this converter?

What do you estimate it will stall to the way it is N/A? I have considered spraying it down the road but what amount of nitrous are you thinking it would be right for?

Thanks again
Jamie
by Jamie V
Mon Dec 20, 2010 6:54 pm
Forum: Racing Converters
Topic: Marty, can you help me identify this converter?
Replies: 7
Views: 1836

Re: Marty, can you help me identify this converter?

Marty, I have a ford lightning also but a totally different setup. I have a N/A 438" small block. I'm not sure of the motors horsepower but the truck weighs 3560 with me in it and has gone 9.88@135. with a best 60' of 1.32. The current converter is an Art Carr 9.5" spragless converter. It will trans...
by Jamie V
Sun Dec 19, 2010 8:22 pm
Forum: Racing Converters
Topic: Marty, can you help me identify this converter?
Replies: 7
Views: 1836

Marty, can you help me identify this converter?

Marty, I'm planning on buying this converter from a buddy of mine for my Ford C6. It's a bolt together that you made for him some years back. I had him send me a picture of the stamped info on it so you could tell me about it before I buy it to make sure it will be close for what I need. Thanks Jami...
by Jamie V
Tue Dec 01, 2009 3:02 pm
Forum: Racing Converters
Topic: Change converter or keep what I have?
Replies: 14
Views: 2403

Re: Change converter or keep what I have?

John and Mark are both correct. The 1/8 mile looks pretty good , but you don't pick up much mph out the back . The stall on the converter sounds pretty close. I would keep the converter , but have it converted to a sprag type. Marty, I saw in one of your other threads that your good diode costs abo...
by Jamie V
Wed Nov 25, 2009 7:00 pm
Forum: Racing Converters
Topic: Change converter or keep what I have?
Replies: 14
Views: 2403

Change converter or keep what I have?

I need a little help from an expert on weather I should keep using the converter I have or if I should buy another one. Here is some info. 94 Lightning Pickup 3560lbs with driver 438" small block (4.100" stroke) C6 trans Best 60' 1.32, averages mid to high 1.3's Best 1/8 6.23@113mph, averages around...