A shameless image thread for the enginephiles

All that has to do with the power train, gearbox, clutch, fuels and lubricants, etc. Generally the mechanical side of Formula One.
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Re: A shameless image thread for the enginephiles

Post by 3jawchuck » Wed Oct 11, 2017 7:49 am

Are we allowed to post videos?
Cute little restored Maytag 92.

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Re: A shameless image thread for the enginephiles

Post by roon » Wed Oct 11, 2017 8:41 pm

Appropriate that you've posted a hit and miss engine in the era of cylinder cutting. :)

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Re: A shameless image thread for the enginephiles

Post by roon » Sat Nov 04, 2017 10:41 pm

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Re: A shameless image thread for the enginephiles

Post by AJI » Sun Nov 05, 2017 12:58 am

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How about a V16 supercharged two stroke? This guy is my neighbour!

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Re: A shameless image thread for the enginephiles

Post by roon » Mon Nov 06, 2017 12:30 am

AJI wrote:
Sun Nov 05, 2017 12:58 am
http://markwalkermotorcycles.com/wp-con ... _03-3.jpeg
How about a V16 supercharged two stroke? This guy is my neighbour!
Does he know that he built the engine that half the people of this forum seem to suggest for the future of F1? :)

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Re: A shameless image thread for the enginephiles

Post by AJI » Mon Nov 06, 2017 1:15 am

roon wrote:
Mon Nov 06, 2017 12:30 am
AJI wrote:
Sun Nov 05, 2017 12:58 am
How about a V16 supercharged two stroke? This guy is my neighbour!
Does he know that he built the engine that half the people of this forum seem to suggest for the future of F1? :)
I assume you're talking about his rotary valve fascination?

Big Ned - 3 litre rotary valve v twin. Hand built! Not a CNC in sight!!!!
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Re: A shameless image thread for the enginephiles

Post by dren » Tue Nov 07, 2017 3:01 pm

Mercury Racing QC4v DOHC V8 with twin turbos, it's a 9.0l marine engine in a Dodge Charger

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Re: A shameless image thread for the enginephiles

Post by gruntguru » Wed Nov 08, 2017 12:52 am

Those headers are insane! How hot would the hood/bonnet get?
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Re: A shameless image thread for the enginephiles

Post by dren » Mon Nov 13, 2017 1:41 pm

gruntguru wrote:
Wed Nov 08, 2017 12:52 am
Those headers are insane! How hot would the hood/bonnet get?
Not sure. They said in the interview that they are just standard stainless. The whole body of the car is made out of CF.
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Re: A shameless image thread for the enginephiles

Post by gruntguru » Tue Nov 14, 2017 4:50 am

Those headers are going to glow under any sort of boost. The heat loss is bad for power as well as engine bay temperatures.
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Re: A shameless image thread for the enginephiles

Post by 3jawchuck » Tue Nov 14, 2017 7:38 am

gruntguru wrote:
Tue Nov 14, 2017 4:50 am
Those headers are going to glow under any sort of boost. The heat loss is bad for power as well as engine bay temperatures.
This car isn't designed for anything but looking good and growing one's street peen.

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Re: A shameless image thread for the enginephiles

Post by dren » Tue Nov 14, 2017 8:58 pm

3jawchuck wrote:
Tue Nov 14, 2017 7:38 am
gruntguru wrote:
Tue Nov 14, 2017 4:50 am
Those headers are going to glow under any sort of boost. The heat loss is bad for power as well as engine bay temperatures.
This car isn't designed for anything but looking good and growing one's street peen.
It makes 1650hp. 26lbs of boost.
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Re: A shameless image thread for the enginephiles

Post by roon » Fri Nov 17, 2017 12:45 am

TA WRX with a 1000hp Flat-6...

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...and chain driven front half-shafts. :!:

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Re: A shameless image thread for the enginephiles

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Re: A shameless image thread for the enginephiles

Post by djos » Sat Nov 18, 2017 1:27 am

roon wrote:
Fri Nov 17, 2017 11:54 pm
https://youtu.be/DwdOSlNrcBE
Well that's one way to do a cold air intake, is there an intercooler under the supercharger?
The impossible often has a kind of integrity which the merely improbable lacks.