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Old 04-12-2004, 06:29 PM
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11 or 12 inch torque converter?!

Sorry if this is a repeat question, but I've been searching the posts and can't find anything like an answer to this question! ANyway, what difference does the diameter of the converter make? Some are listed 8" some 11 or 12." How does that work?


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Old 04-12-2004, 08:21 PM
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Typically the smaller dia. converters have a higher stall. Although my 12" converter (transmission specialties) is rated at 2400 rpm stall speed. Go figure.
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Old 04-12-2004, 08:38 PM
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I have only noticed that the higher stall converters utilize a smaller case diameter.

Other than that I am curious also.
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Old 04-13-2004, 11:36 AM
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With the technology you can get just about any type, tight, loose, high or low stall, in any of the available sizes. But usually the smaller the diameter the looser and higher the stall. And the larger the tighter and lower the stall.
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