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Old 01-22-2013, 03:09 PM
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You'd best verify correct ignition timing and fireing before dyno testing.
Incorrect spark timng or scatter will smoke this blower motor in seconds.
You are supposed to start power testing @a low modest boost/blower drive ratio say 5psi and sneek up on the boost and power. Not immediatly @ 10psi boost.

a little white grease or petroleum jelly on the holley bowl/metering block gaskets keeps them from sticky/tearing for jets changes.

You need a vacuum boost gauge on the intake manifold and a vacuum gauge on the base of a carb.
and be able to watch both while testing. AT WOT under boost the carb vacuum gauge reading cannot exceed the power valve opening-closing point with non boost referencing or it will go lean and burn up under WOT.
Thats why the power valve "boost reference" mod needs to be done, first.

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