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Forum: Electronics | Audio | NAV | Infotainment Yesterday, 10:34 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 956
Posted By FR-S2GT86
Hey, they work. And they're real cheap at any...

Hey, they work. And they're real cheap at any auto parts store. These particular ones are 12-volt, 4-ohm, 4.7(?)-watt license plate bulbs with matching sockets.

I have a set of MB Quart...
Forum: Electronics | Audio | NAV | Infotainment Yesterday, 10:10 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,418
Posted By FR-S2GT86
I found some really informative topics written up...

I found some really informative topics written up by a guy named Andy Wehmeyer from Audiofrog covering time-alignment and crossovers and how they affect the phasing relationship between different...
Forum: Electronics | Audio | NAV | Infotainment Yesterday, 11:34 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 956
Posted By FR-S2GT86
Short update: The basic construction of the...

Short update:

The basic construction of the subwoofer enclosure is complete. My Orion HCCA 12 fits perfectly.
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Now to choose some cover materials surrounding the sub...
Forum: Electronics | Audio | NAV | Infotainment 10-16-2020, 12:50 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,418
Posted By FR-S2GT86
Yeah, that push for headless car audio is a step...

Yeah, that push for headless car audio is a step in the wrong direction in my book. I don't want to control my sound system via a smart phone app. I require everything mounted up front in my dash....
Forum: Electronics | Audio | NAV | Infotainment 10-15-2020, 09:50 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,418
Posted By FR-S2GT86
I've looked into DSP modules, and currently the...

I've looked into DSP modules, and currently the only one that I would consider would be the Mosconi 8-12 Aerospace, which is very pricey. Until the need outweighs the expense, I'm fine with what I'm...
Forum: Electronics | Audio | NAV | Infotainment 10-14-2020, 01:41 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,418
Posted By FR-S2GT86
[QUOTE=Compelica;3375622] I get it now. I wasn't...

[QUOTE=Compelica;3375622] I get it now. I wasn't aware that the high, bandpass and low filters are 'hardcoded' to the front, rear and sub outputs respectively. But I'm pretty sure my door speakers...
Forum: Electronics | Audio | NAV | Infotainment 10-13-2020, 03:15 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,418
Posted By FR-S2GT86
Four-way, time-aligned, fully-active, non-passive...

Four-way, time-aligned, fully-active, non-passive systems are great if you can choose the right components to make it all work. Mine is still in under construction, but already sounds awesome. I...
Forum: Electronics | Audio | NAV | Infotainment 10-13-2020, 02:48 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,418
Posted By FR-S2GT86
That would be true if there were no passive...

That would be true if there were no passive filtering separating the frequencies to the tweeters and mid-range speakers underneath your dash grilles.

You have separates in the dash and although...
Forum: Electronics | Audio | NAV | Infotainment 10-12-2020, 09:38 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,418
Posted By FR-S2GT86
Why do you think you would need 2-ohm coaxials...

Why do you think you would need 2-ohm coaxials which more than likely would damage the front speaker outputs of your factory head unit?
Forum: Forced Induction 10-09-2020, 10:06 PM
Replies: 1,032
Views: 214,773
Posted By FR-S2GT86
Can you post a sketch of your plumbing and set...

Can you post a sketch of your plumbing and set up?

So far I’ve gathered up two of the 15 psi gauges with the 1/8” male fittings on the back sides that I posted a picture of a few days ago, a hard...
Forum: Issues | Warranty | Recalls / TSB 10-08-2020, 07:58 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 313
Posted By FR-S2GT86
I hear ya'. I try my best to marry the two in...

I hear ya'. I try my best to marry the two in order to be as well-balanced as I can.
Forum: Issues | Warranty | Recalls / TSB 10-08-2020, 06:09 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 313
Posted By FR-S2GT86
Well, you know the saying: Old people have...

Well, you know the saying:

Old people have problems with new technology (referring to humfrz with his lack of avatar updating skills), and new people have problems with old technology (referring...
Forum: Forced Induction 10-08-2020, 05:40 PM
Replies: 1,032
Views: 214,773
Posted By FR-S2GT86
Yes, I'm curious as to your design goals. ...

Yes, I'm curious as to your design goals.

I've begun piecing together materials for one also, in order to remedy pressure pulsations inherent with these positive displacement blowers.

Is there...
Forum: Subaru BRZ General Forum 10-08-2020, 01:55 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 201
Posted By FR-S2GT86
I just installed my new DW pump last week. I'm...

I just installed my new DW pump last week. I'm sure the procedure for yours will be similar.

Did you make sure to get the pump discharge properly seated using the O-ring(s) provided? I know the...
Forum: Issues | Warranty | Recalls / TSB 10-08-2020, 01:22 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 313
Posted By FR-S2GT86
Don't want to step on any toes. Is that better?

Don't want to step on any toes. Is that better?
Forum: Issues | Warranty | Recalls / TSB 10-08-2020, 01:02 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 313
Posted By FR-S2GT86
A) Fair enough. I guess at some point I was being...

A) Fair enough. I guess at some point I was being unreasonable. That's good to know I suppose.

B) Because a picture of my old lady would be inappropriate.
Forum: Issues | Warranty | Recalls / TSB 10-07-2020, 08:23 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 313
Posted By FR-S2GT86
Well Mr. Tcoat, you could have just told him to...

Well Mr. Tcoat, you could have just told him to "Google it". :D
Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance (Wash, Wax, Detailing, Body Repairs) 10-07-2020, 09:34 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 261
Posted By FR-S2GT86
I think I would tell that company to shove those...

I think I would tell that company to shove those inspection results up their PDR hole, then put it up on the market and try to sell it to a private individual.
Forum: Forced Induction 10-05-2020, 07:53 PM
Replies: 1,032
Views: 214,773
Posted By FR-S2GT86
My naturally aspirated baseline dyno runs were...

My naturally aspirated baseline dyno runs were 166 HP at the rear wheels. All I've ever filled up with is 93 octane since I purchased my car just over a year ago.

I'll get it dyno'd again after...
Forum: Forced Induction 10-04-2020, 02:22 AM
Replies: 1,032
Views: 214,773
Posted By FR-S2GT86
Yeah, I've seen dampener and damper used...

Yeah, I've seen dampener and damper used synonymously.

:sign0015:

(Trying not to make the "Grammar Nazi" comment.)........Whoops, did I say that out loud?

:D

In all seriousness, I'm...
Forum: Forced Induction 10-03-2020, 08:56 PM
Replies: 1,032
Views: 214,773
Posted By FR-S2GT86
100 psi, 10 psi, you can see that their gauges go...

100 psi, 10 psi, you can see that their gauges go down to 0 psig and up to 300 psig, a pulsation is a pulsation. Water, air, they’re both fluids, and with the exception of liquids not easily...
Forum: Forced Induction 10-03-2020, 10:44 AM
Replies: 1,032
Views: 214,773
Posted By FR-S2GT86
Yes, that's pretty close to what I was thinking...

Yes, that's pretty close to what I was thinking of.

I found this during my research.

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=-olwhqKYwVI

It's called the Pulse Plus built by REOTEMP which appears to be...
Forum: Forced Induction 10-02-2020, 11:59 PM
Replies: 1,032
Views: 214,773
Posted By FR-S2GT86
So pneumatically smoothing out the pressure...

So pneumatically smoothing out the pressure pulses before they get to the MAP sensor would be beneficial in ANY tune where the MAP sensor input is used. Does everyone agree? I'm trying to convince my...
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 09-29-2020, 11:23 AM
Replies: 53
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Posted By FR-S2GT86
"Fr" Friend request?

"Fr" Friend request?
Forum: Forced Induction 09-28-2020, 12:35 PM
Replies: 1,032
Views: 214,773
Posted By FR-S2GT86
Yes, and it would be a lot cheaper and simpler to...

Yes, and it would be a lot cheaper and simpler to build. And it would be universal to ANY F/I application depending on the materials used. You probably wouldn't want to use rubber hosing to connect...
Forum: Forced Induction 09-28-2020, 11:14 AM
Replies: 1,032
Views: 214,773
Posted By FR-S2GT86
It would seem to me that installing a small...

It would seem to me that installing a small chamber, maybe the size of a fuel filter, between the pressure port of the supercharger and the MAP sensor, would reduce the pressure pulses and the...
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 09-25-2020, 10:26 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,412
Posted By FR-S2GT86
Understood. Reason why I asked is that obviously...

Understood. Reason why I asked is that obviously the more aftermarket mods that are made to any vehicle, the more chances you have to introduce new problems that wouldn’t normally occur otherwise....
Forum: FR-S / BRZ vs.... 09-25-2020, 10:02 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,129
Posted By FR-S2GT86
Supra MkV: Made in Austria with all of that...

Supra MkV: Made in Austria with all of that “great, reliable” modern German engineering

Toyobaru: Made in Japan with Japanese engineering

Winner: Toyobaru

Fin
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 09-25-2020, 02:37 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,412
Posted By FR-S2GT86
So I would like to add that your advice should...

So I would like to add that your advice should probably be heeded even if you're driving on the street.

So the question I would ask you is if your suspension, brakes and tires sizes are stock...
Forum: FR-S / BRZ vs.... 09-25-2020, 11:26 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,129
Posted By FR-S2GT86
Supra MkV (any, all): Automatic transmission only...

Supra MkV (any, all): Automatic transmission only

Toyobaru: Manual transmission option

Winner: Toyobaru

Fin
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