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Forum: Forced Induction 06-02-2018, 02:29 PM
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Posted By neutron256
al3k, since your only looking at this as an anti...

al3k, since your only looking at this as an anti lag system have you considered using ultra capacitors rather than batteries to power it? Since you’re only going to be using it for a fraction of a...
Forum: Forced Induction 05-22-2018, 10:45 PM
Replies: 913
Views: 291,228
Posted By neutron256
Looking the website over I doubt it will ever...

Looking the website over I doubt it will ever make it to production. The website hasn’t been updated in over a rear as far as I can tell and many of the links are broken. Not faulting them for...
Forum: Forced Induction 05-22-2018, 07:33 PM
Replies: 913
Views: 291,228
Posted By neutron256
Too funny, just found this website, it is so...

Too funny, just found this website, it is so close to my design (with improvements) I’m guessing they at least used some of my work as a starting point and no doubt the Phantom as well.
...
Forum: Forced Induction 05-22-2018, 07:11 PM
Replies: 913
Views: 291,228
Posted By neutron256
I donít blame you the ESC is a very cool concept,...

I donít blame you the ESC is a very cool concept, and Iím sure it could be made to work the way you want but Iím not sure how much time/money/expertise it would take to get there. Iím pretty good...
Forum: Forced Induction 05-22-2018, 03:40 PM
Replies: 913
Views: 291,228
Posted By neutron256
Good luck, and keep us updated. I suspect youíre...

Good luck, and keep us updated. I suspect youíre going to find this more difficult than you anticipate, but not impossible. Itís tricky enough getting the ESC alone to work well, in conjunction...
Forum: Forced Induction 05-22-2018, 01:21 PM
Replies: 913
Views: 291,228
Posted By neutron256
Interestingly, I found Volvo has already...

Interestingly, I found Volvo has already developed and patented an electric compressed air anti lag system called Power Pulse that does pretty much exactly what I was describing...
...
Forum: Forced Induction 05-22-2018, 10:55 AM
Replies: 913
Views: 291,228
Posted By neutron256
I agree that this sort of anti lag system is a...

I agree that this sort of anti lag system is a different niche then the ESC concept. Obviously itís for cars that already have a conventional turbo which makes adding an ESC all but pointless. ...
Forum: Forced Induction 05-22-2018, 12:03 AM
Replies: 913
Views: 291,228
Posted By neutron256
I agree, and thatís what I was getting at when I...

I agree, and thatís what I was getting at when I said Iím not sure how the ESC and turbo would interact. Conceptually itís an interesting idea but I agree it would probably be cost/complexity...
Forum: Forced Induction 05-21-2018, 10:08 PM
Replies: 913
Views: 291,228
Posted By neutron256
Looking at the compressor map for the EFR 6758 it...

Looking at the compressor map for the EFR 6758 it gets optimal boost around 125K RPM. It should be easy to match that using the same compressor for the ESC under no load, but Iím not sure under...
Forum: Forced Induction 05-21-2018, 06:37 PM
Replies: 913
Views: 291,228
Posted By neutron256
As far as I know there is no source to buy a ESC...

As far as I know there is no source to buy a ESC compressor. That’s why so many were disappointed that Phantom shut down operations.

I had to look up the system on the SQ7, I think you’re going...
Forum: Forced Induction 05-19-2018, 07:37 AM
Replies: 913
Views: 291,228
Posted By neutron256
This system I was developing was for the...

This system I was developing was for the FRS/BRZ/GT86 platform (as being on this forum would suggest). It’s 2.0L 200 HP engine.

The biggest limitation of an electric supercharger is the...
Forum: Forced Induction 05-18-2018, 08:15 PM
Replies: 913
Views: 291,228
Posted By neutron256
I’m not sure what motor the phantom system used...

I’m not sure what motor the phantom system used although if I recall correctly he was having them made to custom specs

I was using a larger more powerful (but slower) motor tied to a much larger...
Forum: Forced Induction 05-17-2018, 03:52 PM
Replies: 913
Views: 291,228
Posted By neutron256
Churchx I get what you’re saying about the...

Churchx

I get what you’re saying about the added complexity of a belt driven system. I only mentioned what Rotrex is doing as an example of what professionals are working on in the area. Rotrex...
Forum: Forced Induction 05-17-2018, 12:10 PM
Replies: 913
Views: 291,228
Posted By neutron256
Not really much to update. I had a working...

Not really much to update. I had a working prototype of the hardware, it did produce low to moderate boost. I was working on the controller to tie it into the throttle position sensor, but life got...
Forum: Great Lakes 05-16-2018, 12:26 PM
Replies: 4,438
Views: 700,793
Posted By neutron256
Hi everyone, I haven’t been on here for a...

Hi everyone,

I haven’t been on here for a long time since my BRZ was sold long ago for practical reasons.

I’m cleaning out my basement and realized I have some parts someone might want. I’m...
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 11-13-2017, 12:27 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 42,437
Posted By neutron256
I can give you my personal experience, I got the...

I can give you my personal experience, I got the first AT CF driveshaft from Drive Shaft Shop. I sent them my stock one to use as a template. I personally felt it made lots of thing all around a...
Forum: Great Lakes 05-13-2015, 05:04 PM
Replies: 4,438
Views: 700,793
Posted By neutron256
I'm with you there. Part of why I'm switching is...

I'm with you there. Part of why I'm switching is because my girlfriend and her daughters will be moving in at some point this year, and I need a better car for hauling around the kids.

She agreed...
Forum: Great Lakes 05-13-2015, 02:59 PM
Replies: 4,438
Views: 700,793
Posted By neutron256
As promised here are pictures of the Perrin...

As promised here are pictures of the Perrin exhaust and other parts I have for sale. All of these are straight off the car and haven't been cleaned up any. I've checked all the flanges on the...
Forum: Great Lakes 05-13-2015, 12:53 PM
Replies: 4,438
Views: 700,793
Posted By neutron256
Looking sharp! Have you done anything to it...

Looking sharp! Have you done anything to it other then wheels? I'm not planning on doing much other then wheels to mine but I am curious what if any performance parts there are for a non-WRX...
Forum: Great Lakes 05-13-2015, 10:08 AM
Replies: 4,438
Views: 700,793
Posted By neutron256
The parts are in my friends garage at the moment....

The parts are in my friends garage at the moment. I'll swing by there at lunch and get pictures of everything and post them.
Forum: Great Lakes 05-11-2015, 10:13 PM
Replies: 4,438
Views: 700,793
Posted By neutron256
Well time to say goodbye to my beloved BRZ.:cry: ...

Well time to say goodbye to my beloved BRZ.:cry:

Practicality demands a different car. A deal is done to trade in and get a new Impreza Sport Limited later this week. It's a pretty nice car...
Forum: Great Lakes 03-14-2015, 05:00 PM
Replies: 4,438
Views: 700,793
Posted By neutron256
I just switched back to stock wheels/tires. It...

I just switched back to stock wheels/tires. It feels so good to be off of snow tires.
Forum: Great Lakes 02-23-2015, 01:45 PM
Replies: 4,438
Views: 700,793
Posted By neutron256
I won't be driving this time, but maybe I'll stop...

I won't be driving this time, but maybe I'll stop by in the afternoon and watch.
Forum: Great Lakes 02-20-2015, 11:12 PM
Replies: 4,438
Views: 700,793
Posted By neutron256
Sure:)

Sure:)
Forum: Great Lakes 02-19-2015, 03:22 PM
Replies: 4,438
Views: 700,793
Posted By neutron256
The tires are in great shape, and still have nice...

The tires are in great shape, and still have nice deep tread (see penny depth pic). I'd estimate I've put about 3000 miles on them. I only drive about 6000 total a year.

The wheels are pretty...
Forum: Great Lakes 02-18-2015, 09:25 AM
Replies: 4,438
Views: 700,793
Posted By neutron256
Nice. I felt like mine ran much better on...

Nice. I felt like mine ran much better on ethanol. How's it do with cold starts in this weather?
Forum: Great Lakes 02-17-2015, 11:02 PM
Replies: 4,438
Views: 700,793
Posted By neutron256
Cool, I'm going to try and get the car returned...

Cool, I'm going to try and get the car returned to close to stock this week. A few people have shown interest in the Catback so I'll have to see what condition it's in when I get it off the car and...
Forum: Great Lakes 02-17-2015, 04:44 PM
Replies: 4,438
Views: 700,793
Posted By neutron256
Top of the list right now is the BMW i3 with...

Top of the list right now is the BMW i3 with range extending motor. That of course depends on if the city of Minneapolis is willing to work with me to find a solution for charging it since I don't...
Forum: Great Lakes 02-17-2015, 04:22 PM
Replies: 4,438
Views: 700,793
Posted By neutron256
Stock size, 215/45-R17 The wheels they are...

Stock size, 215/45-R17

The wheels they are on have a dual bolt pattern so they will fit 5x100 or 5x114.3
Forum: Great Lakes 02-17-2015, 03:26 PM
Replies: 4,438
Views: 700,793
Posted By neutron256
Thinking of selling

So I hate to say it but I'm thinking of selling my BRZ. I've had my fun and will be putting on a lot more miles this year so I think I'm going to be good to the earth and get something a lot more...
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