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Originally Posted by GJF View Post
NO, the wastegate regulates the boost it is not regulated by RPM or TPS. The volume of air is the whole concept of making more HP. That is why you add more aggressive cams, bigger intakes, larger valves, bigger pistons, ported heads ect, ect. The whole idea is to make the engine(nothing more than a air pump) more efficient. And the way to do that is to increase the VOLUME of air entering the combustion chamber. The more air the bigger the bang, the bigger the bang, the more HP is created.
GJF, that's where my mental disconnect is...

If 2 turbos are creating same boost (measured before the butterfly), then isn't both turbo injecting same volume of air?
87 930 K27HFS/B&B/Twin-Plug... Megasquirted
Old 07-15-2008, 12:34 PM
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