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Originally Posted by JBL930 View Post
Well done on getting it finished, very impressed you can keep the IAT within 10degC of ambient, those fans are really doing their job by the looks of it!
Out of curiosity, i assume a super charger keeps intake temps much lower than a turbo anyway, being that the compressor isn't next to anything red hot, is that logic correct?
Top work by the way!
Incorrect logic, proximity to a heat source has barely measurable impact.
The centrifugal compressor is significantly more efficient at compressing gas than lobed type type blowers so the compressed air is cooler from a turbo than a lobed supercharger.
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