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Originally Posted by Noah930 View Post

...The second is just single clutching and blipping the throttle once while downshifting, which I suspect Elford is referring to, and allowing the synchros to match engine and transmission speed...
The 'synchro' can do the job of the 'first blip' of the throttle when double clutching (engagement teeth speed to the gear speed).

The 'second blip' is to match the clutch disk to the flywheel so traction at the rear wheel is not impacted.
Old 07-28-2010, 08:47 AM
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