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Forum: C6 Corvette ZR1 & Z06 Today, 02:56 PM
Replies: 40
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Posted By robz
Auto vs. stick 2 completely different animals....

Auto vs. stick
2 completely different animals.
I know you fellas know this.
Forum: C6 Corvette ZR1 & Z06 Today, 02:52 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 493
Posted By robz
Street tires are dangerous in these cars with...

Street tires are dangerous in these cars with some power.
Forum: Performance Results 06-22-2017, 01:18 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 6,462
Posted By robz
A 26x11.5x16 bias ply et street is a great tire...

A 26x11.5x16 bias ply et street is a great tire to practice with in a manual c5.

You need to run skinnies up front and hammer the upper ball joint on some rims to get them not to rub.
...
Forum: Performance Results 06-21-2017, 06:09 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 6,462
Posted By robz
Got u on the other thread.

Got u on the other thread.
Forum: C6 Corvette ZR1 & Z06 06-05-2017, 11:38 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,134
Posted By robz
So, it seems like most everyone, including...

So, it seems like most everyone, including myself, is saying don't mess with meth and focus your efforts on maximizing your setup with more efficient parts and a razor sharp tune if anything.
Forum: Performance Results 03-13-2017, 11:21 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,712
Posted By robz
Nice numbers!

Nice numbers!
Forum: C5 Parts for Sale/Wanted 01-11-2017, 07:44 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 9,173
Posted By robz
Id sell harrop if engine buyer doesnt want it. ...

Id sell harrop if engine buyer doesnt want it.
Woul love to move all this stuff. It doesnt make any noise just sitting around.
The crank has been lightened by a machine shop. We can ask engine...
Forum: C5 Z06 Discussion 10-12-2016, 09:31 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,736
Posted By robz
If she lets me Ill take a pass. I bet its capable...

If she lets me Ill take a pass. I bet its capable of [email protected] with the 20" stock tires/rims. She has a p100d.
And maybe if she wants to race, Ill tow my vette to Atco with her truck to drain down...
Forum: C6 Corvette ZR1 & Z06 10-04-2016, 06:42 PM
Replies: 138
Views: 7,980
Posted By robz
So what combo did you have when you ran 145+? ...

So what combo did you have when you ran 145+?
What power did it make?
R u auto now?

Maybe we can help.
Forum: C6 Corvette ZR1 & Z06 09-28-2016, 08:42 PM
Replies: 138
Views: 7,980
Posted By robz
The funny thing is that there's more left in it...

The funny thing is that there's more left in it especially in the 60'. The car bogged to a 1.35, nice.
Everyone's entitled to his/her opinion which is what makes this a quality forum as long as the...
Forum: C5 Z06 Discussion 08-15-2016, 01:49 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 11,592
Posted By robz
Because I'm getting old and like quiet.

Because I'm getting old and like quiet.
Forum: Drag Racing 06-03-2016, 09:05 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,784
Posted By robz
Nice going. A 1.77 is very good. Yes, now start...

Nice going. A 1.77 is very good.
Yes, now start launching higher.

Ways to prevent bog:

1) launch higher
2) Ride the clutch out enough to prevent bog but not too much to glaze clutch
3)...
Forum: C6 Corvette ZR1 & Z06 05-04-2016, 02:12 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,438
Posted By robz
And this stuff makes it impossible to help people.

And this stuff makes it impossible to help people.
Forum: C6 Corvette ZR1 & Z06 05-04-2016, 02:12 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,438
Posted By robz
Wow. You've seen several people hit the wall...

Wow.
You've seen several people hit the wall doing this method??
And you have confirmed this reckless technique with those individuals was employed?
And vehicles in MOST cases will go...
Forum: Performance Results 03-14-2016, 11:35 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,544
Posted By robz
With identical n/a setups many years ago my...

With identical n/a setups many years ago my experience has been the mn12 to 60' about .03-.04 better than the M6 in general. It is hard to come to conclusions without a massive amount of data that...
Forum: C5 Tech 03-04-2016, 08:19 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,571
Posted By robz
Dyno numbers and build threads are not important...

Dyno numbers and build threads are not important to me. You can do a search and see what people did specificly to make dyno numbers. We don't build that way. Keep in mind too that power under the...
Forum: C6 Tech/Performance 02-15-2016, 12:10 PM
Replies: 7,313
Views: 686,243
Posted By robz
Interesting discussion. I'm always open to...

Interesting discussion. I'm always open to discuss and learn new things. May be more appropriate in a separate thread. Sometimes a little weight in the right place is a good thing. Not sure how it...
Forum: Performance Results 02-12-2016, 10:26 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,920
Posted By robz
Makes sense. Competition drives performance. Many...

Makes sense. Competition drives performance. Many of us are "stalled out" because there not enough challenges, smack talk, and competitors making us push the envelope.
Forum: Performance Results 02-11-2016, 05:37 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,920
Posted By robz
If my car isn't sold by the summer I may just do...

If my car isn't sold by the summer I may just do a set of heads/fast 102 and shoot for 575+ wheel.
Forum: C6 Corvette ZR1 & Z06 01-28-2016, 04:06 PM
Replies: 466
Views: 41,032
Posted By robz
$14,500 1 week turn around. Keep your motor.

$14,500
1 week turn around.
Keep your motor.
Forum: C6 Corvette ZR1 & Z06 01-28-2016, 08:04 AM
Replies: 466
Views: 41,032
Posted By robz
Goodluck to the OP. We made ~700whp with a...

Goodluck to the OP.
We made ~700whp with a 388ci ls7 block with an ITB manifold in a street car build. This particular manifold made the build more streetable as it could idle at 500rpms with no...
Forum: Performance Results 01-07-2016, 06:18 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,089
Posted By robz
Powershifting can/will show gains if: the...

Powershifting can/will show gains if:

the track is there
the tire likes it
the suspension likes it.

So basically if you can maintain traction then YES. If you are experiencing a lot of...
Forum: C6 Corvette ZR1 & Z06 12-30-2015, 05:15 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 5,104
Posted By robz
Great job Canada #1. Glad to see someones hard...

Great job Canada #1.
Glad to see someones hard work payoff. And it must be rewarding knowing that you do most all the work on the car yourself.
I guess the next goal is taking out the H/C cam "auto...
Forum: C6 Corvette ZR1 & Z06 12-29-2015, 06:38 PM
Replies: 2,077
Views: 435,141
Posted By robz
The launch start rpm is highly dependent on the...

The launch start rpm is highly dependent on the clutch, the material in it, and how hard it bites. That's why you have to launch at a completely different start rpm as Seb. But the concept/theory is...
Forum: C5 Z06 Discussion 12-16-2015, 01:56 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 11,592
Posted By robz
Well that's why I used 8-10 different methods to...

Well that's why I used 8-10 different methods to derive a value for rwhp with real world data inputted.

These methods included:
corrected hp numbers from several different dynos
numerous hp...
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