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Forum: Cylinder Head & Short Block   02-14-2012, 11:03 PM
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Posted By daletron
BC 280 cams

Hello all

I've just ordered me some BC 280 cams + springs, retainers, and valves.

I just want to know what experiences other people have had with these ( sorry no 'you should have got kelfords'...
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   08-14-2011, 09:48 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,391
Posted By daletron
im with you on this one. although my heads have...

im with you on this one. although my heads have been pnp'd, the cams just dont cut it.

one day when i have the time and can afford the head work ill do it, but for now they will have to do.

...
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   08-14-2011, 07:54 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,391
Posted By daletron
really? I would think that the shyte cooling...

really?

I would think that the shyte cooling efficiency (especially on a dyno) and flow rate of the stock unit would have a rather large impact on top end figure?

:)
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   08-11-2011, 09:32 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,391
Posted By daletron
im not sure what stock wrx's put out. my...

im not sure what stock wrx's put out.

my setup is heavily restricted by the stock wrx tmic. once i change that and up the boost there will big gains.
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   08-09-2011, 09:35 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,391
Posted By daletron
Sure is! this tune was only really to get my...

Sure is!

this tune was only really to get my car drivable for the time being.

FMIC will be going on in the next month, then we will see what she's made of!

Stock cams will probably hold me...
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   08-09-2011, 06:41 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,391
Posted By daletron
Yea i heard they like big boost, i dont really...

Yea i heard they like big boost, i dont really want to push my car past 25psi though :S

My car is tuned on 98ron which is equivilant to your 93ron?
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   08-09-2011, 06:12 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,391
Posted By daletron
redline is 7k through to 9k. not sure on the...

redline is 7k through to 9k.
not sure on the rev limit.. 7500 maybe?

ive hit it plenty of times in 1st and 2nd but im far to concentrated on the road to look at the tacho.
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   08-09-2011, 04:54 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,391
Posted By daletron
Smile Stock TMIC + Blouch Dom 3(.5)

Hey all,

just wanting to show off my latest dyno, i know its not much to show off but look how well the stock tmic did!

2001/2002 WRX
2.5l block with forged innards
Blouch Dom 3.. or 3.5?...
Forum: Bolt-on Tech (EJ255/EJ257 2.5L '04-07 STi and '06-07 WRX)   02-14-2011, 11:57 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,463
Posted By daletron
Blouch Dom 3.5 - needing info

Hey Guys,

im tryign to find some info on the Blouch dominator 3.5. i cant seem to find much on it.

anyone?

thanks
Forum: Photography/Photoshop   02-03-2010, 02:35 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,527
Posted By daletron
ahh its staying off :D heres another picture...

ahh its staying off :D

heres another picture - got bored so i attacked it in photoshop. Not my style but i couldnt think of anything else to do with it.
...
Forum: Photography/Photoshop   02-02-2010, 09:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,527
Posted By daletron
yea i like both but i think im going to go...

yea i like both but i think im going to go wing-less, i dunno it just looks clean as. :D
Forum: Photography/Photoshop   02-02-2010, 07:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,527
Posted By daletron
HDR Pics and no Wing!

ok so i removed the wing from my car just to see how neat it looks. Turns out it looks pretty nice but everyone keeps telling me to keep it on?
Anyway, here are the pics.
...
Forum: Photography/Photoshop   01-01-2010, 11:29 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,408
Posted By daletron
Random rex pic :)

here it is!

http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2779/4234225436_463d57f735_b.jpg
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   11-25-2009, 10:49 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,981
Posted By daletron
thanks :) the noise seems to be coming from...

thanks :)

the noise seems to be coming from the front left of the car, possibly the wheel, im not entirely sure. How ever its more the feeling i get through the steering wheel that im worried...
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   11-25-2009, 10:11 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,981
Posted By daletron
Grinding noise/feeling when turning left

first of all im not really sure if this is the correct section to be posting, im not entirely sure where the problem is coming from.
Second, i have done some reading around on this. Most people seem...
Forum: The Hangout   10-30-2009, 01:30 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 999
Posted By daletron
aha? ..

aha? ..
Forum: The Hangout   10-29-2009, 10:58 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 999
Posted By daletron
haha i reckon!. :)

haha i reckon!. :)
Forum: The Hangout   10-29-2009, 10:17 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 999
Posted By daletron
I use a Nikon D80, its pretty much the Sti...

I use a Nikon D80, its pretty much the Sti version of the D40. D40's are great cameras but are designed for specific lenses meaning you wont be able to pop on any Nikon lens like i can with my D80....
Forum: The Hangout   10-29-2009, 09:13 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 999
Posted By daletron
thanks mate :) yea im thinking i might get...

thanks mate :)

yea im thinking i might get into some more car photography, theres plenty that can be done.
Forum: The Hangout   10-29-2009, 02:58 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 999
Posted By daletron
oh i just realized that there is a part in the...

oh i just realized that there is a part in the forum dedicated to photos/photography. my bad. :S
Forum: The Hangout   10-29-2009, 02:51 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 999
Posted By daletron
thank you very much :) oh your teacher sucked,...

thank you very much :)
oh your teacher sucked, that sucks.
i took a basics course to get me started, then i just went out and took pictures, joined a photography forum, and took more pictures.
Forum: The Hangout   10-29-2009, 02:21 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 999
Posted By daletron
yep its mine :D Photography is a hobby of mine,...

yep its mine :D
Photography is a hobby of mine, that helps a bit aha.
its a High Dynamic Range picture, meaning it is 3 of the same picture at different exposure levels (dark, normal, bright), then...
Forum: The Hangout   10-29-2009, 01:20 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 999
Posted By daletron
A Picture of my Rex

yep here it is. now that it is off blocks and going i thought id take a picture of it.
still dirty though aha.
:)

http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2588/4054355429_6a8ce541d1_b.jpg
Forum: The Hangout   10-27-2009, 08:16 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,190
Posted By daletron
nah i didnt get any pictures of the install, i...

nah i didnt get any pictures of the install, i can take one of the gear stick :P.

i got the box off a guy on another wrx forum, was lucky enough to be a direct fit to my rex, from the same year...
Forum: The Hangout   10-27-2009, 05:08 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,190
Posted By daletron
6mt in my WRX = Completed :D

just finished it today, and wow it feels good!
although i still have to get used to the gearing. the shifts are so tight, and the throw feels about half of my old 5 speed. I love how it just kinds...
Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   10-17-2009, 09:20 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,065
Posted By daletron
i blew my gearbox when i gave it a bit in 3rd. my...

i blew my gearbox when i gave it a bit in 3rd. my gear stick was stiff as, couldnt move it any where. you didnt hear any strange noises?

mine is puttin out 225kw at the wheels.
hopefully its...
Forum: The Hangout   10-12-2009, 04:05 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 979
Posted By daletron
wow the size difference between these gearboxes...

wow the size difference between these gearboxes is nuts. I wasnt expecting the sti box to be that much bigger but it is, its huge! aha.
So the 5 speed is out, just waiting on a tail shaft for the 6...
Forum: The Hangout   10-08-2009, 11:28 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 979
Posted By daletron
i didnt think there was much difference between...

i didnt think there was much difference between them all. Its from an 01 bug eye, so the same model as my wrx but sti. I was actually pretty lucky to have found it.

So its now sitting in my garage...
Forum: The Hangout   10-07-2009, 02:17 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 979
Posted By daletron
i tried, but couldnt find any around. a subi...

i tried, but couldnt find any around. a subi wrecker around here will have one next week so im set :).
i miss driving my rex :(
lol
Forum: The Hangout   10-06-2009, 08:12 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 979
Posted By daletron
you need to change the diff if it were a...

you need to change the diff if it were a different ratio, but luckily the gearbox i got matches my diff. its from the same year modle but sti. im not sure how the newer models are, but yea all i have...
Forum: The Hangout   10-06-2009, 09:26 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 979
Posted By daletron
So i got an sti 6 speed :P

yep i picked up a 6 speed from a V7 sti. they person i bought it from says it should bolt right up to my 01 wrx (with auto tail shaft).
i was going go with a straight cut gearset, but this was over...
Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   09-24-2009, 07:54 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,400
Posted By daletron
umm puttin down just over 300whp.. almost done...

umm puttin down just over 300whp.. almost done 60k miles.
Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   09-22-2009, 10:18 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,400
Posted By daletron
hahahah. i dont abuse the absolute crap out of...

hahahah.
i dont abuse the absolute crap out of it, but yea i will give it a bit at times. Never launched it, cant say the owner before me didnt though..
Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   09-22-2009, 08:00 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 777
Posted By daletron
is it every gear? or just 1st? or?

is it every gear? or just 1st? or?
Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   09-21-2009, 10:58 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,400
Posted By daletron
i wont be going to the drag strip at all, i just...

i wont be going to the drag strip at all, i just want to be able to flat shift :P aha. nah, i understand that you cant be lazy with dog, gotta rev mach, double clutch down and what not. im actually...
Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   09-21-2009, 08:40 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,400
Posted By daletron
place called PerFOURmance in Australia.

place called PerFOURmance in Australia.
Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   09-21-2009, 08:12 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,400
Posted By daletron
Bye Bye destroyed tranny, Hello Dog arrangement.

yeeeeep, it didnt take long for me to ruin my box. Id say it was about 70% my driving style and 30% power output. Im not too cranky over it, was just a matter of time. I was in 3rd, cruising, gave it...
Forum: Newbie Forum   09-15-2009, 06:59 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,873
Posted By daletron
i measured the alloy intake pipe that goes down...

i measured the alloy intake pipe that goes down into guard, its 75mm (3'').
Forum: Newbie Forum   09-15-2009, 06:13 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,873
Posted By daletron
i took photos but they are really hard to make...

i took photos but they are really hard to make out whats what. so i took some measurements and the inlet pipe that i have now is 3'' but it tapers down at the turbo end. would this sort of inlet be...
Forum: Newbie Forum   09-15-2009, 05:59 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,873
Posted By daletron
ok.. ive gone over all the receipts i got with...

ok.. ive gone over all the receipts i got with the car and it turns out the inlet pipe thats on it now isnt stock, but it dosnt mention any information about it. Im goin to take a photo of the pipe...
Forum: Newbie Forum   09-15-2009, 05:44 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,873
Posted By daletron
cool cool, its all good i have an ej257 short...

cool cool, its all good i have an ej257 short block :P. yea my transmission is going to cop it, ill try not to ruin it before i have enough money for ppg's. cheers heaps for the info :)
Forum: Newbie Forum   09-15-2009, 02:34 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,873
Posted By daletron
thanks for that link. i am looking at...

thanks for that link.

i am looking at getting an ATP GT3582R stock location turbo and this is what is said on their site, "While these turbos will work with a stock-sized inlet, ATP recommends a...
Forum: Newbie Forum   09-14-2009, 07:41 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,873
Posted By daletron
3'' turbo inlet pipe :S

ok so ive been looking at 3'' turbo inlets and what not. The thing that has got me is how they fit? the one i have in now seems to be a reeeally tight fit. Are the 3'''s routed a different way, or do...
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   09-11-2009, 04:03 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 639
Posted By daletron
aha i have no idea why it has that date. theres...

aha i have no idea why it has that date. theres plenty of websites that have conversion applications on them. i just did a quick google on it.

cheers :)
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   09-10-2009, 04:24 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 639
Posted By daletron
umm. 2.5ltr short block, Avo450s turbo, all the...

umm. 2.5ltr short block, Avo450s turbo, all the supporting mods, injectors, fuel pump, CP forgies, Eagle Billet rods, 3' turbo back, cai, aps intercooler. thats all i can think of ha.
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   09-09-2009, 03:55 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 639
Posted By daletron
Got a Re-Tune yay

i went and had my car fully re tuned on monday, it used to do 240kw but that was at a different altitude and all. They dyno'd it before the tune and it made 215kw on 21psi, i now does 226 on 18psi....
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   09-01-2009, 02:31 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 679
Posted By daletron
my tranny. well im think i get 1 & 2 straight...

my tranny. well im think i get 1 & 2 straight cuts because my 1st is already starting to give me problems. 1&2 straight cut or helical is like $2400, not sure if thats a 'sick deal' haha.
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   09-01-2009, 02:06 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 679
Posted By daletron
yea im really not sure what that other curve is....

yea im really not sure what that other curve is. i have another sheet that has just the boost plot, it goes ip to 21, holds it, then drops a little towards the end.

we measure torque in nm. car...
Forum: Newbie Forum   09-01-2009, 01:58 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 560
Posted By daletron
did u get the stock one with the car? if not, i...

did u get the stock one with the car? if not, i wouldnt recommend taking it off.
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   08-31-2009, 05:26 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 679
Posted By daletron
Before & After new engine and turbo

so basically im a little bored so i thought id share this with you. Its just dyno sheets, before and after my car had the ej257 short block, Avo 450s turbo, and all those goodies. Before it only had...
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