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From: sydney australia
Registered: Sep 2002

posted 10-13-2002 07:42 AM     Click Here to See the Profile for two89w   Click Here to Email two89w     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
why aren't twin four barrel carb set ups common? do they produce hp?

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posted 10-13-2002 01:00 PM     Click Here to See the Profile for Mpcoluv   Click Here to Email Mpcoluv     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
To quote my wise father....
"One large four barrel is a lot less trouble than two...."
With todays intake and carb technology a dual quad setup is not needed in most situations. However a tunnel ram can be made to perform on the street with a lot of tuning. David Vizard thinks that they work pretty well on the street (SBC experience talking) because of the long runners which help with the torque curve.
I don't have Vizards tuning skill (or test equip.) however.
Even in most all out race situations, it seems (from observation) that a dominator is usually enough.
I am sure some more experienced people will comment....

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