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Re: SVO - svo Digest - V01 #52

On Wed, 10 Dec 1997, Brian Knowles wrote:

> James Reese asked:
> >Hm, I always thought the higher the lift, the bigger the opening for the
> >air to flow thru. Since velocity drops with an increase in the opening
> >size, wouldn't the cylinder fill slower, assuming the same duration?
> Yes,  but we want more air voume, not more velocity, and the blower 
> stuffs more air thru a large hole than a small one in a given time.
What about when the intake is in vaccum, which is 99% of the time in a
street car?  Turbo isnt forcing air in then....


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