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    Thread: My new set-up... 298* 8v hydro

    1. Member jamesr88's Avatar
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      09-23-2011 09:03 PM #36
      what intake are you running?
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      09-25-2011 12:29 PM #37
      Quote Originally Posted by ny_fam View Post
      I'd like to see the Intake Valve Closing ABDC spec for these cams.

      I'd like to compare the values to other cams and some dyno plots. Plus you need this value to calculate the dynamic compression ratio. http://www.wallaceracing.com/dynamic-cr.php

      Added some more info about intake charge that should be taken into account when selecting cams.
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      x2.. Dont get me wrong .. Huge cams are nice.. i doubt the head is efficient where the cam is designed to make power..
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      09-25-2011 01:00 PM #38
      Theory shmeary. Big cams don't work on a turbo car either, right? I've seen 160whp aba graphs out of this cam. I'm buying one.

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      11-12-2011 05:53 PM #39
      bring on the pull videos and dyno #s
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      11-16-2011 07:33 PM #40
      did you get any clearance problem with the cam ? after seeing this video i am guessing you had to modify lifter holes ??

    6. 11-21-2011 03:33 PM #41
      sorry havent been here too often lately,

      I had to get the lifter bores cleared for the bigger cam.

      No numbers yet and probably wont ever get any since im going VRt this winter

      deffinitly pulled A LOT more than the 288. ill try to post a video soon.

      I was running a custom short runner with a VR throttle body.

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      11-21-2011 08:19 PM #42
      pm sent

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      11-22-2011 12:21 PM #43
      Quote Originally Posted by 1992_mk2gti View Post
      sorry havent been here too often lately,

      I had to get the lifter bores cleared for the bigger cam.

      No numbers yet and probably wont ever get any since im going VRt this winter

      deffinitly pulled A LOT more than the 288. ill try to post a video soon.

      I was running a custom short runner with a VR throttle body.
      video that ish
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    9. 11-26-2011 12:26 PM #44
      Will do

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      11-27-2011 10:11 PM #45
      Whoop whoop! Oh btw that's my video. lol.
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      11-29-2011 07:54 PM #46
      Quote Originally Posted by root beer View Post
      I'm sold. I want one.
      me too this cam would be soooo fun in my mk1

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      01-24-2012 12:48 PM #47
      I'd like one too, but I have yet to see any dyno #'s or video/experiences of this cam on a street car...
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      03-23-2012 01:49 PM #48
      Picked one of these up. Can't wait to see what it does in a few months.

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      03-23-2012 06:34 PM #49
      Quote Originally Posted by root beer View Post
      Can't wait to see what it does in a few days.
      Fixed.
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      03-23-2012 10:55 PM #50
      I recently picked up a set of Wiseco 13.4:1 8v pistons for the 1.8 block, and started wondering what this cam would be like on a high comp 8v. So tempted...
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    16. 03-24-2012 12:22 AM #51
      Quote Originally Posted by root beer View Post
      Picked one of these up. Can't wait to see what it does in a few months.
      Quote Originally Posted by AJmustDIE View Post
      Fixed.
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      04-19-2012 10:02 AM #52
      keep this alive!

      how is the computer holding up with the mods? no problems?
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    18. 05-11-2012 05:31 PM #53
      everything held together well ! i loved this set-up, but i moved on to a VR6T

      in other words.. the cam is for sale now lol

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      05-11-2012 05:36 PM #54
      How much?


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      05-12-2012 11:29 AM #56
      no dynos, no video pulls, seems like a waste...
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      WTB: TT 276 Cam

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    21. 05-12-2012 01:08 PM #57
      i have a video somewhere if i can find it ill post it !

      only ran it for a summer, would of went to the dyno this year but plans changed

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      05-12-2012 01:16 PM #58
      Quote Originally Posted by 1992_mk2gti View Post
      i have a video somewhere if i can find it ill post it !

      only ran it for a summer, would of went to the dyno this year but plans changed
      i hear ya man, if you can find the vid that be great, Ive yet to see this cam in action!
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      05-16-2012 07:33 AM #59
      If i can ever get my haltech working right, i might be able to find a day to put this cam in my car. I'm a little worried about drivability. Should i be?

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      05-16-2012 12:29 PM #60
      **** it, just run it
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      WTB: TT 276 Cam

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    25. 02-12-2013 09:34 AM #61
      Still got this cam if anyone is interested in it

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      02-25-2013 12:59 PM #62
      Its a great cam. I was the first one to buy one from TT. I have a video on youtube with it pullin past 8k with throttle bodies and a bunch of other stuff. I pulls pretty hard up top.
      http://m.youtube.com/watch?v=-P8KniPs1_A

    27. 02-26-2013 02:30 PM #63
      Yeah i really loved the cam, noticed a big difference from the 288*, idled decently aswell!

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      03-10-2013 05:58 PM #64
      Quote Originally Posted by root beer View Post
      If i can ever get my haltech working right, i might be able to find a day to put this cam in my car. I'm a little worried about drivability. Should i be?
      So that is why you were selling the 276.

      Was temped to get it, kinda regret selling the one I had.
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