[s-cars] RE: [200q20v] intercooler
MikeMilr at blackfoot.net
Mon Dec 3 20:23:18 EST 2001
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From: "Calvin & Diana Craig" <calvinlc at earthlink.net>
. This also equates roughly with what I would
> expect since a usual V-8 producing about 300 HP requires about a 600 cfm
> carburetor to run correctly and not be out of carb at the upper end...kind
> of a sanity check if you will. That's my .02 cents.
> --Calvin Craig
Back in the '70's, when I was building an occasional V-8, you could come
very close to sizing a carb by using Cu.In. X top rpm over 3456.
327 x 6000 rpm /3456 = about 567 cfm needed so a Holley 600 would work fine.
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