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Old 7th July 2020, 05:10 PM
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Definitely not what had in mind...






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AMG inlet manifold??

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Still batting on with the manifold, with lots of hurdles & some compromises in the way. I managed to complete some updated calculations to accomodate additional mods, but it fortunately didnít change dimensions significantly.

And Iíve also come up with a Stage 3 manifold, which will be the most extreme version & will most likely need a bonnet bulge
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The project continues despite ISO delays!!



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I’ll be trying some acetone to clean off the carbon deposits, so hopefully the full set will look a bit better soon..
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79 6.9#5541 (Red Bull)
78 6.9#4248 (Skye)
79 6.9#3686 (Moby Dick)
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Updates on the project:

Having difficulty sourcing alloy plate for the main flanges due to COVID restrictions! I have to fix my pedestal drill to drill them on an angle & buy a die grinder for finishing.

Injectors & rails selected & funds ready to purchase!

I found a higher res pic of the AMG ITB M117 engine and it turns out to be just a 5.0L!!! 338kW NA is EXCELLENT!

Oh and another pic shows a 6.0L with a more std intake. Torque was closing in on the M100.





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79 6.9#3686 (Moby Dick)
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