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Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons Yesterday, 02:15 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 13,646
Posted By Snidely Whiplash
That akin to installing a 750 Holley on a street...

That akin to installing a 750 Holley on a street driven small block. I once built a 355 nitrous motor for a guy with Shepherd ported Brodix heads and a custom grind 600+ lift roller cam for nitrous....
Forum: Camaro 1LE Forum Yesterday, 01:40 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,767
Posted By Snidely Whiplash
The new Bright Yellow is stunning! Less orange...

The new Bright Yellow is stunning! Less orange than the earlier Gen 5s.
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions Yesterday, 01:35 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,776
Posted By Snidely Whiplash
Yeah...the original 1969 cowl induction hood/air...

Yeah...the original 1969 cowl induction hood/air cleaner assembly are now very valuable junk traps. :biggrin:

My '69 disc brake 12 bolt rear was functional, but it was too valuable to ever...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions Yesterday, 01:22 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,776
Posted By Snidely Whiplash
http://i1311.photobucket.com/albums/s667/Snidely_W...

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Forum: Sponsors Camaro Builds / Project Cars Yesterday, 01:17 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 808
Posted By Snidely Whiplash
I dig the lines of the 1969 cowl induction hood...

I dig the lines of the 1969 cowl induction hood (with a tad bit of clearance - if needed.
I always dug opening the hood of my '69 to show the seal and air cleaner that meant it was the real deal.
...
Forum: Camaro Z/28 Forum - Z/28 Specific Topics 07-27-2014, 07:28 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 6,030
Posted By Snidely Whiplash
My former NHRA license was for a full bodied car...

My former NHRA license was for a full bodied car to 7.99. I ALL fun. :clap2:
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Forum: V8 and V6 Transmissions / Driveline (6L80 / 6L50 / TR6060 / AY6) 07-24-2014, 02:14 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 6,013
Posted By Snidely Whiplash
You're confusing wheel diameter with TIRE...

You're confusing wheel diameter with TIRE diameter. My 1962 Checy II had 15" wheels...with 32.5" tall tires.
Forum: V8 and V6 Transmissions / Driveline (6L80 / 6L50 / TR6060 / AY6) 07-24-2014, 02:09 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,697
Posted By Snidely Whiplash
An M6 differential would be just the ticket...

An M6 differential would be just the ticket running 540 LB/FT of torque. The guys going way up the torque values are the ones having to upgrade. Keep an eye on the classifieds.

If I was not...
Forum: V8 and V6 Transmissions / Driveline (6L80 / 6L50 / TR6060 / AY6) 07-24-2014, 02:05 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,697
Posted By Snidely Whiplash
Howdy fellow geezer. I'm soon to turn 60 years of...

Howdy fellow geezer. I'm soon to turn 60 years of age, but have HUNDREDS of passes at the dragstrip and on the street. I've run both 1/4 mile tracks (Texas Motorplex and Green Valley Raceway) and a...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 07-23-2014, 08:02 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,401
Posted By Snidely Whiplash
LGM Super pro Long tubes, LGM 3" high flow cats,...

LGM Super pro Long tubes, LGM 3" high flow cats, 3" LGM cat back, and 2.5" GHL mufflers on mine and I still pop a little upon deceleration.

Cats and mufflers don't stop pop.
Forum: V8 and V6 Transmissions / Driveline (6L80 / 6L50 / TR6060 / AY6) 07-22-2014, 08:36 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,954
Posted By Snidely Whiplash
Same with me. Mount the rear end well and...

Same with me. Mount the rear end well and breakage (due to twist) should not occur unless you're running insane horsepower.

blake-b - I hope you know I was just playin. I never mess with...
Forum: Sponsors Camaro Builds / Project Cars 07-22-2014, 04:53 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 808
Posted By Snidely Whiplash
Midnight Auto Supply?:biggrin: Imma gonna...

Midnight Auto Supply?:biggrin:
Imma gonna follow this one as it could be VERY interesting.

:offtopic:If I get any real cash from the guy that ran over me while I was pushing a shopping cart in...
Forum: Forced Induction - V8 07-22-2014, 09:58 AM
Replies: 511
Views: 63,650
Posted By Snidely Whiplash
OKC? The car may become a television star now....

OKC? The car may become a television star now. :hail:
Forum: Forced Induction - V8 07-22-2014, 09:56 AM
Replies: 511
Views: 63,650
Posted By Snidely Whiplash
I think he can dial in that big turbo to run...

I think he can dial in that big turbo to run whatever he wants!:biggrin:
Forum: V8 and V6 Transmissions / Driveline (6L80 / 6L50 / TR6060 / AY6) 07-22-2014, 12:14 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,349
Posted By Snidely Whiplash
Wise decision. I've done the exhaust, but I'm...

Wise decision.
I've done the exhaust, but I'm concerned about DRs and making some passes at the strip. The driveline will get beefed up before the cam goes in.
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 07-22-2014, 12:08 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 924
Posted By Snidely Whiplash
With that M6, first gear is maxed waaaay to fast...

With that M6, first gear is maxed waaaay to fast because of the 3.01 ratio. 9 to 11 is what I was always told is the total for low gear. The 3.90 or 4.10 is over 12 on the low gear total. Not for me....
Forum: V8 and V6 Transmissions / Driveline (6L80 / 6L50 / TR6060 / AY6) 07-21-2014, 11:52 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,205
Posted By Snidely Whiplash
Keep in mind the tranny that can take the torque...

Keep in mind the tranny that can take the torque from a 700 HP motor, is gonna be beefed up to take that power. Which means more power from the motor is needed to turn it.

There's LOTS of big...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 07-21-2014, 11:42 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 611
Posted By Snidely Whiplash
Any of you guys with the 470-500 HP going to the...

Any of you guys with the 470-500 HP going to the drags now and then? Anyone running DRs when they do? I'm questioning if I need the clutch before the cam. I wanna go to the drags about 6 times per...
Forum: Tuning / Diagnostics -- engine and transmission 07-21-2014, 09:58 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,785
Posted By Snidely Whiplash
With 1400 miles on the clock, my 2014 LS3 dyno'd...

With 1400 miles on the clock, my 2014 LS3 dyno'd at (APEX Chase was on the money!) 370/364 on a humid Texas July morning just recently.

My signature shows what a quality exhaust and tune did for...
Forum: Tuning / Diagnostics -- engine and transmission 07-21-2014, 09:45 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,785
Posted By Snidely Whiplash
You've made your car gain maybe 10 HP with the...

You've made your car gain maybe 10 HP with the cold sir intake. The cat-back system only makes noise and will just embarrass you when someone wants you to back that sound up.

Think VERY hard...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 07-21-2014, 12:02 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,272
Posted By Snidely Whiplash
Anthony I should have told you...for the...

Anthony
I should have told you...for the books, anyway. I had Shell V-Power (with ethanol - typical for the DFW area) fuel in the car when you did the dyno runs and upgrade. I always run Shell...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 07-21-2014, 11:34 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,272
Posted By Snidely Whiplash
Actually, my Bright Yellow 'Maro gained a hair...

Actually, my Bright Yellow 'Maro gained a hair short of 40 HP. Of course that was with LGM's 3' exhaust and cats with a stock airbox.

What a bummer to get 34 miles from home (I can't go back...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 07-21-2014, 11:08 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,474
Posted By Snidely Whiplash
Yup. When ya' search the interwebs in the wee...

Yup. When ya' search the interwebs in the wee hours of the morning, due to insomnia; you revive old stuff. :pop2:
Forum: Camaro Price | Ordering | Tracking | Dealers Discussions 07-20-2014, 02:44 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 805
Posted By Snidely Whiplash
The markup on the COPO Camaro was double the...

The markup on the COPO Camaro was double the sticker. Those in line to get one, almost doubled THEIR money.

It was the same way in the day of the Superbird and Daytona Charger. More want than...
Forum: Cosmetics and Lighting Modification Discussions 07-20-2014, 02:39 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 470
Posted By Snidely Whiplash
I don't think many details about the '15s are...

I don't think many details about the '15s are available yet. It the same when I ordered my '14 Camaro in August of '13. They had pics, but not much else except for the various trims and options...
Forum: Camaro Motorsports Discussions 07-20-2014, 02:14 AM
Replies: 97
Views: 8,827
Posted By Snidely Whiplash
"I don't always race on drag radials, but when I...

"I don't always race on drag radials, but when I do, I prefer relined/rebelted Firestone Wide Ovals" :biggrin:

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Forum: Camaro Motorsports Discussions 07-20-2014, 02:02 AM
Replies: 97
Views: 8,827
Posted By Snidely Whiplash
The thread isn't about YOUR car(s) - am I...

The thread isn't about YOUR car(s) - am I supposed to be impressed? I'm not) and a tire that works for you. The thread is about what will work for the OP who doesn't seem to know much about tires,...
Forum: USA - Texas 07-19-2014, 05:33 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,117
Posted By Snidely Whiplash
Those headers aren't just pretty, they WORK. With...

Those headers aren't just pretty, they WORK. With a STOCK AIRBOX, the Super Pro Headers, 3" high follow cats, 3" exhaust w/crossover, and my 2.5" inlet GHL mufflers, I gained over 30 RWHP with...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 07-19-2014, 04:43 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,269
Posted By Snidely Whiplash
Very nice numbers, Anthony. With an LGM...

Very nice numbers, Anthony.
With an LGM exhaust already on my car and with a stock air box, I posted impressive numbers after your tune, With the cam and an LGM CAI, I should be knocking on the...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 07-19-2014, 04:24 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,394
Posted By Snidely Whiplash
To know lobe profile, overlap, and a host of...

To know lobe profile, overlap, and a host of other specs...ya' gotta buy one then sent it to an engineering place that can measure all the specs for you.

LGM did all the R&D work for you and has...
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