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Jan16-12 Greg Bernhardt
references _ Paved Track Stock Car Technology by Steve Smith Tune to Win by Carroll Smith Software - Suspension...
Jul7-14 10:22 AM
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I m considering to design a solid axle ATV for rear wheel drive without I want to know about what...
Jul23-14 04:10 PM
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When changing rear end gear ratios, or tire sizes on a vehicle, you can buy different speedometer gears with tooth...
Jul22-14 09:15 PM
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can i locate region in an automotive, which is safe from vibrations, by modal analysis? can i conclude that blue...
Jul22-14 02:06 PM
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Hi all, I want to know reason behind the variation of torque with respect to the rpm of the engine. I understood...
Jul21-14 08:24 AM
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I am undergoing internship in an motorcycle company (OEM) and would like to know if there are any ebooks about...
Jul20-14 04:32 AM
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Hi, I'm a mechanic and I need to settle a point with a fellow mechanic. I was describing how a 3/8"s extension...
Jul18-14 09:04 PM
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Hello guys I want to know how the wheel diameter of car affects the car's performance parameters(physical...
Jul18-14 10:53 AM
Ranger Mike
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today i did a oil change on my outboard engine. i found out the oil is green, its normal? If yes, why the oil will be...
Jul16-14 06:50 PM
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Quick facts: Age (19) / Mech. Eng. Sophomore / Automotive & Physics Lover In an attempt to design and construct a...
Jul13-14 09:49 PM
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Dear experts, I am an electrOnics engg and weak in mech parts . please refer to the attached images of this hand...
Jul12-14 01:31 AM
Simon Bridge
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I'm a mechanic and I'm debating the exact mechanism of the so called "pumping losses" or "pumping work" of...
Jul11-14 07:53 AM
Damo ET
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In regards to the Lotus Elan from 1962, my book H-point says that Colin Chapman used the prop shaft tunnel as...
Jul11-14 05:06 AM
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Hello everyone, I have a question regarding the accumulated drag curve shown in the figure below for the CFD...
Jul9-14 07:10 PM
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Greetings ....I'm about to embark on a new racing project.....I am a land speed racer ( top speed on a salt lake...
Jul7-14 01:02 PM
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I have always thought of connecting rods as straight and the crankshaft axis being line bored in the same plane as the...
Jul7-14 12:45 PM
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this is thing I'm thinking about for few years. why standard passenger car diesel engines are so limited in engine...
Jul7-14 11:50 AM
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Hello everyone, this is my first contribution in this forum, I'm aware that this question had been asked many...
Jul6-14 10:17 AM
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For a car modification project, it would be nice to have a function to express the pressure in a volume, as a function...
Jul6-14 03:01 AM
Adam Arbab
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whats the pressure of piston in suction stroke....and if we increase it could we get more benifit
Jul5-14 01:45 PM
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I was looking into what cylinders need pairing to make a set 0f 180 headers for an LS V8 engine. When looking the...
Jul5-14 08:46 AM
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Hi Physics Forums! I've been browsing these forums for a while now and not actually joining in.. Now I'd like to...
Jul5-14 06:01 AM
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I have been driving a long time and I have never had a tire failure like this. I was driving on the freeway at 65 MPH...
Jun30-14 08:11 PM
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could any guide me in Coolant Flow Calculation for finding heat rejection of engine through various system.
Jun27-14 01:27 PM
Greg Bernhardt
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Hi, I'm a third year electrical engineering student, but I am currently doing a mechanical engineering project. I...
Jun27-14 01:26 PM
Greg Bernhardt
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Can we use different size wheels in an ATV from stability point of view as they have different masses
Jun26-14 11:23 PM
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'Slow-active suspensions realize small switching frequencies to control low-frequency body movements,such as roll...
Jun24-14 04:51 AM
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hi. I need to locate a safe region in an automotive, where vibration level is very low. i have done modal analysis...
Jun23-14 08:27 AM
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Hello, I am looking to modify/convert a Quad Bike and make it remotely operated and was wondering if anyone had any...
Jun18-14 12:09 PM
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So for the last 3 years (off and on) I have been designing an engine. I have gotten much more serious lately as it...
Jun2-14 03:54 PM
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Hi! I have to understand how a parking lock described in a patent works, but I cannot really get it. The text is...
May23-14 12:01 PM
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I have the following question, intended for a car powered by a 4 cylinder, non turbo, gas engine. I would like to a...
May20-14 02:55 PM
Damo ET
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Hi there, I have a project of torsion bar. I need to know value of force is making a torque on it. So I have a...
May18-14 07:42 PM
Simon Bridge
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Why do we want self-ignition in diesel engines but do not want it in otto engines or in other words why does...
May16-14 08:15 PM
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I saw a clever aftermarket rear backup mirror on a minivan recently, and I'd like to buy one for my Suburban. ...
May14-14 03:58 PM
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I'm looking for a (needle?) bearing that can sustain shock loads of up to 2.5e5 N, at low angular velocity, but its...
May6-14 05:54 PM
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My 02 jetta misfires on cylinder 3 when it rains, has anyone ever had this problem and do I fix it? Also my horn...
May6-14 11:30 AM
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Why does the choke help an engine start when it is cold? I know that the choke restricts the air flow and thus makes...
May5-14 01:18 PM
jim hardy
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Fun watching this project develop. Maybe by 2020 this can be a reality? csvt6JBAwBk
May2-14 12:39 PM
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What is the relation between sfc vs rpm in diesel engine and why does it happen like that ? what is relation between...
Apr26-14 10:50 AM
jack action
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The curve below is for a general electric motor drive(I'm guessing DC motor/possible 3phase induction). Would it be...
Apr23-14 12:23 PM
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