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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 07-18-02, 08:11 PM Thread Starter
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New Mitsubishi Technology!

Well it looks like Mitsubishi has developed a new motor!

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"173nm at 42,500 revs"

Imagine trying to take off it in that motor!!!!
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post #2 of 4 (permalink) Old 07-18-02, 11:54 PM
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This brings back memories of the Chrysler Gas Turbine...

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Damn, why can't Ford think of stuff like this?!:MUha:
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post #4 of 4 (permalink) Old 07-22-02, 08:38 PM
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That would be over 1000hp! I know model engines will do about 40,000RPM, but only about 0.5nm of torque by then!

The sad part is, they probably mean 173nm at 4250RPM, which is stuff all!


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