> muffster wrote:
>> has anyone tried installing the turbonator on there mustang and if so
>> what were the results?
>> I have a 02 GT and was wondering if this add on might be worth while.
>> thanks.. Keith
> Sned them an email and ask how the "swirling effect" created at the
> throttlebody manages to continue swirling all the way through the tubes
> of the upper intake around curves, past the valves and into the
> combustion chamber. They won't reply.
When I see the TV commercials for these devices I just have to laugh.
They promote the "tornado" effect as a good thing. In reality the
"tornado" effect (aka vortex) is actually a sign of inefficient flow.
When I design dam outlet control structures I have to specify where to
put anti-vortex devices into the structure to improve its efficiency
when conveying water. The theories behind these devices are bogus and
I'm surprised the government hasn't hit them with a lawsuit for false