14.5 or 15:1 CR?

9 replies to this topic

Posted February 05, 2005 - 11:45 AM


i was wondering if there are any companies out there(wiseco, etc.) that sell pistons with as high as like 14.5 or 15:1 compression ratio.

  • bushy

Posted February 05, 2005 - 01:33 PM


Why? :cry:

  • sirthumpalot

Posted February 05, 2005 - 01:37 PM


Why? :cry:

He's going to run diesel! :cry:

  • sanpedro426

Posted February 05, 2005 - 02:45 PM


So he'll have to wait for the glow plug to warm up every time it stalls or he crashes out. :cry: :cry: :cry: :cry:

  • ca412686

Posted February 05, 2005 - 07:04 PM


Or make a BOMB!!!!!! :cry:

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  • ncmountainman

Posted February 05, 2005 - 07:12 PM


you might try rick peterson of rpms in a conversation with him not long ago he stated they were testing ratio's up to 17:1 in his 315 stroker motors. ya i asked if they ran on deisel also but apparantly with correct cam timing it works?

  • aford541

Posted February 06, 2005 - 07:52 PM


I hope you plan on running alcohol, even then the motor wont rev out very well but it will be a great hill climb motor.


Posted February 06, 2005 - 08:55 PM


i was just curious because if a 13.5:1 piston makes a little more power than i dont see why an even higher one would make even more power with a proper tune, timing, and the right fuel(and maybe a custom grind cam). i didnt think that was too extreme. :cry: sorry for asking a stupid question.

  • sanpedro426

Posted February 06, 2005 - 09:07 PM


How much MORE power does the mortal man NEED to be happy. I already have longer arms now because of the stock power from my 426, .... SHEESH you are an animal. :cry: :cry:

  • beezer

Posted February 07, 2005 - 06:37 AM


Stop asking stupid questions on TT.

Thats my job!

The stupidest question of all is the one that isn't asked.

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