I bet the oems bought this technology and buried it

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Re: I bet the oems bought this technology and buried it

Post by Krooser » Mon Aug 07, 2017 12:14 am

I had one on a late 60's Rolls-Kinhardly and it made a big difference in performance over the micro-adjustable kinnipsion spring unit the PO had installed...
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Post by SupStk » Mon Aug 07, 2017 7:57 pm

At 750 mil I'm guessing some govt. agency will snap it up.
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Post by midnightbluS10 » Mon Aug 07, 2017 9:33 pm

Classic! =D>
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Re: I bet the oems bought this technology and buried it

Post by JoePorting » Mon Aug 07, 2017 11:46 pm

Funny. Those are the most made up $10 words I ever heard. Had me going at first.
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Post by 1972ho » Tue Aug 08, 2017 1:18 am

Now that is some funny stuff.

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Post by turdwilly » Tue Aug 08, 2017 9:37 am

Lmao @ "dingle arm". That would have been perfect for a Dan Aykroyd SNL skit.

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Re: I bet the oems bought this technology and buried it

Post by Belgian1979 » Tue Aug 08, 2017 11:36 am

Wonder how he kept his face straight. We have commercial going on the TV right now in which a garage-owner is doing an similar explanation to an owner about the maintenance of a car.

I'm not going to display it here because nobody will understand it :D

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Re: I bet the oems bought this technology and buried it

Post by nickpohlaandp » Tue Aug 08, 2017 12:33 pm

I can't see the video because I'm at work, but I can only assume it's the Turbo Encabulator video. That shit is classic! ...Sinusoidial reverberation reducing the dampening effect of the transverse dingle arm to the gramdibular sprocket....
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Re: I bet the oems bought this technology and buried it

Post by woody b » Tue Aug 08, 2017 12:38 pm

I can't believe they've posted a GM training video on youtube.
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Re: I bet the oems bought this technology and buried it

Post by MadBill » Tue Aug 08, 2017 12:47 pm

We use some of the encabulator lecture terms to dazzle our road race competition: "Marzell Vanes" are the guide dividers in the underbody rear diffuser (whoops, I'm starting to sound like the narrator!) and the "Cardinal Grammeter" is the 0 to plus/minus 10" H20 Magnehelic gauge we use to measure the ground effects suction level. [Cardinal meaning first (and only) and grammeter meaning the underbody area times the negative pressure equals kilograms of downforce.]
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Re: I bet the oems bought this technology and buried it

Post by numboltz » Mon Aug 14, 2017 12:49 am

"...and the "Cardinal Grammeter" is the 0 to plus/minus 10" H20 Magnehelic gauge we use to measure the ground effects suction level."

Sounds like it would work great in politics, too.

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Re: I bet the oems bought this technology and buried it

Post by exhaustgases » Mon Aug 14, 2017 3:05 am

Sounds like a medical school teacher. All the so called high up professions have to have a language that only they can speak. So cool now we have the same for mechanics.

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Re: I bet the oems bought this technology and buried it

Post by MadBill » Mon Aug 14, 2017 2:06 pm

At the other end of the scale, due to the diverse makeup of our crew, we had to invent universal terms for handling balance: "UTP" is Understeer/Tight/Push and "LOF" is Loose/Oversteer/Free.
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Re: I bet the oems bought this technology and buried it

Post by HotRodRay » Tue Sep 12, 2017 3:35 pm

Mine worked better when we used a platinum wound tertiary zirconium fetzer module.

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