Go Back   EcoModder Forum > EcoModding > General Efficiency Discussion
Register Now
 Register Now
 

Reply  Post New Thread
 
Submit Tools LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 02-05-2018, 10:06 PM   #11 (permalink)
It's all about Diesel
 
cRiPpLe_rOoStEr's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
Posts: 6,560
Thanks: 0
Thanked 648 Times in 576 Posts
Quote:
Originally Posted by 19bonestock88 View Post
maybe a ceramic coating could provide what Iím after...
In the end it may be better overall.

  Reply With Quote
Alt Today
Popular topics

Other popular topics in this forum...

   
Old 02-06-2018, 04:00 AM   #12 (permalink)
Master EcoModder
 
Stubby79's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2012
Location: Victoria, BC
Posts: 1,093

'91 Miata - '91 Mazda Miata
90 day: 24.67 mpg (US)

'86 Fiero GT - '86 Pontiac Fiero GT

Purple Penny Pincher - '95 Pontiac Firefly Base
90 day: 43.68 mpg (US)

Jett-Black - '01 Volkswagen Jetta
90 day: 39.32 mpg (US)

Firefly EV - '98 Pontiac Firefly EV
90 day: 107.65 mpg (US)

Little Boy Blue - '05 Toyota Echo
90 day: 32.25 mpg (US)
Thanks: 40
Thanked 305 Times in 229 Posts
I spilled some oil on my wrapped header recently...it just smoked off like normal.
__________________

  Reply With Quote
Old 02-06-2018, 06:16 AM   #13 (permalink)
Furry Furfag
 
Baltothewolf's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2013
Location: Apple Valley
Posts: 2,080

Winsight - '00 Honda Insight
90 day: 56.69 mpg (US)

Miaderp - '95 Mazda Miata
90 day: 28.53 mpg (US)
Thanks: 67
Thanked 387 Times in 297 Posts
Yea the fear around oil on header wrap is minimal. It takes a hell of a lot of oil on the wrap to actually catch fire. The Silicone spray lube also helps reduce this problem, as well as using non-fiberglass wrap.
__________________

  Reply With Quote
Old 02-06-2018, 02:15 PM   #14 (permalink)
Master EcoModder
 
Join Date: Jun 2008
Location: Earth
Posts: 5,038
Thanks: 218
Thanked 751 Times in 549 Posts
Quote:
Originally Posted by Daox View Post
It also becomes more dense, and thus takes more power to push it out because there is more mass in the system.
Physics 101?

  Reply With Quote
Reply  Post New Thread


Thread Tools




Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions Inc.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO 3.5.2
All content copyright EcoModder.com