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Old 09-24-2010, 11:45 PM
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If electric super chargers actually worked......well they don't. You cannot even come close to the necessary volume of air required with a simple fan. Without getting into exact numbers, an basic small block engine can easily pump through 600cfm. A really powerful high volume 4" computer fan can deliver ~50cfm. The reality is; even at idle, the air demand of the engine is greater than the fan can produce.

Now....if it had a 50HP motor and turbo veins and turned at 30,000 rpm.....that's different story.....but I think ProCharger already has that available.....but it's a few bucks more than the $225 for the electric.
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If it's underlined, it's a link to that mods thread.

2010 Ram 1500 Hemi Sport, 3.92, Leather, NAV, Alpine, Sunroof, Trailer tow, Brake Contoller, Rear Cam
Mods - 3M clear protect, Decals removed, Electric Tailgate Lock, Tow Hooks, Skid Plates, Bed Rug, Pace Edwards Bedlocker Electric Tonneau, Timbren Rear SES, Tinted Tail Lights, Debadged, Grill Blacked Out, Shorty Antenna, Black Chromed Emblems, Lightly tinted front windows, DS Predator, Cabin Air Filter, K&N Drop In, Mufflex (Magnaflo) DOD24M, Sonnax line pressure booster, Volant CAI
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