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Very Nice! THANK YOU!!!

So, we have an 80mm stock, correct? Would an 83 with the few "Mild" mods be better?
A TRUE 83mm without the 'bottleneck' would be better.
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I don't even have any interest in a TB but that was a very intelligent and concise write-up. ups to you. Gotta love cold hard facts/numbers/science.
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Very good info. Thank you!!!
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Awesome post! Thank you!
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So which TB would be "True" without the bottleneck? Moe's? BBK? Or another brand?
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You didn't read the OP?
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Yea, I did, I forgot about that paragraph. Oops
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They will all have a bottleneck, but the TRUE TBs have a more gradual taper and the butterfly valve is the size of the advertized diameter. Now, I don't know anyone that makes an 83mm TB, the smallest I have seen is the 84mm from fastman, but if anyone does find ones that I didn't mention let me know, I would love to find more sources.
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So after we put the new throttle body do we have to reset anything?
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