Serious about constructing a customized turbocharger system on your engine? Properly, along with providing its personal wastegates, blowoff valves, and the turbos themselves, Summit Racing’s now making hot-side tubing fabrication kits that’ll make your turbo retrofit a bit simpler.
Because the identify implies, these tubing kits are for the “scorching facet” of the turbo. In different phrases, the half that channels exhaust gasses up from the manifold and thru the turbo housing. Suffice it to say, it’s an extremely necessary aspect of any turbocharged setup and one you’ll wish to get proper the primary time.
That’s why these kits are so darn helpful. As an alternative of bending and fabricating all that exhaust tubing your self, a typical package from Summit Racing features a few sections of pre-bent tubing, together with a flange, bung, and becoming. You merely mock up your customized setup, measure twice, minimize as soon as, and weld all of it collectively.
The kits use 2.5 inch OD 304 chrome steel tubing, and can be found with widespread T4 or T6 turbo flanges. Plan on operating a twin turbo setup? You’re coated there too. Try your choices:
Summit Racing says these kits are supposed for people with some superior welding and fabrication expertise, so it’s necessary to know what you’re stepping into earlier than assembling considered one of these kits.