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Old 08-22-2019, 06:13 AM
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Default Roots blower guys check this out...FINALLY!

Just ran across this...I've been looking at going efi on my build ever since I started and figured it would cost between 4 and 5 grand for a single engine...holley is now offering the sniper self tuning dual throttle body setup for 2 grand...that's right 2 GRAND!!! That's cheaper than 2 good carbs...I might be a little overly excited about this but finally an actual affordable efi setup!!

https://www.holley.com/products/fuel.../parts/550-532
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Old 08-22-2019, 06:58 AM
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That is way cool, but don't forget to budget, lines and fittings, pumps, filters, regulators and return line hardware
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Old 08-22-2019, 07:25 AM
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That's true...I figure for well under 3K you can be in this setup...return line and pump in my case would be the biggest thing as I already upgraded my lines and everything to support the blower upgrade. I just found this to be a steal of a price really and granted I'm sure there would be fine tuning involved but its coast guard approved and self learning to help take a lot of the guess work out of tuning.
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I bought my Snipers for $1,037.97 CDN (dealer cost from Motorstate)
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Sooooo....can you get this for dealer cost from them? Motorstate/Lane automotive is about 15 mins from my house lol
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A buddy of mine is a dealer up here, we help each other out. I'll ask if he can order and drop ship in the US
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That would be awesome...PM me if he's willing to do something like!!
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Looks like I am going to have 2 blower carbs for sale
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Same lol
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