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  1. Kai

    Where did everyone go?

    Whew, lads. It's been a loooooong ass time since i posted on the public section of the forum. Rumours of my death may have been exaggerated, but only partially. After 2012, my interest in Supra's waned pretty heavily and while i still have my '91, it's pretty much fit for the breakers yard at...
  2. Kai

    So - what's everyone got planned for the holidays?

    It's pretty easy to cook Turkey without making it dry. When preparing it - put it in breast side DOWN for at least an hour when cooking, then turn it the right way up - breast gets infused with the juices and fats, skin goes extra crispy :)
  3. Kai

    All the gun control laws in the world won't stop the muslims....Paris, your time is u

    Re: All the gun control laws in the world won't stop the muslims....Paris, your time Having lived there, and having owned handguns, yes, they are. You just have to be qualified, and pass a test so not every fucking idiot can walk in and buy one.
  4. Kai

    So - what's everyone got planned for the holidays?

    Personally, i'm spending it in Guernsey with my gorgeous partner - got all my presents bar a load of chocolate for the grandparents and in-laws :) The one thing i'm dreading, is the inevitably dry, flavourless turkey that i'll be presented with and have to feign interest in :D
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    Let's talk: CryptoCurrencies

    I'm mining dogecoins until the end of the month. I jumped on it after trying FTC (worthless) and LTC (hard to find a half-decent pool). Now i've mined about 6k coins in the last 7 days. I already factored in the extra £50 in electricity usage for both the 6850 and 7970 i'm using, and after...
  6. Kai

    So - what's your take on the whole Russia / Ukraine / Crimea situation?

    I'm paying very close attention to the news (as should all of you), because i think we're about to witness the resurrection of the Cold War for at least as long as Putin and Medvedev control Russia. There's pressure from the general public here to act, but just as much to NOT act. Ukraine...
  7. Kai

    My Christmas thread

    I too, would like to wish sir Isaac newton, a happy birthday.
  8. Kai

    1990 Toyota Supra Turbo Buildup - Satans Little Helper...

    Machine shop should be able to measure the brinnell hardness of the head - there are a few near me that i could take it to.
  9. Kai

    barebone 7m.. which ecu to use?

    Outlook not so good. Ask again later.
  10. Kai

    1990 Toyota Supra Turbo Buildup - Satans Little Helper...

    Yah - i just read the post you made a few years back about it - will check them, too. I'm hoping the wear won't be too bad, considering it's a fairly low mileage engine that's been well maintained during its life.
  11. Kai

    1990 Toyota Supra Turbo Buildup - Satans Little Helper...

    Because it's been machined, or because it's possible the head may have gone soft?
  12. Kai

    1990 Toyota Supra Turbo Buildup - Satans Little Helper...

    It's been over two years since i updated this thread, and i still have the car, although since my move to the UK, it's been kinda languishing in France. It still starts & drives, but still needs the valve clearances to be sorted and for it to be fitted with an AFPR. It'll take me a few months...
  13. Kai

    Stock 7M coil packs - dwell data needed

    As subject says really - i've restarted the igniter project with Geoff, and if anyone has data regarding the dwell time in milliseconds, it'd be much appreciated!
  14. Kai

    Sound Performance / Precision 5557 Bolt on turbo - thoughts/opinions?

    Joe - that's fantastic work, thank you! :D
  15. Kai

    Sound Performance / Precision 5557 Bolt on turbo - thoughts/opinions?

    Thanks to this thread, i found someone that bought this turbo - looks to be direct bolt on, in terms of exhaust downpipe/elbow! :)
  16. Kai

    Sound Performance / Precision 5557 Bolt on turbo - thoughts/opinions?

    When you say downpipe do you mean a standard CT26 elbow would fit, or just the downpipe section? Thats what i thought as well, but was then told by someone at sound performance, via email, that it wasn't water cooled, thus leading to my confusion.
  17. Kai

    Sound Performance / Precision 5557 Bolt on turbo - thoughts/opinions?

    I never went JZ - you must be confusing me with someone else!
  18. Kai

    Sound Performance / Precision 5557 Bolt on turbo - thoughts/opinions?

    http://www.spracingonline.com/store/Precision_CEA_Billet_87-92_MKIII_Supra_Direct_Bolt-On_Turbo/3143 Now that, looks like an interesting upgrade. Price is good, and precision, to my knowledge have a good reputation. Question is - in the images, it looks like the water feed bolts up to it as...
  19. Kai

    Guitar god?

    Is 'proper character' a nice way of saying he's a bigoted, sexist, racist asscanoe who'd be doing the world a favour if he died? No matter his skills as a guitar player, the man is abhorrent in every other concievable way. :/
  20. Kai

    Maps for aem ems v1 pnp 87 supra

    I doubt very much anyone running the AEM is using the same setup as you - most people have long swapped out the stock turbo by now (18psi on a stocker is pointless). If you want maps - go and get your car mapped by someone that knows what they're doing. Mapping costs money, so don't expect...