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    Manifold Temperature

    What sort of temp will a Turbo manifold experience. We talking upto 650 deg C ??? or more ???

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    a roughish guide based on colour...

    400 - Red heat, visible in the dark
    474 - Red heat, visible in the twilight
    525 - Red heat, visible in the daylight
    581 - Red heat, visible in the sunlight
    700 - Dark red
    800 - Dull cherry-red
    900 - Cherry-red
    1000 - Bright cherry-red
    1100 - Orange-red

    temps in degs C

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    i was shocked when at the south east rolling road day as they all glowed a cherry red even the ones on std map
    courtney stage 3 zafira,Mitsubishi evo geek mapped to 389 and 470 lb of torque

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    I've probably had my turbo up to 1000 deg then lol

    Even had the manifold glow before right up to head but thats probably only been 400-500ish.
    Arden Astra GSI - Phase 3.5

    EDS Phase 3.5 288 BHP 340 FT/LB

    Inlet cam and Dbilas manifold.

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    Very hot steve with the power your car is pushing
    this is my car on a RR day

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    Quote Originally Posted by dannysport18 View Post
    Very hot steve with the power your car is pushing
    this is my car on a RR day
    My god, no wonder they seem to crack alot.

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