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Posted: Wed May 31, 2006 9:15 pm 
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what drawbacks are there to running a siamese bore block on the street?

 

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Posted: Sun Jun 04, 2006 2:49 am 
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Alot more strength if thats a drawback???
I have a siameed block and NO cooling issues...
Just make sure youi have correct radiaor for the power level...

 

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Posted: Sun Jun 04, 2006 3:02 pm 
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wtf is s siamese block?

 

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Posted: Sun Jun 04, 2006 3:21 pm 
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Im with frank on this one? i understand siamese heads, but not bores?

 

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Posted: Sun Jun 04, 2006 3:27 pm 
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Think of the siamese head, instead of two heads stuck together the bores are cast so there is no water passage/jacket between bores.

 

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Posted: Fri Jun 16, 2006 2:47 am 
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I never had any probs with my clevo with siamese bores, the only things I can think of are
they cost a s**t to have a block fitted with them, requiring all surfaces to be remachined once they are brazed in.
they are around 5kg heavier.
But ,they are almost indestructable!

 

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