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      05-25-2011, 03:18 PM   #17
bahn stormer
Taking the dog out for some exercise.
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That looks great!
It is interesting to see another TAKE on the same challenge from a fellow engineer.

Here's mine:




My goal was to put the flange on the outside for as little intrusion into the airbox as possible (to minimize turbulence). I used 2 gaskets, cap screws with nuts and lock washers, no sealant. My flange started off as a "cheap plastic" Spectre flange from Advance. I turned it, shaved it, drilled new bolt holes, and painted it.




Pictures "under the knife":





The cone filter coupling started life as a real-estate info tube from Home Depot!


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