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Painted Stinger V8

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I got my Stinger V8 block from fstfrddy and painted the acrylic mount black. This is the first part of my WC build I will be starting as soon as I get the cash.

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I think that should look great with the blue/UV cathodes I plan on using with blue UV water.

post #2 of 28
Hey I think that looks pretty good... ....I think you'll like your V-8...
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does that have 2 going in, 1 comming out? or 2 out, 1 in? Would 4 be better then? lol
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Looks slick. The V8 is dual out.
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What is the I.D. of those barbs?

How do you get ahold of fstfrdy for a order
    
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Originally Posted by ReCoiL View Post
What is the I.D. of those barbs?

How do you get ahold of fstfrdy for a order
PM him here or E-Mail him at his Web-Site...I really like his blocks they are what I use...


....http://www.stingerwaterblocks.mysite.com/
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I'd like to powdercoat a block someday for sheer sexyness, see if anyone likes it....
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post #8 of 28
thats looks really nice,
yup Burn a powder coat would look great.
I was thinking of doing my 480GTX a grayish matted coat.
But i first want to take off the gloss black, so it wont layer the paint causing a thinker coat and worse heat dissipation.
Any idea how i would do that? the fins are painted as well.
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post #9 of 28
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I was also thinking about painting the block but decided against it. The barbs have a 3/8" hole and are made to fit 1/2" or 7/16" ID tubing. The middle barb is the inlet and has a plate with holes drilled in it to form a jet to increase the pressure into the block to improve the heat transfer. The block is overall incredible in quality and this is even one of Fred's "not perfect" blocks. If you look closely you might see what I am talking about.
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Nice work there!
    
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