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aftermarket cranks?

Discussion in 'Engine Building' started by garyeboy, Oct 1, 2008.

  1. garyeboy

    garyeboy New Member

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    i have a b16a2 and i bought a eagle chromoly crank i was wondering if anybody had any experience with these negative positive ?? please let me know
     
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    efhondakid My name is Byron. VIP

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    From reading around this site, and talking to other some other local guys, everyone seems to agree that OEM is best. They can easily support upwards of 500hp.
     
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    werd
     
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    does that mean you think theres no good to having this chromoly 27-28lb eagle crank
     
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    me and my opinion i wouldnt run it id be scared it would fail
     
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    why would you doubt the eagle crank?
     
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    efhondakid My name is Byron. VIP

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    Who has more funding and time for R&D Eagle or Honda?
     
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    they make good stuff but its hard to improve over something that awesome to start with like the oem honda crank. but that dont mean its a bad thing i just like sticking with stuff i know
     
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    its goin in a turbo build i have with a gt3071r im planning on having atleast 400 whp
     
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    thats exactly why i was asking opinions on that crank i have no previous use of aftermarket cranks
     
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    well i really dont know anyone that runs anything but oem a buddy of mine is on a 700 whp b16 and he is on a stock crank
     
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    well in that case i could use the funding else where if its really unecessary for my power goals ,
     
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    any experience with weisco pistons in a honda
     
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    efhondakid My name is Byron. VIP

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    Ive used them in all my dirt bikes, but they did get rebuilt at the end of every race season.:D But I havent heard anything bad about Weiscos in Hondas.
     
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