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DucCutters Boost Glossary
This glossary of forced induction related terms was created to help the DucCutters users better understand the world of forced induction. We want to make the glossary as useable to everyone as possible. Feel free to send us additions, correction and so on to Bill Johnson at azbill@DucCutters.com.
There are a total of 108 terms currently available.

6 Terms Available.

BALL BEARINGS
Beatings made of rolling balls; lubricated by low pressure oil. BARO

BENZENE
An aromatic chemical used as an octane enhancer in racing gasoline.

BERNOULLI PRINCIPLE
The physical principles describing the pressure differences arising from air flow around an object.

BLOW-THROUGH
Means blowing just air through carburetors or fuel injection throttle bodies.

BMEP
Brake Mean Effective Pressure.

BTU
British thermal units. A measure of the energy content of fuels. Used in calculating combustion temperature.

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