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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.

7 Terms Available.

MAP
Manifold absolute pressure; a term used with electronic fuel injection sensors.

MASS FLOW
A measure of air flow through an electronic fuel injection system.

MEDIUM FRACTIONS
Chemicals that evaporate at temperatures between light fractions and heavy fractions used in making racing gasoline.

MELTDOWN
What your engine will suffer as a result of excessive detonation.

METHANOL
A type of alcohol fuel that is sometimes used in racing to eliminate the possibility of detonation.

MOTOR METHOD
One of the methods used to determine the octane rating of gasoline.

MULTI-STAGE
Atenn used todescfibe certain nitrous oxide systems, waste gates, and clutches.

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