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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.

TETRAETHYL
lead A lead based chemical that is used in racing gasoline as an anti-detonate.

TOLUENE
An aromatic chemical that is used in formulating racing gasoline.

TPS
Throttle position sensor; used in electronic fuel injection systems.

TURBINE HOUSING
The exhaust housing for a turbocharger.

TURBINE WHEEL
A bladed wheel contained in a turbine housing which turns when exhaust is forced past it. In turn, it drives a shaft and, at its other end, a compressor impeller.

TURBOCHARGER
An exhaust-gas-driven supercharger.

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