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7/1/09 8:48pm - Original Message: 'Split-Cycle Engine a reality!'
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Duncanville, TX - USA

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#1-1974 L-48 4spd Cp Med Red Metallic/Black deluxe int w/AC/tilt/tele./p/w-p/b/ Am-Fm/map light National/Regional/Chapter NCRS "Top Flight" #2-1985 Bright Red/Carmine Cp.L-98/auto Member: NCRS, NCRS Texas, Corvette Legends of Texas

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This is so kewl! I been hearing about this concept pretty much all me life, and someone has finally done it! Sort of...
The original idea/design was done back in the early 1900s. The technology just wasn't there to be able to make it work, but now it does. Be prepared to see a vehicle of some sort with the technology in it in our lifetime. I think it would be perfect in a boat first, meself.
 
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The technical stuff might be a bit much for some, but it's just fascinating to me.


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7/2/09 11:27am - Reply: 'Split-Cycle Engine a reality!'
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Valley Springs, CA - USA

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1978,Metalic Money Green W/Gold emblems,TH350 w/gear splitter,black & grey interior.1978,two tone,Metalic Rootbeer & gold ,Doeskin interior,auto. trans. 1981, Silver w/mirrored T-Tops,4 spd, charcoal interior.

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Yeah but, It just ain't as pretty as a chevy small block Wink.

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