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6.0 turbo machining

Has anyone machined the stock housing on our turbos to fit a bigger wheel? How much can you machine them? Could you take them big enough to fit a powermax wheel?
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You have to machine the backplate as well, but yes you can punch it out to fit a powermax compressor wheel (63.5mm x 88mm).

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Stock housing will accept up to a 64.7mm not much left after that, and as stated the backing plate needs machining also. Stock backing plate is 82mm and powermax wheel is 88mm.

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Adrian, whats your pricing on the billet powermax wheels?
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