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External Wastegate Size and Placement

I'm about to drop the motor into my truck.
I'm looking to build 50-60 PSI with my modded H2E and 300/200's.
In the future I will be adding a 150-300hp shot of nitrous.

What size wastgates should I purchase?
I was thinking of running 2 wastgates, one in each up-pipe right before the turbo.

Thanks guys for all of your help!

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Is a 60mm wastegate too much?

I was thinking of running 1 wastgate right behind the turbo. Kinda like Irate diesel's set-up. IDP Products | Irate Diesel Performance LLC

Any comments or suggestions are greatly appreciated!



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i'm not positive about the size of gate thats needed for you injector/turbo combination.
i know im going to run the 46 when i drop in my 250/80s. but my combo is smaller than yours.

off topic, your motor sounds like its going to be entertaining to watch hook to a sled or whatever its going to do

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