A question for PowerMax users. - Ford Powerstroke Diesel Forum
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 15 Old 08-24-2011, 04:13 PM Thread Starter
Compression Ignition Addict
 
Join Date: Dec 2010
Posts: 1,239
Thanks: 12
Thanked 31 Times in 28 Posts
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 1 Post(s)
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
A question for PowerMax users.

I'm wondeing how much lower your EGT's are on average after installing one or if you didn't see any change. Also did you see a change in fuel use better or worse. Thanks for any insight into this.

2003 F350 6.0L KR CCLB DRW 4x4 auto - bone stock
Edge insight, EAS EGT, turbo timer
Strategys, DAX0-1;TEC0-7
Ford Pilot injection

2005 F250 6.0L XLT CCLB 4x4 auto
Strategys, UPV1;URV0;CYH0-7
PowerMax-KTS 11 blade SP Billet
ARP studs, BPD EGR cooler, 04 uppipe
Banks intercooler system, Airaid Dropin
4" turbo back Magnaflow exhaust w/4" DP
Edge insight, EAS EGT, turbo timer
SCT 3015
ID custom tunes
ID Pilot-Injection
ID FICM tune
U235a4 is offline  
post #2 of 15 Old 08-24-2011, 04:25 PM
Super Moderator


 
PGreenSVT's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: Abingdon, Md.
Posts: 11,991
Thanks: 4
Thanked 48 Times in 19 Posts
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 1 Post(s)
Feedback Score: 3 reviews
If you change the compressor wheel out for a Batmowheel it will spool faster, make a bunch more power and run up to 200* cooler.
PGreenSVT is offline  
post #3 of 15 Old 08-24-2011, 04:36 PM Thread Starter
Compression Ignition Addict
 
Join Date: Dec 2010
Posts: 1,239
Thanks: 12
Thanked 31 Times in 28 Posts
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 1 Post(s)
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Quote:
Originally Posted by PGreenSVT View Post
If you change the compressor wheel out for a Batmowheel it will spool faster, make a bunch more power and run up to 200* cooler.
do you run one?

2003 F350 6.0L KR CCLB DRW 4x4 auto - bone stock
Edge insight, EAS EGT, turbo timer
Strategys, DAX0-1;TEC0-7
Ford Pilot injection

2005 F250 6.0L XLT CCLB 4x4 auto
Strategys, UPV1;URV0;CYH0-7
PowerMax-KTS 11 blade SP Billet
ARP studs, BPD EGR cooler, 04 uppipe
Banks intercooler system, Airaid Dropin
4" turbo back Magnaflow exhaust w/4" DP
Edge insight, EAS EGT, turbo timer
SCT 3015
ID custom tunes
ID Pilot-Injection
ID FICM tune
U235a4 is offline  
post #4 of 15 Old 08-24-2011, 04:47 PM
Compression Ignition Addict
 
work&play's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2006
Posts: 809
Thanks: 1
Thanked 11 Times in 11 Posts
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 2 Post(s)
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
I saw about a 200* drop at WOT but my truck is also 12k lbs every day.
Now difference in MPG's.

Do the batmowheels help the Powermax also?

2007 6.0 PSD,F350 4X4 Lariat,CC, DRW,9' Knapheide body, stainless steel lader rack, SCT with custom tunes, ARP's, EGR delete, ITP RR, Airdog II 130/75, Garrett Powermax, Banks turbo back, Firestone air bags, Autometer gauges
work&play is offline  
post #5 of 15 Old 08-24-2011, 05:25 PM
Super Moderator


 
PGreenSVT's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: Abingdon, Md.
Posts: 11,991
Thanks: 4
Thanked 48 Times in 19 Posts
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 1 Post(s)
Feedback Score: 3 reviews
Quote:
Originally Posted by U235a4 View Post
do you run one?
Buying one tomorrow. New shipment due in at 10am.

Quote:
Originally Posted by work&play View Post
I saw about a 200* drop at WOT but my truck is also 12k lbs every day.
Now difference in MPG's.

Do the batmowheels help the Powermax also?
Yes they have a Batmowheel for the Powermax too. MPD dyno'd a 6.0 Powermax with a Batmowheel and 190cc injectors yesterday. The torque gauge was broken on the dyno but it put down and extra 31rwhp. Based on that I would guesstimate it made around 150rwtq or more over the stock Pmax. The 03 turbo with a Batmowheel and 190's made 11rwhp and about 110rwtq over the stock 03.

Last edited by PGreenSVT; 08-24-2011 at 05:30 PM.
PGreenSVT is offline  
post #6 of 15 Old 08-24-2011, 05:30 PM
Compression Ignition Addict
 
rockbound's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: pittsburgh
Posts: 255
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 1 Post(s)
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
interested in this batmowheel, what is it?

my egt dropped about 150 when installing my powermax.

03 6.0 crew cab short bed, powermax, edge evolution monitoring sct tuned running srl, cold air intake, egr delete, straight piped, rotella t5, and elc.
rockbound is offline  
post #7 of 15 Old 08-24-2011, 06:42 PM
Super Moderator


 
PGreenSVT's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: Abingdon, Md.
Posts: 11,991
Thanks: 4
Thanked 48 Times in 19 Posts
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 1 Post(s)
Feedback Score: 3 reviews
Stock wheel on the right, Batmowheel on the left and below. The stock wheel is cast and the Batmowheel is billet and lighter with a different fin configuration that is more effective at stuffing air into the engine. They are manufactured by Bullseye Power.



PGreenSVT is offline  
post #8 of 15 Old 08-25-2011, 11:55 PM
Compression Ignition Addict
 
brinker's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: Capac, Michigan
Posts: 279
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Quote:
Originally Posted by PGreenSVT View Post
Stock wheel on the right, Batmowheel on the left and below. The stock wheel is cast and the Batmowheel is billet and lighter with a different fin configuration that is more effective at stuffing air into the engine. They are manufactured by Bullseye Power.



Where did you order yours from and you said they make them for the stock turbo?

2005 f250 cc 4x4
brinker is offline  
post #9 of 15 Old 08-26-2011, 02:19 AM
FJuanfiddy mod


 
Dave's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2006
Location: Trempealeau, WI
Posts: 31,835
Thanks: 132
Thanked 186 Times in 166 Posts
Mentioned: 1 Post(s)
Quoted: 8 Post(s)
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Send a message via Yahoo to Dave
Yes they make them for the stock turbo. Bullseye turbo is who makes em.

Email: Dave@powerstroke.org
2011 F150 Ecoboost Crew cab lariat. Custom tunes from KEM and 5Star, and Unleashed
2012 F150 Crew Cab Ecoboost stock for now-Totaled March 12 2015
2006 F250 ECSB Lariat 4x4

Leveling kit, 315/70/17 Kelly TSRs on Method race wheels
ARP studs and OEM gaskets done by Renegade Diesel
ECM and Atlas 40 FICM tuned by Bill at PHP SCT tunes by Truck Source Diesel. Gearhead, Innovative, Wildman and Tyrant diesel
Flowmaster/MBRP Hybrid Exhaust
Edge Insight CTS
Coolant filter
Bulletproof diesel FICM EGR Delete, Oil Cooler and Water Pump, and Light bar.
Dually LED lights from Stealth Automotive/Xpedition Outfitters
No Limit Fab 6.0 Cold Air Intake
http://www.bulletproofdiesel.com/default.asp
http://nolimitfabrication.com/
Dave is online now  
post #10 of 15 Old 08-26-2011, 05:26 AM
Compression Ignition Addict
 
npccpartsman's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: Gods Country/Home
Posts: 1,713
Thanks: 22
Thanked 13 Times in 13 Posts
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 5 Post(s)
Feedback Score: 1 reviews
I wonder if they can make a 65/88?

I Bleed Razorback Red

Ford Makes It, International Shakes It, Casserly Fuels It, KC Turbo Spools It, SCT Tunes It, and Trucks Unlimited keeps her Rockin the Road
npccpartsman is offline  
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Ford Powerstroke Diesel Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in









Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome