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Old 07-11-2007, 01:12 PM   #41
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W type = circular array of cylinders around a center, the W-16 is a good example.

not quite. the w16 is actually 4 narrow angle v6's put together in another v, with the last 4 cylinders taken off. they are based on the volkswagon VR6 which is a narrow angle (15 degrees between cylinder banks) V6.

the engine your thinking of is a radial engine, they're primarily used on non-jet aircraft.
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ive never heard of a v4....ive heard of a 4cylinder. but none in a V
honda vfr800 has a V4
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Old 07-11-2007, 01:16 PM   #43
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apparently so does the ducati desmosedici!
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Old 07-11-2007, 01:16 PM   #44
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i can make my spedo say 232 if i wanted to, i wouldnt really be going that fast but i can make it say it but really if you want some extra power just add some extra boost blinker fluid
i bought some of that, works pretty well IMHO
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ive never heard of a v4....ive heard of a 4cylinder. but none in a V
my dad has an '83 V 65 magna, it has a V4
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i bought some of that, works pretty well IMHO
man the stuff i got was dank....what brand did you get? special k or quaker oats?
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man the stuff i got was dank....what brand did you get? special k or quaker oats?
i think it was tropicana, added pulp...
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i think it was tropicana, added pulp...
i knew i should have shopped around, that little leprechaun was just so convincing:BangHead:
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not quite. the w16 is actually 4 narrow angle v6's put together in another v, with the last 4 cylinders taken off. they are based on the volkswagon VR6 which is a narrow angle (15 degrees between cylinder banks) V6.

the engine your thinking of is a radial engine, they're primarily used on non-jet aircraft.
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i just had a guy tell me to take the cans off my busa if i wanted to make it sound like a harley!!! now why would I want to do that!?!?!?! gheyness!!
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