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New ultimate Black
carburettors from QFT
The Black Diamond series of performance
and street carburettors are the latest offering
from Quick Fuel Technology (QFT).
QFT has partnered with NitroPlate, which
is recognised as an industry leader in all
types of high temperature coatings, to
introduce high temperature coating
technology for the Black Diamond series.
Offering a six percent reduction in fuel
temperature for improved performance, the unique PTFE Teflon coating is designed specifically for
The highly durable Satin Black finish is impact and scratch resistant, impervious to virtually all under
hood chemicals and fuels and is highly corrosion resistant which is especially important for marine,
coastal, and harsh environments.
The finish retains its original appearance longer than other available coatings and it aids in
appearance, sheds dirt and cleans easily.
QFT's Black Diamond series was launched at the Performance Racing Industry (PRI) Trade Show
in the United States of America in November.
Only days before the launch the original RQ-1000, which does not have the NitroPlate finish, won
the small block category against strong competition in the BLP 'carb shootout' held in the lead up to
PRI.QFT was the only carburettor to beat the baseline highly refined tune-up with the two circuit RQ-
For more information on the Black Diamond series, the RQ-1000 and the rest of QFT's
carburettors, call 08 8363 5566 or visit www.quickfueltechnology.com.au
Increase the power in a ML Triton
Mitsubishi Triton front mount intercooler kit 2006 onwards.
The High Performance Diesel intercooler kit has been designed and created to suit the
Mitsubishi Triton ML from 2006 onwards.
The intercooler delivers all the benefits that are known to come from the HPD brand including
reduced inlet temperatures and engine running temperatures, increased torque output, greater
performance and reliability and more consistent and sustainable power.
The front mount intercooler kit comes with a 450x300x76 intercooler core and a hard alloy
pipe kit that replaces hosing all of the factory rubber hoses. Included in the kit is a
transmission cooler relocator.
This kit will fit with winch and
bull bar. Power went from a standard
figure of 96 rear wheel kilowatts to
131rwkw with a fuel adjustment
using a diesel smart module to
account for the increase in airflow.
The intercooler mounts higher so
it is less prone to damage, is easily
installed and has alloy mandrel bent
piping and silicone hoses and
For more information visit
www.hpdiesel.com.au or call
08 8299 0320.
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Alloy Race Components
Torque Clamp clutch
A real race clutch for street use.
The nine inch street and race Torque
Clamp clutch from Alloy Race Components is
a race clutch designed for street use.
It has the same requirements as top circuit
cars with up to 700lbs foot torque on the
Torque Clamp and 900lbs on the Torque
Clamp Max that you can use on your daily
The driver will have the distinctive rattle
of a race clutch when they hold their foot on
Hardened aluminium angular drive legs
provide concentricity and low MOI while the
positive power drive is located for extreme
strength, making the clutch and flywheel as
The Torque Clamp is CAD designed and
CNC machined for quality and precision with
the floater and pressure plate made from
drilled high carbon steel for superior heat
With the clutch made from billet hard
anodised aluminium and high carbon steel,
there is no pressed metal or casting.
There are no straps or springs, meaning
there are no points of failure and there is
nothing in this clutch that is not critical to its
With a Torque Clamp clutch a vehicle can
easily tow jet skis or boats and be driven up
Alloy Race Components recommends a
flywheel to suit in steel or aluminium and the
company has some kits available.
The interactive Torque Clamp website
features instruction videos as well as customer
cars racing from Australia and overseas.
Customers can access the new website on
their smart phones for step by step
instructions while they fit the products.
For more information visit
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