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OEM A/C Compressor Avanti

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  • OEM A/C Compressor Avanti

    Anyone know how much hp the compressor draws from the R-1 engine?

    And should I replace with modern variety, like sanden?

  • #2
    Some of the Sanden type compressors will draw as little as 5HP when engaged. Some of the old piston style over 15 - 20HP.

    Jim

    ____1966 Avanti II RQA 0088_______________1963 Avanti R2 63R3152____________Rabid Snail Racing
    Jim
    Often in error, never in doubt
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    ____1966 Avanti II RQA 0088_______________1963 Avanti R2 63R3152____________http://rabidsnailracing.blogspot.com/

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    • #3
      What specific model of Sanden should I order?


      quote:Originally posted by jlmccuan

      Some of the Sanden type compressors will draw as little as 5HP when engaged. Some of the old piston style over 15 - 20HP.

      Jim

      ____1966 Avanti II RQA 0088_______________1963 Avanti R2 63R3152____________Rabid Snail Racing

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