Re: fuel pump question

From: <>
Date: Wed, 6 Feb 2002 19:22:16 EST

In a message dated 2/6/2002 1:11:45 PM Mountain Standard Time, writes:

<< I have noticed that Summit has a
 billit electrical pump that flows 140 gph, I can't recall the pressure
 rating. Anyway, I have noticed that most of these pumps are described as
 CARB ONLY. It is my understanding then that they would not be adequate for
 EFI, say in a modified 5.0. Is this correct? >>

You need a high pressure pum (~40-60 psi) to accomodate a 5.0. so the GPM
rating is high "flow", but low "pressure" (~14-20 psi). That is whay they are
for carbs only.

Received on Wed Feb 06 2002 - 17:25:50 MST

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