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Co2 Boost control hardware

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Hi Guys,

Have been doing some testing with compressed air to control boost on the engine dyno and very happy with the results.

Just wondering what people are using as far as hardware to convert this over to using Co2 in the car? Seen a few regulators on the internet but not sure if they really look to be 'motorsport quality'? Was thinking of using perhaps paintball Co2 tanks as these are easy to fill and a seemingly suitable size?

Any thoughts anyone?

It's been a while since I set up CO2 boost control but I sourced my components from Jerry Bickel in the US. The have bottles and regulators although neither are anything specific to motorsport. You could likely source a suitable regulator from any industrial gas supplier. Here's a couple of links though -