Sneak Peak...NC Brace that fits with Superchargers, AC, etc

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Sneak Peak...NC Brace that fits with Superchargers, AC, etc

Postby Brian » Fri Jun 01, 2012 2:24 pm

My issue with the MazdaSpeed Brace is the odd way they let the tower design interfere with adjustable shocks on the driver's side. So, we have been working on nice light aluminum one piece unit that clears the supercharger kit easily....and clears all adjustable shock tops, has no issue with the AC lines, etc. I don't have price yet but expect cost well under the cost of the MS unit...and hope to have on shelf in by middle of summer.

This is a sneak peak and I had to obscure the brand name because they don't want that part public yet.
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Re: Sneak Peak...NC Brace that fits with Superchargers, AC,

Postby roadster_nh » Fri Jun 01, 2012 7:44 pm

Very nice. I just installed my MS unit and happened to notice the interference with the driver-side shock adjustment. I'll bet the one-piece design will be more rigid as well. Sigh.
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Re: Sneak Peak...NC Brace that fits with Superchargers, AC,

Postby skeeler » Mon Jun 04, 2012 1:35 pm

Nice.
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Re: Sneak Peak...NC Brace that fits with Superchargers, AC,

Postby vetracr » Fri Jun 22, 2012 10:58 am

Brian,

Any word on when brace will be available?
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Re: Sneak Peak...NC Brace that fits with Superchargers, AC,

Postby Brian » Fri Jun 22, 2012 11:07 am

It will be a while, fitment cleared for production but figure at least a month or two wait.
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Re: Sneak Peak...NC Brace that fits with Superchargers, AC,

Postby 91 IMPULSE RS » Thu Aug 16, 2012 8:06 pm

Soooooo... Hows that supercharger friendly shocktower brace coming along? :wink:
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Re: Sneak Peak...NC Brace that fits with Superchargers, AC,

Postby Brian » Thu Aug 16, 2012 8:59 pm

Sorry, still months out...
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Re: Sneak Peak...NC Brace that fits with Superchargers, AC,

Postby monty11ez » Sat Aug 18, 2012 10:21 am

Are you going to implement a cross brace that goes between the shock towers?
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Re: Sneak Peak...NC Brace that fits with Superchargers, AC,

Postby Brian » Sat Aug 18, 2012 10:37 pm

I don't expect they are going to change the design.
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Re: Sneak Peak...NC Brace that fits with Superchargers, AC,

Postby KevinH028 » Thu Nov 29, 2012 11:16 am

Now this is something I'm going to need. :)

Got the Tokico hts's installed and starting on the supercharger install.

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have you gotten a release time for this brace yet?
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