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07-05-19, 09:04 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,885
Posted By SpeedFreaksUSA

Cryo rotors are snake oil, IMO. It's possible...

Cryo rotors are snake oil, IMO. It's possible they might last a bit longer purely for street use but they have repeatedly shown no benefit in terms of added life for track use. Either way cryogenic...
07-05-19, 08:52 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,021
Posted By SpeedFreaksUSA

I've driven a properly set up Cusco and have...

I've driven a properly set up Cusco and have nothing but very positive things to say about the objective performance. If you're tracking your car heavily and are looking for the most bang for your...
04-25-19, 01:20 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,428
Posted By SpeedFreaksUSA

The HC+800 work well for most guys wanting to do...

The HC+800 work well for most guys wanting to do a hand full of track events per year or who are just getting into it but at the end of the day they are still a street compound and don't hold up to...
04-22-19, 08:58 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,745
Posted By SpeedFreaksUSA

Project Mu NS 400 were the go-to pads for quite a...

Project Mu NS 400 were the go-to pads for quite a while but unfortunately they were discontinued and replaced with the Type NS which is a slightly different formulation than the NS400. The Type NS...
02-04-19, 11:26 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,328
Posted By SpeedFreaksUSA

We've got plenty of options for brake upgrades on...

We've got plenty of options for brake upgrades on these cars to fit a wide variety of needs. We are big proponents of Endless MX72 for drivers looking to cut brake dust down from stock but...
11-14-18, 03:47 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 6,146
Posted By SpeedFreaksUSA

Apologies for being away for quite a while but...

Apologies for being away for quite a while but we've got some things in the works. Currently in communication with Stoptech/Centric to bring back slotted and/or blank 125 series (high-carbon) rotors...
06-14-18, 04:39 PM
Replies: 521
Views: 167,910
Posted By SpeedFreaksUSA

Barring the very first stop the DS2500 will offer...

Barring the very first stop the DS2500 will offer higher initial bite and higher average friction levels compared to Type NS. Basically once you get any heat into them they start punching well above...
03-19-18, 11:48 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,616
Posted By SpeedFreaksUSA

If you're not planning on tracking the car then...

If you're not planning on tracking the car then the Project Mu Type NS are likely the best way to go. We still have a couple sets left from our first big batch on an introductory special:

Speed...
12-28-17, 10:46 AM
Replies: 216
Views: 61,629
Posted By SpeedFreaksUSA

I'm a bit late to the party but Lou (flowrider)...

I'm a bit late to the party but Lou (flowrider) had pointed this thread out recently and I went thought to read all of the posts and respond to help shed some more light on the issue some owners are...
12-20-17, 01:54 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 608
Posted By SpeedFreaksUSA

It's a bit of a mixed bag with them. I did one of...

It's a bit of a mixed bag with them. I did one of their days at Chuckwalla when I was in SoCal visiting my sister earlier this year and a lot of my buddies down there had warned me to stay away. But...
11-15-17, 08:01 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,719
Posted By SpeedFreaksUSA

Project Mu NS400 Discontinued

I wanted to make a quick post to clear some things up since it seems that most people are not aware of the changes Project Mu has decided to make in their pad offerings. Without any warning...
10-26-17, 02:22 PM
Replies: 521
Views: 167,910
Posted By SpeedFreaksUSA

Sorry for the late reply, fellas. I took a bit of...

Sorry for the late reply, fellas. I took a bit of long weekend for F1 and stayed in Austin a few extra days to check out the area (it's a great place especially if you're into tacos and BBQ :D)...
09-26-17, 10:48 AM
Replies: 124
Views: 26,352
Posted By SpeedFreaksUSA

Thanks for chiming in, Mike! Regarding...

Thanks for chiming in, Mike!

Regarding staggering the pad compounds I know a lot of people do this with track compounds but it is not always necessary or necessarily the best way to go. There are...
09-11-17, 02:26 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,464
Posted By SpeedFreaksUSA

Not exactly in the same price range as some of...

Not exactly in the same price range as some of the other pads mentioned here but we'll be getting a new shipment of Project Mu Type NS pads for the IS-F in the next month or so- similar performance...
05-11-17, 05:41 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,236
Posted By SpeedFreaksUSA

The spring on top was my first concern- if that...

The spring on top was my first concern- if that is a little bent and making little to no contact with the top of the pads then it can't do it's job. I'm not 100% convinced that's what is going on...
04-18-17, 10:36 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,778
Posted By SpeedFreaksUSA

I'm glad OEM is working well enough for you but...

I'm glad OEM is working well enough for you but that doesn't necessarily mean everyone will be as happy with them and/or that there aren't better options out there. I dare you to try a set of HC+800...
04-17-17, 01:38 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,463
Posted By SpeedFreaksUSA

Given the options you listed I'm guessing this is...

Given the options you listed I'm guessing this is Naz, right? If so I'll echo what we discussed on the phone to potentially help out anyone reading this thread who is in the same boat. Your case...
04-06-17, 11:48 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 454
Posted By SpeedFreaksUSA

I think the closest and best track to you is...

I think the closest and best track to you is going to be Chuckwalla in Desert Center. It's very wide open with nothing to hit besides the flag stands and the k-wall on the front straight. There is...
01-13-17, 09:18 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,339
Posted By SpeedFreaksUSA

What pads were in the car before? If you're...

What pads were in the car before? If you're getting juddering when applying the brakes you likely have small pad deposits on the rotor face and the problem will persist with new pads unless they are...
11-23-16, 09:31 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,076
Posted By SpeedFreaksUSA

Thumbs up Glad you're loving the combo, Mike! We are down...

Glad you're loving the combo, Mike! We are down to our last two sets of HC+800 but have another batch being made as we speak so there will be plenty more for the 2017 track season :thumbup:

Also...
09-29-15, 09:06 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 12,576
Posted By SpeedFreaksUSA

They are indeed expensive (especially in these...

They are indeed expensive (especially in these pad shapes) but they are one of the only compounds available that lets you have your cake and eat it too, i.e, race pad-like characteristics with street...
02-23-15, 08:58 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,010
Posted By SpeedFreaksUSA

We have plenty of Project Mu NS400, Front and...

We have plenty of Project Mu NS400, Front and Rear for IS-F, in stock and ready to ship. :woot:
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