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Mishimoto 2013+ Subaru BRZ / Scion FR-S Direct-Fit Baffled Oil Catch Can System, Part 2: Prototype 1

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Mishimoto Subaru BRZ / Scion FR-S Baffled Oil Catch Can

Welcome back to the build of our BRZ/FR-S catch can system! After laying out the guidelines from the last post, we were ready to get some hands on the vehicle and start piecing together some can brackets. Before jumping into product design, we will quickly cover the unique injection system featured on the BRZ/FR-S FA20 engine. FA20 Fuel Injection As many of you are aware, the FA20 is not what you could consider a traditional … Continue Reading ››

Mishimoto 2013+ Subaru BRZ / Scion FR-S Direct-Fit Baffled Oil Catch Can System, Part 1: Product Introduction

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Mishimoto Subaru BRZ / Scion FR-S Baffled Oil Catch Can

Why a Catch Can? Catch cans are used only for turbocharged vehicles, right? This is a question we hear all the time. Yes, a turbocharged vehicle is more likely to produce greater blow-by, resulting in a more prominent collection of debris in the intake manifold and tract. That being said, any engine is certainly susceptible to oil and fuel collection due to the use of PCV and CCV systems, which improve engine efficiency and … Continue Reading ››

Mishimoto Compact Baffled Oil Catch Can, Part 4: A look at our new catch can!

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Mishimoto Compact Baffled Oil Catch Can

Mishimoto Compact Baffled Catch Can fully assembled The project is complete! We are very pleased with the outcome, and we expect a ton of positive feedback on this product. In fact, three or four of our employees have already reserved units for their personal vehicles. Speaking of … I should pick up one for my NB Miata! The production quality catch can is now prepared for your viewing pleasure. Check it out below, starting … Continue Reading ››

Mishimoto Compact Baffled Oil Catch Can, Part 3: Final Prototyping

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Mishimoto Compact Baffled Oil Catch Can

Mishimoto catch can final prototype, assembled The CNC-machined components keep rolling in! Our last prototype has been constructed and is now ready for our final evaluation before beginning mass production of these units. This prototype is a raw aluminum version; our final version will feature a black anodized finish. The first completed component is the base/can portion of the product. This is a CNC-machined piece with internal threading on the upper portion, a port … Continue Reading ››

Mishimoto Compact Baffled Oil Catch Can, Part 2: Prototype Development and Testing

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Mishimoto Compact Baffled Oil Catch Can

Catch can filter evaluation Time to fabricate/prototype our awesome catch can design! We would be using our in-house fabrication equipment and our 3D printer to develop a plastic and metal prototype. Prototype Fabrication We began by fabricating the base of the can from aluminum. Dan set to work cutting, welding, and polishing the base you see below. Fabricated base for new oil catch can Continue Reading ››