Proform vs Quickfuel

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  1. moparstud440

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    I'm looking at getting a new 850 carb and have been looking at the Proform and Quickfuel carbs. I hear that these 2 carbs use some of the same components. My question is what is the different between the Proform Race carb, Quick Fuel Q series and the Quick Fuel Race series?
     
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    The ProForm is a bit cheaper and just as good or better.
     
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      I run a proform 950 on mine. Works very well.
       
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      Been using a Quickfuel 850 on 2 different engines for 6 seasons BEST carb I ever bought not one single issue with it:thumbsup::thumbsup:
       
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        About the only differences I can see between my Proform 750 and the equivalent Quickfuel carb is the price,and the sticker on the top.
        I do wish I had gone for the 850cfm though.
        I picked up the Proform brand new for $335, but prices seem to have gone up since last year.
         
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          Yeah, the $335 sound pretty low. A buddy bought a PF 750 about a year ago and I think he paid $550 so you got a smoking deal.
           
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          I bought from JEGS and had them price match a 20% Advance code. What can I say? I'm a cheap bastard.
           
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            famous bob mopar misfit

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            A guys gotta do what he can when building one of these overpriced parts sucking cars. Personally I`d go w/ a quickfuel myself tho.
             
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            I bought a QF Q-750 several years ago, it was built using Proform parts. I've never had a Proform but will say my QF was pig rich everywhere. Get in touch with Dom (Thumperdart) on Moparts.com, he can build you a carb that will work very well out of the box.
             
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            Hmmm..mine has performed flawlessly right out of the box,only have to change jets for weather conditions..
             
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              I've had mine on an ARF and it's correct from idle right on up through. Seems if it's super rich it may be a tuning issue.