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A twin-screw (Lysholm) supercharger.
"...This is the reason why they are still mostly popular among hot rod enthusiasts, who are still choosing Roots blowers (as they are also called) mostly because of their “powerful look”. Apart from being the oldest design, they are also the least efficient because of their increased weight and the fact that the pressurized air is not delivered in a continuous flow but in short bursts. The twin-screw supercharger is also called the Lysholm supercharger, after its inv..." Continue Reading →
Photo credits: Daimler AG
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