Noise Vibration and Harshness Testing

Noise, vibration, and harshness (NVH), also known as noise and vibration (N&V), is the study and modification of the noise and vibration characteristics of vehicles, particularly cars and trucks. While noise and vibration can be readily measured, harshness is a subjective quality, and is measured either via “jury” evaluations, or with analytical tools that provide […]

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30′ Skater Running Sterling Engines

Many would agree, there is nothing better than being out on the open water on a beautiful day! Check out the video of the sleek 30′ Skater Pleasure Boat running nothing but the best, Sterling Engines. Click here to learn more and view photos of our Pleasure Boat Engines.

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Magnetic Particle Inspection

Magnetic particle inspection (MPI) is a non-destructive testing (NDT) process for detecting surface and slightly subsurface discontinuities in ferroelectric materials such as iron, nickel, cobalt, and some of their alloys. MPI’s are often performed on pipelines to check for stress corrosion cracking using what is known as the “black and white” method. An externally applied […]

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Gearing Up For Michigan City!

Are you ready to hear those thundering engines hit the water again this weekend? Make sure to watch out for the Lucas Oil boat, powered by Sterling Performance Engines, as it will be competing in the Great Lakes Grand Prix in Michigan City on Sunday. Countless fans will be traveling to take part in the […]

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Summer Heat Can Destory A Vehicle Battery

This summer’s extreme temperatures can destroy a vehicle’s battery. The Car Care Council advises vehicle owners to have their cars’ batteries tested periodically and replaced, if necessary, to avoid being stranded. Excessive heat and overcharging shortens the life of a battery. Heat causes battery fluid to evaporate, which then damages the internal structure of the […]

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Lucas Oil Reaches nearly 90 MPH in Miami!

Once again, Sterling Performance was well–represented at the race this weekend! The Lucas Oil boat, powered by Sterling Performance Engines, hit speeds as high as 89.9 mph in the choppy waters at Miami this weekend, scooping up another win in the Super Vee Extreme class! With a season like this, we can’t wait to see […]

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Sarasota 2012 Stats – Lucas Oil – Powered by Sterling Performance Engines

Powered by Sterling Performance Engines, the Lucas Oil SilverHook rocked it at the Suncoast Super Boat Grand Prix in Sarasota! Below are the stats, as released by Super Boat International, from the race. Below are the lap–by–lap stats from the race, provided by Super Boat International. Make sure to watch for the Lucas Oil boat again this […]

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