Originally Posted by corvettecrazy
a blower is one like pictured, where it has the big intake on the top with the throttle plates in it.
and a supercharger is one that stays under the hood.
I know they are technically the same, but that is the way I think about it when I talk about them.
If it orange, I call it a cat. If it'* white, I call it a kitty...
The original question was, "What'* the difference?". Not "What do you call it and why?"
Sorry, but the conversation was taking an unneccessarily confusing turn.