Why do you feel the need to take off in second gear? Keep it up and I'll bet you'll be doing a write-up on how to change a clutch before too long.
Thanks for the write-up and pictures.
12 LS M6, IPF S/C, ASA GT-5 wheels, VMax PTB
1995 Mitsubishi Montero SR
1987 Dodge Raider Turbo Project
1986 Mitsubishi Montero 2.4l FI Transplant