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Old 08-27-2013, 09:57 PM   #1
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I'm off to Edmonton Pro Mod Racing. There will be no Fast List updates till mid next week.
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Old 08-27-2013, 10:36 PM   #2
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Pro Mod Racing!! I'm going X275 Drag Radial Racing this weekend. 10,000 to win 5,000 runner up!
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Old 08-27-2013, 10:56 PM   #4
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I'll unstick this after he is back....I'll leave it open in case he wants to post pics and videos...
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Old 08-27-2013, 10:58 PM   #6
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Pro Mod Racing!! I'm going X275 Drag Radial Racing this weekend. 10,000 to win 5,000 runner up!
Good luck! 15k to win, we won last weekend and Edmoton's Castrol Raceway Pro Mod record is only 6.03. We ran 5.95, 6.01 and 6.05 last weekend, were ready. Both cars got fresh bearings, fresh clutch, oil and are loaded in the hauler along with a spare bullet just in case for a Thursday departure.

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Old 08-27-2013, 11:12 PM   #7
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I'll unstick this after he is back....I'll leave it open in case he wants to post pics and videos...
Still yet to post video to Youtube from last weekend. But it's all transferred to iMovies, just not enough hours in the day. For those who are curious my Youtube channel is "Mercuryman96".

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Old 08-27-2013, 11:43 PM   #8
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Still yet to post video to Youtube from last weekend. But it's all transferred to iMovies, just not enough hours in the day. For those who are curious my Youtube channel is "Mercuryman96".

No problem brother... We know you are busy as a cut worm.... Concentrate on the important stuff right now...
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Old 08-27-2013, 11:48 PM   #9
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THX Bud! Just finished packing and enjoying some fine Green Stone Brewing product. Off to bed soon, one little shift to work tomorrow and then were off to Edmonton.


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1st time in the 5's last weekend.


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1st time in the 5's last weekend.


Nice!! Good Luck!!
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Old 08-28-2013, 02:52 PM   #13
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Terry you going to the YB race?
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I'm going to North Star Dragway in Denton, Tx. EX275 Event #3!
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Trailer brake issue but the circus is finally rolling towards Edmonton. Any luck and we will be there in 12 hours. Nap time running on
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Just passing through Jasper National Park.

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We have arrived at Edmonton's Castrol Raceway.

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We're set to go for 1st round of qualifying. Ran a nice easy 6.30 yesterday right down Broadway. Turning the Beeeeeatch up this morning.

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We have fuel system gremlins. We managed to qualify in the#4 spot, 16 car field.

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Old 09-01-2013, 01:29 PM   #22
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Lil baztards... Hope you guys figure it out... Keep the water away from them...
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Think we got it! We qualified # 4 with top speed of event 237 mph and the Willies is #14 and were both off to round #2. We have lane choice

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We will march on to the final four, but we get a good friend and tuff customer next round.
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