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Old 11-09-2013, 10:11 PM   #1
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Personal best 11/9

1kft track.
Post cam swap.
I will post a pic of the time slips in my cam swap thread.
Made three passes...all three were the same ET for 1kft...8.87. The 60' times were 1.60, 1.61, 1.57...so the joker was consistent. I was having some traction issues the top of second gear so there may be more in it. Slip reads like this:
1.57 60'
4.50 330'
6.92 1/8
102.95 1/8 mph
8.87 1000'
115.21 1000'mph
539 DA

Should be good for a 10.5-7 in the quarter. That full weight street car action. I can't say enough positive about Ryan and GPI. Thanks to him and you other guys that have given feedback.
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Old 11-09-2013, 10:46 PM   #2
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I like. Skinnies and some weight reduction....probably capable of a 40. Good passes and killer consistency.
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Old 11-09-2013, 11:05 PM   #3
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I'm gonna run the mt's till they croak then switch to a ccw classic track pack I think/dream. Weld if nothing else.
Btw, took off an endlink on one side out front, made the car easier to launch.
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Old 11-10-2013, 02:58 AM   #4
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Old 11-10-2013, 07:36 AM   #5
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Our track is 1kft like the post shows. I honestly haven't run a 1/4 with the car yet...but I fully expect it to be mid 10s as does ryan...converter is locked through fourth and it runs the snot out of the back end of the track. 3.70 gears. That was the same tune that dyno'd 628. VVT cam pulls hard whole track.
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Old 11-10-2013, 09:27 AM   #6
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Old 11-10-2013, 10:34 AM   #7
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Congrats, nice run
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Old 11-10-2013, 11:03 AM   #8
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Congrats man!! Hope to see some videos here pretty soon!
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Old 11-10-2013, 11:39 AM   #9
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Very nice John! Slicks and Skinnies...all I'm gonna say.
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Old 11-10-2013, 12:39 PM   #10
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Nice ET and 60!! Congrats bro
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Old 11-10-2013, 01:58 PM   #11
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Very nice!
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Gettin it done man! Way to go!
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That's moving on down the road right there!!!
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Congrat! Must be awesome running that fast! What boost are you running your Vortech at?
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That was 10.2Psi. I hope to best those times Wednesday at a track rental.
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Old 11-20-2013, 09:07 AM   #18
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wish us luck! leaving soon for a track rental.
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wish us luck! leaving soon for a track rental.
Good luck!! Man wished I lived near y'all. I'd get in on this!
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I'll post a pic of the slip tomorrow from my work computer...cut a 1.49 60' I plan to submit tomorrow too! (btw, now at 9.8psi peak)
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1.56 60'
4.450 330'
6.818 1/8
105.34 1/8 mph
8.71 1000'
119.46 1000'mph

the way this car back halfs...yeah...solid mid 10s in the quarter.
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You would have to ask rhino79...he was logging and tuning.
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I'll post a pic of the slip tomorrow from my work computer...cut a 1.49 60' I plan to submit tomorrow too!
11/20/13

1.56 60'
4.450 330'
6.818 1/8
105.34 1/8 mph
8.71 1000'
119.46 1000'mph

the way this car back halfs...yeah...solid mid 10s in the quarter.
Very nice numbers... Congrats bro
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This will put me in the top20 1/8th mi fast last too! Rawk on.
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This will put me in the top20 1/8th mi fast last too! Rawk on.
At the rate yall are going GPI will be on the top of most of the fast lists by the time spring gets here!!!!
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