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Old 02-16-13, 12:37AM   #226
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Installed looking good much cleaner.
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Old 02-17-13, 12:31AM   #227
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Installed looking good much cleaner.
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Old 02-17-13, 01:10AM   #228
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Yes very nice! How much weight to the take off over the stock set up.
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nice!!!
I took your advice Jeff ..lol..
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Yes very nice! How much weight to the take off over the stock set up.
36lbs
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Old 02-17-13, 03:00AM   #231
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Wow that allot. Didnt expect it to be that much.
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Wow that allot. Didnt expect it to be that much.
Uppers -5lbs Lower 6lbs
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Old 02-17-13, 08:33PM   #233
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Nice! At one time I was looking into making the same change, but ran out of money. But always wondered how much of a weight saving. You wouldnt be interested in floating me a loan LOL
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Nice! At one time I was looking into making the same change, but ran out of money. But always wondered how much of a weight saving. You wouldnt be interested in floating me a loan LOL
Sure but the interest is high ..lol..
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Old 02-17-13, 11:38PM   #235
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Are you saying I can get a better loan deal through the Mafia. LOL
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Looking good. Those still the stock spindles?
Yes but I clean them up removed anything I did not need.
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Old 02-20-13, 07:58PM   #237
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Ya i did the same thing, was able to remove 1lb or 2lb. I wanted to get some billet ones but could only find them with an inch or more of drop.
A one inch drop spindle would not be bad.I could only find two inch drop. Which is to much of a drop for me.
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Old 06-14-13, 11:41PM   #238
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Just a update heading out again to the track.

Best et first time this year 9.63 @140 mph n/a


Best nitrous 75 hp shot 9.30 @ 145 mph

Best 60ft on bad slicks 1.30 60ft

Weight 3260 lbs Timing was 30 degree plugs ngk #8

Biggest problem I had was my slicks are done.
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Changed plugs #9 ngk bumped timing to 34 degrees

Waiting on new slicks

New nitrous jets & parts from Induction solutions on there way.

Look out 8's here I come.

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Old 06-16-14, 02:43AM   #239
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Updates .

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Old 11-08-17, 01:49AM   #240
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Well thing have sure changed since my last post in June of 2014 ..
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