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Offline 55chevr

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Re: 200MPH or Bust
« Reply #15 on: December 24, 2008, 08:14:17 PM »
Years back when someone would remark that their car ran 12's I would ask, " What track did you turn that time at?" .... Invariably, they were never at a track it was always an "Estimated Elapsed Time" ... It was based on things like, I beat this guy that SAID he ran 13's so I must run 12's ... I guess that there is estimated land speed as well ... Joe

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Re: 200MPH or Bust
« Reply #16 on: December 24, 2008, 08:53:46 PM »
When we were running " Bonnyvill Elemetrary Skol"  we just could hardly belive:
1. The Speedo error
2. The Tach error
3. The rev limiter LIE
4. The unbeliveable difference between a stock engine that was originally shipped to NY---(it had CA emmisions) and the one we used 
    the second year from CO.
Miss LIBERTY,  changing TKI  to noise, dust and RUST!!!

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