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maiden voyage on the 408

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    maiden voyage on the 408

    motor: third pass
    60 - 1.791
    330 - 4.964
    1/8 - 7.611
    mph - 92.38
    1000 - 9.908
    1/4 - 11.841
    mph - 117.02

    nitrous = 180 second pass
    60 - 1.830
    330- 4.810
    1/8 - 7.313
    mph - 98.85
    1000 - 9.427
    1/4 - 11.189
    mph - 128.24

    rolling into the throttle to get those 60 ft times. nitrous on 3500 and off 6400 with shifting at 6500. have videos up later tonight.

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    youre a sick man mrr23...and i think we all like the results!

    must have vids....

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    once i get my 60ft down and turn the nitrous on sooner, i'll be tossed off the track

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    no cages for ya?

    those bastards and their regulations.

    what nitrous kit do you use? direct port for sure right?

    im so out of the loop

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    shut off early. thought i heard detonation
    http://www.centralfloridastreetcars....7/408runna.wmv

    11.94 @ 117
    http://www.centralfloridastreetcars..../408runna1.wmv

    11.84 @ 117
    http://www.centralfloridastreetcars..../408runna2.wmv

    window 3500/6000 shift 6500 way too early shut off. thought it was fuel pressure problem and shut down early.
    http://www.centralfloridastreetcars....408nitrous.wmv

    foot brake 1300, rolling into throttle, window 3500/6400, shift 6500
    http://www.centralfloridastreetcars....08nitrous1.wmv

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    Quote Originally Posted by secondgearscratch View Post
    no cages for ya?

    those bastards and their regulations.

    what nitrous kit do you use? direct port for sure right?

    im so out of the loop
    nope, i don't want a cage in my car.

    yes, it's my NX direct port system.


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    Looks like fun!!!!



    You happy with those ET's for the first time out?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Mr. Luos View Post
    Looks like fun!!!!



    You happy with those ET's for the first time out?
    motor, yes. nitrous, not so much. but that's more of an activation point error to adjust. with one more run, i might have tipped the 10s. i had a rocker adjusting nut come loose, during the runs.

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    Big time 10 second mph on the spray once you get the launch figured out...Nice job for a maiden voyage...

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