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Old 09-07-2011, 08:44 PM   #1
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Default Quick Gearing Question

The higher your FDR the higher your top speed but slower your acceleration.

If you just want a gear ratio that is decent off the line but just parking lot bashing I guess you want a higher FDR right?

Won't this keep temps cooler than running a lower FDR?
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Old 09-07-2011, 09:03 PM   #2
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Yes the higher the fdr the cooler your motor will be
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numerically higher (low gearing)
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