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Old 06-14-2007, 03:45 PM   #136
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I know a few guys tested before the Reedy in 19 turn with 5 cell and when using a higher RPM motor (KD, new Orion) the 5 cell was faster. But with the Reedy motor you simply can not get enough RPM out of them to make up the difference in lost voltage.

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Old 06-14-2007, 04:26 PM   #137
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I know a few guys tested before the Reedy in 19 turn with 5 cell and when using a higher RPM motor (KD, new Orion) the 5 cell was faster. But with the Reedy motor you simply can not get enough RPM out of them to make up the difference in lost voltage.

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That's what we found too when we tested at Tamiya. 5-cell was sure death
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Old 06-16-2007, 09:02 PM   #138
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wow grip was awsome today. those 36s are gonna be great. ran about 10 runs and barely any wear.
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Old 06-16-2007, 10:17 PM   #139
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Yep the grip will only get better as it gets closer to GO TIME!! It was great seeing ya today buddy, it's been awhile
My car is getting better....nothing a little track time can't cure
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Old 06-16-2007, 11:35 PM   #140
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haha yea it was good being back and seeing ya. most definitely gonna take some time to get back into it. i really like the surface at SIR not as abrasive as i though it was going to be.
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Old 06-18-2007, 01:25 AM   #141
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When's the sign up list going to update?
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Old 06-18-2007, 05:48 AM   #142
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wow grip was awsome today. those 36s are gonna be great. ran about 10 runs and barely any wear.
Were you using any kind of tire sauce?
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Old 06-18-2007, 08:38 AM   #143
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Were you using any kind of tire sauce?
Paragon ground effects.
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Old 06-18-2007, 05:39 PM   #144
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Paragon ground effects.
Yep, had a brand new set on yesterday. 4 - 5minute runs and still have the center rib showing and my car was in drift mode all day! LOL
Somebody correct me if I'm wrong but RP30's/36's is what Brett S. has been running since jump....AND he's been FASSST the whole damn time
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Old 06-18-2007, 11:31 PM   #145
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So whats the deal? Typically there is more talk about a national event from the major manufactures. I hope everyone will be showing up... I know there will be a good showing from Xray.

This track is really cool and unique. It's a little smaller than previous tracks, but it will be a true test to separate the men from the boys. The traction is great, and with the removal of the berms, the track has a lot more room for track layouts, and passing room .

I feel it's a greet venue for a national event, and I'm really looking forward to the race. I'm sending in my entry tomorrow

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Improvements going in every day. Lots of painting done. Scott, Jeff and Doug were working on the track today. SIR was great before but will be even greater as we close in on the event. Still lots to get done.
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Any word on when the entry list will be updated?
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So whats the deal? Typically there is more talk about a national event from the major manufactures. I hope everyone will be showing up... I know there will be a good showing from Xray.

This track is really cool and unique. It's a little smaller than previous tracks, but it will be a true test to separate the men from the boys. The traction is great, and with the removal of the berms, the track has a lot more room for track layouts, and passing room .

I feel it's a greet venue for a national event, and I'm really looking forward to the race. I'm sending in my entry tomorrow

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Thanks Korey
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Any word on when the entry list will be updated?
I got all my member stuff from ROAR in the mail, and that so I assume they have my entry too. They just need to update the web sight.
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as most of you know I have been racing for 20 years now...

and I cant say enough about how cool SIR is!!!the track is so fun to race on!!!

It is in a new building, has clean bathrooms, a great positive owner and staff, and the best chili-cheese nachos I have ever had!!!

FOR THE FACTORY TEAMS: you guys get the SIR pit area! it has a projected screen on the main wall showing what is going on on the track, and TV's on either side of the screen with speed-channel going most of the time...

the main pits for this race will be very nice! and way closer to the track then pitting in your room at a hotel race like snowbirds or cleveland...

just trust me everyone...if you miss this one you will regret it after you hear how awesome it was!!!!

its breaks my heart that I wont be able to race at Nats....I have to work that week but thats the way life goes...

and my offer still stands for any outa towners that need a place to stay for the Nats! I have room for 2! just shoot me a pm...

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