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Old 12-11-2008, 09:56 AM   #1
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Drag stripping the X at nightwars tomorrow night.

First run out for the X.
Hope to post some 'goodish' times. Anyone here in NZ going?

Entry details:http://dragwars.co.nz/raceform.htm
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Old 12-11-2008, 12:04 PM   #2
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Good Luck! Make Everybody Proud!
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Old 12-11-2008, 10:04 PM   #3
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Good luck mate.. Don't blow it up! You will have to go back to work then
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Old 12-11-2008, 10:43 PM   #4
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^ heck yes. :S ... am starting to enjoy not working over the last 5 weeks.
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Old 12-11-2008, 11:33 PM   #5
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why no worky? just decided to stop or are you on vacation? Lucky bastard either way lol
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Old 12-11-2008, 11:53 PM   #6
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Brave man, good luck. Hopefully the nice cool southerly off the coast moves in for ya.
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Old 12-12-2008, 01:58 AM   #7
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Brave man, good luck. Hopefully the nice cool southerly off the coast moves in for ya.
thanks. yep Im hoping for a cool evening. not hanging around there for too long just a couple of runs to get a feel of how the cars running.

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why no worky? just decided to stop or are you on vacation? Lucky bastard either way lol
Vacation. 2 months off because industries slow anyway.
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Old 12-12-2008, 02:09 AM   #8
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Stock clutch? Hope not...it sucks! lol
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Old 12-12-2008, 04:22 AM   #9
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only till next week, next friday night he can try out his new one..lol
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Old 12-12-2008, 07:34 PM   #10
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so... heaps of things learnt last night. :S

Had for 4 crap runs.. it was a very busy night with about 130+ cars running.
I missed 3rd gear for 2 of those runs.. and the others bogged down on the line..
Best run of the night was a 12.90 (the missed gear runs were around the 13.6/7 time). Disappointing. I need more practice with launch control.. and certainly shouldn't race with a full tank of gas.. arrghhh!!!

I think I would have been good for atleast a 12.4/5 run if I had hit that 3rd gear.. more practise needed for sure. (Just need to convince the wife now).

The "need" for more power after all that practice is there also .

Stock clutch held up ok, but felt incredibily soft when really put to the test.

So lessons learnt. keen to go again.

On the bright side, nothing went bang, no CELs thrown, and an 'ok' first outing with a new car and an inexperienced dragger. Till next time.
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