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Author Topic:   More gear problems
Dirt Roller

Total posts: 6
posted September 07, 2001 07:12 AM
I Need help once again..My sponsor has decided that I need to run at a different track.My question is,what is a good gear ratio for a 1/2 mile high banked clay track? I have a powerglide tranny,1:82 1st gear,and 1:1 2nd gear.My tires I guess will be a street tire,like a225/70 R15.Any help will be greatly appriciated.

Dirt Roller

Total posts: 9
posted September 07, 2001 08:55 PM
I run on a 1/2 mile track and run a final drive ratio of 6.10. So if you run 3.23 or 3.42 that should put you in the ball park.

Dirt Maniac

Total posts: 165
posted September 08, 2001 09:09 AM UIN: 54865418
i agree 23 with that tall of tire a 6.10 is about right we run 205 series and 9 in with 6.0 or with the gm ten bolt rear ends run any where from 3.08 -3.23 with the same tires

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