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Dirt Roller

Total posts: 18
posted July 13, 2001 10:03 PM
I run a 1/4 and 3/8 mile track. Both tracks are high banked and are dry slick by feature time. Was wondering what ratio you guys run on these type tracks. I running a dirt works 6 2 bar car with a bert tranny and a 406 with steel 461 heads on alky. right now im running a 5.43 on the 3/8 and a 5.83 on the 1/4 any help would be appreciated.

Dirt Maniac

Total posts: 168
posted July 13, 2001 10:25 PM
That sounds good to, thats what I run.

Dirt Full Roller

Total posts: 28
posted July 15, 2001 12:05 AM UIN: 104185055
How many RPM's are you spinning? (Without buzzing the tires, of course.)

Dirt Full Roller

Total posts: 48
posted July 15, 2001 06:10 AM
I would think you're geard to low for dry slick. Try a 5.00 and see if it drives better cuz you're not ringning the tires.

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