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Jacob53
Dirt Roller

Total posts: 23
posted March 26, 2005 08:05 PM  
what do you feel a safe yet fast and handling good pressure would be for a dry track, no beadlocks, and track size is slightly banked .522 mile clay oval.

Anything to help would be great. thanks

bigdozer
Dirt Full Roller

Total posts: 54
posted March 26, 2005 08:36 PM  
quote:
Originally posted by Jacob53:
what do you feel a safe yet fast and handling good pressure would be for a dry track, no beadlocks, and track size is slightly banked .522 mile clay oval.

Anything to help would be great. thanks



bigdozer
Dirt Full Roller

Total posts: 54
posted March 26, 2005 08:44 PM  
quote:
Originally posted by Jacob53:
what do you feel a safe yet fast and handling good pressure would be for a dry track, no beadlocks, and track size is slightly banked .522 mile clay oval.

Anything to help would be great. thanks


keep mine at 28psi radials seem to work at rated psi rates best tried alot of opions but never had a good change in handling, have ran as low as 18 seemed alot more sluggish,

racer17j
Dirt Forum Champ
Total posts: 5390
posted March 27, 2005 07:58 AM  
Yes tubes, Bart Wheels, i dont know the weight of my car, and the track conditions was posted in first post. track size is slightly banked .522 mile clay oval.

ncichos7
Dirt Full Roller

Total posts: 53
posted March 28, 2005 04:36 PM  
Help me out also;

tires: 255/60 Cooper Cobras
235/70 Delta GT's Dunlop GT's
tubes: yes
brand wheels: 15" white steel
weight of the car: 3600+ Mid 70's Monte
track type: 1/4 high banked. tacky in the heats dry slick by the consi/features

sandhillbandit
Dirt Full Roller

Total posts: 43
posted March 28, 2005 08:56 PM  
we run a nova 255/70/r15's on a semi banked half mile clay oval [swainsboro raceway]the ressure we run are
lf 17
lr 21
rr 25
fr 27

hope this helps

DIRTDOG311
Dirt Full Roller

Total posts: 36
posted March 31, 2005 06:06 PM  
I run a 79 monte on a 3/8 meiudm banked oval and my tire pressures are:
rf 28
rr 26
lr 23
lf 18

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