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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 11-28-2006, 03:24 PM Thread Starter
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My truck has run a 1/8th mile best of 9.02 @ 74MPH with a 1.80 60'.....All the calculators I have looked at say that my MPH should be around 77MPH...Does this mean that I am under geared?
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you would only be under geared if you were raping out and no why that is happening, i would say your fine, i run the 1/8th in 8.29 seconds at 84.2mph and that is with a 1.898 60 time
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I would also say your fine, remember those calculators are just estimates, they dot take into accout, weather, driver error,vehicle error....
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