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Old 05-13-2002, 05:02 PM   #1
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Default Paging 6.90 or faster NA folks (1/8th)

What converter / gear/ tire combo do you have?

I've got a Yank TP3600E and it's too tight I think.

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6.25 here.

Yank 250mm TP4600E
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I sure need more stall.
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Default Re: Paging 6.90 or faster NA folks (1/8th)

John, you know my combo...

4.33 gears
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Was good for mid 6.8's with the old motor.
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How'd you end up with that stall? Was thinking N2O or something?
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We thought it was stalling too high and sent it back to Yank to get it tightened up. Turns out it was another issue.

Perhaps a TP4400E will get my the 6.8's I so do crave. (Nicolas Cage's character in Raising Arizona)
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Default Re: Paging 6.90 or faster NA folks (1/8th)

I don't qualify at 6.91, but I run the TP4400, 4.10, Hoosier 26" DOT/Full slick, both worked well.

I would like to try the TP4600, but I'll add a little more power first. <img border="0" title="" alt="[Wink]" src="gr_images/icons/wink.gif" />

I think you definately need more stall.
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spray the car and watch what happens with that converter <img border="0" alt="[devil]" title="" src="graemlins/gr_devil.gif" />
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28x10 Hoosiers will be on the car next time, and hopefully it will run a 10.xx, I have also done some other minor things.

I'm thinking TP4400E and is just a restall away. But Jimmy da K I am in fact thinking of wacking the car with a 100 shot before I pull the converter out. If it blows up it would give me an excuse to flow the heads.
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Why don't you just get one of those Yank Extreme converters John?

Then you can still spray the car, but have a solid 4000flash on motor.... <img border="0" title="" alt="[Smile]" src="gr_stretch.gif" />
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Default Re: Paging 6.90 or faster NA folks (1/8th)

PSJ,
I think the TP4400 with 3.73's and 26x10 inch slick would work great in your combo. I wouldnt go any higher than that.
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BTW, his character was "H-I."

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I'm trying to join the 6.9 1/8th club. I run a TP4400, 4.10s, 26" tires. 3370# raceweight at the time.
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</font><blockquote><font size="1" face="Verdana, Helvetica, sans-serif">quote:</font><hr /><font size="2" face="Verdana, Helvetica, sans-serif">Originally posted by Chris ARE 360:
<strong>PSJ,I think the TP4400 with 3.73's and 26x10 inch slick would work great in your combo. I wouldnt go any higher than that. Cheers, Christ</strong></font><hr /></blockquote><font size="2" face="Verdana, Helvetica, sans-serif">Pippers, Well 28x10 Hoosier slick + 4.10 is pretty much the same with more torqualocity out of the hole. I do have a set of 3.70's lying around but would only drop down if I was gonna wack the car with a 250+ shot of NOOOS.

Bos, I already have an Extreme 'verter (TP3600E) that is perfect for DA GUN. That's what the E stands for my son.

That settles it, I will pull the 'verter out after I hit the track on more time.

We think the UT would be too much for my motor right?
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ahh I thought you had 3.73s for some reason sorry bout that <img border="0" title="" alt="[Smile]" src="gr_stretch.gif" />
Yes a 4.10 with a 28 inch Hoosier would be the **** with a TP4400 <img border="0" title="" alt="[Smile]" src="gr_stretch.gif" />
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im thinking byron might be a nice time to try out that tight converter on the gun <img border="0" title="" alt="[Big Grin]" src="gr_grin.gif" />
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