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Old 12-19-2002, 04:32 PM
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WOW, 8000 posts on the Baja site!

Awesome guys.

I am almost to #1000 myself.
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Old 12-19-2002, 04:57 PM
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Default Do I get a new Outlaw or ....

let me guess, that is for the person that gets the #10,000 post!!
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Old 12-19-2002, 05:27 PM
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Is there a Christmas bonus for under 40 posts..
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Old 12-19-2002, 07:26 PM
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I'm closing in on 1500 posts......can't even beleive it. More astonishing is some of the other guys, WOW they are at like 5 and 6k!!!!! EVEN MORE!!! Gotta love it......
 
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Old 12-20-2002, 09:52 AM
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Nice, guys!
That's pretty awesome. Keep it lively!
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yeah then Nick comes in with 5626
Dude, you work ever?
Geesh
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Old 12-20-2002, 05:07 PM
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Hey...what can I say. I love doing my part!
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Old 12-29-2002, 11:58 PM
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Default Wettevette,Need help..

Craig or one of you other Motorheads..
How is it that you figure Top speed by rpm, gear ratio, and prop size?
What Im trying to find out is if you have twin 575s and 32 props with a 124 gear, Figure 5500 rpm and 8 to 10% slippage in a cat what does it figure out to be,on the top end?
I used to have the formula but somewhere I misplaced it, can you help me?
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Old 12-30-2002, 08:22 AM
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Default Hows it going Les!!!!

Here is a way to get the theoretical speed.
Speed theoretical = [(RPM/GR)xPitch]/1056

Speed theoretical= [(5500/1.24)x32]/1056 = 134.41 MPH

Speed 90% Eff. = 134.41 x .9 = 120.96 MPH

What are you doing looking at a Skater!!!
That is about the only hull I know of that will run that good with a couple of 575's. Are you going to the boat show? I will probably go on Saturday. Are you selling your Shorties? If so let me know how much.

Happy New Year!!
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Hey Craig, what sort of slippage am I seeing with my 24 OUtlaw. Cruntching numbers at 10% gives me a pretty low number. If I get the correct slipage, I can do some figuring on paper. Thanks, not sure what to do yet on the motor thing. My dyno guy is going to let me borrow a single plane intake, so I am going to Brookeville Lake some nice day in the near future!!!!! I am going to run that intake and borrow some lighting headers and see if I can pick up a few mph. We'll see. That way I will have a better idea of what to do, if anything, other than these ideas. Who said our season is only from April to Oct???!!!
 
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