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Old 01-17-2006, 08:09 PM
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it really has blowers and NOS and runs 117?

yep with Bravos
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Old 01-17-2006, 08:10 PM
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yep with Bravos
why so slow then?
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Old 01-17-2006, 08:14 PM
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why so slow then?

that was the speed with the little blowers.........i don't have a true number with the big blowers.......its not really dialed in. the lake is to low to get it off the lift
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What about a Vicious 31?
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Old 01-17-2006, 11:38 PM
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Nine Lives ran 133 at the LOTO shoot out with 250 blowers and nos back in 97 or 98...and it was an AO cant find any pics of it...
really? greg ran like 115 in '96 and was the top gun and then dave the year after ran like 140 for the top gun, i don't remember somebody being that close to dave...
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my 31 ao ran 93-94 gps with stock 496 mag HO's... and since i sold it resigns on LOTO.... the ao i'm driving now runs... 115 ish with 502's and 420's making just under 700hp with 1.5 gears and 36 props... not the best gearing but it's what it has...
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Not in this lifetime. Even with 525 EFI's it's a stretch...
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it will take between 600-700+ hp to push a 3100 AO that speed , depending on all the setup... lightweight or standard, boxes, drives, tunnel tab.......

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Not in this lifetime. Even with 525 EFI's it's a stretch...
525's and you get a whole bunch of cats that can break 120....
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maybe a 24 or 28 skater with the twins one off I would like a 24 with my motor a 509 650hp art
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