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Old 02-04-2008, 01:08 PM
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Originally Posted by GATORONE
Didn't know you could get the slip that low with that big of wheel
What do you think could have changed then.
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Old 02-04-2008, 01:18 PM
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Originally Posted by skater40
You cant and he didnt.
I didn't say this was the combo, as I know it wasn't. Just showing how close you can get with 6500.
I swapped my drives from inboard to outboard and didn't change the X at all and my slip was still only 7%, at a much slower speed. So I don't think it is that far off.
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Old 02-04-2008, 01:32 PM
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[QUOTE=44MTI;2432384]The slip is pretty low, not .05% though. Bill knows what the variables are.

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Originally Posted by GATORONE
I'm having a hard time getting the math to work with only 1200 hp and 6500 limiters
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Originally Posted by 40FlatDeck
Hey Flatdeck did you try these #s ???
1.24's, 41"wheels, @ 6500, with 5% slip.

ITS A SKATER NATION
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Originally Posted by RunninHotRacing158
Hey Flatdeck did you try these #s ???
1.24's, 41"wheels, @ 6500, with 5% slip.

ITS A SKATER NATION
194......

That's a mighty big number... Hows your boat coming??
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Old 02-04-2008, 03:56 PM
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Originally Posted by 40FlatDeck
194......

That's a mighty big number... Hows your boat coming??

Not L@@kin good at the moment
We pulled the drives & motors on Saturday so we'll be down for just a short time .. Last time someone told me short time it was 6 mos CHIT
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Did you pull them just to check them or were you having trouble or upgrading??
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Originally Posted by 44MTI
The slip is pretty low, not .05% though. Bill knows what the variables are.

Just for funnies though try this, 1.24's, 41"wheels, @ 6500, with 5% slip.

Just old Cookin Motors.
Thats what I,m starting with.

1.24s 6600 40 herrings

I think my Skater Brother Byrd has 1.1 ratio
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Originally Posted by KNOT-RIGHT
Thats what I,m starting with.

1.24s 6600 40 herrings

I think my Skater Brother Byrd has 1.1 ratio
Should be fast big daddy, Can't wait to see the finished product.
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