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Old 08-17-2010, 02:04 PM
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I thought the larger cats got 60 last year....
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what's the take off speed this year?
Last year was 30mph - this year it's 40. They radar ya comin to the start boat and wave a yellow flag if your too fast - if you slow to 40 (this year) or below, they will wave you off with the green - if you do not slow, they will black flag your run and not give any speeds after the run.

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Kk. Can u plane at 40??
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Kk. Can u plane at 40??
Not sure but gotta be a helluva lot better than 30!
30 was terrible - the boat just wallowed around totally wet while heading to the start boat ...
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30's even tough for us slow V's.
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30's even tough for us slow V's.

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40 will be better
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should be 60! 30 and 40 is even asking a lot out of some V's!!! which reminds me of some setups we have had in the past where we would have to play in the milling area after everyone left to get on plane. LOL
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should be 60!
some of the v- bottoms may be wide open at 60.....
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anything goes 60 these days!
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How fast were the start speeds when over 200 was achieved?
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