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Old 08-30-2010, 02:27 PM
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Who rigged Chips boat and the set up ?
I'm pretty sure it was TNT, could be wrong...
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Old 08-30-2010, 06:51 PM
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Romer & HP have some bada$$ motors in them Skaters...sheeeot!!
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I saw the name of this thread and thought the very same thing.....

Roper has a Skater?

That title has a bait and switch look to it.

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Old 08-30-2010, 08:56 PM
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i could be wrong but i think they are carbs...due to the loping of engines.
the loping is caused by over rich condition at idle. Easy to dial out, but why would you?
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Even though its Not Chris Ropers Boat, Is Chris Roper- Bill Ropers Son? Bill Being a former Holman-Moody Engine Builder extrodinaire(sp?) ?????
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Old 09-01-2010, 09:43 PM
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Idles Rough...


Must Be Bad Gas...

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Old 08-06-2011, 04:00 PM
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Thumbs up Skater 388

I could watch this alllll day!

I love this 388. 186mph at LOTO 2010

Can't wait to better that this year..!!

Great looking 388 Chip.!!
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I could watch this alllll day!

I love this 388. 186mph at LOTO 2010

Can't wait to better that this year..!!

Great looking 388 Chip.!!
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Old 08-06-2011, 04:57 PM
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That is sick!!!
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Old 08-06-2011, 08:12 PM
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Sounds great! reminds me of my favorite engine start up!



[YOUTUBE]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iJJ4JWmL9As&feature=related[/YOUTUBE]
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