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Old 01-23-2014, 05:32 PM
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Default 26 Redline at 143 MPH

We have been doing some testing with some changes to a new lower unit from IMCO for the SCX4. It has really paid off. We are still working but so far the improvements have been incredible. Sorry for the shaky video but I went to turn on the GoPro and realized that I left the Flash Card on my desk So we shot it from the back seat with a cell phone. It's a little windy and really cold back there at 140+!!

We are running a GT Performance 1200 with, obviously, an IMCO SCX4, and a Hering 16.5"X38 - 18 degree prop on 93 octane pump gas.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1fdgfmqlfyI
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Old 01-23-2014, 08:36 PM
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Awesome
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very cool
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Old 01-23-2014, 08:45 PM
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How fast was it with the regular lower?
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Pretty Kool, but PLEASE wear a life jacket and helmet!!!

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Old 01-23-2014, 09:11 PM
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Steve, that is a stout # in a 26' cat.... Congrats. Hope to see ya at loto again!
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That. Is. Wicked.
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That is great to hear, just put that drive on my 27 Progression,still doing set up but happy so far.What is your opinion on it so far?What changes have you made?
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Originally Posted by Fast Shafts View Post
Pretty Kool, but PLEASE were a life jacket and helmet!!!
lot of good that will do at 143, and it is spelled wear.
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you mite need a 160 mph speed soon
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