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    Default My sons ride is ready......

    ...for his first season as a NHRA Drag Racer.






    What it looked like when we bought it...




    What it looked like in time for him to get a few passes in it at the very end of last season...




    With the addition of the fabbed up wing & dial board holder, and a few other "Dad" upgrades....




















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    Very nice, I remember when you got it, glad to see the pink gone and the finishing touches in place, good luck to Jesse Jr.!
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    Now thats what Im talkin about. Congrats and good luck.

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    Very sweet, glad to see the pink gone for sure black much better. Good Luck with on your passes.

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    Best of Luck for a winning season.
    Always keep em smokin,,,,then let er drift!

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    That's exciting! How fast will it go?

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    hope you have a chute to help stop this thing

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    how many CC?

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    Looks Great, can't wait to see some results and the resulting smiles in the pics. Congrats and great job!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Marcel View Post
    That's exciting! How fast will it go?
    12.90 in the 1/8 is the fast break for 8/9 year olds (about what a stock mid '80's 305 Malibu station wagon runs). Even with the exhaust being restricted to 1/2", it ran a 12.48 last time out. After adding a throttle stop, and 27lbs. in wing material, we are hoping for 13.1x's.


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