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Old 08-24-2009, 05:37 PM
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Finally made it official

So 8/23 I went to Island Dragway with Chris (Junior666) and his buddy Will (NYC_SRT8) hoping that Chris would post a new record. I get to the pay window and I find out they rent helmets! I'm in!

I managed a best 13.66 at 100.51 MPH today @ 2:56pm. What a day.

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13.397 @ 102.523 MPH
Finally posted a real 1/4 mile time in my Jeep!

I also took this photo which I made into a desktop:
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Old 08-24-2009, 05:45 PM
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Very Nice!!!!

Now add some mods to that Jeep!!!
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Old 08-24-2009, 05:59 PM
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Re: Finally made it official

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Very Nice!!!!
Now add some mods to that Jeep!!!
Let me get the 1st oil change in first! To be honest, hanging out with Chris at the track, I felt naked (as in no mods not naked like Elin). I already spoke w/AJ about some stuff, just need to take care of a few things (new sink, new countertop and new dishwasher) before I can touch the Jeep.
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Old 08-24-2009, 06:00 PM
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Re: Finally made it official

Nice man!

Be honest...What was the condition of the rental helmet?
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Re: Finally made it official

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Nice man!

Be honest...What was the condition of the rental helmet?
It was as clean as I could have hoped for. It didn't smell. There were no visible stains. I think it was on my head for a total of 2 minutes the entire day. I have to add HELMET to the list of mods
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Old 08-25-2009, 12:55 AM
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Re: Finally made it official

Kewl, how hot was it and what elevation were you at aprox.?
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Old 08-25-2009, 01:35 AM
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Good stuff Peter that is some exciting chit! Was it fun? I have yet to make an official quarter mile pass
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Nice Pete. I hope you at least have the front windows tinted. LOL That was my first mod hours after I p/u the jeep.
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Re: Finally made it official

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Kewl, how hot was it and what elevation were you at aprox.?
Track Elevation: 257 feet
Air Temperature: 84.0 degrees
Barometric Press: 29.83
Relative Humidity: 63%

Density Altitude: 2337 feet
Relative Density: 93.34 %

Density Altitude: 2337 feet above sea level
1/4 mile ET: 13.66 seconds
1/4 mile trap speed: 100.51 MPH

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13.286 @ 103.406 MPH

Interesting.... I'm using this tool for this. Is there a better way to calculate this?
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Re: Finally made it official

nice stuff pete!!!! that 09 srt got some track action!!! i think you should put a cowbell on the inside to give you good luck!!!
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LMFAO Irf...
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Nope.. everything is spot on. The only problem with going to the track is wanting to go faster the next time you go. Great numbers!
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