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I used to just run out the back... Lost way to many on a break out. Finally learned how to judge the stripe and started going rounds... Been doing it ever since... Especially when everyone else is holding...

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Say what????? If you lost way too many on a breakout? Judge the stripe? Holding? Figure out your number and how to be consistent. ET racing is racing your own demons, not the other guy.

Bottom line: games are only played when you fxxk up or know your pass is fxxked up. If you run your number and cut a light then there isn't any games. This isn't the board game CLUE. There is nothing to figure out, except your own shxt.
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Wait until you can judge what your bike is going to do...................then you'll go championships. Sorry, but what fun is this STRIPE game you are playing?
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Hell yeah. I won the Harley 7.2 bracket class at a local motor festival.

And I set a new ET pb. I broke out the last few races and I ran a 7.09. And there is plenty of place for improvement in my 60ft.

But I mostly run this 7.2 Harley bracket so I don't need to change much, I just need to run 7.2 consistent.

I do like to set some new ET pb so i Will be trying to get into 6s next weekend at a test night

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https://youtu.be/xdmpd7ye-KY

Video from my new pb run

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Time slip from the run. I might be able to get into 6s if I get my start dialed in better

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Time slip from the run. I might be able to get into 6s if I get my start dialed in better

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You’ll be well into the 6s if you can get to a 1.50 60’ and you make more than enough power to get there.


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Wait until you can judge what your bike is going to do...................then you'll go championships. Sorry, but what fun is this STRIPE game you are playing?
... Guess its my turn...

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Nah i missed racing last weekend because I am to busy at my shop

I need to weld up my tank brackets aswell.

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