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post #1 of 6 (permalink) Old 12-01-2010, 04:20 PM Thread Starter
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How much does weight effect ET?

Is there some kind of formula that you can use to figure 1/8 mile ET changes on a given combo. Im thinking weight wont effect a low torque combo like a big one so the old tenth per 100 argument dont seem to wash.Oh i cant spell dont hold it aginst against agine agianst agenst me!!!!
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This link does weight and horse power for 1/4 mile. I have not seen one for 1/8 mile.

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http://www.dragtimes.com/horsepower-...power+Estimate

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100lbs is worth about .06 seconds in the eight mile if I remember right.
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.06-.07 per hundred in the 1/8th is what I have seen.
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thanks ill figure on the .06
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