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Author:  57rat [ Mon Jan 28, 2013 6:21 pm ]
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hello all my name is tony dirose , i live in up state ny , im a drag racer , retired from the work force looking to learn more about race carbs , i have a s/p camaro with a streight axel under it ,because i can

Author:  oldtimer [ Mon Jan 28, 2013 8:01 pm ]
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Welcome to the forum. Tell us more about the racecar.

Author:  57rat [ Mon Jan 28, 2013 9:00 pm ]
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\:D/ it is a 68 camaro that i paid too much for the body was good and the rest was shot, i cut the frame,floors fire wall out of it and started with a clean sheet of paper. i got 38 feet of 2x3x.125 wall tubing made up 2 frame rails and mounted them to the body , being i was raised in the gasser days [used to race a C/A ] i got some 2 inch .250 wall dom tubing made up a 4 inch drop axel got some 37 chevy spindals mated them to it cut up one of my dana,s put coil overs on all 4 corners and them got a S & W 14 point cage installed it and added a funny car cage put in all lexan windows and a 406 sbc with a glide made a set of fender exit headers , me and 4 freinds painted it red wth big gold metal flake added endless lines and 19 differant colors to it and called it done. weights in at 2750 with me in it [im 285] and it runs 6.30 at 109 with no gear [4.56] and a 15x33 tire crossing the stripe at 5800 im going to change the gears this spring , should pic it up it a blast to drive and it drive the draster guys nuts , across the rear spoiler it says [ i love dragsters, they taste like chicken]

Author:  Ken0069 [ Mon Jan 28, 2013 9:16 pm ]
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Hey big Tony, glad you joined us. So how's about posting some pics of that ride down in the "Show Off Your Stuff" section so we can have a look see!!

Author:  57rat [ Tue Jan 29, 2013 6:19 pm ]
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as soon as i can understand the how to post pic. im not very good at this stuff but im getting better , my daughter is going to help me with it , \:D/

Author:  WR169 [ Tue Jan 29, 2013 7:52 pm ]
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Welcome to the Village! \:D/ \:D/ \:D/ What part of NY? I'm from Stamford, In the Catskills.

Author:  57rat [ Wed Jan 30, 2013 6:51 pm ]
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thanks guys im from binghamton not far from you .

Author:  Ken0069 [ Wed Jan 30, 2013 7:00 pm ]
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Here ya go Tony. And there's another post with this one on picture size.

viewtopic.php?f=4&t=7171

Author:  WR169 [ Wed Jan 30, 2013 9:20 pm ]
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Cool. The Cracker Barrel is our regular stop on the way back to KY. It takes about 2 hours from my wife's Mom house. So it is my first break.

Author:  57rat [ Thu Jan 31, 2013 9:01 pm ]
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sorry i still dont get it , how ever i do have a photoshop acount now just cant do any thing with it , i will keep trying to LOL

Author:  57rat [ Thu Jan 31, 2013 9:03 pm ]
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hey wr169 we go there for breakfast 1 a month very cool its about 6 mins from my house

Author:  WR169 [ Fri Feb 01, 2013 12:29 pm ]
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We will be up that way 7-10 June. Maybe we set something up. =;

Author:  57rat [ Fri Feb 01, 2013 7:25 pm ]
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that would be cool i look forward to hearing from you

Author:  archerytony [ Sat Feb 02, 2013 9:55 pm ]
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57rat wrote:
hello all my name is tony dirose , i live in up state ny , im a drag racer , retired from the work force looking to learn more about race carbs , i have a s/p camaro with a streight axel under it ,because i can

From one Tony to another welcome hope you like it the guys Ive met seem cool Im a newbe too!
Tony

Author:  57rat [ Sun Feb 03, 2013 9:38 pm ]
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hey tony nice to meet you nice car , i still working on posting photos , thanks

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