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kbartley 10-04-2010 05:41 PM

HOOSIER tire pressure
 
Bought a set of New HOOSIER'S (slicks) awhile back and I've heard that this brand likes more air pressure. any truth to this. never had hoosiers before.

30x10.5x15 on 10"rim

frontengine dragster with a full length glide w/ brake.

car seems to like 7psi and 3500rpm off line. anymore rpm it just spins the tires. 4.11gear in the rear.

have about 15 passes on them now.

Thanks

fla1976 10-05-2010 01:43 AM

I ran 6.5 in my Hoosiers. That is where it hooked and ran best.

kbartley 10-05-2010 05:47 PM

HOOSIERS
 
Thanks, I was kinda nervous about running too low of pressure.

fla1976 10-05-2010 06:26 PM

Se how it feels at the top end. You have to compromise sometimes to be safe. It doesn't take much to warm the Hoosiers, so you don't need a John Force burnout. Try to do all the burnouts about the same length of time to be more consistent. Good luck with it.


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