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Thread: what gear to use

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    Junior Member JOURNEYMAN
    Join Date
    Jun 2007
    lizella ga

    what gear to use

    i have a powerglide trans with frist gear is 1.76 and a 33" tires . going to trun the eng about 8500 . what gear do i need :?:

    thanks talgregory

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    Senior Member MASTER BUILDER
    Join Date
    Dec 2005
    Napier, New Zealand
    If you're running 1/8 mile I'd run a 4.56. If its quarter mile it'd be 4.30 for me.
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    Essential to know the horsepower per pound. I would suggest you use Page 1 or Page 2 at my site. As I point out above the spreadsheet, the results are for comparative purposes only. But, that's exactly the purpose you intend.

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