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Mickey Thompson 275/40/17 DRs 60ft times and psi

I just ordered a set of 275/40/17 Mickey Thomson drag radials.
what kind of 60ft 1/4mi and MPH are you getting also at what psi.

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using a MT 275-40-17 on a 8" rim with pressure between 20-22psi.
best 60" 1.61 avg 60" 1.75 with a 1/4 MPH of 130 at a weight of 3,770


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what rpm are you launching the car at?

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i'm heading up to the track tomorrow night with my 275-40-17 DR ..i'd also like to know what people are running for air psi and 60'
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i'm heading up to the track tomorrow night with my 275-40-17 DR ..i'd also like to know what people are running for air psi and 60'
Let me know how you make out. What track or you going to?
Check this web.
http://www.mickeythompsontires.com/tech.php?bulletin=s7
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i'm heading to NEW ENGLAND DRAGWAY IN NH ..yea i'll post up how they worked out for me .
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[QUOTE=Bill5.0;7981634]Let me know how you make out.

well i went last night ..track was pretty much under water from the storms NH got.... i tryed the tires at 22 psi , 18 , 16 , the best 60' i could get was
2.1 worst 2.3 ...but my cars also got 600lbs 01 bulitt springs up front
so weight transfer even with the swaybar off is limited ...today i'm go'in to install my eibach drag springs 50/50- 90/10 's shocks a struts and head up ina few weeks .
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trans?

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Are you auto or stick?
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any more times i good ones since i bought these and cant wait to use them

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I just ordered a set of 275/40/17 Mickey Thomson drag radials.
what kind of 60ft 1/4mi and MPH are you getting also at what psi.
My '03 Cobra 6spd, IRS. 1.57 60ft 10.44 @ 138mph @ 3830lbs. 15psi in the tires.


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Are you auto or stick?
TKO 600 and I am launching at 3,500 rpm and quickly slipping the clutch out. I have left as high as 4k rpm, but it's hit and miss on track prep. If I leave at less than 3k on a sticky track it just bogs.

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