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post #1 of 25 Old 03-13-2008, 09:24 AM Thread Starter
 
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ZX-9 to the Dragstrip last night...

10.98 @ 128 was my best... 03 ZX-9 with slip-on otherwise stock, I weigh 200lbs. What can i do to go faster, besides improving my 60fts...
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post #2 of 25 Old 03-13-2008, 11:45 AM
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air filter
better gas
straps
lowering links
gearing and a lot more! oh and tunning.

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TWIST THE THROTTLE!!!! stop being scared of it and go. if you think you have given it all you got, give it more. no just messing with you bro. i have a 02 zx9 and weigh 225. mine has been regeared -1/+2, rs3 slip on, i have yet to bring it to a real track but i do race alot on some straights we got here and i get to the top real quick. so i would follow madnessracing saguesstions. good luck
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I plan to get it tuned and a filter soon...Thanks for the suggestions!
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if you can afford it go with a big bore kit you wont regret it
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seems like anyone doing anyone doing anytype of dragging....dropping a tooth in the front should be step #1 for any serious racer. maybe stretching it also.

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Strap and sprocket are ordered...Dynoed at 129 rwhp...
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Go with a 998 kit you want regret it, my old 99 zx9 went 5.80's at 123 at 61 inches with 998kit, stock head , stock carbs jetted, stock cam, muzzy pipe, u4 fuel at 61 inches.Had mid 140's 60 ft, later on had AdamsPeformance in N.C. put me in carrilo rods,6 mil stroker crank and a 60 shot of nos. The bike went 5.60's at 130 mph in the 1/8. Also had Marchesini wheels.
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Went back Friday night, strapped only difference: 10.85 and 10.86, only 2 passes, track was packed...Put a 15 tooth front sprocket on yesterday, will go to the track this week, next week timing advancer...I am really happy with this bike, runs well for only 899 cc's and stock (comfortable too!!)
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what's your miles an hour?

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