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Speedy

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  1. Done racing or got a new setup?
  2. Hell yeah man way to bang some gears. Put a helmet on son!
  3. That's good news! That 6.0L bullet you guys built for Orange Krush was an amazing engine and surprised a bunch of folks with how well it performed. New owner of the car is still enjoying it. You guys should sign up as vendors here and do some group buys/services and what not and consider attending ChallengerFest in April to shake some hands and make some contacts. Lemme know if you guys want to consider a booth or something like that.
  4. Picked up a 4" aluminum dampened drive shaft from DSS. Nice piece, easy install, fit like a glove. No noise or vibrations up to 150MPH.
  5. Good stuff, and some good information on how 22s effect things as well!
  6. Yep, right over the stripes. Just added a very subtle sheen and deepened the black a bit. Mine seems to shed water no problem, but I avoid rain.
  7. Mine is guaranteed for 7 years, but installer said for me it would pretty much last forever. It just slowly wears away, no need to strip.
  8. Mine got ceramic coated so no more waxing for me, but without that I think it depends on the type of wax. Id suggest skipping that o'l wax on wax off mess and look into a coating like cquartz if ya wanna do it yourself.
  9. With as expensive as the material is, and watching the professional wrestle with mine for 4 hours, I'd not want to do it myself, that's for sure. Looked like it took experience to figure out how to make the material move the way it needed to around all the bends, etc and not create fingers or look off from body lines. He used razors, heat gun, lube, steam gun, etc to make it all work.
  10. I used a real clay holder that went on a DA a while back. Honestly, it was overkill and you were just as likely to fling the clay across the shop as you were to actually clay the car LOL. Doing it by hand was so fast it didn't make sense to try to use a machine unless the paint was just destroyed and needed a lot of work. I'm assuming what you're referring to is a synthetic clay pad though.
  11. Tried out some new products - synthetic clay and Opti Seal. I think both have their place, but the synthetic clay likely won't do a good enough job on a neglected paint finish and you'll want to use real clay in those cases. Jury's still out on the Opti Seal. It's not super slick like I hoped it would be, but it does bead/sheet water very well. For the cost and 15 minutes it takes to apply, if if lasts 6 months it's worth it I think. I'd like to find a similar wipe on product that requires little to no buffing that dries to a harder, slicker finish.
  12. Sweet, get the boost down to around 7-8 I'm guessing? What size pulley did it take to get it there and what was the original size? I think you're kind of the path blazer on the 2650 at present.
  13. That should be a fun street brawler. What all did they change other than tweaking the tune?
  14. I'm going to look more in to the real OTC coatings that you don't polish/buff. I think there are some that last 12 months and are kind of watered down versions of things like Opti Coat and Gtechnique Crystal Serum.
  15. I just watched a video on the Polish Angel, I'm way past doing any of that anymore LOL. If it's not a 15 - 30 minute application I'm out, I'll have it ceramic coated if it goes past that. As long as the paint's protected I'm happy. I did Mrs. Speedy's car with the Opti Seal and it's her daily so we'll see how long it lasts, but for a 15 minute time investment and $30 for the product if it lasts 6 mos I'm thrilled. I just wish it was a little more "slick" feeling.