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Old 12-18-2012, 06:13 PM
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Originally Posted by 496CHEVY3100 View Post
with a tapered centrifucal cluch which alters gear ratio with rpm
No. The actual ratio does not change as the connecting rod is connected from the piston to the wheel. The effect however is the same as changing gears.

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