Exclusive Features in Crew Chief’s “Nitro Pro” Software
- Blower Overdrive Calculator which Adjusts Automatically to changes in Weather Patterns.
- Nitro Percentage Calculator which Adjusts Automatically to changes in Weather Patterns.
- Ignition Timing Calculator adjusts automatically to changes in Grains ( or whatever you want ).
- Automatic weather gathering every 15 seconds on almost all performance weather stations. Stores weather permanently every minute.
- Sends Predicted Blower OD, Compression Ratio, Nitro Percentage, and Timing to your existing Pagers and Text Messages to your Phones. Updates every 2 minutes.
- Weather Graphing and Reporting. You can see a graph of every important weather parameter, plus print out a daily log of weather readings.
- Integration with Race Pak Data Acquisition
- ET Predictor to show you what the ET should be if your tune-up changes.
- CUSTOM Software – Each team can tailor the Crew Chief Pro Nitro Software to their needs.
- In development for 10 years with several major teams. These teams have used Nitro Pro: Hot Rod Fuller, Morgan Lucas Racing, Tim Wilkerson and others.
- Custom fields to track all tune up settings plus car settings. Prints a Run Setup Sheet for each run.
- Tech Support 7 days a week PLUS we attend most NHRA and many IHRA events for on the spot changes.
How can the “Nitro Pro” Software help Me?
Crew Chief’s “Nitro Pro” is the most amazing software ever created for NITRO drag racers. “Nitro Pro” calculates Blower Overdrive, Nitro Percentage, Compression Ratio, Ignition Timing, and does Run analysis, Weather analysis, and Opponent analysis. It is both very powerful and yet easy to use and setup. Nitro Pro is constantly updated and new ideas are included every single day.
It is an electronic logbook with many different reports you can print out. Custom fields are included to track all tune up settings plus car settings. Prints a Run Setup Sheet for each run.
We customize this program to your needs. Even private changes can be handled. If you are a NITRO racer who wants to win then “Nitro Pro” will help you understand weather and performance better.
The Weather Calculations include:
- Wet Bulb
- Dew point
- Track Elevation
- Correction factor
- Corrected altitude/adjusted altitude
- Dry Density altitude
- Pressure altitude
- Vapor Pressure
- Wind direction/wind speed
- Track temperature
Crew Chief’s Nitro Pro Exclusive Proprietary Formulas
Nitro Pro has been in development for 8 years. We test many different formulas. The calculation formulas that prove to be most accurate are then added to the software. Some of our unique formulas are Horse Power Correction, Late Night with Temperature, Late Night with Humidity, and Adjusted Altitude with Barometric Pressure. We create and customize our software so you can use your own calculation formulas and let “Nitro Pro” perform these calculations every 15 seconds!
Tune Up Screen Below:
Run Entry Screen Below:
Car Setup Screen below:
Clutch Setting Screen below:
Fuel and Jetting Settings Screen below:
Single Run Sheet you can print off for each run is below:
Integrates with All Performance Trailer Weather Stations
Nitro Pro will link directly with any performance weather station. This allows you to get Calculations and changes in weather conditions every 2 minutes in the lanes on your pager and your cell phone via Text Messaging. No more running back and forth to the trailer to check weather and recalculate. Available with Altalab Altacom II, Computech Race Air paging weather station and Altronics PerformAIR Weather Center, Performaire PC Paging, Davis Vantage Pro 2, Xlite Transmitters, and Porta Tree. Information located in weather station tab)
Nitro Pro will take a reading every 15 seconds automatically and store it every minute. We update all the Calculations and weather every 15 seconds. You will receive real time weather and your Nitro Tune-Up information on your existing pager or Texted to your cell phone every two minutes.
Complete Weather Graphing Program
Crew Chief’s Nitro Pro comes with a full featured Graphing Program to graphically display all weather parameters by the minute. You can watch weather trends on the weather graphs and know the direction and know how the conditions are trending. You can see the exact time the wind gusts, the direction and the speed of the gust. You can change dates, print complete weather reports, and see graphs full screen.
Texting Messaging is Standard with Nitro Pro
Texting to your Cell Phone version also available. Text your prediction and weather to multiple Cell phones every 2 minutes. This only requires internet connection on the computer and of course a cell phone. You can send this information to 3 phones at once.
Integration with Race Pak Data Acquisition
Integration with Race Pak Data Acquisition feature. Store all the graphs and run files together with each run you enter in Nitro Pro. When you pull up a run in Nitro Pro then we will pull up the same run in RacePak. No need to search for a RacePak file. Instantly see all relevant information from within Nitro Pro ! We are also a certified Race Pak dealer. Please e-mail your Race Pak questions to firstname.lastname@example.org
Electronic Log Book
Nitro Pro Log book contains the run information, the weather during the run, and split time intervals for 60Ft-330Ft, 330Ft-1/8th Mile, 1/8th – 1000 foot, 1000 foot to Quarter Mile, 60Ft -1/4th, and 330 foot to ¼ mile. These give you an excellent tuning tool and comparison to other runs. This log book prints out and slips into a 3 ring binder perfectly. It is color coordinated so your eyes key in on certain areas quickly.
Nitro Pro can store virtually an unlimited number of databases. The benefit of different databases is to store runs together where the weather changed the ET and not some track anomaly.
Each Database has its own set of Calculation Factors, Blower Factors, Nitro Percentage Factors, ET formulas, and default information!
Separate Databases prevent runs in one database from contaminating runs from another database, especially important when the ET is different from track to track.
“Search Runs” and a “See Similar Runs”
Nitro Pro provides you an option to search runs that are similar to your current run. You can click one button to see for yourself what your vehicle has done under similar conditions in a few Milliseconds. Before Nitro Pro you might have spent 30 minutes looking through a logbook for similar runs. Nitro Pro then shows you a “Search Screen” which shows all the runs where the DA was within 400 feet of the current conditions. This data is listed in a Spread Sheet fashion and this allows you to spot TRENDS in performance. We know you need important, real world data for proper E.T. Predictions. What good is a prediction without some “muscle” to back it up? Now when they call you up YOUR READY! You have studied the information You know how your car will perform. This is the Nitro Pro Edge.
You can display or print information stored in the program in any order you wish. For example, you need to see all runs at HOUSTON where the corrected altitude is between 800-950 feet. No Problem. If you want to recall all runs with #008 Blower then a few quick keystrokes and the information appears on your screen or prints a report.
Prints NHRA, IHRA, and YOUR Track’s Tech Cards
Now you no longer have to fill out your tech card at every race. Nitro Pro will print and fill in all necessary information on your tech card for you. It will fill in all the serial numbers and certification numbers for you. You can store an unlimited number of vehicles along with their associated information. Just enter your NHRA or IHRA number and click print.
Crew Chief’s Nitro Pro Net Price List
All Prediction Modules included for ET and Throttle Stop predictions. Automatically downloads real time weather. Stores weather for three years. Includes charge reports and screens. Integrates with paging weather stations sending your current predictions and weather to the staging lanes every 2 minutes.
Current weather stations that Nitro Pro will text / page are:
- Altalab Alta Com II with Paging
- Computech Race Air Remote paging weather station
- Altronics Weather Center trailer station with pager
- Performaire PC with Paging
- Davis Vantage Pro 2 ( with paging )
- Altronics Perform AIR PC without pager has a texting option with internet at the track)
Included 1 year of Nitro Pro updates: $799.00
Text Messaging Option $79.95
Updates each year are $399 which includes program changes and 365 days a year tech support.
Customized updates are free for the first year. After that they are billed by the hour.