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by Stayt`ie
Sun Mar 24, 2019 4:23 pm
Forum: DLRA Members
Topic: Two way runs for 2019
Replies: 46
Views: 9453

Re: Two way runs for 2019

I am all for two pass records, I am even more so for two way records,, I am happy to see the end of "One Hit Wonder" records :D One problem is that we don't have a pool of "Techs" (folks who are "Fully" conversant with the rules pertaining to each vehicle) to be ever present in impound, we are relyi...
by Stayt`ie
Sat Mar 23, 2019 11:02 am
Forum: DLRA Members
Topic: Two way runs for 2019
Replies: 46
Views: 9453

Re: Two way runs for 2019

I didn't make comment at the AGM, deciding instead to see how things went at the event,,

So where there indivuals sitting it out till the next morning in inpound, while multi entrie vehicles backed up records on the same day ??
by Stayt`ie
Mon Mar 18, 2019 10:14 pm
Forum: General Information
Topic: Dates for 2020
Replies: 9
Views: 855

Re: Dates for 2020

"My vote is for 23rd to 27th March" ,,

I have had a bit to say on Facebook concerning this,,

On that min/max temperature, rainfall chart, if you hover your mouse over the induvial monthly windows, it actually shows the mean rainfall for March at 15.7mm, February at 18.1,,
by Stayt`ie
Fri Feb 22, 2019 9:47 pm
Forum: DLRA Members
Topic: Two way runs for 2019
Replies: 46
Views: 9453

Re: Two way runs for 2019

10-4 8)
by Stayt`ie
Fri Feb 22, 2019 11:21 am
Forum: DLRA Members
Topic: Two way runs for 2019
Replies: 46
Views: 9453

Re: Two way runs for 2019

Good point Chris,, I didn't want to open a can of worms, but, the rules regarding this are all in favour of multi entries with one vehicle, "In One Days Racing" thay have the chance to set as many records as drivers/riders nominated,, thay have the opptunity to do laps qualifying and setting records...
by Stayt`ie
Thu Feb 21, 2019 10:52 pm
Forum: Build Diaries
Topic: theTRUTH
Replies: 313
Views: 78126

Re: theTRUTH

There is nothing that compares to a successful "first startup", nothing, nothing at all, not even sex :D :D
by Stayt`ie
Wed Feb 20, 2019 3:49 pm
Forum: DLRA Members
Topic: Two way runs for 2019
Replies: 46
Views: 9453

Re: Two way runs for 2019

We go out, qualify for a record, next morning we run faster again, can we then claim that backup run as a qualifier, remain in impound for a second night and backup the next morning ?? What im getting at here is that you have a vehicle that is under "on course" (rpm, gearing etc) development,, by do...
by Stayt`ie
Thu Feb 14, 2019 10:02 pm
Forum: Build Diaries
Topic: theTRUTH
Replies: 313
Views: 78126

Re: theTRUTH

i was waiting too see who picked up on that, :lol: :lol:
seeya blokes out there :D
by Stayt`ie
Thu Feb 14, 2019 3:27 pm
Forum: Build Diaries
Topic: theTRUTH
Replies: 313
Views: 78126

Re: theTRUTH

Hey Richard, im planning on being on the salt Thursday lunchtime/arvo, Kim and I have spoken about reserveing a "long" front row seat for "the family" :D
by Stayt`ie
Fri Feb 01, 2019 1:42 pm
Forum: General Information
Topic: Fuel signage
Replies: 5
Views: 727

Re: Fuel signage

I was reading/checking this out the other night, seams as though there will be signage stickers etc available at scrutineering ???
by Stayt`ie
Thu Jan 31, 2019 9:51 pm
Forum: General Information
Topic: DVD from 2018
Replies: 4
Views: 602

Re: DVD from 2018

outbacktrev wrote:
Tue Jan 29, 2019 3:43 pm
Unfortunately I bought one and it is VERY poor quality. I wouldn't waste my money again.
Audio quality is VERY poor, editing is crap.
This is only my opinion.
Cheers,
Trevor

I also share your opinion Trev :roll:
by Stayt`ie
Sat Jan 19, 2019 10:53 am
Forum: General Information
Topic: Methanol
Replies: 6
Views: 753

Re: Methanol

recochem are suppliers of industrial solvents (diggers) and while probably OK I would think not a designed race fuel Yup, after some resurch that's the conclushion I came too also,, thay only seem to mention Speedway use as an afterthought,, however a successful well known salt racer contacted me, ...
by Stayt`ie
Thu Jan 17, 2019 12:38 pm
Forum: General Information
Topic: Methanol
Replies: 6
Views: 753

Re: Methanol

Yes Paul, so many times racers are their own worst enemy,, have "always" filted my fuel, however must say not "new" oil,,

Thankyou to the comments on here and those who have contacted me behind the scene, keep 'em coming,,

Seeya's on the Lake and lets hope its not too friggen hot,,
by Stayt`ie
Tue Jan 15, 2019 4:45 pm
Forum: General Information
Topic: Methanol
Replies: 6
Views: 753

Methanol

Went to replenish my stocks of "Elf" Methanol, only to be told by my supplier thay only handle/sell "Recochem" Methanol now,, I have never heard of that brand,,

Has anyone on here used it ? and if so, how did it affect performance ??
by Stayt`ie
Wed Dec 26, 2018 6:56 pm
Forum: Build Diaries
Topic: theTRUTH
Replies: 313
Views: 78126

Re: theTRUTH

Yes Chris, I wasent aware of the ruleing for cars,, with very low slung cars I would imagine thay would be a little more forgiving in the event of a flat tyre, in that thay would have a tendency to slide around on their guts,, however a little frightening if a bike bellies out, ya gunna be droped on...