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by Stayt`ie
Sun Nov 19, 2017 9:42 pm
Forum: Build Diaries
Topic: theTRUTH
Replies: 202
Views: 13347

Re: theTRUTH

My thoughts are that if you are using conventuial telescopic forks, rake is your friend, due to the instability (non stiffness) these forks bring,, there was no way with tele forks you could go over 80mph without experiencing the heebeegeebeese, a fork brace (stiffness) soon made things more comfort...
by Stayt`ie
Sat Nov 18, 2017 9:55 pm
Forum: Build Diaries
Topic: theTRUTH
Replies: 202
Views: 13347

Re: theTRUTH

Russell, would it not be better to have the water up front with the fuel midships or there abouts ??, reason being that during a run the depleating fuel load (weight) wont have as much effect on wheel bias ??,,
by Stayt`ie
Fri Nov 17, 2017 9:47 pm
Forum: Build Diaries
Topic: theTRUTH
Replies: 202
Views: 13347

Re: theTRUTH

Its the little stuff that takes time,,

That list will never end,,

This is an interesting build, keep up the good work :D
by Stayt`ie
Sun Nov 05, 2017 7:57 am
Forum: International Event News
Topic: World Speed Trials Australia
Replies: 43
Views: 1465

Re: World Speed Trials Australia

Gary, 8cc that's a bummer,, mate, for a quick/cheap fix could you desleeve one pot ? the speedway boys used to do that on those old motors, just as long as the pistons weigh the same it wont be a problem,,
by Stayt`ie
Fri Nov 03, 2017 9:42 pm
Forum: International Event News
Topic: World Speed Trials Australia
Replies: 43
Views: 1465

Re: World Speed Trials Australia

I'll give it a shot providing I get through the medical, which is booked in end of this month. what class you aiming for Ronnie? Only thing holding up my Licence application at the moment is the Electrocardiogram which is booked in a fortnights time,, The 12 now has a turbocharger hanging around ou...
by Stayt`ie
Thu Nov 02, 2017 9:33 pm
Forum: International Event News
Topic: World Speed Trials Australia
Replies: 43
Views: 1465

Re: World Speed Trials Australia

So, who is planning to run at the FIM event :?:

Myself and Steve Kell are getting our stuff orginised, so we can run 8)
by Stayt`ie
Thu Oct 26, 2017 10:49 pm
Forum: International Event News
Topic: World Speed Trials Australia
Replies: 43
Views: 1465

Re: World Speed Trials Australia

Regards AON insurance I have been told by MA that the form is correct and that all World Speed Trials Australia entrants should contact AON direct Matthew Wardan | Service Executive Aon Risk Solutions | Aon Client Services 80 Collins Street Melbourne VIC 3000 t: +61392113208 e: matthew.wardan@aon.c...
by Stayt`ie
Thu Oct 26, 2017 10:16 am
Forum: International Event News
Topic: World Speed Trials Australia
Replies: 43
Views: 1465

Re: World Speed Trials Australia

I concur with Ronnie the AON insurance states in side notes insurance only valid outside Australia ? some other questions for any one who knows. 1. In the entry form photographs of the racing bike must be submitted with the entry form ,problem my bike is now in hundreds of pieces and is not likely ...
by Stayt`ie
Mon Oct 23, 2017 9:55 pm
Forum: International Event News
Topic: World Speed Trials Australia
Replies: 43
Views: 1465

Re: World Speed Trials Australia

Question :- On the AON Insurance information page, to the right side of the Premiums information, there are two paragraphs. In the second paragraph it states, "Please note that this FIM insurance is only valid whilst outside Australia, etc,etc"", :?: :?:
by Stayt`ie
Sat Oct 21, 2017 6:47 pm
Forum: International Event News
Topic: World Speed Trials Australia
Replies: 43
Views: 1465

Re: World Speed Trials Australia

hawkwind wrote:
Sat Oct 21, 2017 11:00 am
Thanks Ronnie/ DLRA for your assistance much appreciated :) next is to get through the medical
Thanks Gary, mate, last time I done the stress test, went in too hard and felt crook for hours later lol, this time I will take it a lot easier 8)
by Stayt`ie
Fri Oct 20, 2017 11:18 pm
Forum: International Event News
Topic: World Speed Trials Australia
Replies: 43
Views: 1465

Re: World Speed Trials Australia

Ok progressing on the licence requirements and the medical now some tech questions ,after reading the rules 1. are folding foot pegs mandatory for all bikes? 2. Is there any allowance for just going over the capacity limit eg. going to 2nd oversize rings for bore wear places capacity several cc's o...
by Stayt`ie
Fri Oct 20, 2017 8:24 am
Forum: International Event News
Topic: World Speed Trials Australia
Replies: 43
Views: 1465

Re: World Speed Trials Australia

DLRA wrote:
Thu Oct 19, 2017 11:11 pm
Regards costs, here one more for you to think about. Once you have broken a record you have to apply and pay a fee to FIM to have it ratified.
From memory, in 2013 that fee was $300+,,
by Stayt`ie
Thu Oct 19, 2017 10:30 pm
Forum: International Event News
Topic: World Speed Trials Australia
Replies: 43
Views: 1465

Re: World Speed Trials Australia

Ok so far have applied to join an affiliated club MA NSW on waiting list many don't take competition memberships until next year will have to ring around,will they accept fossils? costs between $25 to 55 ....Joining MA NSW ??? national competition licence road racing quoted $365 per year, is FIM li...
by Stayt`ie
Wed Oct 18, 2017 10:16 pm
Forum: International Event News
Topic: World Speed Trials Australia
Replies: 43
Views: 1465

Re: World Speed Trials Australia

Have received a few emails regarding classes,, Here is the basic class structure:- There are only three Groups 1. Non Faired,, 2. Faired,, 3. Streamliners,, There is Non Blown, and Blown,, There is no distinction between Production, Modified and Special Construction,, There is no Gasoline/Fuel disti...
by Stayt`ie
Wed Oct 18, 2017 10:00 pm
Forum: International Event News
Topic: World Speed Trials Australia
Replies: 43
Views: 1465

Re: World Speed Trials Australia

ok Garry, was just about to reply to your email, but will do my best to help here,, From my understanding Ruedi is still getting the competitors entrie/paperwork together, and I guess all will be explained then,, For now, you will have to join a Motorcycle Australia affilated club, then you have to ...