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by Dr Goggles
Tue Apr 17, 2018 4:00 pm
Forum: Engine Development and Performance
Topic: Commodore Valuables
Replies: 460
Views: 190061

Re: Commodore Valuables

Norm wrote:
Tue Apr 17, 2018 9:44 am
How did the car go?
Had ECU problems Norm, didn't get a run, really disappointed but we'll be a goer for 2019.
by Dr Goggles
Fri Feb 16, 2018 6:49 am
Forum: Chassis, Suspension and Saftey
Topic: Fire system certification
Replies: 7
Views: 969

Re: Fire system certification

Went back to my usual guy, he now delivers, and is cheaper, way cheaper than before...

John Nightingale Wormald.
0401710042
by Dr Goggles
Fri Feb 02, 2018 10:01 am
Forum: Engine Development and Performance
Topic: Commodore Valuables
Replies: 460
Views: 190061

Re: Commodore Valuables

Hi All, just an update. We have the new dry-sumped V6 Chev installed. We have a G-Force close-ratio 4 speed with a 1.195:1 3rd gear. The motor is substantially bigger because of the canted valve heads, we've had to modify the bodywork. We've moved from a total loss cooling system with a water tank t...
by Dr Goggles
Thu Feb 01, 2018 6:41 pm
Forum: Chassis, Suspension and Saftey
Topic: Fire system certification
Replies: 7
Views: 969

Re: Fire system certification

Thanks Dave, I'll have to get It done here, we usually go north via Renmark, lower grades make the tow easier.
by Dr Goggles
Thu Feb 01, 2018 5:32 pm
Forum: Chassis, Suspension and Saftey
Topic: Fire system certification
Replies: 7
Views: 969

Re: Fire system certification

My local CFA blokes looked at me like I was from Mars....it'd be good if they could because they're 100 yards away.
by Dr Goggles
Thu Feb 01, 2018 7:11 am
Forum: Chassis, Suspension and Saftey
Topic: Fire system certification
Replies: 7
Views: 969

Re: Fire system certification

This looks like I'm going to Hallam..... :roll:
by Dr Goggles
Mon Jan 29, 2018 6:42 pm
Forum: Chassis, Suspension and Saftey
Topic: Fire system certification
Replies: 7
Views: 969

Fire system certification

Hi All. We've got 2 x 5kg ColdFire bottles. I've always used John Nightingale down at Wormald in Hallam who has always been helpful, it's just the best part of a day trip, twice... Wondering if anyone has suggestions for someone on the north side of the city or anywhere between there and Bendigo.. C...
by Dr Goggles
Fri Jan 22, 2016 6:16 pm
Forum: Engine Development and Performance
Topic: Commodore Valuables
Replies: 460
Views: 190061

Re: Commodore Valuables

Lynchy wrote:Seriously! What a score! I wonder if anyone over there has a 1000HP Jag V12 that they don't want anymore?? You keeping the same gearbox??
swapping to a Muncie
by Dr Goggles
Thu Jan 21, 2016 5:07 pm
Forum: Engine Development and Performance
Topic: Commodore Valuables
Replies: 460
Views: 190061

It's been a while......

It's over four years since we posted here, hi :D . We've got some news. The Spirit of Sunshine won't be at Speedweek 2016, we aim to be back for 2017...that kind of fits our schedule so far, two years on, two years off. In 2013 we ran 215mph, 2014 we ran 205mph and realised we had to make some chang...
by Dr Goggles
Wed May 06, 2015 7:07 am
Forum: FOR SALE
Topic: more ebay
Replies: 30
Views: 15607

Re: more ebay

Hey Cookie we did :lol: .

And you're right Grumm, look at it now.
by Dr Goggles
Wed Feb 11, 2015 7:58 pm
Forum: Australian Event News
Topic: DLRA RADIO 92.0 on your FM dial
Replies: 9
Views: 4342

Re: DLRA RADIO 92.0 on your FM dial

I might get my head punched in too. :roll:
by Dr Goggles
Fri Jun 20, 2014 8:38 am
Forum: General Information
Topic: Landracing tyre cost
Replies: 8
Views: 3840

Re: Landracing tyre cost

We paid $1500pr in 2005...a house was worth half as much as it is now...........
by Dr Goggles
Thu Jun 19, 2014 8:30 pm
Forum: General Information
Topic: Insurance for Bonneville
Replies: 0
Views: 1638

Insurance for Bonneville

Hi everyone. I have just spoken to President Norm Bradshaw and alerted him that we have a company prepared to offer a 25% discount on travel insurance to DLRA members WHICH WILL COVER YOU TO RUN AT BONNEVILLE. This will also act as a general travel policy. You can also use the company to cover you a...
by Dr Goggles
Wed Apr 30, 2014 8:54 am
Forum: Build Diaries
Topic: Toyota Soarer/Lexus SC400 E/Pro
Replies: 111
Views: 42976

Re: Toyota Soarer/Lexus SC400

doesn't n-e-c-e-ss-a-r-i-l-y have to be on the bonnet. Plenty of high pressure areas on a car......

Jeez, I thought this car must have been preserved in amber by now. :wink:
by Dr Goggles
Thu Feb 20, 2014 6:51 am
Forum: Build Diaries
Topic: mini me lakester.
Replies: 8
Views: 4904

Re: mini me lakester.

I did a project recently with my students to create a CO2 canister powered racer to compete against each other on a 20m timed track. Loosely based on the 'F1 in schools' challenge which annually pits 9 million students against each other to produce a CO2 car using STEM (science,technology,engineeri...