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by DLRA
Sat Nov 10, 2018 10:20 am
Forum: General Information
Topic: Working Bee 2018
Replies: 1
Views: 200

Working Bee 2018

Here's some photos and a very brief report from the working bee.

http://www.dlra.org.au/working-bee2018.htm
by DLRA
Sat Oct 27, 2018 9:34 am
Forum: WANTED
Topic: GAA and GAF Ford engines
Replies: 0
Views: 252

GAA and GAF Ford engines

Hi this is John Dishman and I have a collection of WWII tanks that uses GAA and GAF Ford engines. I am looking for parts and engines to help restore a couple of tanks. I know that a lot of racers uses the GAA engines and take off the stock parts. I am looking for any and all parts or entire engine t...
by DLRA
Wed Oct 24, 2018 8:16 pm
Forum: General Information
Topic: Lake condition report 24/10/2018
Replies: 0
Views: 257

Lake condition report 24/10/2018

So, I suppose your wondering what the salt at Lake Gairdner is like right now? Well Korey Bligh, team manager from Target 550 was out there today. "Just got back. Everything is good!! The salt is as nice as it was last November. At least in front of the canteen. We walked out a hundred meters or so....
by DLRA
Sun Oct 21, 2018 10:13 am
Forum: Australian Event News
Topic: 2019 Rulebook changes
Replies: 1
Views: 390

2019 Rulebook changes

There's a few very important changes this year, so I've compiled them all into a document, hopefully this will make it easier to see what affects you, if any.
The 2019 Rulebook is nearly finished and will be available soon.

https://www.dlra.org.au/docs/2019dlra-r ... hanges.pdf
by DLRA
Thu Oct 18, 2018 4:11 pm
Forum: General Information
Topic: Phase out of leaded fuel by September 2019.
Replies: 10
Views: 949

Re: Phase out of leaded fuel by September 2019.

I have had a good response from VP fuels and they say they are developing new fuels to provide options for all sorts of race vehicles.
I can't promise anything, but I do pass along any info that I can.
by DLRA
Thu Oct 11, 2018 10:50 am
Forum: Australian Event News
Topic: 2019 Speed Week logo
Replies: 1
Views: 308

2019 Speed Week logo

Very pleased with this on several levels.
Congratulations to Rob Waters (truck), David Plecas (bike) and Team Terraplane (Gus Cooper, John Harvey Darren Banks)

Image
by DLRA
Sun Sep 23, 2018 12:57 pm
Forum: General Information
Topic: LID LIFTER
Replies: 0
Views: 1147

LID LIFTER

We are always looking at new safety devices and ways of doing things. One of our committee, Rod Drabsch came across this device and put it past our Event Doctor who reckons it is an improvement on the "pillow" that has been around. It's used to get your helmet off without stressing or straining your...
by DLRA
Sun Sep 23, 2018 12:46 pm
Forum: Australian Event News
Topic: Races on TV, and a couple of questions.
Replies: 7
Views: 6568

Re: Races on TV, and a couple of questions.

Kezza, this post was made back in 2004
by DLRA
Wed Sep 19, 2018 11:00 pm
Forum: International Event News
Topic: Turbinator goes Fast
Replies: 11
Views: 1958

Re: Turbinator goes Fast

Consistant 8) ,, im wondering if pulling the thing up has them not taking the next step, how much braking length do thay have on this course :?: They need almost twice the distance to pull up. I was reading something the other day and this came up, I was surprised at the start, but when you think a...
by DLRA
Sat Aug 25, 2018 4:29 pm
Forum: DLRA Members
Topic: Two way runs for 2019
Replies: 35
Views: 5217

Re: Two way runs for 2019

G'Day Chris, It is the time shown on the timing slip. There is only one time shown on the timing slip, I'll have to check with the timers exactly what time that is. The SCTA interpretation is an hour. It was the opinion of the committee that they did not want to give them that long and that if they ...
by DLRA
Sat Aug 25, 2018 1:04 pm
Forum: DLRA Members
Topic: Two way runs for 2019
Replies: 35
Views: 5217

Re: Two way runs for 2019

Ummmm, so with multiple entries using the one vehicle,, each rider/driver can only make their individual qualifying pass on the day, then all front the next morning for record return run :?: Ok, I'll try and step this out to see if it helps. The rule is; For vehicles where there are multiple riders...
by DLRA
Sat Aug 25, 2018 12:37 pm
Forum: DLRA Members
Topic: Two way runs for 2019
Replies: 35
Views: 5217

Re: Two way runs for 2019

I have an Oil Tank for my 2 Stroke Oil Injection will that be sealed or should that read All Fuel/Gas Tanks? It's only gas classes that get checked, I'm assuming they would seal your oil tank as well/ What is happening with Engine Capacity Measurement, is that going to happen? It is mentioned in th...
by DLRA
Fri Aug 24, 2018 5:28 pm
Forum: DLRA Members
Topic: Two way runs for 2019
Replies: 35
Views: 5217

Re: Two way runs for 2019

As they say in the classics, hawk, I have some good news and some not so good news. I was saving this up for a news release in the near future, but seeing as how the question has been asked, now is as good a time as any Firstly let me say that what has been decided was not done in haste, there was s...
by DLRA
Thu Aug 23, 2018 11:59 am
Forum: Australian Event News
Topic: On-line Entry portal is now up
Replies: 0
Views: 834

On-line Entry portal is now up

The On-line Entry portal is now up and running, entrants can apply and pay on-line,
payment options for lake entry, DLRA camping and t-shirts.

http://www.dlra.org.au/online-booking.htm
by DLRA
Thu Aug 23, 2018 11:57 am
Forum: General Information
Topic: Volunteers Register is now open for 2019
Replies: 0
Views: 978

Volunteers Register is now open for 2019

The Volunteers Register is now open for 2019. All entrants must nominate for at least one job during Speed Week. Members and supporters are more than welcome to nominate as well, we can't run an event without our amazing volunteers.
http://www.dlra.org.au/volunteers/index.htm