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by DLRA
Wed Sep 19, 2018 11:00 pm
Forum: International Event News
Topic: Turbinator goes Fast
Replies: 10
Views: 284

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: 3101

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: 3101

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: 3101

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: 3101

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: 272

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: 373

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
by DLRA
Wed Aug 15, 2018 1:09 pm
Forum: Australian Event News
Topic: Looking for motorcycle riders near me
Replies: 1
Views: 293

Re: Looking for motorcycle riders near me

G'Day Ant,
we have State Delegates in most States for cars and bikes check out the Contact Us page for details.
http://www.dlra.org.au/contacts.htm
by DLRA
Wed Aug 15, 2018 1:07 pm
Forum: International Event News
Topic: SCTA Speedweek 2018
Replies: 5
Views: 1087

Re: SCTA Speedweek 2018

Busy, busy Speed Week! SW 2018 Update #10 (8/13/18): The salt & courses are still holding up well. There is a real competition for the Hot Rod Trophy this year! It is something to see & history in the making. The Top Speed so far is the Turbinator with a speed of 463.038 mph at the 5 mile and an exi...
by DLRA
Sun Aug 05, 2018 9:37 pm
Forum: FOR SALE
Topic: Kestrel 4000 Pocket Weather Tracker,,
Replies: 5
Views: 532

Re: Kestrel 4000 Pocket Weather Tracker,,

email sent to your forum email address
by DLRA
Sun Aug 05, 2018 6:51 pm
Forum: FOR SALE
Topic: Kestrel 4000 Pocket Weather Tracker,,
Replies: 5
Views: 532

Re: Kestrel 4000 Pocket Weather Tracker,,

Ron if this is still available, I'll buy it.
Been looking at them for a while.
I'll send you an email.
by DLRA
Sun Aug 05, 2018 6:41 pm
Forum: Build Diaries
Topic: Sub 500 EV
Replies: 12
Views: 1331

Re: Sub 500 EV

galderdi wrote:
Thu Aug 02, 2018 5:46 pm
Who can provide some advice on whether the proposed proportions would pass?
You need to contact the Chief Car Inspector or the Technical Chairman.
Their contact details are on the Contact Us page of the DLRA web site

http://www.dlra.org.au/contacts.htm
by DLRA
Tue Jul 31, 2018 6:27 pm
Forum: General Information
Topic: Ben Felten on TV
Replies: 0
Views: 203

Ben Felten on TV

The Channel 7 special on Ben Felten's land speed attempt at Speed Week, Lake Gairdner this year will be broadcast on the "Sunday Night program this Sunday 5th August 2018 at 8.00pm
by DLRA
Sat Jul 28, 2018 5:48 pm
Forum: Build Diaries
Topic: theTRUTH
Replies: 242
Views: 51782

Re: theTRUTH

The feedback about people trying to run periscopes has never been very positive. Quite often they are too small and don't offer a view where the rider / driver can orientate themselves with the horizon or the track. This is after all how you get your balance. You need something with a panoramic view...
by DLRA
Sat Jul 28, 2018 5:40 pm
Forum: General Information
Topic: Phase out of leaded fuel by September 2019.
Replies: 7
Views: 411

Phase out of leaded fuel by September 2019.

As we have previously warned the Minister for Environment will be phasing out leaded fuel exemptions in 2019. We are currently working with suppliers to come up with as many replacement or alternative fuels as we can and will be talking to suppliers again in a months time. I'd be interested to hear ...