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by harky
Thu Dec 14, 2017 8:40 am
Forum: International Event News
Topic: Cook’s Top 1 Oil, 2018 Land Speed Shootout 2018
Replies: 4
Views: 146

Re: Cook’s Top 1 Oil, 2018 Land Speed Shootout 2018

ronnie greg s altitude advise is spot on loss of appetite is common , and after a few days can leave you very energy depleated we take a very portable ultra violet light water purification unit , poke the unit in a litre bottle of water for a minute and means water is drinkable some gyms have altitu...
by harky
Thu Nov 30, 2017 11:21 am
Forum: General Information
Topic: Ambulance Insurance
Replies: 2
Views: 237

Re: Ambulance Insurance

This is worth clearing up for everyone We are in SA , and have top Bupa cover ,and are over 50. so Ambulance cover is an “ addition “ but does not include interstate cover The Australia wide cover seems to need different arrangements. depending on the state you are in . This year we bought” Ambulanc...
by harky
Fri Nov 24, 2017 7:30 pm
Forum: Build Diaries
Topic: FEET FORWARD AG1350
Replies: 5
Views: 170

Re: FEET FORWARD AG1350

2019 is the plan —— may be
as we all know any project can take years !
a lot of this is meant to be a simple lay out ———- famous last words —- you can quote me !
by harky
Fri Nov 24, 2017 7:02 pm
Forum: Build Diaries
Topic: FEET FORWARD AG1350
Replies: 5
Views: 170

Re: FEET FORWARD AG1350

Chis the frame / rails are as i intend , there will be some mono sheet work between them , the carbon fibre seat ( you can’t see it , is from one of my recumbent road —- push bikes ) ( yep some of us pedal as well ) i may have some sort of centre board between my legs that helps me grip and stay in ...
by harky
Fri Nov 24, 2017 6:41 pm
Forum: Build Diaries
Topic: FEET FORWARD AG1350
Replies: 5
Views: 170

Re: FEET FORWARD AG1350

So TinyPics is working for me
This is as the project looks today
the engine / frame will be 50 mm lower , and that will change my sitting angle
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The plan is this “ might “ be ready for 2019
by harky
Fri Nov 24, 2017 5:01 pm
Forum: Build Diaries
Topic: FEET FORWARD AG1350
Replies: 5
Views: 170

FEET FORWARD AG1350

Ok my build diary Any and all comments / advice welcome ——— be gentle my ego may be damaged The Feet Forward ( FF) is , for me ,is a way to help me over come my inabality to ride in a serious squat position ie knees to the chest . so far my 2 bikes have been lay forward , feet back . This means my h...
by harky
Mon Nov 20, 2017 9:08 pm
Forum: Build Diaries
Topic: theTRUTH
Replies: 206
Views: 17245

Re: theTRUTH

ok while we are on this topic the FF thing i have started ( built diary to follow - one day soon ) will have Centre hub steering ( being made as we speak) bones , greg —-what “ caster “ would you set the “ king pin” ? i am along way off doing that adjustment, but we are discussing this stuff @ the m...
by harky
Thu Oct 19, 2017 3:50 pm
Forum: Build Diaries
Topic: Gas Turbine streamliner
Replies: 62
Views: 14834

Re: Gas Turbine streamliner

it’s very interesting to watch your s and everyone else’s projects thanks for the regular updates if we have to put up with the beeeee buzzzing noises ( 2 smokes ) your noise will be different ——need ear muffs just like an airport worker in time there will be some seriously fast stuff to watch and l...
by harky
Fri Oct 06, 2017 10:45 pm
Forum: Build Diaries
Topic: theTRUTH
Replies: 206
Views: 17245

Re: theTRUTH

DRINK ,!
😍
by harky
Thu Oct 05, 2017 7:17 pm
Forum: FOR SALE
Topic: MPS G 1350 Kawasaki GPZ 1100 B1
Replies: 0
Views: 285

MPS G 1350 Kawasaki GPZ 1100 B1

Kawasaki GPZ1100 B1 1981/2 This bike has run in MPS G 1350 for a few years I has run 158 mph on the short course (still wheel spinning @that speed) It uses a Motec M4 engine ECU the bike would be very suited to the new CLASSIC class (air cooled, 2valve) would need to be converted to carbys. As is , ...
by harky
Thu Sep 21, 2017 12:54 pm
Forum: Build Diaries
Topic: theTRUTH
Replies: 206
Views: 17245

Re: theTRUTH

pps
means the clutch thrust can " push" against the tube system as well
ok that enough
harky
by harky
Thu Sep 21, 2017 12:43 pm
Forum: Build Diaries
Topic: theTRUTH
Replies: 206
Views: 17245

Re: theTRUTH

ps
nice clutch
by harky
Thu Sep 21, 2017 12:33 pm
Forum: Build Diaries
Topic: theTRUTH
Replies: 206
Views: 17245

Re: theTRUTH

Ok , my turn
drill and tap each end of the shaft 8 or 10 mm ,bolt and thick "washer " on each end , wont effect shaft strength,
then have tube spacers between all components, everything is kept and contained in position
there
that's my $o.o1 worth
harky
by harky
Tue Jul 11, 2017 9:28 pm
Forum: Build Diaries
Topic: theTRUTH
Replies: 206
Views: 17245

Re: theTRUTH

you need traction control -------- and BIG STABILITY WHEELS
be rude to call them trainer wheels
mine will have retracting wheels ------ that's a better term

Ps --------- hold on tight
by harky
Fri Jun 30, 2017 8:53 pm
Forum: Build Diaries
Topic: theTRUTH
Replies: 206
Views: 17245

Re: theTRUTH

WE ALL still need trainer wheels maybe we should call them low-speed stability wheels that sounds and looks better if any of these things we are planning ,fall over , it will take a crane to pick them up Richard S weapon looked stable @ low speed , he is a very experienced operator keep the ideas an...