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by harky
Wed Feb 21, 2018 8:29 am
Forum: Australian Event News
Topic: Condition of lake
Replies: 12
Views: 657

Re: Condition of lake

ok
relax , the “effect” from the cyclone seems to be sliding west of our playground
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by harky
Mon Feb 12, 2018 1:44 pm
Forum: Build Diaries
Topic: Another V8 bike
Replies: 35
Views: 3513

Re: Another V8 bike

belt guard
belt guard
beltguard
i’ve seen people tangled in unguarded stuff
and it ain’t nice
blood and screaming ——— still can hear it
and that was 20 years ago
by harky
Mon Feb 05, 2018 8:21 pm
Forum: Build Diaries
Topic: It lives
Replies: 298
Views: 70189

Re: It lives

Ronnie 2 smokes require a 7lb pre run stabalilisation , saturation period so the co- efficient between the linea expansion of the rotating bits and the non smoke producing bits can be pre stressed to help with the eardrum destroying noise outcome Dave has it sussd to perfection both in terms of nois...
by harky
Sat Feb 03, 2018 2:33 pm
Forum: General Information
Topic: Bit of land speed history return to OZ
Replies: 3
Views: 230

Re: Bit of land speed history return to OZ

Ronnie as a little harky , ( 1968–9 -70 ) i went to beach land speed meetings in Tasmania some were at a ( then remote ) beach , common name was 7 mile beach ( guess how long it was ) ( north western Tas , near Port Sorrell , off the Exeter Highway) chat with you @ the lake cheers older ——- harky
by harky
Sat Feb 03, 2018 9:49 am
Forum: General Information
Topic: Bit of land speed history return to OZ
Replies: 3
Views: 230

Bit of land speed history return to OZ

good to see a bike that set some speed history coming back to Australia
the auction price is staggering
wonder who bought it ?
i volunteer to ride it @ lake Gairdner

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2018-02-03/v ... on/9390634
by harky
Fri Jan 26, 2018 2:12 pm
Forum: Build Diaries
Topic: APS/G 250
Replies: 238
Views: 52680

Re: APS/G 250

AKA
beehive corner
bliss ???
by harky
Tue Jan 16, 2018 4:38 pm
Forum: FOR SALE
Topic: MPS G 1350 Kawasaki GPZ 1100 B1
Replies: 1
Views: 655

Re: MPS G 1350 Kawasaki GPZ 1100 B1

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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: 398

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: 461

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: 405

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: 405

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: 405

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: 405

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: 207
Views: 29248

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: 18962

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...