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by swello
Mon Feb 24, 2014 3:55 pm
Forum: Australian Event News
Topic: On the Road
Replies: 21
Views: 11425

Re: On the Road

GGGGGGGGRRREEEEEEEEN as can because I can't make a return visit to get some saline solution
Good luck and top pace to all the competitors (except MG175) :)
by swello
Mon Mar 18, 2013 2:38 pm
Forum: General Information
Topic: Need information.
Replies: 8
Views: 4494

Re: Need information.

Hi Sam, We competed in 175MG class this year (after being washed out the last couple). The bike is an IT 175 Yamaha '82 model and we had 4 days running 'till it detonated. Peak speed recorded was 91.8mph with the flying mile @ 89.502. More than happy with the results for a small budget.The whole Sal...
by swello
Thu Jan 17, 2013 5:34 pm
Forum: Australian Event News
Topic: First time Start Line assistant
Replies: 28
Views: 15321

Re: First time Start Line assistant

I am a start line virgin as well. I have nominated for a couple of sessions and would get some benefit from the manuals as well.
Team ; The IT problem. cheers
by swello
Thu Oct 11, 2012 1:04 pm
Forum: General Information
Topic: Phillip Island Moto GP
Replies: 1
Views: 1737

Re: Phillip Island Moto GP

I'm riding down from Sydney. Will check the flag action.
by swello
Fri Sep 21, 2012 11:34 am
Forum: General Information
Topic: Acceleration
Replies: 1
Views: 2211

Acceleration

Max Evans All Marine Spares 10a Wilmette Place. Mona Vale. NSW. Australia. 2103. ( Free Phone: 1 800 677 436 ) Mob: +61 417 246 104 ) Office: +61 2 9997 2788 ) Fax: +61 2 9997 7611 * Email: max@allmar.com.au It's pretty amazing information even if you don't care about racing. Let's try to comprehend...
by swello
Mon Jul 16, 2012 3:46 pm
Forum: General Information
Topic: 2012 Speed Week T-Shirts
Replies: 6
Views: 4519

Re: 2012 Speed Week T-Shirts

Collectors items!
by swello
Thu Jun 14, 2012 5:54 pm
Forum: General Information
Topic: Motorcycle leaters
Replies: 44
Views: 23587

Re: Motorcycle leaters

Thanks Pete,
I have read that rule a few times and allways thought there must be more to it.
I,m sure metal zips are stipulated in the DLRA rules somewhere?
Swello
by swello
Thu Jun 14, 2012 10:04 am
Forum: General Information
Topic: Motorcycle leaters
Replies: 44
Views: 23587

Motorcycle leaters

Hello gents and others, I have a question re zippers on m/cycle leathers. Do ALL the zips have to be metal? If the perimeter (350deg )zip on a two piece is metal, and stitched to the leather, will the suit comply if the zips on the chest and the vents are not metal? Cheers Swello Fastest IT 175 in A...
by swello
Tue May 22, 2012 11:26 am
Forum: General Information
Topic: Who's doing what on their week off.
Replies: 13
Views: 6639

Re: Who's doing what on their week off.

Cancell the hols and repair the missisrift.

Is OMEO a go?
by swello
Mon May 21, 2012 10:09 am
Forum: General Information
Topic: Lake Inspections 2012
Replies: 116
Views: 59930

Re: Lake Inspections 2012

Another thankyou repeater from another disapointed team. Unfortunately "you can't change mother nature"
With three washouts in a row, you'd reckon we are due for a good hand next time!
Swello, Dan, Ian and Ron
by swello
Thu May 10, 2012 6:40 pm
Forum: General Information
Topic: Lake Inspections 2012
Replies: 116
Views: 59930

Re: Lake Inspections 2012

Thanks for all the continual updates, they keep us positive. Hope the DEH inspection goes to plan.
See you soon speedsters.
The fastest (and only)IT175 in Avalon.
Swello
by swello
Thu May 03, 2012 6:45 pm
Forum: General Information
Topic: Lake Inspections 2012
Replies: 116
Views: 59930

Re: Lake Inspections 2012

I have had trouble finding this thread and have posted a comment on the 2012 news to that effect. Thanks for the effort from the "inspectors". As is the case with all of us peripheral petrol heads/lookers on, we are so gratefull for the news and are stinging for the event to proceed. Has the volunte...
by swello
Thu May 03, 2012 2:24 pm
Forum: General Information
Topic: Lake inspection dates
Replies: 11
Views: 13435

Re: Lake inspection dates

Hello salt faithfull
I can't find the latest lake inspection reports (post 24th march).
Is there a different site/forum for the scheduled inspetions?
Looking forward to the big white dyno...Swello
by swello
Fri Mar 23, 2012 2:23 pm
Forum: Australian Event News
Topic: 2012 Speedeeek Rain Date and other stuff
Replies: 19
Views: 13731

Re: 2012 Speedeeek Rain Date and other stuff

[quote="IN2VWS"]Yes, a new volunteer register will be needed. That everyone (including racers) must volunteer for half a day, and then race the other half of the day. I was on all sorts of registered tasks for the washed out event and I was looking forward as much to those jobs as I was to racing. C...
by swello
Wed Mar 14, 2012 4:17 pm
Forum: Australian Event News
Topic: Lake condition and forecast
Replies: 209
Views: 114194

Re: Lake condition and forecast

Sorry about the turf tyre comment, it was tongue in cheek. Just trying to brighten up the inner petrol head!