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by SCTAChiefTimer
Mon Feb 24, 2014 12:21 pm
Forum: Australian Event News
Topic: On the Road
Replies: 21
Views: 10698

Re: On the Road

Thanks for the tip and I plan on hitting the Big4 either Thursday night or Friday sometime (the reservation is Thursday). It depends on how much fun I am having at the Clipsal 500 on Thursday. A good buddy of mine from Brisbane Barry Lockwood will be meeting me if I stay until Friday in Adelaide. We...
by SCTAChiefTimer
Mon Feb 24, 2014 10:18 am
Forum: Australian Event News
Topic: On the Road
Replies: 21
Views: 10698

Re: On the Road

Finishing the last bit of packing. Sandee and I will be off to Oz tonight flying that awesome 14 hour flight to Sydney on the less than impressive Airbus A380. In Sydney I will kiss my bride and wave goodbye. I catch a plane south to Adelaide and will retrieve my camper van and head for Port Augusta...
by SCTAChiefTimer
Sat Feb 22, 2014 5:20 pm
Forum: Build Diaries
Topic: Honda MG & MF 750
Replies: 333
Views: 120642

Re: Honda MG & MF 750

Hi Johno! It is this type of dedication that makes land speed racers a unique breed. Try to find that .001 of a second over possibly five miles and you get these late nights and (hopefully) understanding spouses. Thank God for our families. Keep up the work on the bumblebee and let her scream on the...
by SCTAChiefTimer
Fri Feb 21, 2014 6:01 am
Forum: Australian Event News
Topic: weather
Replies: 69
Views: 33734

Re: weather

Hey Cookey!
Your pictures are making me so happy that the salt is dry and it is just making me wish that I was already on the plane headed south. Thank you for getting those great shots and giving all of more salt fever than we already have. 3 days and counting.....
by SCTAChiefTimer
Fri Feb 14, 2014 5:30 pm
Forum: DLRA Members
Topic: New Tech Inspection Tents
Replies: 15
Views: 10256

Re: New Tech Inspection Tents

Colin is on to a good design. For those that have been to Bonneville we use this type of standard flat top canopy and it is really great. It is somewhat more simple here in So. Cal. as many of the "swap meet" sellers use the flat style canopies so there are many standard suppiers of these parts. Thi...
by SCTAChiefTimer
Fri Feb 14, 2014 5:12 pm
Forum: General Information
Topic: Welcome to the Forum
Replies: 8
Views: 10123

Re: Welcome to the Forum

I am going to visit a friend or two in Brisbane and then to Sydney to accompany my lovely wife to an Australian National Arabian horse show. My friensds in Brisbane live in Wights Mountain and I have a friend from Manly (Brisbane) that is going to meet me at the event at Lake Gairdner. It will be a ...
by SCTAChiefTimer
Fri Feb 14, 2014 5:05 pm
Forum: Australian Event News
Topic: Volunteers - Timing van
Replies: 15
Views: 7794

Re: Volunteers - Timing van

Alright guys it will be great seeing you again and meeting you if not. I do think that we have met Paul and it will be good to get reacquainted. I will look for the Jag. I even talked a buddy of mine from Brisbane into coming down and staying a few days, maybe we can get him into the mix. I have bee...
by SCTAChiefTimer
Fri Feb 14, 2014 5:36 am
Forum: Australian Event News
Topic: Volunteers - Timing van
Replies: 15
Views: 7794

Re: Volunteers - Timing van

Hey Greg! If you find yourself in a pinch I will be there to help. I am coming to Lake Gairdner on Friday or Saturday and plan on spending most of the week with the DRLA. I am very keen to see how the Tag wireless system is working and what limitations it has. We are looking into constructing a syst...
by SCTAChiefTimer
Fri Feb 14, 2014 4:48 am
Forum: General Information
Topic: Welcome to the Forum
Replies: 8
Views: 10123

Re: Welcome to the Forum

Dear DRLA staff and Members: I am looking forward to joining you at this year's Speed Week. I would like to thank Mr. Bob Ellis and Mr. Cled Davies for their kind invitation. I will first stop at the Clipsal 500 on Thursday to have a look at their operation and then head to Port Augusta. The followi...