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by BIG GAZ
Sun Dec 20, 2020 7:45 pm
Forum: Build Diaries
Topic: Shaguar
Replies: 646
Views: 492450

Re: Shaguar

It will stay green.
"Green is nice"
"Dig the crazy hue"
by BIG GAZ
Fri Dec 04, 2020 9:44 am
Forum: Build Diaries
Topic: Shaguar
Replies: 646
Views: 492450

Re: Shaguar

Well, after waiting three years for a freshen up i finally have the rebuilt Jaguar V12 in my shed. It is bored and stroked to 6 litres, comp about 15:1 so obviously on methanol/E85 and NA for this iteration. I am getting Dick at Savy Motorsport in Melbourne to make up a dry sump pan for it as well a...
by BIG GAZ
Wed Mar 21, 2018 3:03 pm
Forum: Australian Event News
Topic: 2018 Speed Week
Replies: 8
Views: 8184

2018 Speed Week

What a great time we had this year. A huge thank you to all those people who helped to make the event the best run one to date. Also the club appreciates all the help from up to 80 volunteers every morning to help move the mats. I know I had a captive audience but on the whole everyone got in and go...
by BIG GAZ
Mon Jan 15, 2018 12:43 pm
Forum: Australian Event News
Topic: Trent Clare
Replies: 64
Views: 60375

Re: Trent Clare

Great news!
Can wait to get back there, have a beer or three and chew the fat with the flies.
GAZ
by BIG GAZ
Mon Jan 08, 2018 10:22 am
Forum: Australian Event News
Topic: Trent Clare
Replies: 64
Views: 60375

Re: Trent Clare

It would be great to see Trent and the whole Clare team, even for just a couple of days. Especially with the World Speed Trials on.
Gaz
by BIG GAZ
Tue Aug 15, 2017 10:11 am
Forum: Build Diaries
Topic: Shaguar
Replies: 646
Views: 492450

Re: Shaguar

I have a number of projects on the run at the moment with three engine rebuilds being done in three different cities in two states. The Falcon is the third priority as the other two need to be finished by Feb next year. I think it is unlikely at this stage unless I win the lottery and can farm the w...
by BIG GAZ
Mon Aug 14, 2017 5:12 pm
Forum: Build Diaries
Topic: Shaguar
Replies: 646
Views: 492450

Re: Shaguar

No he didn't. He is talking about the ED Falcon look alike. Getting two trailered cars to the salt will be problematic, and expensive. I might have to get another bus!
GAZ
by BIG GAZ
Mon Aug 14, 2017 10:25 am
Forum: Build Diaries
Topic: Shaguar
Replies: 646
Views: 492450

Re: Shaguar

The NA V12 is being stripped and checked in Geelong. Big valves, head work, bored and stroked to about 6 ltr, 12:1 comp, Manley H beam rods, forged steel crank. I am just chasing up some camshafts at the moment then it can be buttoned up and brought home to Sydney where I will do the fuel rails and ...
by BIG GAZ
Wed Jun 14, 2017 3:09 pm
Forum: Build Diaries
Topic: WA rookie team have a Hudson Terraplane
Replies: 191
Views: 186731

Re: WA rookie team have a Hudson Terraplane

Harky,

"so far 120mph for$2000---imagine how fast I can go for $20,000"

now that is an example of logarithmic growth!
...just sayin'

GAZ
by BIG GAZ
Wed Jun 14, 2017 2:24 pm
Forum: Build Diaries
Topic: WA rookie team have a Hudson Terraplane
Replies: 191
Views: 186731

Re: WA rookie team have a Hudson Terraplane

If two wraps of 100mph tape increases the rating to 200mph then it is not exponential. It is linear.
Just saying...sorry, couldn't help myself.
:)
by BIG GAZ
Tue Jun 13, 2017 3:11 pm
Forum: Build Diaries
Topic: WA rookie team have a Hudson Terraplane
Replies: 191
Views: 186731

Re: WA rookie team have a Hudson Terraplane

That's gunna be one fast pallet!
by BIG GAZ
Sat May 20, 2017 12:58 pm
Forum: Build Diaries
Topic: WA rookie team have a Hudson Terraplane
Replies: 191
Views: 186731

Re: WA rookie team have a Hudson Terraplane

Onward and upward
Things could always be worse!
Gaz
by BIG GAZ
Sat Mar 25, 2017 6:28 pm
Forum: Build Diaries
Topic: WA rookie team have a Hudson Terraplane
Replies: 191
Views: 186731

Re: WA rookie team have a Hudson Terraplane

Guys
It was pleasure meeting you and the team finally. Thanks for taking the time to answer all my questions re your build. Next year will be very exciting'
GAZ
by BIG GAZ
Sat Jan 07, 2017 2:07 pm
Forum: General Information
Topic: APOLIGY TO ALL MEMBERS AND RACERS
Replies: 12
Views: 10830

Re: APOLIGY TO ALL MEMBERS AND RACERS

Good on you mate.
See you soon buddy
GAZ
by BIG GAZ
Tue Dec 20, 2016 2:49 pm
Forum: Build Diaries
Topic: WA rookie team have a Hudson Terraplane
Replies: 191
Views: 186731

Re: WA rookie team have a Hudson Terraplane

More than correct!