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by gennyshovel
Sun Jan 01, 2017 1:51 pm
Forum: General Information
Topic: APOLIGY TO ALL MEMBERS AND RACERS
Replies: 12
Views: 5607

Re: APOLIGY TO ALL MEMBERS AND RACERS

Best wishes from TwoBob Engineering , Bobs are very important, healthy Bobs are happy Bobs, chin up mate, you will do it.
Tiny & the "other" Bob
by gennyshovel
Thu Dec 15, 2016 7:22 pm
Forum: Build Diaries
Topic: WA rookie team have a Hudson Terraplane
Replies: 191
Views: 102199

Re: WA rookie team have a Hudson Terraplane

Very enjoyable build diary Gus, be sure not to do a "Frase" and pump all the oil up top & starve the bottom :shock: ,,that was a learning curve that hurt.
by gennyshovel
Thu Dec 15, 2016 7:20 pm
Forum: Australian Event News
Topic: Speed Week 2017
Replies: 10
Views: 8807

Re: Speed Week 2017

Thanks for sharing Greg(s) & a BIG thank you to all who took the time to travel to the area to do the hard yakka .
by gennyshovel
Wed Dec 07, 2016 7:16 pm
Forum: Build Diaries
Topic: Supercharged CBR250 build
Replies: 333
Views: 140805

Re: Supercharged CBR250 build

It's almost full steam ahead with the engine reassembly, the head should be home within a week, with a valve job that actually seals , although Iv'e knocked up a jig to hold shims while diamond grinding the thickness down (I was down to the 1.2mm minimum size before the seats were recut), & have a p...
by gennyshovel
Wed Dec 07, 2016 7:06 pm
Forum: Australian Event News
Topic: Speed Week 2017
Replies: 10
Views: 8807

Re: Speed Week 2017

I'm interested as well Norm, any info should be shared, when & if available, especially regarding the ramp/access area asap
by gennyshovel
Sun Oct 30, 2016 8:58 am
Forum: Engine Development and Performance
Topic: Two engines to make one?
Replies: 22
Views: 11977

Re: Two engines to make one?

Thanks for all the replies. The concept is a two stroke, two cranks joined together inline, two crank cases modified into one. Does that sound like a single engine? Thanks for input It sure sounds like "one engine" to me ,,Arial square fours had 2 cranks, coupled by gears. You cant be in modified (...
by gennyshovel
Sun Aug 28, 2016 9:05 am
Forum: International Event News
Topic: BMST 2016
Replies: 18
Views: 8175

Re: BMST 2016

Yeah :D go fast & stay upright Boys, Girls & the Bones :wink:
by gennyshovel
Fri Aug 19, 2016 3:06 pm
Forum: Build Diaries
Topic: Supercharged CBR250 build
Replies: 333
Views: 140805

Re: Supercharged CBR250 build

When is a hole. not a hole ? https://youtu.be/v205ISys5o4 This is a rather late post Speedweek 2016 update, yup, we did it again,,,, NEXT year will be year #5 , and with a bit less boost, a bit fatter mixture, a bit more piston crown thickness (stock C/R) a bit more cam overlap, a bit less gearing, ...
by gennyshovel
Sun Aug 07, 2016 5:49 pm
Forum: General Information
Topic: Motorcycle build 250 tips
Replies: 22
Views: 10814

Re: Motorcycle build 250 tips

Welcome Darren Is that powder coating you have used on the XT head & barrel ? Remember, we race in 40 degree + temps !9" rear huh ? have you researched 19" H rated rear tyre availability (unless the tyre you choose is suitable for front or rear use (you must provide documentation that it us @ scruti...
by gennyshovel
Mon Mar 07, 2016 11:25 am
Forum: Australian Event News
Topic: Speedweek 2016
Replies: 60
Views: 32976

Re: Speedweek 2016

luke111 wrote: I'll just have to wait I guess....
You have just discovered the biggest part of land speed racing Luke,,,,,,,,,,,,waiting,,,,,,,,,,, :wink:
by gennyshovel
Sun Feb 14, 2016 6:23 pm
Forum: General Information
Topic: 2016 Satellite Imaging
Replies: 14
Views: 8274

Re: 2016 Satellite Imaging

:D :D :D :wink:
by gennyshovel
Sun Feb 14, 2016 6:21 pm
Forum: Australian Event News
Topic: Speedweek 2016
Replies: 60
Views: 32976

Re: Speedweek 2016

Regarding the condition of the ramp area, I think that we should look at giving the area a light scrape at the end of the racing. Use a lighter weight beam that could be towed around with a 4WD to knock the edges off the tire ruts as the salt tends to grow on anything like this that sits above the ...
by gennyshovel
Tue Feb 09, 2016 9:10 am
Forum: Australian Event News
Topic: Speedweek 2016
Replies: 60
Views: 32976

Re: Speedweek 2016

Good stuff Scott, thank you.
Tiny
by gennyshovel
Tue Feb 09, 2016 9:09 am
Forum: General Information
Topic: 2016 Satellite Imaging
Replies: 14
Views: 8274

Re: 2016 Satellite Imaging

Thanks again Paul, it took a while to download the images, but it happened eventually,,,
Tiny
by gennyshovel
Tue Feb 09, 2016 9:07 am
Forum: Engine Development and Performance
Topic: last ditch effort
Replies: 9
Views: 5495

Re: last ditch effort

It seems you have caught my "backwards forwards" disease Gary, unfortunately, the only cure involves lining up all the planets ? Most of mine lined up briefly, then my headgasket decided to water the oil,,,,,,,,, Step away, and let the thought process do it's thing, is all I can suggest, then hope f...