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by gennyshovel
Fri Nov 20, 2015 11:42 am
Forum: Build Diaries
Topic: Supercharged CBR250 build
Replies: 333
Views: 146153

Re: Supercharged CBR250 build

The bit that hurt, was the fact that those valves were new, and made of almostunobtanium, @$888 a set,if ya lucky,,I got REAL lucky, and found 10 x intake & 10 x exhaust on gaybay (in a weird section), buy now of best offer, I offered $200, and got 'em :D I just used the last of 'em :roll: As for pi...
by gennyshovel
Thu Nov 19, 2015 11:05 am
Forum: Build Diaries
Topic: Supercharged CBR250 build
Replies: 333
Views: 146153

Re: Supercharged CBR250 build

I guess I should update Laslo's illness post Speedweek 2016, It died http://i156.photobucket.com/albums/t24/generatorshovel/toad%20in%20the%20hole_zpsiw9djhsf.jpg http://i156.photobucket.com/albums/t24/generatorshovel/pot_zpsavxsgeik.jpg http://i156.photobucket.com/albums/t24/generatorshovel/valves_...
by gennyshovel
Thu Nov 19, 2015 10:57 am
Forum: Build Diaries
Topic: It lives
Replies: 304
Views: 124383

Re: It lives

That pesky leak would have the potential to upset your A/F readings Dave, not a good thing for an over stressed engine to deal with (and survive)
Tiny
by gennyshovel
Thu Nov 19, 2015 10:53 am
Forum: General Information
Topic: Heatwave information
Replies: 4
Views: 3307

Re: Heatwave information

To retain my sanity,could anyone please remind me why we race during the hottest part of the year ? Air density ? Hard salt ? (or in the hope the sun can dry wet damp salt) To beat the windy weather ? What were the problems we encountered in relation to holding the 25th event late March, rather than...
by gennyshovel
Wed Nov 04, 2015 5:06 pm
Forum: Australian Event News
Topic: Rain
Replies: 3
Views: 2843

Re: Rain

:wink: She'll be apples
by gennyshovel
Sat Oct 03, 2015 3:25 pm
Forum: Chassis, Suspension and Saftey
Topic: CB Radio..
Replies: 13
Views: 8482

Re: CB Radio..

Now that the wizbang 80 channel UHF radios seem to be taking over the world, how well do they work with the "old" 40 channel units ? (I need one for the newly acquired 4 wheeled sacrifice to the salt gods)
by gennyshovel
Mon Jul 20, 2015 9:46 pm
Forum: General Information
Topic: Mats
Replies: 10
Views: 6705

Re: Mats

Yep, they are really good, seen them in use at our local Ag show, but they are not an easily transportable item. They need to be laid and then filled with something, sand, gravel, salt etc. So will need a loader or bobcat or something. Not sure how the powers that be would be with that??? Cheers Ia...
by gennyshovel
Mon Jul 20, 2015 9:43 pm
Forum: General Information
Topic: Mats
Replies: 10
Views: 6705

Re: Mats

That thought has entered my grey matter too Norm,a training exercise maybe ?
The squeaky wheel always gets greased 1st :wink:
by gennyshovel
Sun Jul 19, 2015 10:36 am
Forum: Build Diaries
Topic: Gas Turbine streamliner
Replies: 64
Views: 36055

Re: Gas Turbine streamliner

Ian, you need to contact Anders,,,,
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bIT4sAxYJjU
Tiny
by gennyshovel
Wed Jul 01, 2015 10:57 am
Forum: Chassis, Suspension and Saftey
Topic: Crosswinds
Replies: 33
Views: 13359

Re: Crosswinds

Yeah Rod, the topic is well worth ongoing discussion, I was hit my an invisible air blast in 2006 while flat out on the postie, front end went 1st, followed by the back, lucky for me I was closer to the right of the track, I was quickly deposited on the left side, then before I decided what to to, t...
by gennyshovel
Sun Jun 14, 2015 7:07 pm
Forum: Australian Event News
Topic: Trent Clare
Replies: 64
Views: 30839

Re: Trent Clare

That's the news we have been waiting for, good onya Trent !
by gennyshovel
Mon Jun 01, 2015 6:51 pm
Forum: General Information
Topic: Mats
Replies: 10
Views: 6705

Mats

Rob Wilson (#1197) found these,
http://www.diamondgrid.com.au/
by gennyshovel
Fri May 15, 2015 12:08 pm
Forum: Australian Event News
Topic: Speed Week 2015
Replies: 39
Views: 21641

Re: Speed Week 2015

24 minutes of how not to ride a Harley in bulldust, Ask Phil Cvirn how it should be done, he did it in the 90's
Hopefully episode 36 will show some racing (& queue jumping?)
Tiny
by gennyshovel
Thu May 07, 2015 3:40 pm
Forum: Chassis, Suspension and Saftey
Topic: Rule change proposal- weight sheet as part of scrutineers
Replies: 11
Views: 6082

Re: Rule change proposal- weight sheet as part of scrutineers

Anyone who does not realise the importance of CG/CP relationship may need to watch this Terry Nish interview :-
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a7aa_Tc ... e=youtu.be
by gennyshovel
Mon Apr 27, 2015 2:53 pm
Forum: Australian Event News
Topic: Lake Condition for March 2015
Replies: 96
Views: 44895

Re: Lake Condition for March 2015

Norm wrote:That would be great. Track for bikes and a track for cars. YAHOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO
Why ?