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- Tue Jul 31, 2018 10:20 pm
- Forum: FOR SALE
- Topic: Kestrel 4000 Pocket Weather Tracker,,
- Replies: 5
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I have been using one of these to moniter weather conditions both here and Bonneville, and swear by them when it comes to tuning,, This was my "spare" weather tracker, never been used,, comes with all paperwork and original box,, Purchased a number of years back so letting it go cheap(now) at AU$200...
I have a cuppla photos (old skool) of it, but nothing that shows any detail on the periscope set up,, BUT, go to canadianmotorcyclehalloffame.ca/inductees/2007/bob-williams (sorry, don't know how to add link),, Team Arrow Racing,, you should be able to track him down, best of luck
I say this as a point of conversation/interest, what you are proposing is totally different,, In 2007 maybe 08 at BUB I was talking with the fellas that ran the little red Honda streamliner, the rider layed on his back, forward vision was via a mirror setup,, thay struggled to keep it on track and c...
- Tue Jul 10, 2018 9:09 pm
- Forum: General Information
- Topic: Importing Race Cars to Australia
- Replies: 4
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I have used a company called "California Image" based on the Sunshine Coast (Brisbane) to import Motorcycle LandSpeed bodywork (3 x large boxes) out of LA, thay were good to deal with, their prices were reasonable and the stuff got here in a favourable time frame,, my understanding is that thay also...
Yes, high pivot point will mitigate "tip over", espically if its above the c of g,, In the perfect world you will actuate the skids at jogging pace, yes,, but you may be turning off track and inadvertinaly activate them, maybe in a little loose salt and have a scarey wobble going on where skids down...
Quiet a few years back I had thoughts of doin a liner, but the infustructure to run one made me say "no" :wink: ,, plan was to have the skids made from flat bar (water skies), when retracted thay would conform with the body shape,, air actuated with common ram,, In the scetch above that you have the...
What will be the deal regards "Red Hats" ?,, will folks be elegiable for a Red Hat on a one way pass over the record, or will thay get a hat with setting the record ??,, I am in favour of the hat only if you set the record ,, I would also suggest that the Hats bear a marking that distinguishes them ...
Would like to see the one way records (one hit wonders) discontinued,, thay would detract from the "real" records,, Back in the day I was a sitting member on the North Queensland Divisional Council of ANDRA,, Recall (if memory serves me correctly) a discussion that our drag racing records could only...
- Sun Apr 01, 2018 5:24 pm
- Forum: Australian Event News
- Topic: Headshake at 170mph
- Replies: 10
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More rear brake might have helped transfer some weight back too although on a rigid frame it won't do as much as a sprung rear "squat". beg to differ here,, on a rigid it will throw weight to the rear, similar to towing a rope behind a boat, pulls 'em straight,, however with sprung rear suspenshion,...
- Fri Mar 30, 2018 7:04 pm
- Forum: Chassis, Suspension and Saftey
- Topic: 200 mph plus bike tires
- Replies: 3
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Bridgstone BT003, never had an issue with them,, at most 4% slip,, heaps of passes at 190 to 204,(same front and rear tires been on there for about seven years I think) one pass at 223 and this year 218(gps)