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by Stayt`ie
Mon Jun 13, 2005 9:03 pm
Forum: General Information
Topic: more LSR events
Replies: 9
Views: 6421

more LSR events

The ideal situation would be that all LSR events be held under the umbrella of one organisation, utilising the rules, and classes that are already in place. Since airstrips seem to be the alternative, there should be a set standard run up and timed section, then we could compare apples to apples, th...
by Stayt`ie
Sat Jun 11, 2005 8:22 pm
Forum: Engine Development and Performance
Topic: Ballast
Replies: 12
Views: 10960

remember fella`s this is a "rule of thumb" approach. The reason behind my trying to come up with a formula was that, leading up to the 2004 event (my first as a competitor), i had pretty much all the figures on my bike, eg. horspower, wheelbias, cod, etc. the big unknown was ballast, checked all the...
by Stayt`ie
Fri Jun 10, 2005 11:25 pm
Forum: Engine Development and Performance
Topic: Ballast
Replies: 12
Views: 10960

Ballast

I have worked on this "rule of thumb" (salt) formula with the view that it may help the "newbie racer", establish what ballast he may require. Ballast = Total required driving force at rear wheel, devided by 10, mutiplied by 4. Now i ask those of you that have had many years experience racing on "th...
by Stayt`ie
Fri Jun 10, 2005 8:25 pm
Forum: General Information
Topic: more LSR events
Replies: 9
Views: 6421

more LSR events

The more the better, i recon. There is an airstrip up here thats rumored to be closeing down, i made a few inquiries a couple of weeks ago, however, as its going through the political stage at the moment, no one can give me a straight answer. The strip is in top condition, and at 2073 meters long pl...
by Stayt`ie
Sun May 29, 2005 10:22 am
Forum: Australian Event News
Topic: 2005 video's
Replies: 28
Views: 21718

DLRA 112 wrote:This footage may be a bit old but still on "The Age" Newspaper web site.

http://www.theage.com.au/flash/salt/salt2/salt2.html

Where is Big John ??? as he is in it he may now when it was filmed.

Simon.
This fotage is from the `04 event.