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by Reverend Hedgash
Thu Nov 11, 2010 1:25 pm
Forum: FOR SALE
Topic: Another weirdo home build custom
Replies: 2
Views: 2759

Another weirdo home build custom

Okay, I can see this on the Lake... maybe. Someone has put a lot of work into it at least... good for a smile

http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/Costum-m ... 43a30ca78f
by Reverend Hedgash
Tue Sep 28, 2010 2:19 pm
Forum: International Event News
Topic: World of Speed 2010
Replies: 7
Views: 4715

Re: World of Speed 2010

Cool stuff Greg. Well done.

Dik
by Reverend Hedgash
Thu Sep 23, 2010 8:57 pm
Forum: Build Diaries
Topic: BOSS STREAMLINER S/UF 925
Replies: 336
Views: 159657

Re: BOSS STREAMLINER S/UF 925

Wow.

What a radical thing.

I wonder what it will feel like steering as you will swing a bit...

Keep up the great work.

Dik
by Reverend Hedgash
Fri Sep 10, 2010 2:52 pm
Forum: Chassis, Suspension and Saftey
Topic: Brakes, how much do I need?
Replies: 4
Views: 3119

Re: Brakes, how much do I need?

Bvn we just have the drum brakes on the back of the bellytank and they are OK but we are considering putting some on the front to be sure. As soon as you lift off the wind resistance really makes itself felt and does all the initial slowing down at speed, and with your car being a lot less slippery ...
by Reverend Hedgash
Thu Sep 02, 2010 2:35 pm
Forum: Build Diaries
Topic: Vespa Dry Lake Racer lives...
Replies: 251
Views: 138265

Re: Vespa Dry Lake Racer lives...

Now that is interesting!

Why isn't there grey bubble behind your bum as well though?
by Reverend Hedgash
Thu Aug 12, 2010 4:59 pm
Forum: International Event News
Topic: Fresh water lake racing
Replies: 9
Views: 5641

Is that a yes?
by Reverend Hedgash
Thu Aug 12, 2010 2:52 pm
Forum: International Event News
Topic: Fresh water lake racing
Replies: 9
Views: 5641

Oh that is so cool... I was thinking "why use tyres?" then the propeller driven toboggin thingy came into view. Excellent. Don't miss the pulse jet dogsled either... I reckon we should challenge those guys to come down here, swap tyres and we visit there. Might need a bit more than our 50mm ride hei...
by Reverend Hedgash
Thu Aug 12, 2010 11:32 am
Forum: General Information
Topic: Funky old school website
Replies: 5
Views: 3326

Funky old school website

I am posting this website because I think it contains things that us DLRers find interesting... cars, chicks, music, groovy design and graphics. Some nice quotes too...

http://theselvedgeyard.wordpress.com/

enjoy.

Dik
by Reverend Hedgash
Tue Aug 03, 2010 7:26 pm
Forum: General Information
Topic: New member in SA
Replies: 13
Views: 5869

In that direction, basically anything on this page should could serve as your design inspiration: http://www.bing.com/images/search?q=streamlined+motorbike#focal=6eab52af322c9b5294267725bd524f7c&furl=http%3A%2F%2F3.bp.blogspot.com%2F_TS-xzb12aSg%2FSuID_GPqymI%2FAAAAAAAADPw%2Fj83uXosZRks%2Fs400%2Fmaj...
by Reverend Hedgash
Mon Aug 02, 2010 2:22 pm
Forum: FOR SALE
Topic: Bellytank on US eBay
Replies: 0
Views: 1711

Bellytank on US eBay

This looks like a well made but apparently not sorted bellytank for sale:

http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/Lakester ... 255c5b0600

rH+
by Reverend Hedgash
Mon Aug 02, 2010 2:15 pm
Forum: FOR SALE
Topic: 34 Ford Salt Lake on US Ebay
Replies: 0
Views: 1909

34 Ford Salt Lake on US Ebay

Lakester for sale on US Ebay...

class XXO-GMR

http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/Bonnevil ... 4cf0ac13e1
by Reverend Hedgash
Fri Jul 30, 2010 7:50 pm
Forum: Chassis, Suspension and Saftey
Topic: Front wheel drive roadster anyone?
Replies: 15
Views: 8460

Nice work Ross on the Mod, but it extends beyond the body at the rear.

My guess is that it would it would improve stability by pushing the centre of pressure back but would increase the wetted area and hence drag whilst not improving the chaotic airflow around the rollcage...

rH+
by Reverend Hedgash
Fri Jul 30, 2010 7:44 pm
Forum: General Information
Topic: New member in SA
Replies: 13
Views: 5869

Welcome Mossy.

All I can say is streamliner....

If you're going to build something single use, mosewell make it special.

rH+
by Reverend Hedgash
Tue Jul 27, 2010 12:11 pm
Forum: DLRA Members
Topic: TIMING SYSTEM FOR 2011
Replies: 12
Views: 6161

Woohoo!!

That's great news, well done all concerned.

rH+
by Reverend Hedgash
Sat Jul 17, 2010 10:54 pm
Forum: FOR SALE
Topic: Landspeed car on eBay
Replies: 0
Views: 1755

Landspeed car on eBay

Nicely built 1929 Ford Model A Landspeed car for sale on eBay US:

http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/Landspee ... 1c1411f44a

rH+