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by harky
Thu Mar 29, 2018 7:42 am
Forum: Australian Event News
Topic: Headshake at 170mph
Replies: 10
Views: 3350

Re: Headshake at 170mph

Ronnie the bike shook last year when Dave B had a ride , ( 150mph ) i re set / checked head stem bearings , made laser front to rear wheel aligner , ( and now have a “ trammel “ that l use to rear wheel align to the swing arm shaft Dave and i discussed the way we shut down , and seems i shut slower ...
by harky
Wed Mar 28, 2018 7:29 pm
Forum: Australian Event News
Topic: Headshake at 170mph
Replies: 10
Views: 3350

Headshake at 170mph

On my first run over the Long Course I had intended to have a run to see what speed the bike could do as it was set up/geared. But after this I decided to pack up and have a rethink: https://youtu.be/wZHu0SIxliM Some will find this pretty funny and I do too NOW after a couple of days off the bike. S...
by harky
Fri Mar 09, 2018 11:23 pm
Forum: Build Diaries
Topic: FEET FORWARD AG1350
Replies: 49
Views: 13101

Re: FEET FORWARD AG1350

about to leave for our speed week
i have just picked up the CHS i have had made
some pictures and a serious start to the project when i return
cheers
harky
by harky
Thu Mar 08, 2018 7:32 am
Forum: Build Diaries
Topic: FEET FORWARD AG1350
Replies: 49
Views: 13101

Re: FEET FORWARD AG1350 b

there are some good pictures there i got the CHS ( centre hub steering) system from the engineering business last week ,so some progress i will not lay down as much as that bike , but steering under my knees is the go , We are nearly packed and ready I am doing the track 2 pre stage , ( Monday AM) B...
by harky
Wed Feb 21, 2018 8:29 am
Forum: Australian Event News
Topic: Condition of lake
Replies: 15
Views: 4985

Re: Condition of lake

ok
relax , the “effect” from the cyclone seems to be sliding west of our playground
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by harky
Mon Feb 12, 2018 1:44 pm
Forum: Build Diaries
Topic: Another V8 bike
Replies: 36
Views: 13404

Re: Another V8 bike

belt guard
belt guard
beltguard
i’ve seen people tangled in unguarded stuff
and it ain’t nice
blood and screaming ——— still can hear it
and that was 20 years ago
by harky
Mon Feb 05, 2018 8:21 pm
Forum: Build Diaries
Topic: It lives
Replies: 304
Views: 140659

Re: It lives

Ronnie 2 smokes require a 7lb pre run stabalilisation , saturation period so the co- efficient between the linea expansion of the rotating bits and the non smoke producing bits can be pre stressed to help with the eardrum destroying noise outcome Dave has it sussd to perfection both in terms of nois...
by harky
Sat Feb 03, 2018 2:33 pm
Forum: General Information
Topic: Bit of land speed history return to OZ
Replies: 3
Views: 2212

Re: Bit of land speed history return to OZ

Ronnie as a little harky , ( 1968–9 -70 ) i went to beach land speed meetings in Tasmania some were at a ( then remote ) beach , common name was 7 mile beach ( guess how long it was ) ( north western Tas , near Port Sorrell , off the Exeter Highway) chat with you @ the lake cheers older ——- harky
by harky
Sat Feb 03, 2018 9:49 am
Forum: General Information
Topic: Bit of land speed history return to OZ
Replies: 3
Views: 2212

Bit of land speed history return to OZ

good to see a bike that set some speed history coming back to Australia
the auction price is staggering
wonder who bought it ?
i volunteer to ride it @ lake Gairdner

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2018-02-03/v ... on/9390634
by harky
Fri Jan 26, 2018 2:12 pm
Forum: Build Diaries
Topic: APS/G 250
Replies: 257
Views: 108142

Re: APS/G 250

AKA
beehive corner
bliss ???
by harky
Tue Jan 16, 2018 4:38 pm
Forum: FOR SALE
Topic: MPS G 1350 Kawasaki GPZ 1100 B1
Replies: 5
Views: 3958

Re: MPS G 1350 Kawasaki GPZ 1100 B1

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by harky
Thu Dec 14, 2017 8:40 am
Forum: International Event News
Topic: Cook’s Top 1 Oil, 2018 Land Speed Shootout 2018
Replies: 4
Views: 2443

Re: Cook’s Top 1 Oil, 2018 Land Speed Shootout 2018

ronnie greg s altitude advise is spot on loss of appetite is common , and after a few days can leave you very energy depleated we take a very portable ultra violet light water purification unit , poke the unit in a litre bottle of water for a minute and means water is drinkable some gyms have altitu...
by harky
Thu Nov 30, 2017 11:21 am
Forum: General Information
Topic: Ambulance Insurance
Replies: 2
Views: 2314

Re: Ambulance Insurance

This is worth clearing up for everyone We are in SA , and have top Bupa cover ,and are over 50. so Ambulance cover is an “ addition “ but does not include interstate cover The Australia wide cover seems to need different arrangements. depending on the state you are in . This year we bought” Ambulanc...
by harky
Fri Nov 24, 2017 7:30 pm
Forum: Build Diaries
Topic: FEET FORWARD AG1350
Replies: 49
Views: 13101

Re: FEET FORWARD AG1350

2019 is the plan —— may be
as we all know any project can take years !
a lot of this is meant to be a simple lay out ———- famous last words —- you can quote me !
by harky
Fri Nov 24, 2017 7:02 pm
Forum: Build Diaries
Topic: FEET FORWARD AG1350
Replies: 49
Views: 13101

Re: FEET FORWARD AG1350

Chis the frame / rails are as i intend , there will be some mono sheet work between them , the carbon fibre seat ( you can’t see it , is from one of my recumbent road —- push bikes ) ( yep some of us pedal as well ) i may have some sort of centre board between my legs that helps me grip and stay in ...