April 7th Wiggly bits is in the Sack

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Postby twistedwankel » Mon Apr 09, 2018 10:47 pm

I stopped using a camera for a few months now. Way too distracting to remember turning it on. My slow runs always look faster than reality. My fast runs always get deleted. :lol:
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Postby twistedwankel » Mon Apr 09, 2018 10:58 pm

Loren wrote:http://drivefast.org/results/championship-points/

Season Points have been updated. WOW there's some close competition still!
So cool. Thanks to the regular R1 guys showing up and keeping the points all the way up to 8!! Ken the "borrower" is getting pushed out and now Bob T and I can duke it out for 2nd place behind "Sir" Elliot. It sucks that Bob's trailer queen let him down BUT so did Elliot's queen running on 2 settling for FTD. Thinking: If memory serves me the Datsun has twin carbs so running on 2 would seem like one of the side drafts is not working properly. My 4 carb Suzuki bike used to need some love every 3 years draining the rust out of the bowls and getting a carb sucking balancing tune up. The kaka noise makes it run like shit. How now brown kaka.
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Postby TreyE » Tue Apr 10, 2018 8:20 am

This was my first event, I was in the black Nissan 240 who kept everyone busy doing course work on my first couple runs. Sorry! Just learning the car, powerband, tire grip - everything! :read:

Anyways, it was a ton of fun and I'll definitely be out for as many events as I can. Thanks to everyone who helped me, and nice meeting a lot of you!
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Postby nathanwilliams617 » Tue Apr 10, 2018 2:42 pm

TreyE wrote:This was my first event, I was in the black Nissan 240 who kept everyone busy doing course work on my first couple runs. Sorry! Just learning the car, powerband, tire grip - everything! :read:

Anyways, it was a ton of fun and I'll definitely be out for as many events as I can. Thanks to everyone who helped me, and nice meeting a lot of you!
Glad you had fun. That's a sweet car you have there ;)
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Postby nathanwilliams617 » Tue Apr 10, 2018 2:43 pm

Evil MS3 wrote:
nathanwilliams617 wrote:Also including the video of the timing light punt!
The facepalm you gave yourself after that says it all, that was tough, no one wants to be the one to do that.

Looking forward to what you're bringing at us. :grin:
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Postby nathanwilliams617 » Tue Apr 10, 2018 2:44 pm

AScoda wrote:Torque arm turns crappy Ford 4 link rear into 3 link for better rear suspension articulation. Panhard bar keeps it centered.
It lets the booty twerk.

You know you are going to need more rear spring, right?
Exactly, and yup research did reveal that I'm gonna most likely need more rear spring..
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Postby TreyE » Tue Apr 10, 2018 3:05 pm

nathanwilliams617 wrote:
TreyE wrote:This was my first event, I was in the black Nissan 240 who kept everyone busy doing course work on my first couple runs. Sorry! Just learning the car, powerband, tire grip - everything! :read:

Anyways, it was a ton of fun and I'll definitely be out for as many events as I can. Thanks to everyone who helped me, and nice meeting a lot of you!
Glad you had fun. That's a sweet car you have there ;)
You too man, you’ll have to give me a ride next time! Maybe my clutch will be in, on its way, so I won’t have to baby it as much and be able to launch.
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Postby Magooiii » Tue Apr 10, 2018 6:03 pm

If those two would have only hit the course that stopped to visit.

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Postby Loren » Tue Apr 10, 2018 6:26 pm

I personally invited both of them to run their cars. Both declined. I guess you have to make it a big deal formal cop event for them to get permission to do something like this.
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Postby TreyE » Tue Apr 10, 2018 6:27 pm

Loren wrote:I personally invited both of them to run their cars. Both declined. I guess you have to make it a big deal formal cop event for them to get permission to do something like this.

Didn’t one of them ride with someone? Who did he ride with?
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Postby Loren » Tue Apr 10, 2018 6:52 pm

Yeah, the Sheriff's officer rode with Steve and with Mark.
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Postby Native » Tue Apr 10, 2018 9:29 pm

Loren wrote:the Sheriff's officer
He has a Golf Sportwagen like Bill's. Put an APR tune on it. After he rode, later I heard he wanted another ride in something fast. :rolling:
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Postby jaball77 » Wed Apr 11, 2018 9:36 am

2nd in Pax, 2nd in S4... Sigh.

Now I know why Nico retired. :grin:

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