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Old Oct 21, 2007, 08:39 PM
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Yer, seems like everyone had a good day, and congrats to Shaun for the 10 lapper. I was watching you after I bombed out in the final and you are just in a whole other class.

Lenny, I think I know your secret . How much do you think its worth??

I wasn't very happy with my bike, I made too many changes and was compensating all day for crappy steering. In an attempt to make it better for the final, I made more changes and it went down hill from there. Lessons learned: no major changes just before a meet without major testing, and use LOCKTITE!

Cheers
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Old Oct 22, 2007, 05:23 AM
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So Lenny, what changed in the Final that made you get 10 laps?, you made something better cause your quallifing rounds were low.. Was it the steering rod change over from that damper..?
Yeah, I guess kind of...
I swapped that burnt out brushed electric motor in my new stock bike with the novak ss5800. Went back to the fuel line steering set-up.

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Lenny, I think I know your secret . How much do you think its worth??
Secret "How much is it worth?" Um... That depends which secret have you discovered?

Lenny.
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Old Oct 25, 2007, 01:04 AM
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wow where you get the nice bikes... im into making r/c 3 wheelers. here is one that im working on now email torroski@yahoo.com and have some things for sale on my website thank you keep up the good work..
http://www.webstarts.com/sites/0312/...1193102735535/
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Old Oct 26, 2007, 08:30 AM
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Yeah, I guess kind of...
I swapped that burnt out brushed electric motor in my new stock bike with the novak ss5800. Went back to the fuel line steering set-up.

Lenny.
Lenny, I thought you went back to springs.. Next time we're at the track I'd like to help you get that bike of yours setup a bit better, ride hight, steering etc..

I don't think I'll be able to make the worker bee tomorrow, if any of you guys were going to be there..

Shaun
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Old Nov 01, 2007, 08:03 AM
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Hey,.. when is our next race meet..? By the looks of the calendar on the GCMR site they have an Inter club challange on..!? If it is, do you guys want to meet up on the Saturday for a run instead..???

Shaun
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Old Nov 02, 2007, 03:55 AM
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Hey,.. when is our next race meet..? By the looks of the calendar on the GCMR site they have an Inter club challange on..!? If it is, do you guys want to meet up on the Saturday for a run instead..???

Shaun
I thought it was on the 18th ?. Havent checked but I remembered thats what it originally was on the calendar on the website because thats the wifes birthday and hence I wont be there.
The Interclub is 11th and 12th i think.

I'm keen for a run sometime before though, you mean tomorrow Saturday ?.
I've got a nephew birthday and a couple of other little jobs to do but I should be able to make it out. Let me know what time you're thinking.

Didnt make it to the worker bee, been flat out on the weekends lately checking out properties, its kinda fun but not as fun as racing
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Old Nov 02, 2007, 04:33 AM
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Sorry,.. Yeah, I ment Saturday next weekend.. I'm just hanging out for a run with the bikes..

Btw, I met a guy last week at one of the places I go skating at, he used to race 1/5, 1/8, and 1/10 scale,.. he just sold all his boring car gear and wants to get into the bikes with us.. He rides real bikes too.. He might be with me at our next race meet..

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Old Nov 04, 2007, 12:09 AM
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Sorry,.. Yeah, I ment Saturday next weekend.. I'm just hanging out for a run with the bikes..

Btw, I met a guy last week at one of the places I go skating at, he used to race 1/5, 1/8, and 1/10 scale,.. he just sold all his boring car gear and wants to get into the bikes with us.. He rides real bikes too.. He might be with me at our next race meet..

Shaun
Yes he will Shaun
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Old Nov 04, 2007, 04:31 AM
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Yes he will Shaun
Ha Ha..! Cool.. Good to see you made it here..

Hey,.. this is the spur and holder you'll need.. (Holder http://2wheelhobbies.com/product_inf...roducts_id=336 ) and (Spur http://2wheelhobbies.com/product_inf...roducts_id=256 )

Btw,.. thanks for the heads up on the GP tonight too.. Almost forgot..!

Shaun
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Old Nov 04, 2007, 05:06 AM
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Thanks Shaun, did you need anything while I'm ordering?
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Old Nov 04, 2007, 05:41 AM
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Hey Martyman,

Welcome aboard, Good to have another rc biker on the grid.
If you're placing a order, Can I add a couple of items, and split the shipping cost?

Whats happening Saturday? When & Where?

Lenny.
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Old Nov 04, 2007, 05:44 AM
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Thanks Shaun, did you need anything while I'm ordering?
Ah, yeah,.. can you get me one of those spur and holders too..? Make it worth while and order more than just the spur and the holder, the shipping wont seem so bad then..
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Old Nov 04, 2007, 05:50 AM
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Hey Martyman,

Welcome aboard, Good to have another rc biker on the grid.
If you're placing a order, Can I add a couple of items, and split the shipping cost?

Whats happening Saturday? When & Where?

Lenny.
Lenny,.. I think Gilly on Saturday would be good, then Marty can get some practice on it.. Maybe even have him on the grid with us at our next meet..

Marty,.. if we don't get your bike running by our next race, I've got a spare bike I don't mind you running..

Shaun
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Old Nov 04, 2007, 06:03 AM
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Lenny.......just tell me what you need, no probs to add more stuff


Shaun........Check, spur and holder added.
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Old Nov 04, 2007, 06:15 AM
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Lenny.......just tell me what you need, no probs to add more stuff


Shaun........Check, spur and holder added.
Sweet..!
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