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Nov 18, 2010, 01:29 AM
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So is anything happening on the 27th?
Normal meet?
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Nov 22, 2010, 06:37 PM
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I think the Brendale all scales BBQ day is the following Sat weekend, not the 27th.
Were still on for this Fri night tho. Bikes or no bikes I'll still be there. (or running the 1/10 tourer)
Nov 22, 2010, 07:56 PM
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I really need to get some quality track time to get myself and my bikes sorted.

Finding all the bent bits on my bikes answers some of the handling problems, looking in the mirror answers the rest .

I set up a track at the netball courts the other day using plastic cups, I added some corners similar to Brendale i.e sweepers and a tight chicane so this should help a bit.

Any word on those tyres from Formby's at all?

I will need to buy tyres regardless, do you happen to have any spares you could part with for some cash?

Any do you happen to know if any other bikers are going on Friday?
Nov 22, 2010, 07:59 PM
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which bike do you need tires for? 1/5 or venom?
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Nov 22, 2010, 11:11 PM
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Venom.

I was going to order them from O/S but formbys are out of the V1 and 2WheelHobbies are closed for another couple of weeks so I was trying to avoid paying high aussie prices.
Nov 22, 2010, 11:54 PM
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No worries. I have a few sets of 1/5 scale tires at home but I'm not sure about venom ones. I'll check to see if I have any spare ones when I get home.
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Nov 23, 2010, 12:48 AM
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cheers mate.
Nov 23, 2010, 07:02 AM
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Scott, I'm still waiting on a reply from formby. I did get time last night to contact them so I sent one this morn. I asked about the 3x V1 rears and 2x V1 fronts for you. Ive still got a few sets here if your desperate. I've got a set of Y'spoke wheels too.

Hey Eden, what PMT's do you have? I'm after 2x 200 cut rears and 1x 200 cut front. I'll see what reply I get from formby first tho. Also, when you coming up next, wanna come up for the all scale day?

Nov 23, 2010, 08:17 AM
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gidday Shaun,
only have 1x cut 200 front,
1x cut 100 front, 1x rear
1x slick 200 front, 1x rear
plus some grp's

Don't think I can make it up again this year. Been really hectic the past couple of weeks with 1/5 nationals then Sandown V8's.
cant get any more time off work till after new year.

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Nov 23, 2010, 06:44 PM
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Quote:
Originally Posted by scaulfi
I think the Brendale all scales BBQ day is the following Sat weekend, not the 27th.
Were still on for this Fri night tho. Bikes or no bikes I'll still be there. (or running the 1/10 tourer)
The club web site says that it is this Saturday (27th)
There is no more Friday night racing for the rest of the year.
I can't make it unfortunately
Nov 24, 2010, 06:10 AM
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I had a look on the club website but found nothing about any race day on the calendar. I tried downloading the pdf from my mobi but had no space left. But speaking to geff he didn't seem to think it was this weekend. Oh well, I'm still going. I'll get geff to blow the dust off his KP.
Nov 24, 2010, 06:16 AM
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Eden, could I grab a PMT 200 cut F/R from you then? If that's ok with you?
Pm me the total plus post etc and how to pay ya? Thx..
Nov 24, 2010, 07:02 AM
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I'd like some of those too please lol , my front slick on TT clone is worn one side from going right too much lol >

Shaun m8 , I might be able too make it for Sat I'll pm ya my Mb #
Nov 24, 2010, 08:06 PM
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If ppl are going to run 1/8th on Sat I'm keen.
Is there still an interest for this?
Nov 25, 2010, 07:25 PM
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I'm pretty sure it will just be 1/5 scale bikes running. You'll have my donner bike to run anyways so no probs there, and I've seen you run it with no problems at all, it'll just be a matter of you getting in some track time before the meet starts so you've got your head around the track. I think youll do fine..

C u this arvo at the netball courts.