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    Did someone say rain? How about one from Road...

    Did someone say rain? How about one from Road Atlanta last year.

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  2. Sticky: Looks like 12 at Road Atlanta....

    Looks like 12 at Road Atlanta....
  3. Sticky: I saw her in person at the 24 hours..... Thanks...

    I saw her in person at the 24 hours..... Thanks for the reminder :)
  4. Thought I would add a little. You can never...

    Thought I would add a little. You can never build too large. Mine is 24' deep and 32' wide. I used a "lifted" scissor truss and created a High Bay side and a low bay side. Upstairs I have a...
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    Short answer, Yes some bolt in cages are good....

    Short answer, Yes some bolt in cages are good. What are you going to be doing with the car and why do you need a cage? I would suggest you look to the rules of whatever sanctioning body you intend...
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    Hi Christine, glad you found your way over here. ...

    Hi Christine, glad you found your way over here. You will find lots of good advice and help on restoring an old Z. It will not be the same as driving an RX8.....it will be better :)

    From one RX8...
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    Nice to know you are looking for a radiator. ...

    Nice to know you are looking for a radiator. Getting close to being done!!

    Paul
  8. Depends on which class/sanctioning body and class...

    Depends on which class/sanctioning body and class you are racing with. In my case, I must weigh not less than 2430 at the end of the race. Last time I rolled over the scales (including my fat butt...
  9. Here are some pictures of my brake setup. 2 3"...

    Here are some pictures of my brake setup. 2 3" lines to each shroud. Excuse the dryer duct, this was done by the previous owner and has been corrected. FWIW, I run hawk HT-10 brakes in front, and...
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    What/\ said but I suggest you invest in one of...

    What/\ said but I suggest you invest in one of these:
    http://www.handsontools.com/KD-Tools-2424-Go-No-Go-Feeler-Gauge_p_6113.html#

    A go/no-go feeler gauge. Then you can set clearance spot on...
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    Coop, Nissan comp has them in stock, or at least...

    Coop, Nissan comp has them in stock, or at least did earlier this year. Call the folks at Nashville. The "A" cams were in stock and on closeout as I recall. I think they were less than $50.00
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  12. Welcome Chicago, I guess I will the the ogre...

    Welcome Chicago,

    I guess I will the the ogre for today. :) I have read this post and the other post(s) about head work on a race car and about I suggest you decide what sanctioning body(ies) you...
  13. Thread: Arrc 2010

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    Thanks guys. I was slow and left a lot of time...

    Thanks guys. I was slow and left a lot of time out there but hey, it was my first time driving RA since 1976 and then it was in a Cadillac Ambulance! I had fun and for me that is what matters. ...
  14. Thread: Arrc 2010

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    Arrc 2010

    A couple of short clips for your enjoyment from the American Road Race of Champions held at Road Atlanta last weekend. It was my first time to drive the track since 1976. I had absolutely nothing...
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    What wheel width/offset are you using? It may be...

    What wheel width/offset are you using? It may be that your rubbing issue can be corrected by changing wheel offset.

    FWIW, Jon's advice is spot on and will be the least expensive route to install...
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    Carl, please tell Bill and his son hello from me....

    Carl, please tell Bill and his son hello from me. I will be at the ARRC at RA along with a couple of other Z's. Also ask Bill to come back to Crow Mountain. We missed him this year at the...
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    Pull the cover, I will bet a cup of coffee that...

    Pull the cover, I will bet a cup of coffee that you popped a rocker off, maybe even two. I routinely take my Z to 7k rpm, the rev limiter is set to 7100 and occasionally I pop a rocker off. FWIW,...
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    FWIW, a well prepped Miata will be tough in EP. ...

    FWIW, a well prepped Miata will be tough in EP. I know in SEDIV there are a couple that are running ITS and dang they are quick. They make speed in different places Bruce. More of a momentum car...
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    FWIW, I use Hawk HT-10 in front and Carbotech...

    FWIW, I use Hawk HT-10 in front and Carbotech Green shoes. If you can change to discs all around, you should. Aluminum drums are unobtanium these days.

    Get as much air as you can to the fronts...
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    Ron, Sorry I missed you but I every time I came...

    Ron, Sorry I missed you but I every time I came by your car I couldn't seem to find you. Hope you had fun at NSS. Fun little track and a lot more technical than people think at first glance.
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    Probably not since I have to be in New Orleans...

    Probably not since I have to be in New Orleans that afternoon. You probably don't need to know this, but if you run the track day, stay off the rumble strips coming out of the infield, especially...
  22. Thread: Its 240z

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    Congrats on your purchase. It IS a nice car and...

    Congrats on your purchase. It IS a nice car and Russ did a lot of work on it. I ran a hillclimb against him a couple of years ago. Some of the pictures of the car are from the Crow Mountain...
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    Hey Ron, I am going to try an make it to...

    Hey Ron,
    I am going to try an make it to Nashville Friday and/or Saturday. I have to travel to New Orleans for work on SUnday. I am pretty sure 240ZDave(another ITS racer) will be there with his...
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    Depending on the track, brakes can be very...

    Depending on the track, brakes can be very important. I recommend a complete flush with DOT 4. Motul, Castrol, ATE your choice but a complete flush before the event. Hawk Blue pads will probably...
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    Poll: +1 more arrived safely. Thanks Arne. I will...

    +1 more arrived safely. Thanks Arne. I will certainly get pictures up after install. Thanks again!!
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