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by CountJohnny
Fri May 11, 2012 7:58 am
Forum: Paddock Chatter
Topic: Roll Over Bars
Replies: 5
Views: 3651

Re: Roll Over Bars

Sorry Simon

I didn't intend to create a scare story.

I just wondered whether anyone had obtained any formal clarification from the MSA as the club that I race with (or rather the scrutineers that work at their events) are absolutely determined to throw a dozen cats among the pigeons.

Regards

Iain
by CountJohnny
Thu May 10, 2012 8:29 pm
Forum: Paddock Chatter
Topic: Roll Over Bars
Replies: 5
Views: 3651

Re: Roll Over Bars

Well.. the club with which I race - or rather their safety scrutineering zealots - are intending to apply the letter of the law - or, at least, their take on it!
by CountJohnny
Thu May 10, 2012 12:54 pm
Forum: Paddock Chatter
Topic: Roll Over Bars
Replies: 5
Views: 3651

Roll Over Bars

Is anyone aware of this, kerfuffle?

http://ccgi.alanmorgan.plus.com/viewtop ... sc&start=0

Anyone had any dialogue with the MSA?

Cheers

Iain
by CountJohnny
Wed Jan 18, 2012 7:23 pm
Forum: Paddock Chatter
Topic: Appendix J - Changes
Replies: 13
Views: 8598

Re: Appendix J - Changes

Having just read the MSA newsletter I am now scratching my head as to how to solve the problem for my lower front wishbones. The rear pivot point is just below my knees and there is no way I can see I can add anti intrusion bars to the wishbones as they will foul the pull rod suspension. Any ideas ...
by CountJohnny
Thu Jan 05, 2012 4:54 am
Forum: Paddock Chatter
Topic: Appendix J - Changes
Replies: 13
Views: 8598

Re: Appendix J - Changes

(BTW - we prefer forum posts to not be anonymous) Apologies Simon, and thanks for your reply. Like many of your cars, I suspect, my Speads has inboard springs and dampers and - being tall - my knees are more or less jammed up against them, so arranging some form of shielding would be pretty difficu...
by CountJohnny
Wed Jan 04, 2012 9:01 am
Forum: Paddock Chatter
Topic: Appendix J - Changes
Replies: 13
Views: 8598

Appendix J - Changes

Good Morning (Afternoon/Evening) I should probably say that, as you can see from my Avatar I'm a (albeit single seater based) sports racing car driver, so our issues may be slightly different, but has anyone read the 2012 Grey Book and noted 5.2.7 which states: '[about aerodynamic devices fitted to ...