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by jimblockley
Wed Mar 18, 2009 9:56 am
Forum: Club Matters
Topic: £25 Late Entry/cancellation Fee!
Replies: 18
Views: 17678

Re: £25 Late Entry/cancellation Fee!

Strange samier should make such a comment when everyone on here has been so helpful(particularly the Cliffe,s) to a novice . Still i suppose we get rid of one high maintenance foreign NZ!!!!!!!!!!!!!! driver there is always another one waiting in the wings to take over. ignore it Tristan perhaps he ...
by jimblockley
Sun Mar 01, 2009 9:51 am
Forum: Paddock Chatter
Topic: MSA Blue Book correction - Fuel sampling
Replies: 11
Views: 10836

Re: MSA Blue Book correction - Fuel sampling

Makes the point as to why any one would run an F3 engine in mono through choice. this is one of the reasons that they were excluded in the first place when we ran avgas to stop them blowing up. my ralt now sits here with a F3 vw engine but i am reluctant to run it, past experience tells me that its ...
by jimblockley
Sat Dec 20, 2008 5:12 pm
Forum: Paddock Chatter
Topic: Calander!
Replies: 35
Views: 29849

Re: Calander!

Patrick is right about Castlecombe. Since castlecombe racing club took over on the pretence was going to be racing for the competitors , not for profit. it seems to have actually got more expensive and less well organised. i know of a number of competitors who have been long term supporters of there...
by jimblockley
Wed Dec 10, 2008 7:29 pm
Forum: Paddock Chatter
Topic: Who can use out of date seat belts?
Replies: 21
Views: 19044

Re: Who can use out of date seat belts?

where is the evidence for hans there were thousands of accidents before it was introduced. Dont remember any heads falling off. in fact my accident at Spa if my head had not been able to be pushed down and side ways into the cut out in the side of the tub,i might have been injured. every accident is...
by jimblockley
Fri Nov 28, 2008 11:02 am
Forum: Paddock Chatter
Topic: Rain Lights
Replies: 30
Views: 28114

Re: Rain Lights

i now see the point of all this discussion buy the most powerful light so you can and blind the driver behind you (assuming you are in front) Tristan being very good in the wet it should work for him. perhaps we ought to fit 60w halogen lamps as we used to years ago as a reversing light on rally cars
by jimblockley
Mon Nov 17, 2008 9:35 am
Forum: Paddock Chatter
Topic: Mono regs
Replies: 30
Views: 24960

I have never ready such a load crap. just put an engine in car and get on with it. it will no make the slightest difference to your lap times. jeremy timms or neal harrison will still be quickest in there old 'spec' dallaras any body think it was a professional formula. who is going to check the eli...
by jimblockley
Mon Oct 06, 2008 7:54 pm
Forum: Paddock Chatter
Topic: Driving Standards
Replies: 0
Views: 4594

Driving Standards

this article in startline is very apt but feel almost impossible to instigate any form of control. its seems over the years it that there is relunctance for a driver to make a clean overtaking manourve. If you are trying to overtake a driver of similar speed there is a time when you have to except y...