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176  Events / Autocross / Bingo! on: January 18, 2008, 03:58:42 PM
Rats, forgot to do ACU4!
177  Events / Autocross / Bingo! on: January 17, 2008, 08:49:13 PM
#2 is the Daimond, not much bigger than RIR
#5 is VMP, no wonder it is more fun there!
178  Events / Autocross / Bingo! on: January 15, 2008, 10:16:47 PM
Obviously the Red is the RIR site   :wtf:

[Edited on 16-1-2008 by JCHMCoupe]

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179  Events / Autocross / Hmm, what class would this car be in? on: January 05, 2008, 09:43:52 AM
Guess this would solve the look ahead problem in one direction but a challenge in the other

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180  Events / Autocross / Guess I better get started with some mods on: January 02, 2008, 09:03:52 PM
:duh:
New gearshift knob should cut a few 10ths
181  Events / Autocross / Guess I better get started with some mods on: January 02, 2008, 10:14:49 AM
What creative mods is everyone planning to do for this autox season?:p
182  Events / Autocross / Vette driving on: November 26, 2007, 05:54:27 PM
Well, yest I did find a couple of possibilities but have plenty of time to consider that leap  :omg:
183  Events / Autocross / Vette driving on: November 25, 2007, 06:08:11 PM
Thanks to all the OD's/Co-OD's for a great final course for the year

Can't believe it will be almost 4 months before we get to do this again  Sad

John
184  Pictures and Media / Pictures and Media from Events / Pics from today on: November 25, 2007, 06:05:41 PM
Great pictures as usual and thanks for not getting any recognizable photos of me driving a non-BMW!!  cool  Smiley

Even though I had a lot of fun in that other car!! :bouncep:

John
185  Events / Autocross / Kart Coverage on: November 05, 2007, 09:00:39 AM
Our insurance carrier advises SCCA approved Karts are covered (essentially anything SCCA approved) as long as the driver is over 16.

If 16 or younger they can be covered but requires an additional endorsement on the insurance policy.

I assume the driver is over 16?

John Harmon
186  Events / Autocross / Corrected results on: October 14, 2007, 06:51:39 PM
Video from today is at http://youtube.com/watch?v=6PsFDSs0DEo
187  Events / Autocross / Course Disgram for 10_14_07 on: October 14, 2007, 04:36:18 PM
Attached is a close approximation of the course today - different due to live updates done this morning

Hope yu enjoyed it

John

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188  Events / Autocross / I\'m registered and ready to go on: August 27, 2007, 06:32:21 AM
189  Events / Autocross / Updated results posted on: August 14, 2007, 06:57:26 PM
190  Events / Autocross / Video 8_05_07 on: August 09, 2007, 01:56:58 PM
A little video from the event is here

http://youtube.com/watch?v=npsgtHmb3f0
191  General / Classifieds / Trackvision Sync on: June 28, 2007, 06:19:08 AM
I go into the gtech csv file and delete rows up to the point where I just start to accelerate (longitude G's start climbing) and then match that to the hood lift on the video. you can mess with the little sliders at the bottom of the screen to dial them in - I have been able to get pretty close on all mine, but it takes some time
192  General / Classifieds / Trackvision Sync on: June 27, 2007, 04:05:25 PM
Actually the GTech data is pretty easy to sync with video, google trackvision.

I use it regularly to sync the two - the only downside is no track map. You have to check their forum for the software to do the GTech conversion but thats a one time event, then you're set

Targeted new device is MaxQData taht will allow me to see data between runs more clearly instead of getting home and seeing where I wimped out in a corner or slalhom.
193  General / Classifieds / Trackvision Sync on: June 27, 2007, 05:54:21 AM
Well taken care of GTech Pro performance meter with all the software and accessories

Always babied and never taken above 1.2G

This model will do both road race and autocross

Interfaces with PC so you can compare runs and do analysis

$150
194  Events / Road Rally / Some footage from Pasha\'s rally on: May 05, 2007, 08:48:35 PM
http://video.google.com/videoplay?docid=-1223211320159864186
195  Events / Autocross / add the link... on: April 13, 2007, 01:15:54 PM
up mid day if I continue to get better Sad

Also missing Phase I school tomorrow  :cry:
196  Events / Autocross / I think the minutes seconds issue is software on: March 28, 2007, 07:39:29 PM
Did some digging on AxWare and timer and think this issue might be a software setup rather than hardware

See attached file and fire up the pc and see if that little option happens to be checked

If it is bet it was caused by early daylight savings time change  -   NOT   :ouch:

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197  Events / Autocross / Membership Dues and Permanent Numbers on: March 14, 2007, 08:47:41 PM
For those who have not returned their membership renewal cards, please bring them to Sunday's event.
And if you have a permanent number and have not sent that payment in, bring some extra cash for that too
Thanks
198  General / Open Forum / GTech on: March 14, 2007, 08:39:59 PM
I have the GTech and use it regularly and have had no issues
After the events I compare each run against my best and can see where I messed up the slower runs. The traction circles give a good overview of where you are pushing the car to.
I also use mapmaker to do the track maps and have reasonable success.
And my final analysis step is to use TrackVision to add the GTech data onto the in-car videos.
With all that analysis it is painfully obvious where I screw up and shows the particular things I need to focus on (i.e. coasting into turns, too slow in right hand sweepers)
I thing the combination of all this has helped me get better
Normal techy stuff for us engineer types I guess!!

[Edited on 15-3-2007 by JCHMCoupe]

[Edited on 15-3-2007 by JCHMCoupe]

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199  Events / Other Events / Dyno Day Results on: March 10, 2007, 06:44:56 PM
Coupe was too smart to go to 7,800 redline on the dyno - it thought I was doing a burnout with the front tires not turning and the rears at 142MPH so it shuts down early to avoid overheating

Good flat torque curve and not bad HP from a 3.2L inline 6

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200  General / Open Forum / Nope, sorry not me?? on: January 11, 2007, 05:57:31 PM
Sorry I couldn't help - most of the stuff I sell is electronic based, lots of pieces parts that I have acquired that I no longer need. But not an Amsoil dealer
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