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PostPosted: Sun Dec 29, 2019 11:38 am 
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cribbj wrote:
I'm sure you know that oil burning

...is 2019 F1 technology :mrgreen:


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PostPosted: Tue Dec 31, 2019 10:32 am 
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Martini wrote:
cribbj wrote:
I'm sure you know that oil burning

...is 2019 F1 technology :mrgreen:


I always chuckle with race rules.....it seems adding rules ALWAYS leads to needing to add more rules to fix all the work-a-rounds to the first rules.

No refueling! Tanks size xxx!

I remember reading a story about a NASCAR team putting a jack under the fuel tank to pop it up for inspection then using compressed air to pop it back down for the race. Once that was discovered they ran the fuel line into the frame rail adding a couple gallons in the rail itself. when that was discovered and rules require the fuel line outside the frame they went to line 1" fuel line run all the way around the frame. Now with stick fuel limits and regulation F1 is using oil as a fuel....no doubt a spec oil is coming :)

Kids home has put the brakes on shop time....I've got to get the head finished though.


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PostPosted: Thu Jan 02, 2020 6:44 pm 
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I sense a disturbance in the force....aka new distraction, the kids want something like this


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PostPosted: Thu Jan 02, 2020 7:23 pm 
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mk e wrote:
I sense a disturbance in the force....aka new distraction, the kids want something like this


Dayum.....WTF is that???


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cribbj wrote:
mk e wrote:
I sense a disturbance in the force....aka new distraction, the kids want something like this


Dayum.....WTF is that???


A death Star fire pit of course!

https://www.ebay.com/itm/37-Death-Star-Firepit-1-4-steel-/152653297573

The kids were just in awe when they saw the pics. I have an RFQ out to a couple places in China that make big steel hemispheres....I'm thinking 1000mm dia, 6mm wall, 304SS becasue I HATE rust on the patio.

I think there is a 10pc min order.....you want me to save you a pair?


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PostPosted: Thu Jan 02, 2020 8:13 pm 
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mk e wrote:
A death Star fire pit of course!

https://www.ebay.com/itm/37-Death-Star-Firepit-1-4-steel-/152653297573

The kids were just in awe when they saw the pics. I have an RFQ out to a couple places in China that make big steel hemispheres....I'm thinking 1000mm dia, 6mm wall, 304SS becasue I HATE rust on the patio.

I think there is a 10pc min order.....you want me to save you a pair?


Why not ask the guy in Canada to make you one in 304?


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mk e wrote:
I think there is a 10pc min order.....you want me to save you a pair?


Think I'll pass; if the liquor'd up bubbas around here saw that thing on a Friday night after they're cruising in their pick-em-ups looking for low hangin' fruit, I think it & the house would become instant targets......


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PostPosted: Thu Jan 02, 2020 8:59 pm 
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TheDarkSideOfWill wrote:
Why not ask the guy in Canada to make you one in 304?

My fear is he'd want me to pay him for it :shock:


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PostPosted: Sat Jan 11, 2020 2:59 pm 
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A care package from GT parts arrived.....I'm behind where I should be I fear but now I can drop the crank off for regrind.


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