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Forum: The Sports Lounge 08-25-2015, 10:55 AM
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Posted By 130R
Sad day indeed... Thoughts for his family &...

Sad day indeed... Thoughts for his family & friends...
Forum: The Sports Lounge 08-24-2015, 04:28 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 169
Posted By 130R
Best wishes for Justin Wilson.

Justin Wilson suffered a sever head injury when he was struck in the head by a piece of debris during the IndyCar race at Pocono Sunday. Justin is in a coma fighting for his life.

Just last month...
Forum: Off-topic Discussions 08-23-2015, 05:20 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 387
Posted By 130R
^Good stuff; keep it up!

^Good stuff; keep it up!
Forum: Road Course/Track and Autocross 08-23-2015, 03:29 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,108
Posted By 130R
I don't for the life of me understand how anyone...

I don't for the life of me understand how anyone could recommend a car that has a 300 pound weight penalty to begin with as a starting point for a competitive build.

The simple truth is, for less...
Forum: Off-topic Discussions 08-22-2015, 11:37 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 387
Posted By 130R
^Thanks, but automotive photography is TOUGH! I...

^Thanks, but automotive photography is TOUGH! I have very few 'decent' pictures of my own car! LOL!

And yeah, I'd have to disagree that modern DSLR's make photography easy. In a couple ways they...
Forum: Road Course/Track and Autocross 08-21-2015, 08:02 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,108
Posted By 130R
WOW! I don't want to hijack this thread, but...

WOW! I don't want to hijack this thread, but wanted to say great job! Both articles and photos are excellent!

Very cool, man. VERY cool! :thumbsup:
Forum: Off-topic Discussions 08-21-2015, 07:46 PM
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Posted By 130R
^Thanks! Thanks for the kind words. ...

^Thanks!



Thanks for the kind words.

Yeah, I've been using the phone a lot too. You can get some pretty darn good shots with a phone, they just have their obvious limitations...
Forum: Road Course/Track and Autocross 08-21-2015, 06:55 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,108
Posted By 130R
Good luck with your decision OP. I watched...

Good luck with your decision OP.

I watched Big Red do the Virginia State Hillclimb the other day on TV, and it looks like a LOT of fun. I envy you... I would give ANYTHING to be able to afford to...
Forum: Road Course/Track and Autocross 08-21-2015, 05:56 PM
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Posted By 130R
Now you're modifying the ZL1 and exceeding the...

Now you're modifying the ZL1 and exceeding the $60K budget (or roughly the price of a new ZL1)



I hope I'm not coming across as dismissing the ZL1; that couldn't be farther from the truth. It...
Forum: Off-topic Discussions 08-21-2015, 03:51 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 387
Posted By 130R
Any photographers in the house?

Been pretty bored lately, and due to a lack of funds, kinda lost interest in the ride. I haven't gone out and done any photography for awhile, and was starting to sell off equipment, but now I'm...
Forum: Road Course/Track and Autocross 08-21-2015, 03:19 PM
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Views: 1,108
Posted By 130R
Todd, the ZL1 is obviously right for you, but...

Todd, the ZL1 is obviously right for you, but it's not the right choice for everyone. Personally if I had ~$60K to spend, and I was set on a 5th Gen Camaro, and track day/autocross performance was my...
Forum: General Automotive + Other Cars Discussion 08-19-2015, 09:51 PM
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Posted By 130R
Do you have a source for the design elements of...

Do you have a source for the design elements of the DeltaWing being lifted from a '94 Toyota GTP car (92C-V LMP car?)???

Nothing could be farther from the truth... LOL!

Bowlby designed the...
Forum: Camaro Z/28 Forum - Z/28 Specific Topics 08-15-2015, 03:58 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 756
Posted By 130R
That looks like a nice unit. Does it auto-dim? ...

That looks like a nice unit. Does it auto-dim?

They have some on eBay now that auto-dim. Mine is so bright, there's NO WAY I can have it facing forward at night. It's literally blinding...
Forum: Road Course/Track and Autocross 08-15-2015, 03:54 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 902
Posted By 130R
You're probably just getting into the ABS, as Ice...

You're probably just getting into the ABS, as Ice Mode is very obvious.

That said, our cars came with 245's up front (7.7" OEM), and most of us are running 285+ (10+") up front. That change in...
Forum: General Automotive + Other Cars Discussion 08-15-2015, 03:08 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 515
Posted By 130R
That's just nuts...

That's just nuts...
Forum: General Automotive + Other Cars Discussion 08-15-2015, 03:06 PM
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Views: 372
Posted By 130R
Good article on the GT-R LM Nismo.

http://www.racecar-engineering.com/cars/nissan-gt-r-lm-nismo/?utm_source=The+Chelsea+Magazine+Company+Ltd&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=6046076_RCE+Editorial+Aug+2015&dm_i=6NM,3LL6K,EU3QKU,CXH63,1
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Forum: Camaro Z/28 Forum - Z/28 Specific Topics 08-09-2015, 04:31 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 756
Posted By 130R
U got it. Hehe... :)

U got it. Hehe... :)
Forum: General Automotive + Other Cars Discussion 08-08-2015, 05:27 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,158
Posted By 130R
With 28 processors and 10 million lines of code,...

With 28 processors and 10 million lines of code, I just hope it ends up being reliable...

BTW, the link that's supplied in the article on ALS is one method, called a 'hot blow', because they...
Forum: General Automotive + Other Cars Discussion 08-08-2015, 01:05 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,158
Posted By 130R
As I suspected, the odd sound in the corners is...

As I suspected, the odd sound in the corners is an anti-lag system, similar to what the F1 guys were doing with EBD's, but using an off-throttle map to keep the turbo's spooled up instead:

"In...
Forum: Camaro Z/28 Forum - Z/28 Specific Topics 08-07-2015, 10:14 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 756
Posted By 130R
This is mine. It's programmable so you can set...

This is mine. It's programmable so you can set the range of RPM's for them to all light up. One of the several issues with the L99 is the ~1 second shift delay from the time you command a shift by...
Forum: Road Course/Track and Autocross 08-07-2015, 01:07 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 902
Posted By 130R
My comment wasn't in regard to a specific pad,...

My comment wasn't in regard to a specific pad, but the difference in Mu front-to-back. The only time I've had this problem was with the same compound front & back (though it certainly could have been...
Forum: Road Course/Track and Autocross 08-07-2015, 12:51 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 902
Posted By 130R
For what it's worth, I had serious Ice Mode...

For what it's worth, I had serious Ice Mode issues as well in Vegas with the OEM calipers. I was running AX6 pads on all 4 corners for the Speed Stop & Autocross.

When I switched to XP10/XP8 for...
Forum: Camaro 1LE Forum 08-06-2015, 09:08 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 691
Posted By 130R
Beck, you never answered my question in this...

Beck, you never answered my question in this (http://www.camaro5.com/forums/showthread.php?p=8565909#post8565909) thread.

Are you going to come out to Fontana in October for the Optima Ultimate...
Forum: Camaro 1LE Forum 08-06-2015, 08:26 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 691
Posted By 130R
My car, especially without a rear seat, is pretty...

My car, especially without a rear seat, is pretty noisy. I can't say that I noticed additional noise with the bushings.

I used this (http://www.camaro5.com/forums/showthread.php?t=351148) method. ...
Forum: Suspension / Brakes / Chassis 08-06-2015, 05:54 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 431
Posted By 130R
This is precisely why one would go to a larger...

This is precisely why one would go to a larger caliper/pad/rotor; to increase thermal capacity.



The CTS-V upgrade is a bargain for those that need more thermal capacity for track days. No...
Forum: Suspension / Brakes / Chassis 08-06-2015, 04:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 431
Posted By 130R
Thanks, and as I expected, the piston area is...

Thanks, and as I expected, the piston area is almost identical: 4.34" (4-piston SS Caliper) Vs 4.27" (6-Piston CTS-V Caliper).

Going through the numbers, including the 1/2" larger rotor, and...
Forum: Suspension / Brakes / Chassis 08-06-2015, 03:57 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 565
Posted By 130R
When you're done, at the nipple, slowly bring an...

When you're done, at the nipple, slowly bring an edge of the hose up to the opening on the nipple. Once you get to the top, above the opening, give the hose a little pinch to allow air to enter the...
Forum: Camaro 1LE Forum 08-06-2015, 02:13 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 691
Posted By 130R
I have a 2011 SS, which IIRC, had larger voids...

I have a 2011 SS, which IIRC, had larger voids than the upgraded bushings. On my car, the amount of movement was ridiculous, and adding the the subframe bushings (not inserts) was a HUGE improvement....
Forum: General Automotive + Other Cars Discussion 08-06-2015, 12:41 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 503
Posted By 130R
VERY Cool!

VERY Cool!
Forum: Suspension / Brakes / Chassis 08-06-2015, 12:10 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 431
Posted By 130R
Brembo Piston Sizes? Edit: Just how much more powerful are CTS-V calipers?

I'd like to know the piston sizes for the CTS-V 6-piston calipers as well as the OEM front 4-piston calipers. If someone has either or both calipers off their car and can take a measurement, I'd...
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