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Forum: OTLounge 05-22-2014, 01:21 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 579
Posted By gnatster
A few walks a day and before long I'll be walking...

A few walks a day and before long I'll be walking faster and for longer periods. Thanks for all the well wishes. It's helped to keep my spirits up.
Forum: OTLounge 04-23-2014, 04:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 626
Posted By gnatster
If you are willing to drive a bit Best Motor...

If you are willing to drive a bit Best Motor Werks in Columbus is the place to go. Call first, make an appt. It's a busy shop!

I take my car there for all it's work.

It's near the airport, a...
Forum: OTLounge 04-15-2014, 09:46 PM
Replies: 345
Views: 31,443
Posted By gnatster
That number looks oddly familiar for some reason.

That number looks oddly familiar for some reason.
Forum: The Paddocks 04-01-2014, 05:56 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 532
Posted By gnatster
Motoring Media Group Acquires North American Motoring from Internet Brands

http://ma-na.us/images/MA-NA.png

Columbus, Ohio April 1, 2014

In a surprise joint announcement by Nathan Freedenberg (CEO - Motoring Media Group(MMG)) and Robert Brisco (CEO Internet Brands...
Forum: The Parts Bin 11-14-2013, 12:02 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,737
Posted By gnatster
The ones I had came from Japan via Marcus Strait...

The ones I had came from Japan via Marcus Strait in Germany.
Forum: Motoring Events 05-06-2013, 09:41 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,504
Posted By gnatster
Going North wasn't so easy either. Rain and then...

Going North wasn't so easy either. Rain and then heavy rain, then more rain all the way to just north of Cinci. Had lots of pucker moments on that drive.
Forum: The Parts Bin 04-09-2013, 08:51 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,263
Posted By gnatster
Interested in the OEM Climate Controls please. PM...

Interested in the OEM Climate Controls please. PM me with paypal info.

Thanks
Forum: The Parts Bin 11-11-2012, 04:18 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,912
Posted By gnatster
If had a flat bottom I'd be all over it, I need a...

If had a flat bottom I'd be all over it, I need a to replace my current one soon.
Forum: Cornering 09-20-2012, 07:16 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,182
Posted By gnatster
In the event you do want to do this here is an...

In the event you do want to do this here is an article...
Forum: Maintenance, Problems, and Repairs 04-20-2012, 12:55 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,292
Posted By gnatster
It Runs Again

Car was broke again...now it's fixed again..

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vTdzwJrA_G8&hd=1

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZvI0UypqlXk&hd=1
Forum: The Paddocks 04-12-2012, 08:39 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,620
Posted By gnatster
Meh..they had the chance to be revolutionary...

Meh..they had the chance to be revolutionary here, they went evolutionary instead.
Forum: The Paddocks 03-14-2012, 09:09 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,508
Posted By gnatster
All MINIs save for the Countryman are made at the...

All MINIs save for the Countryman are made at the Oxford UK plant. The Countryman and the upcoming Countryman Coupe are built under contract by Magna Steyr in Austria.

The Countryman has a...
Forum: OTLounge 03-05-2012, 09:40 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 790
Posted By gnatster
One of the issues of this warm winter is that...

One of the issues of this warm winter is that sugar maple trees sap is very weak. Some of the producers have said it's not worth tapping the trees this year.
Forum: Vendor Corral 03-05-2012, 08:35 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,172
Posted By gnatster
You going to be at MOTD...I've been eyeing one of...

You going to be at MOTD...I've been eyeing one of those wallets.
Forum: Safety & Race Preparation 02-27-2012, 12:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,737
Posted By gnatster
The differences are in the shape of the spokes...

The differences are in the shape of the spokes for the most part. Might want to take a look at http://www.nardi-personal.com/page.php?sid=c8415405e77fc2dfed486f1163673d37&pageid=LIV0200D
Forum: Safety & Race Preparation 02-17-2012, 05:01 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 9,414
Posted By gnatster
Another item missing from the HardBar is Harness...

Another item missing from the HardBar is Harness Guides. Randy, sorry, your bar doesn't have them either. Guides keep the belts from slipping along the length of the bar. In the image of Randy's...
Forum: Safety & Race Preparation 02-15-2012, 02:15 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,011
Posted By gnatster
When testing seats and planning to use a harness...

When testing seats and planning to use a harness please be sure the bottom of the belt pass through is level with the tops of your shoulders.
Forum: Safety & Race Preparation 02-12-2012, 12:48 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 9,414
Posted By gnatster
Yes, it is true there was a somewhat wholesale...

Yes, it is true there was a somewhat wholesale change at the time. The HANS type devices were made mandatory instead of optional. The cause in the accident that lead to the death of Dale Earnhart is...
Forum: Safety & Race Preparation 02-11-2012, 11:48 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 9,414
Posted By gnatster
Why...The horizontal or up to 20 degrees down is...

Why...The horizontal or up to 20 degrees down is to hold down in the seat. A belt that comes from above would allow you your torso to move upwards in the event of an incident.

Greater than 20...
Forum: Safety & Race Preparation 02-11-2012, 05:33 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 9,414
Posted By gnatster
It is really very simple. Every sanctioning...

It is really very simple.

Every sanctioning body and belt maker recommend the same mounting for shoulder belts. To reiterate that would to bar behind the seat that where the belts are in range of...
Forum: Safety & Race Preparation 02-11-2012, 12:08 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 9,414
Posted By gnatster
So you are telling us that Simpson, NASA,...

So you are telling us that Simpson, NASA, Schroth, SCCA and the NHRA all have it wrong when it comes to how belts should be mounted?

Seriously people, mount your belts like Lynn does and risk...
Forum: Safety & Race Preparation 02-11-2012, 12:45 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 9,414
Posted By gnatster
BTW, the lap belts are wrong too. They should be...

BTW, the lap belts are wrong too. They should be at a 45 degree angle from the hip to the anchor point outside of plane of the body. Yours go under the seat back, so not outside the plane of the...
Forum: Safety & Race Preparation 02-11-2012, 12:21 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 9,414
Posted By gnatster
You really should look at this ...

You really should look at this http://simpsonraceproducts.com/pdf/Seat_Belt_Mounting.pdf



Then take a look at the NASA rulebook (http://www.nasaproracing.com/rules/ccr.pdf).



From the...
Forum: OTLounge 01-31-2012, 09:03 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,077
Posted By gnatster
I see you've been reading the articles about...

I see you've been reading the articles about pintrest that are floating around out there that show pintrest is dominated by women.
Forum: Checkered Flag 01-30-2012, 01:07 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 6,291
Posted By gnatster
Check Kinetic Racing for the Kia kit pricing if...

Check Kinetic Racing for the Kia kit pricing if you think the MINI kit is high...



Honda's kit does not include wheels, tires, roll cage, seat, harness. steering wheel.

The kit prices are...
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