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by John Brown
Mon Apr 23, 2018 2:38 pm
Forum: Solo
Topic: Event 3 after action
Replies: 19
Views: 347

Re: Event 3 after action

I hate I missed this one.. :(
by John Brown
Thu Apr 19, 2018 11:53 am
Forum: Solo
Topic: 2018 National attendees
Replies: 14
Views: 300

Re: 2018 National attendees

+ 1
by John Brown
Wed Apr 04, 2018 12:11 pm
Forum: Solo
Topic: March 29-31 zMax Match Tour
Replies: 92
Views: 3323

Re: March 29-31 zMax Match Tour

too much castor.. which slows down the steering speed rate. Which is a bad quality in the Dodges. Some is good.. too much is bad. Also.. too much castor raises the front ride height which effects the rear spring and roll rate. now.. if it was just a track car.. Id leave it around 8.5 - 9 degrees,sim...
by John Brown
Wed Apr 04, 2018 6:41 am
Forum: Solo
Topic: March 29-31 zMax Match Tour
Replies: 92
Views: 3323

Re: March 29-31 zMax Match Tour

steverife wrote:
Wed Apr 04, 2018 6:39 am
9.5 degrees caster!!!!
yup.. actually the worlds FIRST self driving car...

in a straight line.. :lol:

thats down from 10.5 factory
by John Brown
Wed Apr 04, 2018 6:35 am
Forum: Solo
Topic: March 29-31 zMax Match Tour
Replies: 92
Views: 3323

Re: March 29-31 zMax Match Tour

x2... definitely liked the finish slalom. The mid engine cars are so much fun in elements like that. Sent from my SM-G930P using Tapatalk yes! even in the big Dodge, that finish salom was fun.. to see how early you could maash it to the floor! :lol: that shit leading up to the finish salom..... :( ...
by John Brown
Wed Apr 04, 2018 6:32 am
Forum: Solo
Topic: March 29-31 zMax Match Tour
Replies: 92
Views: 3323

Re: March 29-31 zMax Match Tour

Dewitt... your right.. I did only hit the bump stops once..maybe.. but, thats also one of the smoothest lots we will ever run on..maybe short of Wilmington. I actually softened up the front bar a hole.. and the turn in was a tad better. My next area of attention is the upper arm bushing change.. and...
by John Brown
Tue Apr 03, 2018 3:59 pm
Forum: Solo
Topic: March 29-31 zMax Match Tour
Replies: 92
Views: 3323

Re: March 29-31 zMax Match Tour

700 thinking about going stiffer.. but not sure the dampers would handle much more.

It looks fairly controlled to me.. no sharp movements nor po=going...

would be interesting to see JY or Randys cars motions from a similar angle
by John Brown
Tue Apr 03, 2018 3:08 pm
Forum: Solo
Topic: March 29-31 zMax Match Tour
Replies: 92
Views: 3323

Re: March 29-31 zMax Match Tour

the whole range used in the video is appx 1.75 inches.... I dont know if less would be good... (?)
by John Brown
Tue Apr 03, 2018 10:24 am
Forum: Solo
Topic: March 29-31 zMax Match Tour
Replies: 92
Views: 3323

Re: March 29-31 zMax Match Tour

no.. larger
by John Brown
Tue Apr 03, 2018 9:08 am
Forum: Solo
Topic: March 29-31 zMax Match Tour
Replies: 92
Views: 3323

Re: March 29-31 zMax Match Tour

Local?
by John Brown
Mon Apr 02, 2018 9:44 pm
Forum: Solo
Topic: March 29-31 zMax Match Tour
Replies: 92
Views: 3323

Re: March 29-31 zMax Match Tour

Those are pillow ball joints up top so it can rotate and not bind. Zero slack up top I'd think
by John Brown
Mon Apr 02, 2018 2:07 pm
Forum: SCCA General Discussion
Topic: April 3rd meeting
Replies: 8
Views: 295

Re: April 3rd meeting

me
by John Brown
Sun Apr 01, 2018 8:26 pm
Forum: Solo
Topic: March 29-31 zMax Match Tour
Replies: 92
Views: 3323

Re: March 29-31 zMax Match Tour

Its slow. I have not tried any other settings neither..

Main thing is to cut our Castor as much as we can.. Ill do that when I replace those soft bushings
by John Brown
Sun Apr 01, 2018 7:47 pm
Forum: Solo
Topic: March 29-31 zMax Match Tour
Replies: 92
Views: 3323

Re: March 29-31 zMax Match Tour

disneyd wrote:
Sun Apr 01, 2018 7:42 pm
That upper arm bushing looks pretty compliant...
YES! I cant remember what its made of.. but,its about to be delrin! its awful looking!