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Forum: Build Threads
Today, 12:59 AM
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Posted By turbofan

Shitty. I'm feeling an MT.net Circle of...

Shitty.

I'm feeling an MT.net Circle of Life™ move coming on.

In all seriousness, hope you can get it sorted man.
Forum: Build Threads
Yesterday, 02:56 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,277
Posted By turbofan

Car looks like a ton of fun. I'm actually pretty...

Car looks like a ton of fun. I'm actually pretty excited for Kaiko, our NC dev car. Hoping I can talk E into a 2.5 swap......
Yesterday, 02:47 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 943
Posted By turbofan

Dunno why you deleted your post. ---Quote...

Dunno why you deleted your post.
---Quote (Originally by turbofan)---
To be fair, that was one of the poverty/economy bearings he offers. Unlikely to have that issue with the higher end bearings...
Forum: Aerodynamics
Yesterday, 02:35 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 722
Posted By turbofan

What are you trying to accomplish? If you're...

What are you trying to accomplish? If you're trying to have fun, track top down and forget the aero.
Yesterday, 02:32 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 461
Posted By turbofan

Fair price. Poor 10AE :cry:

Fair price.

Poor 10AE :cry:
Yesterday, 02:27 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 943
Posted By turbofan

To be fair, that was one of the poverty/economy...

To be fair, that was one of the poverty/economy bearings he offers. Unlikely to have that issue with the higher end bearings which he also offers. Not a very good reason to write off the E30 option....
Forum: Build Threads
Yesterday, 01:51 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 906
Posted By turbofan

:likecat:

:likecat:
Forum: Build Threads
06-23-2019, 02:54 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 906
Posted By turbofan

Damn Josh, excellent input, hugely appreciated....

Damn Josh, excellent input, hugely appreciated. The plan so far is to pay John or Alex to do it, but maybe I will do it myself. Not rocket science, just time consuming, but I will definitely take...
06-21-2019, 02:45 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,607
Posted By turbofan

:likecat: This car is so much fun to drive.

:likecat:

This car is so much fun to drive.
Forum: Build Threads
06-21-2019, 02:44 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 906
Posted By turbofan

Engine arrived today. Thanks UK_Miata_Parts for...

Engine arrived today. Thanks UK_Miata_Parts for the very reasonable shipping time!

The valve cover and intake manifold are gorgeous. The head being painted red... Holy shit it's ugly. But,...
Forum: Build Threads
06-21-2019, 11:29 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 906
Posted By turbofan

It sure was. Very fortunate to know Alex and be...

It sure was. Very fortunate to know Alex and be in close proximity to him. The bonus is that the tub was already at his shop so it makes getting a few things done very very easy haha
Forum: Build Threads
06-20-2019, 11:24 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 906
Posted By turbofan

Yeah, my plan is to hire John. Will depend on a...

Yeah, my plan is to hire John. Will depend on a couple things. It's not too bad if it's a race car without an interior. Miller and Vegas are both fully redone wiring.
Forum: Build Threads
06-20-2019, 07:27 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 906
Posted By turbofan

Thanks to Silentoreo34 I believe I've sourced my...

Thanks to Silentoreo34 I believe I've sourced my 5-speed and 4.3 Torsen, pending verification of 4.3 torsenness after pulling it from donor car.

Still need:
-seat/harnesses
-net
-fire system...
Forum: Build Threads
06-20-2019, 01:57 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 906
Posted By turbofan

Ed's 2nd Mission - S2 build

Been in southern california for 4 months now. Haven't driven my 10AE much (now named Sonic). Have always known I want to get into w2w eventually, and watching the Supermiata S2 races has lit the...
06-19-2019, 08:15 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 5,405
Posted By turbofan

Bump. Car is sortof on the market again. Price...

Bump. Car is sortof on the market again. Price dropped. Pics and more details added. Will be available as soon as hot laps sessions of Sunday Miata Reunion at Laguna Seca are over. If you want it...
06-19-2019, 12:21 PM
Replies: 140
Views: 20,668
Posted By turbofan

Make sure to report how many woots were had.

Make sure to report how many woots were had.
06-18-2019, 02:39 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,691
Posted By turbofan

This is actually the exact opposite of the goal. ...

This is actually the exact opposite of the goal.

You want things as soft as possible while still avoiding wallow. Softer = more grip as long as there's sufficient body control for transitional...
06-18-2019, 01:26 PM
Replies: 1,321
Views: 60,904
Posted By turbofan

Much woot. Guess the lady yesterday was confused....

Much woot. Guess the lady yesterday was confused. Back to your regularly scheduled campsite plans.
06-18-2019, 12:47 PM
Replies: 1,321
Views: 60,904
Posted By turbofan

Perhaps we should call and reverify. Wouldn't be...

Perhaps we should call and reverify. Wouldn't be the first time I've been given bum information over the phone...
06-18-2019, 12:00 PM
Replies: 1,321
Views: 60,904
Posted By turbofan

They said something about it being the off season...

They said something about it being the off season and they close all campgrounds except Chaparral during the off season.

That area looks pretty decent, can see some picnic tables and fire pits on...
06-17-2019, 07:18 PM
Replies: 1,321
Views: 60,904
Posted By turbofan

Bad news, campers: The Grand Prix campground...

Bad news, campers: The Grand Prix campground where we usually camp is going to be closed. We have to find spots in the Chaparral campground. Map here:...
Forum: Race Prep
06-17-2019, 04:07 PM
Replies: 187
Views: 46,992
Posted By turbofan

They look better than some but not ideal. Not...

They look better than some but not ideal. Not surprising give Proformer is Napa's budget line.
06-17-2019, 12:59 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,677
Posted By turbofan

:bowrofl: i love this forum. Thanks six.

:bowrofl: i love this forum. Thanks six.
06-15-2019, 08:42 PM
Replies: 140
Views: 20,668
Posted By turbofan

Cool. Please add them to my order. 21....

Cool. Please add them to my order.

21. thegrapist economy bearings, bimmerworld studs
22. turbofan poverty bearings, bimmerworld studs. ABS rings.
23. moocow: poverty bearings, economy studs....
06-15-2019, 08:29 PM
Replies: 140
Views: 20,668
Posted By turbofan

What ended up being the verdict for ABS stuffs?

What ended up being the verdict for ABS stuffs?
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