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littlemel 12-08-2014 06:22 PM

Re: PC Sim Racing
 
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Originally Posted by STANG KILLA SS (Post 4962998)
been meaning to post these pics for awhile.

did the nixim brake spring mod. ordered from UK and first one got lost for 6 weeks, so they had to send a 2nd one.

http://i28.photobucket.com/albums/c2...ps7b330f03.jpg

got the pedal set tore down and installing. you can see the difference in the stock silver spring, and the nixim beefy progressive brake spring with the rubber bump stop.
http://i28.photobucket.com/albums/c2...psd4eeba0d.jpg

while i was in there i also came up with a gas/throttle spring mod. i always wanted more feel on the gas petal for like 10% throttle ie more pressure and feedback. so i made a 1/4" spacer out of two coils of 14g speaker wire (it was handy and quick)
been testing it for about a month and i love the added feel.
http://i28.photobucket.com/albums/c2...ps2d42a661.jpg

found out the hard way DONT try to run over the red apex curbs at Laguna Seca. did this twice in one race :shock: quite a ride.
http://i28.photobucket.com/albums/c2...ps12b35b92.jpg

got my B class licence!
http://i28.photobucket.com/albums/c2...psea317d89.jpg

also picked up the RUF Porsche and some tracks for the GT3 races to get the 20% discount
http://i28.photobucket.com/albums/c2...psc1234a99.jpg

Is the spring mod a very noticable mod? Progressive spring right?


IM also on Iracing but am a oval guy

STANG KILLA SS 12-08-2014 07:45 PM

Re: PC Sim Racing
 
definatly. but it would be pretty useless for oval. athough it is stiffer too so probly would give you more feel for the "just breath on it" braking. but really helps in RR where you need to memorize threshold braking position.

STANG KILLA SS 01-06-2015 05:11 PM

Re: PC Sim Racing
 
I had a bit of an issue exiting the pits last night during GT3 practice at Daytona:oops: then got a little help from steve.

nailed the landing:mrgreen:
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ignore the pixilation and poor quality, video has been threw 2 compressions/conversions and digital zoom.

Tommy R 01-11-2015 08:31 PM

Re: PC Sim Racing
 
Yee haw! Up to Class B now... :mrgreen:

http://tommyr.smugmug.com/Other/Avat...lass%20b-L.jpg

sgtsteve 01-11-2015 08:32 PM

Re: PC Sim Racing
 
Congrats!

STANG KILLA SS 01-12-2015 12:53 PM

Re: PC Sim Racing
 
nice irating too!

Tommy R 01-12-2015 03:03 PM

Re: PC Sim Racing
 
Thank you, thank you! It's a bit lower now after last night's GT3 race at Daytona, but it was worth it. So much fun! I'm really stoked about running the Spec Racer Fords at Road Atlanta this week. Unfortunately, I won't be home to race 'til Wednesday. Bah!

STANG KILLA SS 01-20-2015 12:23 PM

Re: PC Sim Racing
 
cant wait!

https://fbcdn-sphotos-d-a.akamaihd.n...1ec16cb9baaf2a

STANG KILLA SS 01-21-2015 09:07 AM

Re: PC Sim Racing
 
it was too long of an answer to bring up on the mic last night so i kept quiet. heres the long answer
Split times start at 5:10

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sAZc...A5EB18CD#t=310

Tommy R 01-21-2015 03:04 PM

Re: PC Sim Racing
 
Thanks, Cory. Unfortunately, that's how I understand it. In my case my best lap was a 1:49.9 and my lap time said I was about half a second better. Crossed the line and saw a 1:50.0 lap. I couldn't make heads or tails of it. :(

STANG KILLA SS 01-28-2015 07:13 PM

Re: PC Sim Racing
 
forgot I had these saved, from when me and steve were spending everyday trying to learn COTA.
had a nice drift and was able to drive out of it. :shock:

http://i28.photobucket.com/albums/c2...ps3qugivaf.png

http://i28.photobucket.com/albums/c2...psmj2vnoyj.png

http://i28.photobucket.com/albums/c2...psy2vsw6i8.png

I like the difference in sheen of the rubber vs asphault in this one. nice details iracing.
http://i28.photobucket.com/albums/c2...pspddamafl.png

STANG KILLA SS 02-06-2015 08:46 AM

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epic!:shock:

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Tommy R 02-06-2015 09:42 AM

Re: PC Sim Racing
 
12 Hours of Sebring is coming up! I'd be game to put together a team. I LOVE the idea of endurance racing as a team! :mrgreen: :mrgreen:

STANG KILLA SS 02-06-2015 01:58 PM

Re: PC Sim Racing
 
talk about heart break after going into the wall and being done after 23.5 hours! :shock:

Tommy R 02-06-2015 02:09 PM

Re: PC Sim Racing
 
Quote:

Originally Posted by STANG KILLA SS (Post 5138082)
talk about heart break after going into the wall and being done after 23.5 hours! :shock:

No doubt! FYI, I talked to Jason about a team endurance race. Maybe we can put something together for a 4 or 6 hour race sometime soon? I think it'd be a lot of fun!

STANG KILLA SS 02-06-2015 04:49 PM

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yeah. even if its not team, just the 4 of us endurance racing each other. (open to public?)
or maybe a 2 hour race of each. team & also individual

that reminds me, I need to learn how to host a race...

STANG KILLA SS 02-10-2015 07:47 PM

Re: PC Sim Racing
 
damn
http://www.racedepartment.com/data/p...c6f4ca8665.jpg

Tommy R 02-10-2015 08:00 PM

Re: PC Sim Racing
 
Mercy!!

So Cory, Steve, and I are looking into doing some iRacing endurance racing, primarily the 75 minute GT3 races. Anyone else interested in joining us? :)

STANG KILLA SS 02-19-2015 11:25 AM

Re: PC Sim Racing
 
check this out fellas.

http://www.racedepartment.com/attach...snu-jpg.82220/

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rnpnick 02-23-2015 12:58 PM

Re: PC Sim Racing
 
http://i213.photobucket.com/albums/c...pstent5j6c.jpg

I have been loving the skippy car, and finally hit B licence.


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