Activity

Reply by Ray Alexander

I tried to make normal online reservations yesterday and got the message that both Wednesday and Sunday were sold out. I will try the...

Reply by Doug Masters

Bjoern Flesland posted: I was informed that the call in code at Sam's Town expired August 11th. Previously the code has been valid out...
Doug Masters

Reply by George Suennen

Bjoern, I used the code on August 15th, so it was valid then. Last year I was told it was only good up until 30 days from the event, and...
George Suennen

Reply by Bjoern Flesland

I was informed that the call in code at Sam's Town expired August 11th. Previously the code has been valid out the month of August, if I...
Bjoern Flesland

Reply by Asa Jay Laughton

I gotta get my Mach I underway so I can return to my focus on this computer... thingy... again... Asa
Asa Jay Laughton

Reply by Steve Donegan

Tom, if I were to do it I'd pick a linux or android tablet - same abilities and no BS licensing restrictions :-) You would need some...
Steve Donegan

Reply by Tom King

Irish, good thinking on the stylus. Hope Meme doesn't drop it mid-race ... And the Apple comments are true, but the iPad already has a...
Tom King

Reply by Steve Donegan

And George, I wouldn't base anything on an Apple device - the hill to climb to get an app built and sold is a steep one. Android is a...
Steve Donegan

Reply by Steve Donegan

There is a funny little thing called a stylus - easily had for cheap on Amazon :-) They work dandy on most touch screen devices even...
Steve Donegan

Reply by Tom King

OK, George, so I tried the experiment with my Simpson Nomex gloves and my iPhone. It didn't work at all. Are you sure you aren't using...
Tom King

Reply by George Suennen

Tom, I thought about your post related to touchscreens and racing gloves, and the capacitive touch screen should work with leather,...
George Suennen

Reply by Tom King

Thanks for the ideas, George! A few years ago, I actually prototyped a touchscreen version, but Meme said it would be unreliable with...
Tom King

Reply by George Suennen

Does that mean you're working version 2. Maybe with a touch screen or voice command? Bluetooth heart rate monitor would be cool also.
George Suennen

Reply by Tom King

We are now sold out of all the Silkrip ORR Computers, and I do not plan to build any more (I can hear Deven cheering ;-). Thanks to all...
Tom King

Reply by William

Course worker in 2016 here. I came back to race in NORC 2017. Improving participation: talk with people, show your car with car numbers...

Reply by Felton Offutt

Deven, Berry, et al Some personal observations/opinions/comments that are mine alone as I'm not on The Board... It's great to have so...
Felton Offutt

Reply by Owen Green

One other thing would like to see, us set a booth up at SEMA show so we can get some of the industry insiders cages rattled. We are the...
Owen Green

Reply by Owen Green

Yeah just watch out that crazy course worker just might outdrive you in that old farm truck from the desert. may not have the top speed...
Owen Green

Reply by Dave Bauer

Welcome again George, By the picture you can tell what I drive, Bob and I switch back and forth. Driver and nav. This is the only car I...
Dave Bauer

Reply by Asa Jay Laughton

The information on orraid is where I went before my first race. I downloaded the Nomograph and have used it every year since. I will...
Asa Jay Laughton

Reply by Tom King

Hey, Stan - I'm in Alaska right now, but the information should be on http://www.orraid.com See you in September!
Tom King

Reply by Stan Martin

Those are more of a question for the general particapants also. But what my nav and myself would do is 'bank' time for the narrows...
Stan Martin

Reply by George Dias

Stan, my questions are related to running the event in a Lightning as you have in the past. My target speed is 110 MPH. 1. Were you able...
George Dias

Reply by Steve Donegan

If rookie school is required why not make it another event - a full day at the track in your own car. Do the training first and then let...
Steve Donegan

Reply by Doug Masters

Gary Linsner posted: Of course rookies are the key to the continued success of the event. My thought would be to send each rookie a...
Doug Masters

Reply by Stan Martin

Ok my 2 cents. I think some of why there is a lack of new participants is also due to the fact of current participants and veteran being...
Stan Martin

Reply by Stan Martin

what are you wanting to know. I would rather keep in public so if any others want to weigh in or thinking about running can hopefully...
Stan Martin

Reply by Mike Laiserin

I'm glad to see not only an interest but also ideas for increasing the car count at the events. I'll try to organize my thoughts. I'm...
Mike Laiserin

Reply by Gary Linsner

I am noncommittal over racing Saturday or Sunday however that decision, I am sure, is not solely the decision of the SSCC board. NDOT...
Gary Linsner

Reply by Steve Donegan

When talking with car club friends who frequently track their cars about the SSCC/NORC I explain the various aspects, fun and costs.
Steve Donegan

Reply by Dennis Antenucci

BERRY Awesome potential solutions. ���� After a week of recommendations if the Board can't put many of Berrys and others suggestions to...
Dennis Antenucci

Reply by Berry Lowman

I could write a book worth of posts on ways to advertise and promote this sport to targeted groups, as well as the masses. However, for...
Berry Lowman

Reply by Gary Linsner

I too have been puzzled over the lack of participation in the race. My initial thought was that cost might be one issue but the SSCC is...
Gary Linsner

Reply by Bob Daniels

Owen, before I continue I must confess that most probably why this attempt fell through lies a lot with me. A while back (?) I had...

Reply by Owen Green

welcome Doug from the crazy course worker that you will find 83 miles down on Sun. just look to the left after check 8 near the end of...
Owen Green

Reply by Owen Green

Re: Video?
catch me at Sams Town for registration /press luncheon or in Ely all event I cut out sat aft noon for the gate and I look just like the...
Owen Green

Reply by George Dias

Re: Video?
Owen Green posted: George, loan me a camera and as you pass the 83 mile mark I will get Video for you may be working a few cameras for...
George Dias

Reply by George Dias

Owen Green posted: they were all Ford Team vehicles they also had a Taurus sho that went 60 miles and blew up also so my previous...
George Dias

Reply by Owen Green

Re: Video?
George, loan me a camera and as you pass the 83 mile mark I will get Video for you may be working a few cameras for you and George Sunnen O
Owen Green

Reply by Owen Green

they were all Ford Team vehicles they also had a Taurus sho that went 60 miles and blew up also so my previous comment has been kind of...
Owen Green

Reply by George Dias

Owen Green posted: one warning have seen 4 of 5 Lightnings not finish one event Really? was there a common problem? George
George Dias

Reply by George Dias

Owen Green posted: wound up with a 75 F250 Camper Special 390-4v with 4 speed manual $1000 for the whole thing had to do some...
George Dias

Reply by George Dias

Berry Lowman posted: Welcome George! Good to have you coming out to run with us on NV 318! I look forward to drinking some ice cold...
George Dias

Reply by George Dias

Malcolm Johnson posted: A hardy welcome to you from an old fart! Thanks Malcolm..... George
George Dias

Reply by Owen Green

wound up with a 75 F250 Camper Special 390-4v with 4 speed manual $1000 for the whole thing had to do some adjustments to timing but now...
Owen Green

Reply by Owen Green

I have tried for many years to make suggestions that would increase publicity and participation in the SSCC events. the course worker TV...
Owen Green

Reply by Owen Green

well as most know that chevy truck I have/had went down on me a few days before the event have new old truck now so should make this...
Owen Green

Reply by Berry Lowman

Bob - I'd like to see a trophy, a breakfast coupon, or some sort of special recognition for whomever is 1st in line for SSCC...
Berry Lowman

Reply by Bob Daniels

I agree with Deven's concern over the level of participation. For this discussion "Participant" are those that actually sign up to race...

Reply by Tom King

Yep, AJ, that was Charlie driving his Tahoe around the tight little outer track at LVMS in Qualifying School after his questionable DQ.
Tom King

Reply by Asa Jay Laughton

I'd like to point out that my first venture at SSCC was in 2012 and I attended the same Rookie School that Charlie found himself at.
Asa Jay Laughton

Reply by Charlie Friend

I had forgotten about the post from John about a RADAR gun that would compensate for cosine error. I did ask at the time (on the msg...

Reply by Mike Borders

Somewhere, in all of the debris of our racing storage garage, is a remote radar gun stand we made as well as a speed display board of...
Mike Borders

Reply by George Suennen

So I added Charlie's answer, as well as attached the Word doc that he sent me (just to see if that will work). Also as a side note,...
George Suennen

Reply by George Suennen

Charlie Friend's answer: Here is my take on the speed trap results during the last few years. In 2012 I was disqualified at the NORC for...
George Suennen

Reply by George Suennen

Charlie, You could type the entire message in wordpad or notepad on the pc, then copy the text (highlight then hit ctrl-C) and paste...
George Suennen

Reply by Mike Borders

Charlie, just make your remarks in Word (or Wordpad if you don't have Word), and when you're happy with them, just highlight, cut, and...
Mike Borders

Reply by Charlie Friend

Hi Guys, I can completely answer all of the questions about the speed trap errors. It takes a long entry to do this. I have tried this...

Reply by rex larry holt

Looks like its one vote for "as is". Me, just glad status has changed and can be there in September. One thing I really want to see is...

Reply by Tom King

Deven, when you first tried ORR in your Subie, I thought, "Hmm, I wonder if this guy will ever come back." Well, you came back with a...
Tom King
×
×
×
×