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by surratta
Fri Sep 06, 2019 3:36 pm
Forum: WHRRI Racing
Topic: Looking for open paddock for Sept 28th weekend
Replies: 4
Views: 4162

Re: Looking for open paddock for Sept 28th weekend

aww yeah, he's back!

I don't think there's a published rule against it, but if someone rents you his/her paddock spot, I'm gonna request a rule against making money on reserved spots for next year.
by surratta
Wed Aug 14, 2019 12:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Another T-6 upgrade!!
Replies: 2
Views: 2100

Re: Another T-6 upgrade!!

woo hoo!
by surratta
Wed Jul 03, 2019 12:04 am
Forum: Women of Waterford
Topic: 60th Annivarsary WHRRI 5K run/walk track paving fundraiser
Replies: 4
Views: 11397

Re: 60th Annivarsary WHRRI 5K run/walk track paving fundraiser

it's only a matter of time... you have the disease...
by surratta
Mon Jul 01, 2019 10:13 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A Full Recovery
Replies: 3
Views: 2335

Re: A Full Recovery

you all have my gratitude. unfortunately, I don't know exactly who you all are. I know Ron and Jerry P were certainly in the eye of the storm. I know Suzy was there getting info out to the world. and JB, and Bruce Mac... I kinda wish I knew more. I can guess at the usual suspects, and I'd probably b...
by surratta
Mon May 20, 2019 10:39 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Race 2 reserved paddock spots
Replies: 5
Views: 3075

Re: Race 2 reserved paddock spots

surratta wrote:
Mon May 20, 2019 9:34 am
I will not be using my paddock spot (#27) at Race 2.
annnnnd it's already been spoken for.
by surratta
Mon May 20, 2019 9:34 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Race 2 reserved paddock spots
Replies: 5
Views: 3075

Race 2 reserved paddock spots

I will not be using my paddock spot (#27) at Race 2.
by surratta
Thu May 09, 2019 11:52 am
Forum: WHRRI Racing
Topic: Reserved Paddock Map
Replies: 5
Views: 4156

Re: Reserved Paddock Map

updated reserved paddock spot map and assignment list are now available on the forms page.
by surratta
Tue Apr 23, 2019 5:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: bit of crap news
Replies: 6
Views: 3184

Re: bit of crap news

says Brian Bennett:
My favorite picture of Randy is actually mostly of Butch, right after they drove the purple boostmonster on some lunchtime touring laps.
I think they had fun :mrgreen:
The BOOST Brothers.JPG
by surratta
Mon Apr 22, 2019 8:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: bit of crap news
Replies: 6
Views: 3184

Re: bit of crap news

from Karen Long Hintze on FB:
It is with a heavy heart that I have been asked to share the obituary for our friend Randy Smith. We look forward to sharing fond memories with everyone on Wednesday.

http://www.donelsonjohnsevans.com/Obitu ... spx?ID=669
by surratta
Fri Apr 19, 2019 4:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: bit of crap news
Replies: 6
Views: 3184

bit of crap news

I just read the following on facebook, posted by Karen Long Hintze: PLEASE say a prayer for Randy Smith and Jen Jarvi Smith. Randy's brave struggle is unfortunately coming to an end. He is with Hospice at this time and is being kept as comfortable as possible. Jenny is by his side and asked me to sh...
by surratta
Fri Apr 05, 2019 9:10 am
Forum: WHRRI Driver's School
Topic: Newbie questions about what to expect/prepare for
Replies: 5
Views: 5146

Re: Newbie questions about what to expect/prepare for

^^^ what he said. there will be several on-track sessions bringing you up to speed on saturday. racing line, find your apexes, braking points, shift points, flags, rules, controlled passing, nerves, adrenaline. plan on being exhausted at the end of the day. sunday will see more of the same, and you'...
by surratta
Sun Mar 03, 2019 4:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Motorsport Tire
Replies: 3
Views: 2418

Re: Motorsport Tire

thanks!
by surratta
Fri Mar 01, 2019 1:15 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Motorsport Tire
Replies: 3
Views: 2418

Motorsport Tire

I think I heard that Lee was selling the business. anyone have details? new contact info?
by surratta
Fri Jan 25, 2019 12:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Brian Naumann
Replies: 0
Views: 3199

Brian Naumann

from FB: Detroit Region SCCA We are sad to report that the road racing community has lost a shining example of a racer and a person. Earlier this week, Brian Naumann was found deceased in his home. Brian was a regular Spec Miata competitor both in the region and at Majors races. He also raced with v...
by surratta
Tue Nov 13, 2018 3:43 pm
Forum: Advice Column
Topic: ugh, it's stripped!
Replies: 5
Views: 4151

Re: ugh, it's stripped!

thanks guys. from you three, I consider this a pretty authoritative recommendation. feels better than trusting some guy in his driveway on youtube, although even that guy knows more than I do.
by surratta
Mon Nov 12, 2018 7:12 pm
Forum: Advice Column
Topic: ugh, it's stripped!
Replies: 5
Views: 4151

ugh, it's stripped!

I need some help/input/wisdom/whatever... while installing a new engine mount on a Honda B20, I stripped the threads of its hole on the block. I was assuming (I know, I know) that my only real option was to drill out the hole and re-tap it. then I did a little clicking and discovered HeliCoil insert...