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Test Post - to see if my name or openID uuid shows up

Investigating how to get Yahoo groups to use my name instead of the uuid from openID from Google services. Someone can delete this anytime after 1 May 2017.
Marc Jackson
Apr 27
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28396

Connecting rod clearence locus

What is the typical locus around the big and small ends of 1 litre 4 cylinder rods ? Like KX 14 YZF R1 etc. Needed to verify geometry and crankcase clearance,
db28272dee9532fefd06075f3e7e35cf
Apr 27
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28395

Re: TCV8 Project

Alta motorcycle have a really cool electric MX bike with 30 kW motor that sits in the best location to minimise polar moments. In San Francisco the fastest
db28272dee9532fefd06075f3e7e35cf
Apr 24
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28394

Re: Fuel Injector Placement

I would use injectors that atomiser the fuel best and spray it at the hottest part of the intake port likely closest surface to the exhaust. That way you
db28272dee9532fefd06075f3e7e35cf
Apr 24
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28393

Re: TCV8 Project

Byron does Zero sell in your bailiwick? I was looking at their FX- still expensive, but then I couldn't build one for much less, and some of the parts I
John Fisher
Apr 23
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28392

Re: TCV8 Project

Hey Ian, Hey all, Just a shout-out to say I'm still giving that feeble twitch I mean kicking. Love these posts too. I'm pretty much committed these days to
Byron Allen Black
Apr 23
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28391

Re: EV battery tech

correction: the Zero bikes are lighter than I said, more like 260 lbs and 290 lbs, and their purchase prices for the FX line are equal more or less to gas
John Fisher
Apr 9
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Re: EV battery tech

My experience of reading one-a-week of these battery science projects for years is there is always another one next week and none of them show up as
John Fisher
Apr 9
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28389

Re: EV battery tech

Wow. 3 x the energy density and Sodium vs Lithium.. Sort of hoping they do a deal with Musk. In Northern Alberta, I like the -20 deg functionality Oh yeah,
Rick Hammond
Apr 9
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28388

EV battery tech

Anyone close enough to this work to assess the hurdles to be overcome? https://news.utexas.edu/2017/02/28/goodenough-introduces-new-battery-technology Charlie
Charles Finney
Apr 9
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Re: Fuel Injector Placement

The throttle bodies are angled somewhat, but much closer to horizontal than vertical. I considered coming off the head with an elbow and then shooting the
Rick Denoon
Apr 6
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Re: TCV8 Project

So. I spent some time looking at the proposed meshing arrangement for the twin crankshaft in the light of some useful comments posted earlier I think my
prosenberg5
Apr 6
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28385

Re: Fuel Injector Placement

I’d also go for top mounted, shower style if possible. Are your throttle bodies vertical or horizontal? Alternatively, can you mount the injectors through
Hirzel Office
Apr 6
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Re: Fuel Injector Placement

Thanks Ian, That's the problem with asking for advice, you usually get the answer that you don't want to hear! The top mount pointing down gave what I thought
Rick Denoon
Apr 5
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Re: TCV8 Project

... You've been quiet for quite a while Byron - good to see that you're still kicking....... Cheers IAN -- DRYSDALE MOTORCYCLE Co. See
Ian Drysdale
Apr 4
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