R3VLimited Forums

Go Back   R3VLimited Forums > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 25 of 500
Search took 0.09 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: BlackbirdM3
Forum: Members Rides 02-10-2019, 04:34 PM
Replies: 516
Views: 32,792
Posted By BlackbirdM3
Anyone who wants correct suspension geometry....

Anyone who wants correct suspension geometry. Mine is topped out and its too low. (Turner J stock setup with externally adjustable Koni Sports.) You can't have " several inches of positive height,...
Forum: Off Topic Lounge 02-04-2019, 10:37 AM
Replies: 1,513
Views: 107,451
Posted By BlackbirdM3
Here are a few more from Reno....

Here are a few more from Reno....
Forum: Off Topic Lounge 02-04-2019, 10:29 AM
Replies: 1,513
Views: 107,451
Posted By BlackbirdM3
That was a morning test run to make sure nothing...

That was a morning test run to make sure nothing was leaking or anything like that. For what its worth, that plane has been racing off and on for the past 49 years, and is still wearing a variation...
Forum: Members Rides 02-04-2019, 10:11 AM
Replies: 516
Views: 32,792
Posted By BlackbirdM3
The height adjustable collar only compresses the...

The height adjustable collar only compresses the spring, it does nothing for the location of the strut. So, if the strut is say 32 inches long, that is all the length you have to work with. That is...
Forum: Members Rides 02-02-2019, 02:22 PM
Replies: 516
Views: 32,792
Posted By BlackbirdM3
The massive issue with ground control or any...

The massive issue with ground control or any other coil over setup is that its not tall enough to get the suspension geometry right. Its at least an inch too low. Your max height is limited by the...
Forum: Off Topic Lounge 02-02-2019, 02:08 PM
Replies: 1,513
Views: 107,451
Posted By BlackbirdM3
A few of my shots from Reno. ...

A few of my shots from Reno. ...
Forum: The Project Forum 01-13-2019, 12:30 AM
Replies: 312
Views: 19,022
Posted By BlackbirdM3
Good work. How does that lower timing chain look?...

Good work. How does that lower timing chain look?

The drive shaft can effectively only go on one way, so all you need to do is make sure the piece on the transmission has the U joint oriented...
Forum: The Project Forum 01-02-2019, 01:23 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,852
Posted By BlackbirdM3
That looks like a PITA to install, as in the...

That looks like a PITA to install, as in the whole bloody dash has to come apart to find the correct wire.

It was nice meeting you as well.

Will
Forum: The Project Forum 01-01-2019, 04:44 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,852
Posted By BlackbirdM3
Yep, it went to a good home. He is super happy...

Yep, it went to a good home. He is super happy with it. After dropping you off, we went up to La Honda to see a friend of mine, then took highway 95 north to 92, then back to the east bay.

One...
Forum: Off Topic Lounge 12-17-2018, 08:01 PM
Replies: 6,706
Views: 455,177
Posted By BlackbirdM3
Where in the Bay area are you? Might be fun to go...

Where in the Bay area are you? Might be fun to go ride some dirt. (Hell it would be good to get out on a bike again. 14 times this year is pathetic.)

Will
Forum: California 12-15-2018, 06:06 PM
Replies: 42,393
Views: 1,276,692
Posted By BlackbirdM3
I'd be down for a set, just not sure when I can...

I'd be down for a set, just not sure when I can get away to go to Monterey to pick them up.

Will
Forum: Off Topic Lounge 12-15-2018, 06:01 PM
Replies: 6,706
Views: 455,177
Posted By BlackbirdM3
Dude, I grew up in the snow. -15 outside and snow...

Dude, I grew up in the snow. -15 outside and snow on the ground from October through April or May. Often over the front axle for most of the winter. On went the studded snow tires (that I made using...
Forum: Off Topic Lounge 12-14-2018, 02:45 PM
Replies: 4,133
Views: 282,401
Posted By BlackbirdM3
Dark NDs are fun. Anyone try to shoot...

Dark NDs are fun.

Anyone try to shoot comeet 46P/Wirtanen? I've gone looking a couple times, but there has been too much high marine layer to see it. ...
Forum: Off Topic Lounge 12-14-2018, 02:40 PM
Replies: 6,706
Views: 455,177
Posted By BlackbirdM3
Holy hell man, that is almost as heavy as one of...

Holy hell man, that is almost as heavy as one of my entire bikes! Screw that. My race bike is 19.5lbs with full knobbies and late '90s tech. Seriously, that doesn't sound fun to ride at all. Its...
Forum: Off Topic Lounge 12-11-2018, 02:10 PM
Replies: 1,974
Views: 148,405
Posted By BlackbirdM3
Yes, but in the case of the Milano, there is just...

Yes, but in the case of the Milano, there is just something about the shape of the back end that doesn't do it any favors. There is just something awkward about it.

Will
Forum: Off Topic Lounge 12-11-2018, 09:45 AM
Replies: 1,974
Views: 148,405
Posted By BlackbirdM3
Because the E30 is a better car. Fewer stupid...

Because the E30 is a better car. Fewer stupid electrical issues, and honestly better looking. The back end on a Milano is so bloody high.

Will
Forum: Members Rides 12-09-2018, 10:54 PM
Replies: 516
Views: 32,792
Posted By BlackbirdM3
We have a winner. When you change cams, you...

We have a winner. When you change cams, you always replace the rockers as well. You NEVER run old rockers with a new cam or vice versa. New cam gets new rockers always. Otherwise the weaker of the...
Forum: Off Topic Lounge 12-03-2018, 11:52 AM
Replies: 6,706
Views: 455,177
Posted By BlackbirdM3
Anyone need a frameset? I've got three that need...

Anyone need a frameset? I've got three that need new homes.

Time VXRS Translink 58 CM Frame, fork HS, seatpost. $300
Klein Aura X Frame 58 cm, fork, headset. $300
Unlabeled raw aluminum 56 cm...
Forum: General Discussion 11-22-2018, 03:26 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 741
Posted By BlackbirdM3
So who has an alternative spot rather than...

So who has an alternative spot rather than flickr. I've only got 14692 pics on there that are mostly going to be wiped out. I can't justify spending $ on a place to park pics so I can link them...
Forum: Off Topic Lounge 11-19-2018, 08:45 PM
Replies: 4,133
Views: 282,401
Posted By BlackbirdM3
I went for a little drive yesterday. Found a road...

I went for a little drive yesterday. Found a road that runs from Highway 1 to King City. The road is M3 approved. ...
Forum: Off Topic Lounge 11-17-2018, 01:09 AM
Replies: 1,974
Views: 148,405
Posted By BlackbirdM3
I dig that trip computer. ...

I dig that trip computer.
https://www.r3vlimited.com/board/attachment.php?attachmentid=124435&d=1542399164

Will
Forum: Off Topic Lounge 11-13-2018, 11:50 AM
Replies: 4,133
Views: 282,401
Posted By BlackbirdM3
I haven't worked with CaptureOne, but that is...

I haven't worked with CaptureOne, but that is where I'm looking to go. It seems like its LR and Photoshop rolled into one. On top of that, I'd bet its a very good program since Phase One also...
Forum: Off Topic Lounge 11-13-2018, 09:29 AM
Replies: 1,974
Views: 148,405
Posted By BlackbirdM3
Wow, I didn't realize there were castings done...

Wow, I didn't realize there were castings done like that. Very cool.

The engine I have appears to have been built using most of the Shankle catalog from back in the day. Its got 8L cams, a ported...
Forum: Off Topic Lounge 11-13-2018, 09:15 AM
Replies: 4,133
Views: 282,401
Posted By BlackbirdM3
I don't do Adobe's ransomware. I have a perpetual...

I don't do Adobe's ransomware. I have a perpetual licence for LR, and it will be the last Adobe product I pay for.

I'll look into squarespace. I have a Wordpress page, but I'm thinking its not...
Forum: Off Topic Lounge 11-12-2018, 07:42 PM
Replies: 1,974
Views: 148,405
Posted By BlackbirdM3
Jaremco's son stuffed his 240 into the wall at...

Jaremco's son stuffed his 240 into the wall at Monterey this year. He had been having brake issues all week, and going into 10, no more brakes.

A real Autodelta sliding block. I don't even want to...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 500

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 08:11 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.10
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Copyright 2004 - 2020 R3VLimited LLC