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    Mine joined SAE and designed the rear ARB...

    Mine joined SAE and designed the rear ARB http://fsae.com/groupee_common/emoticons/icon_wink.gif
  2. Thread: ex500

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    Unmodified that motor is awesome. Runs forever,...

    Unmodified that motor is awesome. Runs forever, had one in my 1991 EX500 (which was still running in 2009). Same design motor is still in the new bikes.
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    Andy, that's correct, but you pick your MR based...

    Andy, that's correct, but you pick your MR based on how stiff the damper is/ how much travel its got. I'm curious how stiff the rates are on these dampers compared to the CC DB's. If they're softer...
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    Huh, thats really weird that they would name them...

    Huh, thats really weird that they would name them the same as an existing damper, but now that you mention it I think I remember thinking that when I first saw them (just forgot).

    WRT to MR, are...
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    <BLOCKQUOTE class="ip-ubbcode-quote"><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-title">quote:</div><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-content">... 7800 double adjustable dampers with piggyback resevoir ......
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    Pretty sure the "other compound" run by 10" teams...

    Pretty sure the "other compound" run by 10" teams like RMIT and ETS is LC0.
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    <BLOCKQUOTE class="ip-ubbcode-quote"><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-title">quote:</div><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-content">Originally posted by Sooner_Electrical:
    This has to be a fake question, I...
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    Rip stop nylon attached with Velcro. Lighter...

    Rip stop nylon attached with Velcro. Lighter than CF, shows off the chassis, and cheap as hell. Downside, "It doesn't look like a real racecar."
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    Penske seems to have a different idea of what...

    Penske seems to have a different idea of what their 7800 series is:

    http://www.penskeshocks.com/fi...00_Series_Manual.pdf

    A lot of teams use these dampers, why did you pick this number? Seems...
  10. Thread: 2010 Status?

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    <BLOCKQUOTE class="ip-ubbcode-quote"><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-title">quote:</div><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-content">
    http://img194.imageshack.us/img194/9633/assem1011.jpg ...
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    <BLOCKQUOTE class="ip-ubbcode-quote"><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-title">quote:</div><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-content">Originally posted by Stocky Fast 1:
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  12. Laugh if you want, my team did too, until our...

    Laugh if you want, my team did too, until our body panels went from 15 lb to 1.5 lb. I'd be surprised if anyone has composite panels that light, and last I checked weight was important in our...
  13. Cloth, attached around the frame rails with...

    Cloth, attached around the frame rails with Velcro.

    Benefits:
    Lightest possible panels, short of using cellophane
    Cheap

    Drawbacks:
    "It doesn't look like a race car"
  14. Thread: About rules

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    We can pick our own names? I want team awesome! ...

    We can pick our own names? I want team awesome! BTW, Chris, told you we could've put TU Buff on the car, and no one would have "officially" cared. ...
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    Try looking here...

    Try looking here
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    Did someone on your team write the software?

    Did someone on your team write the software?
  17. Thread: steering geometry

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    Steering force and feedback etc is mostly...

    Steering force and feedback etc is mostly determined by your tyres properties. I think Baja is mostly done by benchmark (haven't done Baja, but thats the impression that I've gotten) for steering...
  18. Thread: Spring rates!

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    I've always thought of it as MR = Wheel/Spring...

    I've always thought of it as MR = Wheel/Spring and called the other Installation Ratio, IR = Spring/Wheel. Supposed to help keep them straight, but I still always get them mixed up in my head.
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    <BLOCKQUOTE class="ip-ubbcode-quote"><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-title">quote:</div><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-content">Originally posted by woodsy96:
    The first car our team built in 2004 had the...
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    <BLOCKQUOTE class="ip-ubbcode-quote"><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-title">quote:</div><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-content">Originally posted by Mike Cook:
    To get it to work well you need to treat...
  21. Thread: Yaw Rate

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    <BLOCKQUOTE class="ip-ubbcode-quote"><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-title">quote:</div><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-content">Originally posted by Zac:

    I'm still not sure what you're trying to argue....
  22. Thread: Yaw Rate

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    <BLOCKQUOTE class="ip-ubbcode-quote"><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-title">quote:</div><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-content">Originally posted by Zac:
    <BLOCKQUOTE class="ip-ubbcode-quote"><div...
  23. Thread: Yaw Rate

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    <BLOCKQUOTE class="ip-ubbcode-quote"><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-title">quote:</div><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-content">Originally posted by exFSAE:
    Hm? You may want to review your vehicle...
  24. Thread: Yaw Rate

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    But what if one end has more weight on it than...

    But what if one end has more weight on it than the other? Then a simple slip angle measurement tells you nothing. Or what if your rear axle is solid and doesn't produce wheel camber?

    Over/ Under...
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    A few things to think about: 1. If you use an H...

    A few things to think about:
    1. If you use an H lower member, your uprights will have to be able to attach to it, making them heavier, your uprights will have to be shorter to package it inside the...
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