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« on: July 10, 2014, 11:07:00 PM »

Can anyone point me In a direction of a racing association or drivers in or around the south central virginia area? Thanks
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« Reply #1 on: July 11, 2014, 07:00:32 AM »

I'm in SWVA.  They are going to have races in Hillsville and Dublin coming up.  Don't know how close you are to those.
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« Reply #2 on: July 11, 2014, 02:19:51 PM »

I'm in martinsville, bout hour and a half from dublin. And about the same from hillsville. What association will u with? Just starting my first build just getting an idea of what's around.
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« Reply #3 on: July 11, 2014, 02:55:09 PM »

No club around here, I'm in Abingdon(Near Bristol). Racing fairs mainly.  I also am 1 1/2 away from Dublin/Hillsville but that just comes with the territory.  I have went down to NC to race with (R.R.U.M.R.A.) Rebels and Rednecks United Mower Racing Association, look them up on there website/facebook.  I really enjoyed racing with them. 
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« Reply #4 on: July 11, 2014, 02:58:57 PM »

Since there's no clubs really around here what rules did u build by, the u.s.? What class are u in?
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« Reply #5 on: July 11, 2014, 03:55:51 PM »

Yes us/ARMA.   Getting ready to go to cp.  Single OHV.   Main thing is get your chassis right and good brakes/steering.   I beat several guys that had more hp  and I was even still running a governor mine just stuck where I wanted it to be.  Safety is the most important thing.   


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« Reply #6 on: July 11, 2014, 07:02:30 PM »

Cool hope to catch the race on the 23rd of august
get some ideas and talk to the guys before I order to many parts.
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« Reply #7 on: July 11, 2014, 07:16:31 PM »

I'll look forward to meeting you. Will you be racing in my class?   My info is in my profile if you need any help.   But to tell you the truth it's all right here on the forum you just have to read it. 


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« Reply #8 on: July 11, 2014, 07:43:03 PM »

My first built so thinking gonna build for G/P. Only issue I have to figure out the steering and from end. Been reading a lot but I learn better by looking so I'm gonna come to a race to get a look at how y'all have them setup. And no doubt safety first, you can have all the power in the world but if u can't control it it's useless
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« Reply #9 on: July 11, 2014, 08:02:56 PM »

Sounds like you starting in the right direction.   Good luck and maybe I'll run into you in august.   I'll be #97 the gray ghost. 


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« Reply #10 on: July 11, 2014, 08:24:17 PM »

cool look forward to meeting you. if you have any pointers or tips im more than willing to take advise. i getting ready to order tires and wheels do u have a recomendation on sizes and brands preferred on the tracks you run also if not to much to ask could u post a pic or 2 of ur mowchine and the steering set up. thanks and safe racing. Wink
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« Reply #11 on: July 11, 2014, 08:28:40 PM »

I'll send you an email tomorrow.  That way we don't bog down your thread. 


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« Reply #12 on: July 12, 2014, 07:38:50 AM »

Look at the build threads, lots of steering pics.
Front tires 13X6.50X6
Rear tires 16X7.50X8
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« Reply #13 on: July 12, 2014, 03:22:28 PM »

Yeah thanks rooster I found a lot last night got addicted was reading on hear for about 10 hours while I was at work. Leaning toward the modified L 100 setup that flipper uses. Bonus part I have a good friend that works for john deere = employee discount.
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« Reply #14 on: July 14, 2014, 03:06:53 PM »

DUBLIN WILL BE A ARMA NATIONAL EVENT. GOOD MACHINES AND GOOD PEOPLE. bigsmile
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