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    http://m.daily-journal.com/news/local/costs-sink-a...

    http://m.daily-journal.com/news/local/costs-sink-annual-boat-races/article_b150c1c2-4914-5664-badd-f606a83f73d5.html?mode=jqm
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    Click the link in the post above and the...

    Click the link in the post above and the Unlimited final comes up. There's thumbnails of other videos show below. The F1 final is is "F1 Final - Seaway wins - Graham Truc.." Click that and it'll...
  3. Thread: Trenton Race

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    Let me touch a little more on my last statement....

    Let me touch a little more on my last statement.

    I think we should be keeping the politics out of the race sites. It's fine to have these discussions. It's how you go about figuring out what...
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    Steve, I think you're a little misguided on a few...

    Steve, I think you're a little misguided on a few things. Maybe you guys just need to make it to some real races an interact with with more drivers.

    First, I really wouldn't blame these problems...
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    The problem is not cubic inches. The problem...

    The problem is not cubic inches.

    The problem is 'boat racers' that don't want to race their boats because they think that they have a cubic inch problem when the fact is that they simply cannot...
  6. Thread: Trenton Race

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    2 liter 120 engine is legal in the SST-200 class....

    2 liter 120 engine is legal in the SST-200 class.

    F1 sport engine is not a legal SST-200 engine.

    SST-120 is not on the sanction because it is the world championships. You can not run two...
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    It was a Lee boat afternoon.

    It was a Lee boat afternoon.
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    I have no idea what he used for a mold, but it...

    I have no idea what he used for a mold, but it really does look good. All the corners are nice and sharp, just like the factory cover.

    Yes, aftermarket cowls are legal in SST120 now.

    Mark
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    RJ was smart enough to make it with black gel...

    RJ was smart enough to make it with black gel coat, so it's all good. If my boat makes it to Pittsburgh and it floats, I'll be happy. You won't be able to tell what it looks like from behind, anyway.
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    sst-120 engine cover

    I got my new engine cover from RJ West the other day. I just wanted to say the thing looks great and if anyone needs a cover, you won't be disappointed.
  11. Thread: Rouen 24 hours

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    Tammy Wolf - Post Race

    Hi Everyone,

    First I would like to thank all of you for your incredible support. I know how difficult it was to follow the teams progress and we really appreciated all the messages of support. I...
  12. Thread: Rouen 24 hours

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    That's right Ron.

    That's right Ron.
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    Here are the results from the website. They are...

    Here are the results from the website. They are as accurate as I can find.

    The ladies team finished 9th over all and 4th in their class!
  14. Thread: Rouen 24 hours

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    I just talked to Tammy on the phone. She wanted...

    I just talked to Tammy on the phone. She wanted to tell everyone 'Hi!'. They all seem to be in good spirits and happy with how things are going after their oil problems early this morning. They had a...
  15. Thread: Rouen 24 hours

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    Tammys Sunday morning update

    I just finished the morning racing session of 1 1/2 hours and it was amazing and educational. Rouen has had some bad accidents on the course, one of which was when I was racing this morning. A...
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    I haven't found any info about a live stream yet....

    I haven't found any info about a live stream yet. I'll ask Tammy the next time she calls. Here's a couple of the first pictures that she sent to me. She sounds like she's really enjoying the trip so...
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    Race boats shouldn't have passengers. We don't...

    Race boats shouldn't have passengers. We don't need to risk twice as many people, the insurance is already enough of a problem and the vintage boats are already giving us black eyes. OPC shouldn't...
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    I intend to attend mostly the same races I always...

    I intend to attend mostly the same races I always have, regardless of what they call the class. That means APR for sure, and likely Trenton. I would probably run both SST-120 & SST-200 at Kankakee if...
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    There is a new helmet rule that is going into...

    There is a new helmet rule that is going into effect for 2012 for our drivers:

    New GSR 3.a. 1: The upper fifty percent (50%) of the helmet must be a single color of the following: yellow or...
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    Go back in time to 2010 and check out the post I...

    Go back in time to 2010 and check out the post I made then:

    http://www.boatracingfacts.com/forums/showthread.php?p=89773#post89773

    Shep is 100% correct about Trenton. You can go to the UIM...
  21. Thread: Selva?

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    That's pretty awesome. I'd love to race on water...

    That's pretty awesome. I'd love to race on water that smooth sometime, or a course with long stretches like that.
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    The winds and restarts were brutal for the 120...

    The winds and restarts were brutal for the 120 final. It took 3 starts to complete 1 lap.

    First start was scrubbed because McGrath was floating on the course near the start dock.
    On the second...
  23. Thread: Trenton?

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    For some reason, I got around the commitment bouy...

    For some reason, I got around the commitment bouy behind Rinker on his outside and then ended up in his rooster tail. I'm not sure if I moved in or he moved out. I don't know what the hell happened...
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    I think that your buddies name is Howie, not...

    I think that your buddies name is Howie, not Howard.

    Mark
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    You might as well just give Chris Fairchild a...

    You might as well just give Chris Fairchild a call. He'll be able to tell you about the gear case longevity and also offer insight about two seaters, since he owns the Mercury boat that you posted...
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    I think I'd like to stay away from salt water. ...

    I think I'd like to stay away from salt water.

    Kankakee is fun. Lots of boats, narrow course, and longish straight aways.

    9 times out of 10, Marietta, OH is a great race. Great town and a lot...
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    And thanks again for the pictures. They were...

    And thanks again for the pictures. They were great!

    Anytime you want to make the drive back this way with your boat, we'd love to have you race with us. It'd be great to get some of the guys from...
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    I sure wish the west coast wasn't so far west of...

    I sure wish the west coast wasn't so far west of here!
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    Sounds like a good time. Wish we could make it!

    Sounds like a good time. Wish we could make it!
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    Rinker has one. I'd talk to him. Either he'll...

    Rinker has one. I'd talk to him. Either he'll sell you one or you'll at least get some ideas.

    Mark
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    You won't get any argument from me. :p

    You won't get any argument from me. :p
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    Hey, I can't help that you needed the same line I...

    Hey, I can't help that you needed the same line I needed! ;)

    I almost lost it around Lap 20, the wind picked me up at the end of the front stretch and threw me sideways at Barry Wolf. I landed...
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    Apparently there were a couple of penalties on...

    Apparently there were a couple of penalties on the 97 boat in 120 that were not in the original results. Here are the updated 120 results.

    Boat # Driver
    1 7 Mark Jakob
    2 46 Kris Shepard...
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    45 Boat # Driver 1 21 Jose Mendana Jr. ...

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    1 21 Jose Mendana Jr.
    2 37 Dean Comer
    3 22 Steven Dawe
    4 93 RJ West
    5 94 Paul Trolian
    6 1 Robert Rinker
    7 6 Bud Nollman
    8 30 Steven Lee
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    Group B of SST-120 started with a 3 boat crash in...

    Group B of SST-120 started with a 3 boat crash in the first turn at the back of the pack. Dan Schwartz turned into Barry Wolf at the end of the straight away, rolling Barry onto Stacy Funk. Dan...
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    Chip Wavro blew over on his qualifying lap. ...

    Chip Wavro blew over on his qualifying lap.

    Brent Dillard bumped with Carol Reno in the first turn of the second heat and then barrel-rolled in the next turn, due to the damage to the boat. The...
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    Ha!

    Ha!
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    aurora, Indiana

    14 SST-60 boats
    12 SST-120 boats

    Currently pouring rain.

    Mark
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    Garys email

    Garys email address is pughrace@bellsouth.net

    Mark
  40. Thread: Trenton Race

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    How about 120 results?

    How about 120 results?
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    120 results?

    120 results?
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    Races around Indiana

    Depends on which part of Indiana you live in. If you are near the southeast corner, check out the race in Aurora, IN. It's August 21-22. There won't be any small boats there, but you can check out...
  43. Thread: Pittsburgh

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    I found this picture of Ruben on Mike Tiltons...

    I found this picture of Ruben on Mike Tiltons website. Or at least his boat. The pad is already caved in near the sponson tip and the deck is busted loose. I'm assuming he's unaware of this when the...
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    Here's a newspaper interview I did via telephone...

    Here's a newspaper interview I did via telephone during inspection.

    http://www.pittsburghlive.com/x/pittsburghtrib/s_689018.html
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    It was about this rough. Roughly. At least coming...

    It was about this rough. Roughly. At least coming out from under the bridge.

    Photo by Mike Tilton.

    I was about 15 boat lengths behind Terry when he went over. It looked like a soft roll.

    Mark
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    According to everything I've seen, shaun is on...

    According to everything I've seen, shaun is on the pole.

    Mark
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    3/8", I believe. Aluminum.

    3/8", I believe. Aluminum.
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    Two seater belongs to Chris Fairchild.

    Two seater belongs to Chris Fairchild.
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    What boats went over? Any idea what the finishing...

    What boats went over? Any idea what the finishing orders are?

    Thanks for whatever updates you can get out!

    Mark
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    And three different people will give you three...

    And three different people will give you three different opinions. Personally, if someone bolted my bearing carrier in, I'd rip off their arm and beat them to death with it. But that's my opinion. ;)
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