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by REAR
Thu Aug 16, 2018 5:37 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Motel and GPS info for TBO
Replies: 3
Views: 103

Re: Motel and GPS info for TBO

Kurt,

Free camping is allowed all weekend at the track but there are no electrical hook-ups or water.

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by REAR
Wed Aug 15, 2018 5:31 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: THE BIG ONE 2018
Replies: 7
Views: 691

Re: THE BIG ONE 2018

Romero, The official dates of THE BIG ONE have always been Saturday and Sunday with Friday as a early move in date only. Friday move in starts at 11:00 and please do not try to show up early and set up where ever you please. Parking is first come first served however we must do it in a organized man...
by REAR
Sun Aug 12, 2018 9:44 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Alcohol at the Big One this year?
Replies: 7
Views: 149

Re: Alcohol at the Big One this year?

Do a google search in your home town for 'methanol' or search for a local chemical company. The best methanol will always come from a chemical company because they will monitor their chemicals for water content.

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by REAR
Sat Aug 11, 2018 6:23 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Motel and GPS info for TBO
Replies: 3
Views: 103

Motel and GPS info for TBO

We would like to be as helpful to you as possible by offering a list of some of the local lodging facilities along with their contact numbers that you can use to make your lodging reservations [see below]. May we also suggest that you try one of the many on-line discount travel services such as Pric...
by REAR
Fri Aug 10, 2018 7:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: WB 580 - 700
Replies: 1
Views: 76

Re: WB 580 - 700

Bob, Give Frank Moore a call. He seems to be a favorite of the small bore Bender folks and should be able to help you on the condenser issue. Frank can be reached at (740) 450-1801 As far a paint for the small Benders, have seen everything from battleship-machine grey to metallic silver. Have had go...
by REAR
Mon Aug 06, 2018 7:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The 'American' way.
Replies: 5
Views: 152

Re: The 'American' way.

Mike, Kyle Moody purchased it. Hopefully he'll return to TBO this year with it. If you look real close you will notice that because of the tubing being oval shaped it is not bent, its cut and welded sections. Would image that oval tubing would be pretty tough to come by in the early 60's unless you ...
by REAR
Sun Aug 05, 2018 6:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The 'American' way.
Replies: 5
Views: 152

The 'American' way.

Ran into a friend named Glen recently and he told me about a kart he built and raced back in 1960 which he still had. He went on to explain that he was a newly married low buck guy back in the day but he was bound and determined to race so the only way he was going to get on the track was to build h...
by REAR
Sun Jul 22, 2018 7:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 'Wheels of Time' at THE BIG ONE
Replies: 1
Views: 202

Re: 'Wheels of Time' at THE BIG ONE

Just a little word of caution. If your going to bring some wheels and tires over to THE BIG ONE this year try to come up with a better bead breaker then this guy did. LOL!

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by REAR
Sun Jul 15, 2018 7:04 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 'Wheels of Time' at THE BIG ONE
Replies: 1
Views: 202

'Wheels of Time' at THE BIG ONE

The philosophy and the intent of any vintage activity is to preserve the history, the spirit, and the artifacts from the days gone by and this has been R.E.A.R's signature mission statement on karting since its inception so at the 18th. annual running of THE BIG ONE you can count on that tradition t...
by REAR
Sun Jul 08, 2018 8:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Friday early arrival for TBO
Replies: 7
Views: 264

Re: Friday early arrival for TBO

"Big Clinton's"....careful boys this is a family safe website. LOL !

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