Warby's Spirit of Australia II

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Re: Warby's Spirit of Australia II

Post by Malcolm Ops » Sat Mar 03, 2018 7:28 pm

Renegadenemo wrote:
Sat Mar 03, 2018 5:26 pm
you'd have to be pretty stupid to imagine we'd take the slightest risk with the thing after all this hard work.
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Re: Warby's Spirit of Australia II

Post by captain sparkle » Sun Mar 04, 2018 1:23 am

.....get on with it.........



edit - that made sense last night!
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Re: Other Speed Record Breakers Are Available!

Post by Malcolm Ops » Sat May 26, 2018 5:22 pm

Dave Warby is back on Blowering Dam with "Spirit 2", which is using the same powerplant as a big blue boat. Video footage on the Warby Motorsport - Spirit 2 website.(Video has been 'shared' on to Speed Record Club facebook page).
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Re: Warby's Spirit of Australia II

Post by Mike Bull » Sun May 27, 2018 3:19 pm

They've got to 200 apparently 👍
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Re: Warby's Spirit of Australia II

Post by rob565uk » Sun May 27, 2018 3:48 pm

The water was very choppy and coverage suggests that was the limiting factor on this occasion.
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Re: Warby's Spirit of Australia II

Post by Mike Bull » Sun May 27, 2018 6:58 pm

Lovely onboard footage with a very familiar sounding engine :D
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Re: Warby's Spirit of Australia II

Post by Renegadenemo » Sun May 27, 2018 9:09 pm

Someone please post a link, Mr. Technophobe here couldn't find it. Duh!
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Re: Warby's Spirit of Australia II

Post by Mike Bull » Sun May 27, 2018 10:09 pm

Start up is fifteen mins or so into this one...

https://m.facebook.com/story.php?story_ ... 6218529212
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Re: Warby's Spirit of Australia II

Post by Renegadenemo » Mon May 28, 2018 1:33 am

How familiar does that sound... Love the music of the Orph'
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Re: Warby's Spirit of Australia II

Post by jonwrightk7 » Mon May 28, 2018 9:05 am

That boat looks and sounds amazing!! Just like the big blue one!! :D :D :D
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