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Forum: Boxster General Discussions 07-23-2018, 01:10 PM
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Posted By Bebbetufs
Thanks. Does that mean going to a Porsche...

Thanks.
Does that mean going to a Porsche dealer?
Does this imply that the module itself can be recode to only use the front airbags, or is it a different module. From what I understand it is the...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 07-23-2018, 08:04 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 299
Posted By Bebbetufs
Can I switch airbag module without reprogramming?

I have a rebodied car. The new bodyshell is 1998 but the original shell was 1997. Some 1997 cars did not have side airbags. I would like to get one of those modules and ditch the door airbags because...
Forum: Boxster Racing Forum 10-28-2017, 10:13 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,016
Posted By Bebbetufs
Here's an interesting interview with Richie Hearn...

Here's an interesting interview with Richie Hearn (https://youtu.be/4ebrCQpCi-U) about the similarities between real life racing and sim racing.
Richie Hearn:
Formula Renault
CART
IndyCar Series...
Forum: Boxster Racing Forum 10-23-2017, 01:11 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,016
Posted By Bebbetufs
https://images.cdn.circlesix.co/image/1/700/0/uplo...

https://images.cdn.circlesix.co/image/1/700/0/uploads/articles/1.lietzandlong-538a683bb424a.jpg


Whole article...
Forum: Boxster Racing Forum 10-23-2017, 01:06 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,016
Posted By Bebbetufs
I agree, it is no substitute, but I do believe it...

I agree, it is no substitute, but I do believe it helps a lot. Remember that there is almost no testing in F1 these days. Just about the only practice they get is during the race weekends. Everything...
Forum: Boxster Racing Forum 10-22-2017, 01:00 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,016
Posted By Bebbetufs
As long as the imput motions are the same. I...

As long as the imput motions are the same. I think the brain adapts well between the two. It is true that you don't get exactly the same cues from the sim as a real car. Generally you get less, so it...
Forum: Boxster Racing Forum 10-22-2017, 06:51 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,016
Posted By Bebbetufs
This is a good starting point. The Simpit...

This is a good starting point. The Simpit (http://www.thesimpit.com/). Be aware of sponsored reviews.

In my opinion the difference is this.
Video game: Focus is on fun and a feeling of speed....
Forum: Boxster Racing Forum 10-22-2017, 01:01 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,016
Posted By Bebbetufs
Maybe we need to distinguish sims from video...

Maybe we need to distinguish sims from video games? Some examples of sims in my mind would be iRacing (which has laser scanned tracks, so they are identical to the real ones), F1 sims, Asetto Corsa,...
Forum: Boxster Racing Forum 10-21-2017, 11:11 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,016
Posted By Bebbetufs
Yes. Some racers have sold their cars to buy sim...

Yes. Some racers have sold their cars to buy sim racing gear. It is cheaper and very realistic.
Can sims cause recklessness though? When I went to the real track the first time I found I went...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 10-21-2017, 02:55 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 610
Posted By Bebbetufs
In Europe,where headlights or running lights must...

In Europe,where headlights or running lights must be on at all times, most cars are wired so that the lights turn on with the ignition. In fact all newer cars sold here in Norway has this. Maybe this...
Forum: Boxster Racing Forum 10-20-2017, 02:02 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,169
Posted By Bebbetufs
Just for kicks. Here's a nice rendering showing...

Just for kicks. Here's a nice rendering showing tank sloshing and the effect of baffles (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jL8-amRzsv4).

The rendering is of course not directly comparable to an...
Forum: Boxster Racing Forum 10-20-2017, 01:53 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,169
Posted By Bebbetufs
@truegearhead. I suspect a lot of people do this...

@truegearhead. I suspect a lot of people do this and get away with it. People tend to talk about what goes wrong. If something works as expected they generally keep quiet, and nobody makes money on...
Forum: Performance and Technical chat 10-20-2017, 10:19 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 673
Posted By Bebbetufs
A look at Subaru's EJ20 BRZ Boxer racing engine

I now it's not a Porsche, but it is a beatuifull piece of kit. Here's a nice look by Racecar Engineering. ...
Forum: Boxster Racing Forum 10-20-2017, 06:43 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,920
Posted By Bebbetufs
I see you have gone ahead and done your upgrade....

I see you have gone ahead and done your upgrade. Nice to see that you are happy with it and having fun.

For others it may be of interest to know that you may get lucky and find a set of used PSS9...
Forum: Boxster Racing Forum 10-19-2017, 08:39 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,169
Posted By Bebbetufs
Unfortunately, a better solenoid won't help purge...

Unfortunately, a better solenoid won't help purge air that has already entered the pickup, which is what a pressure drop spike is. The air, or lack of oil, still has to pass by the bearings.
Forum: Boxster Racing Forum 10-19-2017, 08:34 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,169
Posted By Bebbetufs
Steve. What you are saying makes a lot of sense...

Steve. What you are saying makes a lot of sense and is very interesting. Changing driving style and remaining quick may be the most efficient (and most complex) mod there is. I'll have to study a map...
Forum: Boxster Racing Forum 10-19-2017, 04:06 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,169
Posted By Bebbetufs
Thanks for your opinion Woody. That's the final...

Thanks for your opinion Woody. That's the final nail in the coffin for the accusump as far as I'm concerned. I have spoken to Chris, but I need to prioritize building a workshop. Maybe I'll buy his...
Forum: Boxster Racing Forum 10-19-2017, 12:22 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,169
Posted By Bebbetufs
Nice mods and longevity. Did you alter bearing...

Nice mods and longevity.
Did you alter bearing clearances?
Would you mind sharing some of your logs?
Forum: Boxster Racing Forum 10-19-2017, 12:20 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,169
Posted By Bebbetufs
I understand your reasoning. Thanks. I mainly...

I understand your reasoning. Thanks.
I mainly run at Rudskogen (http://www.rudskogen.no/hovedbane). It is mostely accelerating rights and stop-go lefts. One of the rights is high speed and severely...
Forum: Boxster Racing Forum 10-18-2017, 11:39 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,169
Posted By Bebbetufs
I'm with you and your thoughts mirror the reasons...

I'm with you and your thoughts mirror the reasons I started the thread. I'm also with you on the cost issue, but if you follow the cost argument further...what if the most important factor is driving...
Forum: Boxster Racing Forum 10-18-2017, 10:58 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,169
Posted By Bebbetufs
Nice info people. Keep it coming. As far as...

Nice info people. Keep it coming.

As far as sources, the only available info based on datalogging I have found comes from Chris Cervelli in this thread:...
Forum: Boxster Racing Forum 10-18-2017, 06:31 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,169
Posted By Bebbetufs
OK. Thanks for replying. How many track hours...

OK. Thanks for replying. How many track hours have you done with it? I've done about 10h. with my similar sump but temps are likely much cooler here.
Forum: Boxster Racing Forum 10-18-2017, 06:25 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,169
Posted By Bebbetufs
Nice! Sounds like yours is holding up fine. ...

Nice! Sounds like yours is holding up fine.
How many track days per year? Would you say that fear of an engine failure is the main reason you avoid running at a higher speed potential (sticky...
Forum: Boxster Racing Forum 10-17-2017, 10:05 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,169
Posted By Bebbetufs
Looks very nice and extremely similar to my...

Looks very nice and extremely similar to my setup.

Have you done any datalogging of oil pressure with this installed?
Forum: Boxster Racing Forum 10-17-2017, 10:03 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,169
Posted By Bebbetufs
Thanks for your detailed reply. Do you have any...

Thanks for your detailed reply. Do you have any datalogs you might share?
I will be running a datalogger, but I have no logs yet.

I want to keep driving as hard as I can on the best suspension...
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