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Author Topic: Stretton Autumn Meeting. Sunday 3rd November 2019  (Read 11798 times)

Graham Hill

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Re: Stretton Autumn Meeting. Sunday 3rd November 2019
« Reply #15 on: 06 November 2019, 08:26:32 am »
Hi Adrian, yes we missed you. There are some good photos on the Facebook page.
If you can keep up a build post on this forum I know that everybody will be keen to follow it. Cheers.

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Re: Stretton Autumn Meeting. Sunday 3rd November 2019
« Reply #16 on: 06 November 2019, 07:24:24 pm »
I will also have a video up soon  :D

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Re: Stretton Autumn Meeting. Sunday 3rd November 2019
« Reply #17 on: 07 November 2019, 03:54:17 pm »
Did you all have a good day?

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Re: Stretton Autumn Meeting. Sunday 3rd November 2019
« Reply #18 on: 12 November 2019, 06:27:37 pm »
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xFb6-d8HLQI

Here it is! I have finally edited the footage from Stretton. I hope you all enjoy it :) :)
would people be interested in me posting raw footage from the helmet cam because it is quite interesting

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Re: Stretton Autumn Meeting. Sunday 3rd November 2019
« Reply #19 on: 12 November 2019, 09:30:33 pm »
Another great video Marek. Keep them coming.  And yes my vote is additional raw footage will surely be of interest.

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Re: Stretton Autumn Meeting. Sunday 3rd November 2019
« Reply #20 on: 12 November 2019, 09:50:39 pm »
Excellent video, and yes please to the raw footage.

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Re: Stretton Autumn Meeting. Sunday 3rd November 2019
« Reply #21 on: 12 November 2019, 10:19:22 pm »
Great video Marek, wish I'd been able to get there, raw footage would be interesting.

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Re: Stretton Autumn Meeting. Sunday 3rd November 2019
« Reply #22 on: 14 November 2019, 07:00:18 am »
Bugatti Helmet cam done. ERA helmet cam will come tonight. (P.S It is technically in 4k so make sure the resolution is turned up ;))

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XtUo84lsO3o

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Re: Stretton Autumn Meeting. Sunday 3rd November 2019
« Reply #23 on: 14 November 2019, 09:46:03 am »
Oh yeah, that was good fun, thanks for the video, surprisingly excellent quality for 'raw footage'.

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Re: Stretton Autumn Meeting. Sunday 3rd November 2019
« Reply #24 on: 14 November 2019, 11:26:00 am »
Great Marek !. It captures just how much fun can be had with a relatively low- cost, low-speed CycleKart.

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Re: Stretton Autumn Meeting. Sunday 3rd November 2019
« Reply #25 on: 14 November 2019, 11:55:14 am »
Well, it just makes me even more sorry for missing the day. Did I see a bare chassis? Is it a new build coming on from a new member?

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Re: Stretton Autumn Meeting. Sunday 3rd November 2019
« Reply #26 on: 14 November 2019, 05:52:07 pm »
That would be my Delage Modern build so far Adrian  :D :D its a slow process because of the amount of work I get from school but it is slowly coming along

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Re: Stretton Autumn Meeting. Sunday 3rd November 2019
« Reply #27 on: 17 November 2019, 12:26:47 pm »
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BuwezmfGPL8


sorry that this video has come out as a lower quality ???

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Re: Stretton Autumn Meeting. Sunday 3rd November 2019
« Reply #28 on: 17 November 2019, 03:41:10 pm »
The resolution might be a bit lower but the quality is still there, excellent work.
Just out of interest Marek, how did you find the differences if any between driving the Bugatti and the ERA?

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Re: Stretton Autumn Meeting. Sunday 3rd November 2019
« Reply #29 on: 17 November 2019, 06:25:35 pm »
They handle very differently and have a very different driving experience. I will list some of the characteristics and say which kart I preferred for that feature and then will give a summary of the two karts. (And I'll make sure I am not bias)
Stability: ERA
Acceleration: Bugatti
Steering: Bugatti
Braking: ERA
Fun: Equally fun
Driving comfort: ERA
Most spacious: Bugatti

ERA: Beautiful CycleKart, Very comfortable and because the seat is narrow you feel more connected with the kart. The pedals are very soft to press and are larger. No large brake issues. Turning requires more force but doesn't require much rotation. Great fun to drive and thank you Chris for letting me have a go!

Bugatti: Beautiful CycleKart, Comfortable seat but because it is wider you slide around when driving creating a more raw driving experience. The pedals require more pressure to press which I like. Brakes work great when cool but heat up quickly. Steering is easy and doesn't require much force. More rotation is needed to get round the corners but this is by no means uncomfortable. It is overall my favourite CycleKart that I have driven so far.

I hope this has helped :)