Archives: bracket racing

Driver relaxation, nitro launch, safety, and spark plug plating

Relaxation Breathing routines are taught in yoga and relaxation training. They are recommended for a new driver who may be nervous in the early stages of getting licensed to drive a fast racer. One breathing routine is to exhale for a longer time period than the time for inhaling. For example, inhale for a count […]

Racing Tech Info Source

One of our book customers, Mike Chilando, Alkydigger’s Parts and Pieces recently expanded his website to include great racing FI technical references with a lot of info that is additional to our books. Click on http://www.alkydigger.net/technicalinfo.php for access. Thanks for your efforts & enthusiasm, Mike. I believe anyone in the racing community who accesses this […]

Simple Fuel Pressure Gauge for Peak Fuel Pressure Reading

We used a simple fuel pressure gauge with a peak hold needle to record our highest fuel pressure value from a run.  The gauge is an all stainless, bottom 1/4NPT pipe, glycerin filled gauge with a maximum indicating needle. Glycerin filling is needed to dampen the needles from racer vibrations.  Stainless is needed for resistance […]