jyeager

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Firebird water
« on: January 29, 2016, 12:47:55 PM »
So I wanted to show some of you guys on here how nasty the water is at Wild Horse pass Motorsports park. AKA "firebird"
It eats aluminum and coats everything in a white film of salt. We run our boat at the river after every pass and put vinegar in our warm up buckets to try to nutralize the ph.
Any way. Enjoy the carnage.


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BCouey

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Re: Firebird water
« Reply #1 on: January 29, 2016, 01:40:05 PM »
Wow that looks bad!


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Re: Firebird water
« Reply #2 on: January 29, 2016, 02:34:18 PM »
Simple don't go there or add salton sea to you line up.


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Re: Firebird water
« Reply #3 on: January 29, 2016, 03:22:31 PM »

Simple don't go there or add salton sea to you line up.


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Aww but the salton sea looks so pleasant lol


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Re: Firebird water
« Reply #4 on: January 29, 2016, 03:53:37 PM »
From what I've been told firebird is worse than the salten sea and San Diego 👎🏻 but as a racer we can't really do anything but try to keep that crap out.


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Re: Firebird water
« Reply #5 on: January 29, 2016, 07:02:49 PM »
Being that the water is that way does it make the engine/boat run any different?


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Re: Firebird water
« Reply #6 on: January 29, 2016, 07:05:45 PM »
Being that the water is that way does it make the engine/boat run any different?


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It grabs better and harder to pump.
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If i get some free time tonight at work, ill play with it and post it for everyone to see.

Time to man up and yank it John!  :banghead:
Ray

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Re: Firebird water
« Reply #7 on: January 29, 2016, 07:12:38 PM »

Being that the water is that way does it make the engine/boat run any different?


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Boat runs high and dry, but we lose 2 to 3 tenths at that track. 👎🏻👎🏻👎🏻


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Re: Firebird water
« Reply #8 on: May 21, 2016, 05:01:56 PM »
Bump for this.

That water kills and eats aluminum


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Re: Firebird water
« Reply #9 on: May 23, 2016, 06:35:36 AM »
Damn, I'd be worried about aluminum heads😳


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Re: Firebird water
« Reply #10 on: May 23, 2016, 08:17:40 AM »

Bump for this.

That water kills and eats aluminum


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