Forge Action Day 2019
Saturday 7th September | Castle Combe


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Forge Action Day 2018 Castle Combe Saturday 8th September ***STAND NOW CLOSED***

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Re: Forge Action Day 2018 Castle Combe Saturday 8th September ***STAND NOW CLOSED***

Post by Lemon » Sat Sep 08, 2018 8:15 pm

boosted wrote:Sounds like normal Action Day Insanity. Good driving Chris...show no mercy!
Weather seems to have held off for you from what i saw in Westbury after i got up at 2.30!!
How did then next car perform Stu?

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I did manage a 1:28.35 before I roasted the uniroyals Image

Got a bit flaky on the second session which was again hot tyres but I don't think the debris left from the drifters helped...

Still good fun though and a quieter session which was less intense. My mate has GoPro video of both sessions and I'll link to them when they are put up.

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Post by mrspiller » Sat Sep 08, 2018 8:43 pm

boosted wrote:Sounds like normal Action Day Insanity. Good driving Chris...show no mercy!
Weather seems to have held off for you from what i saw in Westbury after i got up at 2.30!!
How did then next car perform Stu?

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There was some beauties out there but no big Off’s ( except for the drifters )
You should have popped over for an hour


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Post by boosted » Sat Sep 08, 2018 8:46 pm

Did think about it but hanging...bloody nightshift...tonights OT 1 a month worth £300 so gotta be gone...pay for my trackday and fuel next week....

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Post by ChrisHolmes » Sat Sep 08, 2018 9:20 pm

Many thanks to our cooks today Rachel & Jacqui and also to Adam & Ian for bringing the "kit" and of course to all those who attended and gave the stand its usual friendly social vibe. Sorry it worked out a bit expensive for you Theresa buying the shiny stuff from Adam.
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Post by AdamGaltress » Sat Sep 08, 2018 9:24 pm

Thanks to everyone who came along, feel free to share any photos or videos you've taken. I'll be putting up mine tomorrow :thumleft:
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Post by 13Black » Sun Sep 09, 2018 12:54 am

Plenty more footage and things but a quick play with the new (very cheap!) helmet cam. Might have to strap it to the rear towing eye for flame pics now that my ball gag has fallen off :'(

Thank you all for putting in the effort despite the smaller than usual turnout :) shame I didn't get to come out on the same session but sounds like I landed with a more peaceful bunch than what you did!
Next time :D





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Post by Shagrington » Sun Sep 09, 2018 5:53 am

Thanks to all those involved with organising, catering, cooking etc as always =D> and to everybody for the good company. I really ought to go to bed, I've been up for 25 hours now (not necessarily awake for all that time though).
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Post by Neilparry » Sun Sep 09, 2018 10:26 am

Thoroughly enjoyed the day didn’t go out on track which gave me a chance to walk around and view the track antics.
Well done to all who turned up and went out on track
Big thanks to the catering staff
Hope you all enjoyed your day and had a safe journey home.
Well done RX8OC



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Post by James_EP3 » Sun Sep 09, 2018 1:02 pm

Lemon wrote:
Sat Sep 08, 2018 8:15 pm
boosted wrote:Sounds like normal Action Day Insanity. Good driving Chris...show no mercy!
Weather seems to have held off for you from what i saw in Westbury after i got up at 2.30!!
How did then next car perform Stu?

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I did manage a 1:28.35 before I roasted the uniroyals Image

Got a bit flaky on the second session which was again hot tyres but I don't think the debris left from the drifters helped...

Still good fun though and a quieter session which was less intense. My mate has GoPro video of both sessions and I'll link to them when they are put up.

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Trying to edit them now :banghead: :scratch:
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Post by Lemon » Sun Sep 09, 2018 6:08 pm

James_EP3 wrote:
Sun Sep 09, 2018 1:02 pm
Lemon wrote:
Sat Sep 08, 2018 8:15 pm
boosted wrote:Sounds like normal Action Day Insanity. Good driving Chris...show no mercy!
Weather seems to have held off for you from what i saw in Westbury after i got up at 2.30!!
How did then next car perform Stu?

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I did manage a 1:28.35 before I roasted the uniroyals Image

Got a bit flaky on the second session which was again hot tyres but I don't think the debris left from the drifters helped...

Still good fun though and a quieter session which was less intense. My mate has GoPro video of both sessions and I'll link to them when they are put up.

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Trying to edit them now :banghead: :scratch:
i understand, those screams do kind of drown out the sound of the car.
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Post by James_EP3 » Sun Sep 09, 2018 8:22 pm

Here you go

Session 1 11:15


Session 2 15:15...ish
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Post by AdamGaltress » Sun Sep 09, 2018 8:31 pm

Not had chance to get my photos and videos up today as I've been fighting with my FD this afternoon! Will most likely have chance to get them up tomorrow.

On another note there are some crash videos up online already!





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Post by AdamGaltress » Mon Sep 10, 2018 9:56 am

A few photos from the stand and track. Happy for anyone to use these for personal use such as Facebook, build thread, blogs etc

https://photos.app.goo.gl/js424wL4UwGeKARM7
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Post by ChrisHolmes » Mon Sep 10, 2018 12:39 pm

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Post by DanInPoole » Mon Sep 10, 2018 6:46 pm

Smashing pics Adam.

Just a couple of mine...

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Post by boosted » Mon Sep 10, 2018 6:48 pm

Yep good pics that mini is mad...

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Post by Dave2112 » Mon Sep 10, 2018 6:49 pm

Finally got round to posting up my video, the etiquette of some of the other drivers was abysmal, as can be heard by my comments( sorry kids). thanks to all who organised it, and to the girls for cooking breakfast. we had a good day out :thumright:

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Post by 13Black » Mon Sep 10, 2018 7:53 pm

Forge Action Days errr'body:

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Re: Forge Action Day 2018 Castle Combe Saturday 8th September ***STAND NOW CLOSED***

Post by Lemon » Mon Sep 10, 2018 9:57 pm

Like in the first video of me, James got it right on the head "It was a disaster from the start".

there had to be something like 40+ cars in that 11:15 session...
Thanks, Stu

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