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#1 MSwiss

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Posted 13 November 2016 - 04:13 PM

I've gotten them back in.
 
$53.00 retail.
 
Discount available to raceways.

 

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Each Guide Buddy 2 includes the above components.

 

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It threads the guide post for your standard 10-32 guide nut

 

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Flip over the post and it faces the surface at the base of the post.

 

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It sands the bottom surface of the guide.

 

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With the removable pin installed, it will face both the top and bottom surface of a guide tongue.(one side at a time)

 

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Top surface of a guide tongue being faced.


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Posted 13 November 2016 - 05:57 PM

PayPal completed!  Looking forward to receiving mine! 


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Posted 13 November 2016 - 06:19 PM

Detailed pics of all the wonderful things the Guide Buddy 2, does, have now been included in the original post.


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Two-time G7 World Champion (1988, 1990), eight G7 main appearances
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Posted 14 November 2016 - 08:51 AM

Besides my tire wrench, the best and most used tool in my box!


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Posted 14 March 2017 - 09:08 PM

Are the round sanding disk available for purchase as replacements?
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Posted 14 March 2017 - 09:34 PM

I have them, along with PSCR.

 

http://www.shoppscr....de-tool-btgdisc

 

50 cents each


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Two-time G7 World Champion (1988, 1990), eight G7 main appearances
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Posted 18 January 2018 - 10:26 PM

ttt so I don't lose my ad.


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Five-time USRA National Champion (two G7, one G27, two G7 Senior)
Two-time G7 World Champion (1988, 1990), eight G7 main appearances
Eight-time G7 King track single lap world record holder

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Posted 19 January 2018 - 06:21 AM

PSCR has not had them in stock for quite a while, the sanding rings.

 

If any of you are looking for a really well made guide tool this is the one to get. I know Mike had his favorite but I really like this one and f I were in proximity to other racers looking for one this is the one I'd suggest. Lube it well and you won't snap a post.

 

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Posted 19 January 2018 - 10:36 AM

Mike-

Do you have the threading "die" handle available separately? Also the removable pun? Never had one of those for my threader. Thanks


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Posted 19 January 2018 - 03:52 PM

Let me check with Geary.

With that pin that was added to the Guide Buddy 2, IIRC, there is a magnet installed ,to help keep it in place.

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Two-time G7 World Champion (1988, 1990), eight G7 main appearances
Eight-time G7 King track single lap world record holder

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Posted 05 February 2018 - 08:53 PM

Here's some info I passed along to recent Guide Buddy 2 customers.

 

When threading Red Fox guide with them, I think it really helps if you add a few more slots, and even increase the width of the existing ones.

 

It seems to really help when "backing out", once done threading.

 

Also, WD40 works well for a lubricant.

 

I'll be passing along this info to Geary, to see if he will do this mod, to all the future GB2.


Mike Swiss
IRRA® Components Committee Chairman
Five-time USRA National Champion (two G7, one G27, two G7 Senior)
Two-time G7 World Champion (1988, 1990), eight G7 main appearances
Eight-time G7 King track single lap world record holder

17B West Ogden Ave Westmont, IL 60559, (708) 203-8003, mikeswiss86@hotmail.com (also my PayPal address)

Note: Send all USPS packages and mail to: 5858 Chase Ave., Downers Grove, IL 60516






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