Scrutineering

Scrutineering Facilities

Toilet

Fresh water

Suncreen

Weighbridge
When was the weighbridge last calibrated?
When was the weighbridge next due for calibration?

Are heavy vehicles parked on weighbridge overnight?

Communications

Is a landline phone available?

Is a fax machine available?

Is a computer available?

Are portable radios used during events

Brand of radio used?

Model / Type

Radios connected to track channels?

Radio Protocol

Radio Protocols

Users trained in radio use?

Sensitive discussion taken off radio communications?

Tooling

Are necessary tools provided to do tasks?

Enter any tooling requests;

Pre Race

Staging Lanes

Are Staging Lanes clearly marked?

Surface Material
Surface Condition

Are staging lanes restricted from public access?

Number of Staging Lanes
Lane Width in feet (rec. 10')
Lane Length in feet (300')
Hands of the starter

Is a demarcation point for 'In the hands of the Starter' clearly marked?

Burnout Box
Burnout Box Width in feet (rec. 15')
Burnout Box Length in feet (rec. 20')
Distance from Start of Burnout Box to Pre-Stage Beam
Christmas Tree Specifications
Distance from Startline to centre of Christmas Tree (in feet) rec. 38'-40'
Height of Pre-Stage Bulb ~ centre of bulb (in inches) rec. 90"

Bulb Type

Blinker Panel fitted between staging lights to obstruct view of opponents stage lights

Does 'blinker panel' obstruct drivers view of oppositions staging lights?

Staging Beams

Guard Beam located at the Startline

Are Guard Beams turned ON during event?
Guard Beam should be ON for all vehicles except Top Fuel and Nitro Funny Car

Pre Stage Beams
Distance between Pre-Stage ON - Pre-Stage OFF (11.5" - 12.0")
Distance between Pre-Stage ON - Full Stage ON (7.0")
Distance between Pre-Stage OFF - Full Stage OFF (7.0")
Pre-Stage Beam Height at centre of groove (1 5/8")
Pre-Stage Beam Height at Top of Beam (Emitter Beam) - 2 3/16"
Full Stage Beams
Distance between Full Stage ON - Full Stage OFF (11.5" - 12.0")
Distance between Full Stage ON - Pre Stage OFF (4.5")
Distance between Pre-Stage OFF - Full Stage OFF (7.0")
Distance between Full Stage ON - guard Beam (13 3/8" - 16")
Full-Stage Beam Height at centre of groove (1 5/8")
Full Stage Beam Height at Top of Beam (Emitter Beam) - 2 3/16"
Startline Pad
Surface Material
Surface Condition

Undulations along Length - less than 10mm

Undulations across width less than 10mm

Transition to racing surface

Race Track

Track Beams

60' Beam (720")

60' Beam height (10" (at centre of groove)

330' / 660' / 1000' / 1320' Beam heights at 5" (centre of groove)

Speed Trap Beam - located 66' (792") prior to Finishline

Race Surface - Startline to Finishline

Surface Material

Centreline marked

Surface Condition

Measurements

Length:

Width (centreline to boundary edge)

Boundary Gap (boundary edge to guard rail)

Barriers
Left Lane (Lane 1)

Barrier Type

Barrier Height

Boundary marked

Right Lane (Lane 2)

Barrier Type

Barrier Height

Boundary marked

Primary Braking Area

Surface Material

Centreline marked

Surface Condition

Measurements

Length:

Width (centreline to boundary edge)

Boundary Gap (boundary edge to guard rail)

Barriers
Left Lane (Lane 1)

Barrier Type

Barrier Height

Boundary marked

Right Lane (Lane 2)

Barrier Type

Barrier Height

Boundary marked

Secondary (Emergency) Braking Area

Surface Material

Centreline marked

Surface Condition

Measurements

Length:

Width (boundary edge to boundary edge)

Boundary Gap (boundary edge to guard rail)

Barriers
Left Lane (Lane 1)

Barrier Type

Barrier Height

Boundary marked

Right Lane (Lane 2)

Barrier Type

Barrier Height

Boundary marked

Centreline marked

Emergency Arrestor

Emergency Arrestor Provisions

Is a sandtrap available?

If Yes, specify material used

If Other, specify material used

Is a Primary Arrestor Net available?

If Yes, specify condition

If Other, specify material used

Is a Secondary Arrestor Net available?

If Yes, specify condition

If Other, specify material used

Exits

Exit roads

Number of exits

Which side of track are exits on

Is access for emergency vehicles clear at all times

Is a gate available mid track for removing junior or broken competitors?

1st Exit point

Exit speed capability

2nd Exit point

Exit speed capability

3rd Exit point

Exit speed capability

Vehicle Recovery

Is vehicle recovery out of the exiting racecars on exit road?

Capacity for racecars and recovery vehicles
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