(Note: LANDRACING.COM donations are not tax deductible)


This is a public forum. The opinions expressed here don't
necessarily reflect the feelings of The Folks That Run The Site (that's us)
unless we explicitly say so, ok?


Author Topic: Laptop mount  (Read 1191 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

Offline 944EVer

  • New folks
  • Posts: 16
  • Location: Connecticut, USA
    • EVAlbum
Laptop mount
« on: December 29, 2010, 10:18:21 AM »
I need to keep a laptop inside my car for data logging and adjustments. Is there any spec on what you need to do to mount a laptop for speed runs?

Thanks

Dave Cover, marking my calendar for July!
#9410 Porsche 944 EV
LTA III/E - 112 mph

Offline blackslax

  • Sr. Member
  • ****
  • Posts: 327
  • Age: 51
  • Location: The Semi-Frozen South of Maine
    • Loring Timing Association
Re: Laptop mount
« Reply #1 on: December 29, 2010, 10:20:49 AM »
Metalic retaining brackets or straps. treat it like a battery.
Tim Kelly
Race Director - LTA
www.lta-lsr.com
People dont see the world the way things are, They see the world the way they are.

Offline Richard Thomason

  • Sr. Member
  • ****
  • Posts: 421
  • Age: 71
  • Location: Brewster, WA
    • http://www.dannyboystreamliner.com
Re: Laptop mount
« Reply #2 on: December 29, 2010, 01:56:19 PM »
We tried everything we could think of to run our laptap to data record. Don't know if it was vibration, high ignition noise or salt worms in the air, but the computer would always die and we never got any data. It worked fine in the pits warming up the motor but could never get any run data. Good luck on your attempt. Let us know if you can make it work.