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Carver, you would be wise to freeze the drop arm regardless of what type of track you are running on...........................drop arms were not seen much after 1968,.....for good reason !!! Cheers ...
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Hello Anthony,............I may be wrong, but, I thought the Dyna Rewind folks, only ever worked on/produced  16D and 26D motors ?? Cheers Chris Walker
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Hello Topdown,.........restricted  guide travel (less than 60 degrees minimum ) is an issue that needs to be sorted. While most out of the box Scaley cars (and others) have much less than 60 degrees ...
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(30th-Aug-21, 07:09 AM)BARacer Wrote:  Thanks. What I actually think I am worried about is losing the smooth gloss finish of the windows rather than them melting. But it's a racer, so needs to...
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Your choice whether to top coat the window decals (I would),...........TS-13 will not harm the glass, but, as with the body shell, mist coats, so as to not harm the decals. Cheers Chris Walker
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Hi Jeremy, A quick shot of primer , would be a good idea when using any paint formulated for plastic, when used on alu. wheels.......additionally, you may well find you get better results if you use a...
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Gordon, Don Siegel lives in France, and would very likely know where to source the ProSlot motors locally, if there is a local source. If you know him, I am sure he would be happy to help, or, if you ...
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Hi Gordon, Andy Brown Searle (AB Slotsport) is in the UK, and carries the ProSlot Euro Mk1 motor range..........(website in English  :bigsmile:)  He is a good guy to deal with, and really knows his s...
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Gordon, You seem to like the quicker motors,....If you are looking for more performance/quality, look at either the Proslot Euro Mk1, and some of the JK Hawk motors..........these are sized (can and e...
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I was always a Graham Hill fan, and when I saw the pictures of the Lotus 56 in the STP colours being built for the 1968 Indianapolis 500, I knew I had  to build one !! Well , many many years passed w...
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Jeremy, If you run into issues getting the decals to conform to compound curves/creases/shut lines etc.,...........once you have the decal positioned and blotted, apply a thin coat of Micro Sol, and u...
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(6th-Aug-21, 05:41 PM)Qman Wrote:  Have any club received their cars from NSR yet? rumours are that one club in Florida now have them but I haven't heard of any others. I know that our club are ...
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(4th-Aug-21, 07:09 PM)BARacer Wrote:  Cheers So now I'm thinking that I need to leave it for four days and will apply the decals and clear coats on Sunday. If you are using waterslide decals,...
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Largely depends on the track surface !!.................if the tracks have anything added to the surface to replicate snowy/muddy/loose conditions, there is an argument for 4WD. If the tracks are "cl...
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The purpose of "running in a motor" is to get the motor brushes to more accurately conform to the radius of the commutator, which improves efficiency and torque, letting the motor perform as well as i...
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(12th-Jul-21, 10:15 PM)Top Down Wrote:  Thanks for that. Does it leave the alloy bright and shiny, or matt and dull? If you do not let your wheel/part soak for too long it will come out bright a...
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This works, quick and easy !!......... I have done it many times. It will not ruin detail or grub screw threads. Cheers Chris Walker https://youtu.be/bNAB45zQUtk
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Over the years I have tried a wide variety of controllers..(DS, 3rd Eye, Ruddock, Carsteen, Prof. MTR, etc.) and I have always come back to my Difalco(s) . They are reliable, easy to adjust, robust, a...
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(2nd-Jul-21, 05:55 PM)BARacer Wrote:  Nice... What's the bulge for? Gas !! Cheers Chris Walker
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(13th-Jun-21, 07:13 PM)Johnno Wrote:   (12th-Apr-21, 05:51 PM)chrisguyw Wrote:   (10th-Apr-21, 04:46 PM)BARacer Wrote:  Any advice on front wheel height? Are the tapes on the tracks i...
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