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Try narrower tape and be careful not to stretch it too much as you lay it. The wider the tape the harder it is to lay round corners. I used cheap 3mm stuff on my track. No problems laying it round cor...
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They add a marginal value to a used car but nothing spectacular. Empty boxes can sometimes fetch quite reasonable sums on eBay and sometimes not. May be worth a try if you don't mind the hassle. Other...
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Paint defects? As they are re-releases some might pop up there shortly.
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Had my own version of the Bullitt car chase this morning. I nipped out for some milk and found an "unable to deliver your parcel" card from postie on my return. This normally means a trip to the sorti...
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Way back, when Pioneer first released the Bullitt cars a guy called Steve Day started to make a stop motion video reconstruction of the chase with the slot cars. Unfortunately the project was abandone...
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Have a chat with Steve at Truspeed, he is very helpful and can probably change the plug on a Polycar one for you. It is positive polarity so  just like the club one.
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Recently came across this handy bit of kit: [attachment=25610] Tweezers with an LED light incorporated, meant for plucking eyebrows etc but just right for fitting fiddly bits in the dark recesses of ...
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Hi and welcome to the forum. :wavegreen: There is no definitive answer to your question as it all depends on cars used, track layout and personal preference but Chris' suggestions are basically soun...
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As he can't remember which car he is supposed to be driving on which lane I suppose getting the right day of the week may be a step too far! :rofl: [attachment=25558]
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A small update on this: Although there were 1500 of these made a large proportion were sent to a sponsor in Europe for use as giveaways and the UK supply is therefore more limited. As usual some of th...
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For those who missed it first time round - Pioneer are about to release a fresh run of  the Bullitt Assassins' Charger. Available for shipping from Inaslot on Monday 15th August. LINK Bound to sell ou...
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(9th-Aug-22, 10:04 AM)BARacer Wrote:  Hub Glad to see you are taking Health & Safety more serious now...but does a family picnic out really need 10 fire extinguishers?! You can't be too car...
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Race Report Well that was a fun way to spend Sunday, playing with other people's toy cars in the back garden on a glorious sunny day with Tel helping out. As my raid track has no timing option we gav...
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The cars have arrived safely in Norfolk and I have given them all a quick run on my wooden track to check they are functioning OK. Quite a few have twisted/distorted braids due to movement in transit ...
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(1st-Aug-22, 06:01 PM)Savage GT Wrote:  The second one, I would like to do something with a colour similar to French blue, but I have not found anything in that colour and period as a sponsor/ma...
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(29th-Jul-22, 04:39 PM)Bazzer Wrote:  I love the Scalextric Juniors. I understand that the Austin Allegro and Morris Marina also have their fans. :bigsmile:  To be fair though the 2nd generatio...
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(28th-Jul-22, 02:40 PM)JasonB Wrote:  I think the car may have been a touring car rather than a rallycross car, though I guess it could have done both at different stages. Whoops! My error, the ...
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If you want to know just how bad these things were then have a look at the last post in this thread: LINK
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