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  • FINALE-The 2010 LMS/ALMS & F1 Proxy Series Sponsored by SCX!!!!!!!!

    Race is On and Sponsored bySCX!!!!!!!!



    Rules for LMP, GT and F1 Racing

    Introduction:
    These are the Rules for the 1/43d Scale LMS/ALMS and F1 2009-2010 Road Racing Season. No deviation is allowed.
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    F1 Class Rules:

    Cars must be Carrera GO!!! F1 or SCX F1, motors are open and General Rules below apply.
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    LMP Class Car Rules:

    LMP.a) Body must be an open or closed cockpit LMP class car which raced during the years 2006-2009.

    LMP.b) Chassis is open. May be constructed of any material, any configuration, provided General rules are followed (see below).
    Wheels, tires, gears, axles, guides, braids, wires, bearings, and fasteners may be modified or replaced by any manufacturer's parts.
    LMP.c) Motors are open. Motors which trip overload protectors, slow other cars on the track, or cause other problems due to excessive current draw, will be excluded from racing.

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    GT Class Car Rules:
    GT.a) Body must be a two door, closed cockpit car as raced in any GT series during the years 2006-2009, including ACO/LMS, ALMS, FIA GT (1, 2 & 3), Rolex Grand Am (GT Only), Japanese Super GT Series, ADAC GT Masters, GT Open Series, Belgian GT and FFSA GT Series.

    GT.b) Chassis must be constructed of any material, any configuration, provided General Rules are followed (see below).
    Wheels, tires, gears, axles, guides, braids, wires, bearings, and fasteners may be modified or replaced by any manufacturer's parts.

    GT.c) Motors are open. (Same rules as LMP)


    General Car Rules (Apply to all classes):
    G.a) Injection molded or resin bodies and vacuum formed but no blow molded bodies, of 1/43d scale.

    G.b) Tires must touch the track and may not project beyond body when car is at rest on level track viewed from directly above. (GT & LMP)

    G.c) Guide may not project beyond body when aligned for straight, viewed from directly above.

    G.d) All wheel drive, and multiple motors, may be used only if the actual car used them.

    G.e) Cars must have sufficient ground clearance to permit free running without contacting track. Cars which drag on track will be excluded.

    G.f) Clear window material must be used where the real car has clear material.

    G.g) Racing numbers must be visible in three places on body. Bodies may be painted in fantasy or realistic liveries.

    G.h) Headlights and tail lights are required, except F1 of course, but are not required to actually illuminate. (May be painted in realistic manner where they appear on 1:1 car.)

    G.i) Rear wing must be in place if actual car was raced with wing, in the class in which it is entered.

    G.j) Interior must include, at minimum a 1/43d driver on plate or shelf in the proper position for the car. Rear shelf is required under rear window, if car has rear window. No mechanical components can be visible. If vac-formed, must be of reasonable detail and proportion. Paper drivers are not permitted.

    G.k) Tires may be of any material, but must be black. Clear finish may be applied to front tire tread area. No chemical treatment (such as oil soaking) is permitted.

    G.l) Entrant's name, and body screw adjustment information, should be written on underside of chassis in paint or silver Sharpie.

    G.m) Magnetic downforce will be checked by table provided by JXR, and may not exceed 30 points.
    The allowed magnets:
    Ranch Design barrel mag - 7 points
    Artin standard half size - 9 points
    Artin standard full size - 13 points
    SCX Compact - 20 points
    Carrera Go!!! - 24 points
    Deegan HH Anti-Gravity - 29 points (Good pick for this Proxy!)
    supermagnetman.net
    6mm x 6mm x 1mm neo-mag (part # M0620) - 75g (15 points)
    5mm x 5mm x 0.9mm neo-mag (part # M0517) - 35g (7 points)
    Here's the link for SuperMagnetMan:
    http://www.supermagnetman.net
    The number of magnets you can use will be based on the points assigned to each magnet. More magnets will be added to the list later.

    G.n) Carbon fiber is not permitted in vehicle construction.

    TRACK RULES:
    Track must be a road course, have dynamic braking and be capable of running at least 14 volts with 3 amps per running lane. Race can be run at 14-16 volt at track managers discretion.
    Wood tracks must have braid, or equivalent, to allow for magnetic pull equal to plastic track.
    Tracks must have adequate safety fencing to prevent excessive car damage.

    ENTRY FEE:
    Each entry will be $3.50 per car for each race (6) for US, $4.50 for Canada, $6.50 for Euro entries. No more than 1 car entry per class per person (total of 3 cars, i.e. 1 GT, 1 LMP and 1 F1). Sign Up by PM to Cjent!
    Entry fees will go toward shipping and the remaindr to the Wounded Warrior Project.
    CJENT1RACING will award $20 to each class winner in cash or merchandise.

    RACE DATES:
    Race One: Harbour Pointe Raceway 26-28 Feb 2010
    Race Two: Old Orchard Hills March 26-28
    Race Three: Martin (Canada) April 24-25
    Race Four: KSC -CANCELLED We will run at HPR again in the reverse direction 18-20 May
    Race Five: Brandauring June ?
    Race Six: Torpedo Raceway July ?
    Awards Banquet:
    Last edited by cjent; 07-13-2010, 05:11 AM.

  • cjent
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    Race 6 and Final Results for 2010!

    Congrats to all the entrants!
    This was a very close series and was definitely a testimony to set up a car for an "average" track. Capn Jodi seemed to do that best as her LMP Lola Mazda dominated the series in that class.
    F1 was a real shoot out and if BarFly's gear hadn't gone in the last race, I think we would have seen different results there.
    GT was a barn burner to the end, and again, reliability played a great part in winning this class. In regard to GT, LT Vince has announced the retirement of his Ferrari 550 after 3 years of dominance of this series and the HPRA races. (A collective sigh of relieve????? )
    Prizes and cars will be mailed NLT Thursday. You will find a very nice prize either from SCX for the 1st 3 in class (except CJent) or for 4th place down a American Slot Car World award.
    Job well done, gang!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
    Here's pictures from Devils Bend Raceway, in Charleston, SC:

    F1 Podium and Field:

    GT Podium and Field:

    LMP Podium and Field:

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  • cjent
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    WOW! Thanks Mike! But remember, no races without entrants.

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  • 007
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    I'm going to try to be serious for a minute !!!

    I would like to thank all the hosts!! Not just on this race circuit but all proxy races.... Not for just doing a job (I know I do not have the skills to do) but for doing an Super JOB.!!

    My hat is truly off to youespecially Cent for organizing this great race!!!!



    (ding!)
    Last edited by 007; 06-22-2010, 07:19 AM.

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  • cjent
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    Race 5 Results and F1 Really Gets Closeer!



    The Brandauring, the longest and fastest track in the Series, really revealed some interesting results. Especially as EZ Ed's McLaren finally took a win and set a new track record.
    For you McLaren fans, they are 1,2,& 3 in the points! Bet Mr. Whitmarsh would like to see a 1-2 in points soon!

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  • cjent
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    Results Through Race 4! It's Close!

    F1 was the race this weekend. LT Vince entered his Ferrari for the last 3 races and garnered 2d place. Broman's McLaren is really coming on strong in the last half of the season and the Lotus, unlike it's 1:1 counterpart is starting to move.
    In GT it is still anyone's race and in LMP, Cap'n Jodi is running away. Although will rear wing repair after the bash after the S/F line slow it up?
    On to the Brandauring, which is the longest and fastest course on the schedule.


    Steve, blow molded is like blowing glass bottles. Vac form is the opposite.
    The rules are from Robert Livingstone, with changes for 1/43d.

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  • noddaz
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    Hey, just saw this...

    And I don't mean to cause trouble... (Maybe I do... )
    G.a) Injection molded or resin bodies and vacuum formed but no blow molded bodies, of 1/43d scale.

    Isn't a vacuum formed body techically a blow molded body?
    Sorry, couldn't resist... (But maybe I should have...)

    The series sounds like a lot of fun. Have fun with it!

    Scott

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  • cjent
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    Results and Points Through Race 3

    Man it is close in every class. 3 races down and 3 to go, at HPR (reverse direction from the first race), The Bandauring in NY and a new raceway in Charleston, SC! Race 3 was in Canada.
    Last edited by cjent; 05-04-2010, 11:59 AM.

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  • 007
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    Congrads to the winners

    Hey
    Sorry This should have been My first post after the race

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  • cjent
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    I would think about terminating his/her contract.

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  • 007
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    I giong to have to talk with my driver...

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  • 007
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    Cool !!!

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  • cjent
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    Results for Race 2 - Thanks Micyou!



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  • cjent
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    Results and Points for Race 1

    2010 LMS-ALMS-F1 Proxy Series - Round One at Harbour Pointe Raceway
    GT Class
    Car-Owner-Avg Time-Fastest Lap = 1 Point - Position - Points
    Viper GTS MAJ Bill 6.4602 6.188 1 10
    Maser MC Chuck 6.5851 6.063 1 2 8+1=9
    Lambo EZ Ed 6.7266 6.422 3 7
    Vette C5R Mike 6.8210 6.359 4 6
    Viper GTS LT SO 6.931 6.576 5 5
    Ferrari 575 LT Vince 6.939 6.343 6 4
    Viper GTR Tom B 6.993 6.922 7 3
    Nissan 350 Nitro 8.824 7.843 8 2

    LMP Class
    Lola Mazda Capn Jodi 7.031 6.753 1 1 10+1=11
    Epsilon Chuck 7.491 6.922 2 8
    Peugeot Nitro 8.045 7.254 3 7
    Porsche L.Ferretti 8.32 8158 4 6

    Formula 1
    Marine F1 MAJ Bill 6.26685 6.02 1 1 10+1=11
    McLaren Tom B 6.41785 6.168 2 9
    McLaren EZ Ed 6.4858 6.293 3 8
    McLaren Barfly 6.6125 6.047 4 7
    Lotus F1 ????? 6.67835 6.363 5 6
    Red Bull Nitro 6.79275 6.437 6 5
    eTc F1 Issac Mc 7.3592 636.742 7 4

    Thanks all entrants for a great Round 1.

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  • cjent
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    From what I can tell, that looks really good!
    Just kidding Joe, and thanks for the donation of one for a prize.
    Are you running that one?
    That body is terrifc. I got 2 more for HPRA members. They can't wait to build them.

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