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Forum: HO Scale Slot Cars Today, 03:08 PM
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Posted By NCSS
No worries fastlap

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No worries fastlap I knew what you meant. Good to know what you folks are using, as the Truth of The Internet...
Forum: HO Scale Slot Cars Yesterday, 06:32 PM
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Posted By NCSS
Thanks Gary and Brian. I have groped towards some...

Thanks Gary and Brian. I have groped towards some of these things but great to have detailed advice. I am liking how the Indycals look. Practice won’t make perfect in my case but it’s still fun.
Forum: HO Scale Slot Cars Yesterday, 10:05 AM
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Posted By NCSS
good idea

That's a good idea, thanks! I like these decals a lot, although there may be some slight variation in how quickly they come off from sheet to sheet. Having some success using room temperature water...
Forum: HO Scale Slot Cars 02-16-2019, 04:59 PM
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Posted By NCSS
Is we learning?

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Here's the "Will Power" body. Most of you already know all this, but it was news to me that thinning Tamiya...
Forum: HO Scale Slot Cars 02-14-2019, 03:53 PM
Replies: 20
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Posted By NCSS
Fixed

Found correct combination for exporting photos on a Mac to specify 640x480 and small enough file size. Thanks! Choosing "Medium" the easy way is too big, and "Small" is tiny.

Good thinking on the...
Forum: HO Scale Slot Cars 02-12-2019, 04:01 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 21
Posted By NCSS
Track images

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Just doing a test of posting an image, 'cause I never could work it all that well in the first place!...
Forum: HO Scale Slot Cars 02-11-2019, 09:43 PM
Replies: 20
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Posted By NCSS
C & R @ post 8...:I like your decals and if I...

C & R @ post 8...:I like your decals and if I develope any skill at this will keep you in mind.
Forum: HO Scale Slot Cars 02-08-2019, 12:15 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 21
Posted By NCSS
Yep

Thanks for the tips, especially Indycal, will have a look for sure. I definitely use magnification. Old enough to remember T-Jets and the moon landing. ;-) Young enough that when my wife bought me a...
Forum: HO Scale Slot Cars 02-08-2019, 08:29 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 21
Posted By NCSS
Thanks to both, will definitely do some...

Thanks to both, will definitely do some practicing! Maybe on an old Hot Wheels plastic body, one of those goofy ones that changes color that I bought for some reason. Apparently DTM rotates...
Forum: HO Scale Slot Cars 02-08-2019, 12:09 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 21
Posted By NCSS
DTM and Indycar decals?

Hello racing fans. I have ordered some DTM four door sedan bodies and unpainted open wheel bodies for Life-Like "M"from Mr. Flynn at HC Slots. They look pretty cool, been looking for a reason to...
Forum: HO Scale Slot Cars 01-28-2019, 01:55 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 1,568
Posted By NCSS
I dunno, if it's a slot car track I like it....

I dunno, if it's a slot car track I like it. Crazy short or crazy long, however one wishes to define that, would be problematic but it's still a slot car track.

Home racing and public venues each...
Forum: HO Scale Slot Cars 01-11-2019, 03:26 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,079
Posted By NCSS
Every kid that has come to one of our slot car...

Every kid that has come to one of our slot car parties sure seemed to like it, many have been coming back (with parents of course) year after year. There's just something about having actual models...
Forum: HO Scale Slot Cars 10-31-2018, 11:31 PM
Replies: 1,147
Views: 479,843
Posted By NCSS
So right before the database Apocalypse I posted...

So right before the database Apocalypse I posted some gallery pics of our newly refurbished track, but the post was apparently wiped out. For a while I thought I had done something wrong and...
Forum: The Paddock 09-19-2018, 03:57 AM
Replies: 603
Views: 25,254
Posted By NCSS
Slightly OT but not too much I hope.... ...

Slightly OT but not too much I hope....

Thanks for the thread and info everyone. I'm back to obsession with open wheel since my very first attendance ever at a 1:1 motorsports event in Portland,...
Forum: The Paddock 09-07-2018, 02:17 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 854
Posted By NCSS
My fantasy shop/restaurant would be authentic...

My fantasy shop/restaurant would be authentic BBQ/artisan pizza/slot car/G scale train/kart track with mini golf and pinball machines. Check your cell phone at the door and receive a free 18 hole...
Forum: The Paddock 09-05-2018, 08:26 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 854
Posted By NCSS
All very interesting ideas, I wish you the best....

All very interesting ideas, I wish you the best. Just spitballing here, but if budding chefs beat outrageous commercial rents with food trucks, could the same be done with a slot car truck? I'm...
Forum: HO Scale Slot Cars 12-16-2017, 01:33 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 764
Posted By NCSS
Well...

I don't know anything about customs in the EU, but given the insane cost of postage it might make sense for someone (maybe not you at this time?) to look into paying the customs fees sometime, if...
Forum: HO Scale Slot Cars 11-10-2017, 04:04 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 845
Posted By NCSS
Cool beans Crazy Bull. Wish we had that sort of...

Cool beans Crazy Bull. Wish we had that sort of stuff where I live. There are some toy shows and giant garage sales and stuff, but that's pretty hit or miss.
Forum: HO Scale Slot Cars 11-08-2017, 01:26 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,689
Posted By NCSS
Hi Coyote just spitballing here but some of the G...

Hi Coyote just spitballing here but some of the G scale railroad folks build themselves "train sheds" in situations where they cannot or do not wish to move the locos and cars inside. Some are pretty...
Forum: HO Scale Slot Cars 11-07-2017, 06:13 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,689
Posted By NCSS
Casters are your friend, if the track table lives...

Casters are your friend, if the track table lives on a suitable surface such as a garage or basement floor.

Personally I like some of the designs at hoslotcarracing dot com, but doing one's own...
Forum: HO Scale Slot Cars 10-24-2017, 03:21 PM
Replies: 722
Views: 81,438
Posted By NCSS
Well it tends to rain up here so yeah. Toying...

Well it tends to rain up here so yeah. Toying with some track ideas. Thanks to you and all.
Forum: HO Scale Slot Cars 10-23-2017, 08:43 PM
Replies: 722
Views: 81,438
Posted By NCSS
data!

Hi folks, we featured the JAG chassis at our slot car party last weekend, so it got a good workout. Our track is based on "Ravininia 35" over at ho slot car racing dot com. So it's probably around 35...
Forum: HO Scale Slot Cars 10-14-2017, 10:20 PM
Replies: 722
Views: 81,438
Posted By NCSS
You never know. I imagine a 3.5 would hit the...

You never know. I imagine a 3.5 would hit the wall on my little track 😎 Fun chassis so far. Good prompt service on orders too. Best.
Forum: HO Scale Slot Cars 10-14-2017, 05:12 PM
Replies: 722
Views: 81,438
Posted By NCSS
I wound up doing exactly that, and taking about...

I wound up doing exactly that, and taking about 1/8th of a tad off the front wells for good measure. Still looks great. I like the yellow one you have!
Forum: HO Scale Slot Cars 10-14-2017, 08:10 AM
Replies: 722
Views: 81,438
Posted By NCSS
I have not run this combination yet. When I...

I have not run this combination yet. When I screwed the body on for these pics, it seemed like one might need to either leave the screws slightly loose or ever so slightly expand the wheel wells....
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