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Forum: News & Reviews 01-11-2018, 10:42 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,714
Posted By dreinecke
I had nothing to do with this car - not sure...

I had nothing to do with this car - not sure where that rumor came from. Scalextric has done a fabulous job in my opinion!
Forum: Vintage & Scratchbuilding 11-04-2017, 11:11 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,191
Posted By dreinecke
Done!

Gordon Johncock and Bobby Allison!

http://rmsresins.com/uploads/3/5/0/7/35074310/completed-1_1_orig.jpg
Forum: Vintage & Scratchbuilding 10-22-2017, 08:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,191
Posted By dreinecke
Slowly getting there

Bobby Allison and Gordon Johncock car builds underway!

https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20171023/0f66ed979c1e4e7c9fc4518eedcc35e0.jpg
Forum: Vintage & Scratchbuilding 10-09-2017, 05:53 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,191
Posted By dreinecke
Silverhelmet - I will be at some point. The...

Silverhelmet - I will be at some point. The wheelbase is setup for the Carrera to run with the other Aero/Torino cars.

Monovell - I won't be able to make it as I've already got plans that day. ...
Forum: Vintage & Scratchbuilding 10-07-2017, 08:21 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,191
Posted By dreinecke
Latest Scratchbuild: 1970 Monte Carlo

Just a sneak peek before I really get busy on this - 1/32nd Scale and I'm almost ready to start laying paint. I plan on doing Bobby Allison's car.

Carrera Charger chassis underneath it.
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Forum: Routed Track Scale Racing 06-20-2017, 09:29 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,487
Posted By dreinecke
New PDR

Thanks for the kind comments.

Tom - I went to Colpar today and they told me you retired!!! And are part-time! What??? I did buy some stuff though, so it wasn't a total loss... ;)

For the...
Forum: Routed Track Scale Racing 06-15-2017, 09:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,487
Posted By dreinecke
The ALL-New Palmer Divide Raceway

We recently moved again and the PDR is a completely new track. It is up and running and I'm just beginning the scenery.

3-lanes routed MDF, 3 separate adjustable power supplies and a 20x7...
Forum: Routed Track Scale Racing 09-25-2016, 06:27 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 9,506
Posted By dreinecke
Really great looking layout!

Really great looking layout!
Forum: Routed Track Scale Racing 09-25-2016, 06:26 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,621
Posted By dreinecke
Thanks! It has been a bunch of fun to do.

Thanks! It has been a bunch of fun to do.
Forum: Routed Track Scale Racing 09-25-2016, 06:23 PM
Replies: 165
Views: 40,089
Posted By dreinecke
Lou - that is a heck of a track! I remember your...

Lou - that is a heck of a track! I remember your first was very small - this must feel like a football field!
Forum: Routed Track Scale Racing 09-23-2016, 10:46 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,621
Posted By dreinecke
A few updates to the Palmer Divide Raceway

I've been painting up more figures finally had the time to "plant" them. The scenery is now "completed" with lots of vignettes planned as I move forward. I have some nice looking, fairly period...
Forum: Vintage & Scratchbuilding 06-27-2016, 07:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,493
Posted By dreinecke
Thanks guys - glad you like them. Here's the...

Thanks guys - glad you like them.

Here's the bare chassis shots:

Duster:
http://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20160615/08073dad3267a4da1e2725fd69dfb8e4.jpg

Chevelle:...
Forum: Vintage & Scratchbuilding 06-26-2016, 09:29 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,493
Posted By dreinecke
1:32 1968 Chevelle and 1970 Duster Late Model Sportsman Cars

Chassis: Brass for both with side pans that worked out fairly well. I soldered up the roll bars as well.

These were lots of fun to build! Neither is remotely perfect. I attempted to use Bare...
Forum: 1/32 Scale Slot Cars 09-29-2015, 07:06 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,920
Posted By dreinecke
Wow. I guess my track must really **** people...

Wow. I guess my track must really **** people off then? I removed the crossovers and kept a bunch of squeezes that make racing the track an absolute blast. We also haven't destroyed any cars in...
Forum: Vintage & Scratchbuilding 09-15-2015, 08:20 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,636
Posted By dreinecke
Thanks Tom! I think I'll make it this year!

Thanks Tom! I think I'll make it this year!
Forum: 1/32 Scale Slot Cars 09-15-2015, 08:16 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,556
Posted By dreinecke
Mono

GM cars from the 1965/1966 Grand National series are available in resin if you look for them. Chevelles (65 and 66) Impalas (65) and even the 1970 Carrera Chevelle can all be modified. Not as good...
Forum: Vintage & Scratchbuilding 09-14-2015, 06:32 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,636
Posted By dreinecke
Tom - I'd like to! Is the swap meet at the...

Tom - I'd like to! Is the swap meet at the store? What time is it?
Forum: 1/32 Scale Slot Cars 09-14-2015, 06:31 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,759
Posted By dreinecke
Mc - it is simply a modification of the original...

Mc - it is simply a modification of the original casting. Easy to do!
Forum: Vintage & Scratchbuilding 09-11-2015, 07:04 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,636
Posted By dreinecke
Thanks for the comments and the plug.

Thanks for the comments and the plug.
Forum: Vintage & Scratchbuilding 09-11-2015, 07:02 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 36,948
Posted By dreinecke
That 350 is drop-dead beautiful. I always like...

That 350 is drop-dead beautiful. I always like your builds. Nice work!
Forum: Vintage & Scratchbuilding 09-11-2015, 07:00 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,465
Posted By dreinecke
Absolutely gorgeous job!

Absolutely gorgeous job!
Forum: 1/32 Scale Slot Cars 09-11-2015, 06:59 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 646
Posted By dreinecke
Great looking Chaparrals, and I agree GTM is the...

Great looking Chaparrals, and I agree GTM is the best out there.
Forum: 1/32 Scale Slot Cars 09-11-2015, 06:57 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,759
Posted By dreinecke
Thanks for the nice comments. The stripes were...

Thanks for the nice comments. The stripes were hand laid with tape and then sprayed.

I always loved Corvairs. My aunt had a Corsa convertible when I was younger.
Forum: 1/32 Scale Slot Cars 09-10-2015, 08:47 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,759
Posted By dreinecke
New build - Yenko Stinger

To give Don E's Corvair something to race against, I attempted to create the Yenko Stinger driven by MacGrotty/Riley/Myers in the 1966 Sebring 12 hour race held the weekend of the initial 1966...
Forum: Vintage & Scratchbuilding 08-22-2015, 11:58 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,636
Posted By dreinecke
Don Eichstaedt's Corvair

My most recent build of Don Eichstaedt's Corvair as run in the 1966 Trans-Am Series:

http://images.tapatalk-cdn.com/15/08/22/842c9606f45a8a3803a22a4533dd8332.jpg
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