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Forum: Track, Layouts & Scenery 02-17-2019, 10:33 PM
Replies: 351
Views: 21,858
Posted By MrFlippant
Hang in there!

Hang in there!
Forum: Carrera 02-17-2019, 07:56 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 14
Posted By MrFlippant
LOL. I'm pretty sure I learned that from Bruce or...

LOL. I'm pretty sure I learned that from Bruce or Carlos or Randy or someone. I think it's in the instructions, but they cram so much into teeny-weeny print that no one reads it in the massive...
Forum: Carrera 02-17-2019, 04:18 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 14
Posted By MrFlippant
What Randy said. Things to keep in mind: ...

What Randy said.

Things to keep in mind:
1) The switch is direction/polarity, not digital/analog. If the lights come on, the switch is in the correct position. If not, either turn the car around...
Forum: Scalextric Digital Forum 02-10-2019, 11:27 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 904
Posted By MrFlippant
Either I didn't get it, or you didn't get my...

Either I didn't get it, or you didn't get my reply. I always reply to requests for help, even if the help I give is a direction elsewhere. I'm glad you found a solution.
Forum: 1/32 Scale Slot Cars 02-10-2019, 12:26 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 515
Posted By MrFlippant
Did you get them used, then? If you got a...

Did you get them used, then? If you got a new/boxed one, then it should have had "racing" tires in the box. They are smaller and have better grip. First thing I did when I got one. Unfortunately,...
Forum: The Paddock 02-09-2019, 11:58 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 11
Posted By MrFlippant
Probably best to wait for the turmoil to settle...

Probably best to wait for the turmoil to settle down, especially since I think I saw a mention of additional work/upgrade planned for the forums. It might be a lot of unnecessary work restoring a...
Forum: News & Reviews 02-07-2019, 07:23 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 34
Posted By MrFlippant
What hair? BWAAHAHAHA!!! ;-)

What hair? BWAAHAHAHA!!! ;-)
Forum: SCX Digital 02-04-2019, 12:59 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 10
Posted By MrFlippant
Very interesting. Does that mean the chips have...

Very interesting. Does that mean the chips have the reed sensors in order to trigger lap counting on the SCXD system? From the translation of that article, it certainly makes it look like they intend...
Forum: Track, Layouts & Scenery 02-03-2019, 05:46 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 12,143
Posted By MrFlippant
I was using a laptop to control my APB and...

I was using a laptop to control my APB and display the RMS on the screen.

I've recently "converted" it to use ARC Pro, which uses an Apple or Android device for the race management. I can then...
Forum: SCX Digital 02-01-2019, 12:33 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 10
Posted By MrFlippant
I think this is the totally wireless system...

I think this is the totally wireless system people thought WOS was going to be. Up to 9 cars shown in their graphics at the show. That's much easier to do when the control is wireless directly to the...
Forum: Track, Layouts & Scenery 01-29-2019, 10:55 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,429
Posted By MrFlippant
A thing of beauty.

A thing of beauty.
Forum: EMSA - Electric Motor Sports Association 01-29-2019, 01:22 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,192
Posted By MrFlippant
A little of the action from last night. ...

A little of the action from last night.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iiiQ5nKamZI
Forum: Scalextric USA Forum 01-27-2019, 11:01 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 130
Posted By MrFlippant
Can you describe the symptoms of the problem?...

Can you describe the symptoms of the problem? What are you seeing that makes you believe it's "sensitive"? Please also describe the kind(s) of cars you're running that exhibit these issues, and if...
Forum: HO Scale Slot Cars 01-26-2019, 06:36 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 1,568
Posted By MrFlippant
I'm sure it was a big track, but a scale 60 miles...

I'm sure it was a big track, but a scale 60 miles would be almost an ACTUAL MILE long. Even the largest slot tracks are often not much more than a scale mile, and the larger the scale of car, the...
Forum: Digital 01-26-2019, 10:59 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 271
Posted By MrFlippant
And I hope continues for years to come!

And I hope continues for years to come!
Forum: Digital 01-24-2019, 02:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 271
Posted By MrFlippant
I love what you have going over there. Doesn't...

I love what you have going over there. Doesn't seem possible over here.
Forum: Carrera 01-23-2019, 10:13 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,252
Posted By MrFlippant
Don't press the code button. The...

Don't press the code button. The car+LC*2+lift+replace+LC*2 is all you need.
the other cars on the track are not effected.
Forum: Digital 01-07-2019, 04:37 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 629
Posted By MrFlippant
People are strange

People are strange
Forum: Carrera 01-05-2019, 10:03 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 648
Posted By MrFlippant
That was great!

That was great!
Forum: Scalextric USA Forum 01-05-2019, 02:36 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 278
Posted By MrFlippant
I usually use a small, flat head screwdriver on...

I usually use a small, flat head screwdriver on one end to first make sure it is pushed all the way to the other side, then I use it to pry the magnet up on that end. It usually pops out without...
Forum: Carrera 01-03-2019, 11:29 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 648
Posted By MrFlippant
When I first got into digital slots and was also...

When I first got into digital slots and was also into video editing, I made a fun video showing off all the available tech I had with a fake race. One of the things I included was video of the RMS...
Forum: 1/43 Scale Slot Cars 01-03-2019, 11:16 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,654
Posted By MrFlippant
Great start!

Great start!
Forum: Carrera 01-02-2019, 10:22 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 648
Posted By MrFlippant
I enjoyed the commentary, but the silence when...

I enjoyed the commentary, but the silence when you weren't speaking could have something. I'm thinking not music. I did enjoy the beginning (And what I could hear during the rest) of the last video...
Forum: Digital 01-01-2019, 10:58 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,064
Posted By MrFlippant
new thread and poll open now! :) If things...

new thread and poll open now! :)
If things have changed, or if things are still the same, fill out the new poll! :)
Forum: Digital 01-01-2019, 10:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 629
Posted By MrFlippant
Which Digital system(s) do you own/use (2019-2020)

Which systems are you using these days?

If I forgot to include your system in the poll, please choose "Other" and include it in your reply. Also, this is multiple choice, so choose any and all...
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