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Forum: Vintage & Scratchbuilding 11-03-2017, 08:58 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,414
Posted By boopiejones
it's listed here as a maserati 4CL:...

it's listed here as a maserati 4CL: https://www.supercars.net/blog/1939-maserati-4cl/

might be a 4CL with a different nose:
...
Forum: Forums Cup - NASCAR Proxy 10-14-2016, 08:20 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,160
Posted By boopiejones
Does anyone know where the cars go next? I know...

Does anyone know where the cars go next? I know there were some changes/cancellations, but I don't want to hold things up. I think I've already had the cars for more than two weeks!!!
Forum: Forums Cup - NASCAR Proxy 10-13-2016, 05:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,160
Posted By boopiejones
Race #10 Danville, CA

Sorry for the delay. I ran this race last weekend but was away on business and unable to post the results. All the cars ran GREAT. they were all easy to drive, but some were simply easier to drive...
Forum: Track, Layouts & Scenery 11-02-2015, 09:41 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,043
Posted By boopiejones
for that reason alone, i think an oval makes a...

for that reason alone, i think an oval makes a lot of sense. when we have kids or new people racing on my road course, it tends to be more frustrating for everyone (especially me frantically running...
Forum: Forums Cup - NASCAR Proxy 11-01-2015, 11:35 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,374
Posted By boopiejones
below is a link to the results. great group of...

below is a link to the results. great group of cars!

https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1BsTg_jBB6M9bObJ_07TF01c0WF2rIgG8XXT8e2h2RRw/edit?usp=sharing
Forum: Forums Cup - NASCAR Proxy 11-01-2015, 12:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,374
Posted By boopiejones
unfortunately i did not... but i am running the...

unfortunately i did not... but i am running the race tonight for sure. does anyone know where the cars go next? i'd like to get them shipped off monday so i don't delay the series.
Forum: Forums Cup - NASCAR Proxy 10-25-2015, 11:45 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,374
Posted By boopiejones
Race 10 (i think) boopiejones motorsport park

just wanted to let everyone know that i have received the cars and plan to run them wednesday evening :banana:
Forum: NCSRA 01-02-2015, 09:06 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,911
Posted By boopiejones
i think the larger can motors have more of an...

i think the larger can motors have more of an advantage as the track voltage is reduced. torque drops off exponentially as voltage drops, giving a major advantage to the larger, more torquey motors....
Forum: NCSRA 12-24-2014, 04:43 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 717
Posted By boopiejones
right back at ya Glen! i hope you and the family...

right back at ya Glen! i hope you and the family have a merry christmas!
Forum: The Paddock 12-20-2014, 11:25 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 7,458
Posted By boopiejones
if you're adding an area in the shop where riders...

if you're adding an area in the shop where riders can hang out, and it sounds like you are, then i think a track might compliment the space well. but i think it might be difficult to actually make...
Forum: HO Scale Slot Cars 12-08-2014, 11:57 AM
Replies: 148
Views: 20,224
Posted By boopiejones
i was giddy when i saw that a hobby lobby was...

i was giddy when i saw that a hobby lobby was opening fairly close to me. but when they opened, i realized that they use the word "hobby" very loosely. the only item they have at my local store that...
Forum: 1/24 Scale Slot Cars 11-25-2014, 10:23 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,542
Posted By boopiejones
i use dap weldwood for foam. ic2000 for...

i use dap weldwood for foam. ic2000 for urethane, silicone or rubber.

IC2000 is made by BSI - bob smith industries. you might have more luck searching for it that way.
Forum: Slot.it Shootout 11-24-2014, 09:46 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,057
Posted By boopiejones
here are the results: ...

here are the results: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1MTCic_LZKzZNVG0X9tKDyjGuBfeP94MQGkYIcoclXh4/edit?usp=sharing

let me know if anyone is having difficulty viewing this google doc. i...
Forum: SLOP 11-10-2014, 08:45 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,689
Posted By boopiejones
most full size routers have a base that is...

most full size routers have a base that is approximately 6" diameter/3" radius. you should have at least 4 inches on the outside corners of the slot to allow the cars to slide. (really 5 inches is...
Forum: Race Management systems ( Timing and Scoring ) 10-25-2014, 09:39 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,919
Posted By boopiejones
the only time i've had that happen is under two...

the only time i've had that happen is under two circumstances:

1) same as Biggy describes - something is sitting on another call button
2) two people hit their call buttons at nearly the same...
Forum: Forums Cup - NASCAR Proxy 10-21-2014, 02:50 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,395
Posted By boopiejones
that last one was a bit messy. here it is as a...

that last one was a bit messy. here it is as a PDF...
Forum: Forums Cup - NASCAR Proxy 10-21-2014, 02:47 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,395
Posted By boopiejones
COT Car # time fast lap offs (1=off; 0=snap spin)...

COT Car # time fast lap offs (1=off; 0=snap spin)
davisju1 89 1.21.22 2.675
gtoking 45 1.22.54 2.68
gtoking 48 1.23.28 2.66
old jaybir 84 1.23.57 2.676
davisju1 96 1.23.84 2.675 ...
Forum: Forums Cup - NASCAR Proxy 10-21-2014, 11:56 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,395
Posted By boopiejones
Race 9 - boopie's garage oval

results attached. here's the podiums:

COT
davisju1 #89
GTOKing #45
GTOKing#48

COY
Maddick #90
davisju1 #96
Forum: NCSRA 10-09-2014, 09:20 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,253
Posted By boopiejones
i'm not sure if i can make it either. i'll...

i'm not sure if i can make it either. i'll confirm soon. if i can make it, colin and i will be running the tictac and fortuna porsches.
Forum: NCSRA 09-15-2014, 08:05 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,620
Posted By boopiejones
does the trophy go to the driver or the car...

does the trophy go to the driver or the car owner? maybe glen will drop off that third place trophy when he returns my car... maybe not. he's probably half way to baltimore right now with his...
Forum: NCSRA 02-22-2014, 10:21 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,472
Posted By boopiejones
i'm not going to be able to make it today. my...

i'm not going to be able to make it today. my mother in law is in the process of putting her house up for sale and i need to go over there and help her clean up 40 years of stuff that has...
Forum: Scalextric USA Forum 02-15-2014, 02:01 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 5,271
Posted By boopiejones
tooling problem? i agree with steve that all the...

tooling problem? i agree with steve that all the parts to make this car are already available on other production cars. maybe the tool they are referring to is Mr. andretti? LOL
Forum: Slot.it Forum and News 02-15-2014, 01:59 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,515
Posted By boopiejones
i'd remove the weight from the pod and put it on...

i'd remove the weight from the pod and put it on the chassis, right in front of the evo6 pod screw holes.

front pod screws about 1/2 turn off tight. rear about 1 turn off tight. body screws at...
Forum: NCSRA 02-13-2014, 10:03 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,364
Posted By boopiejones
Steve, i had a change of plans so i should be...

Steve, i had a change of plans so i should be around on march 15th for sebring. are car rules posted anywhere?
Forum: Racer / Sideways 02-04-2014, 10:22 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,183
Posted By boopiejones
i've got two of the resin porsches and they both...

i've got two of the resin porsches and they both came with 15" wheels up front and 17" in the rear. i measure the inner diameter of the wheels to be about 11.6mm and 13.5mm respectively.

that...
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