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Forum: Track, Layouts & Scenery 11-27-2017, 07:00 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,343
Posted By ATIS
Here is an idea, but not knowing what track...

Here is an idea, but not knowing what track pieces you have its a tough call...mind you to try this in your software first.
Forum: Track, Layouts & Scenery 11-27-2017, 06:23 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 872
Posted By ATIS
My son has Carrera Go...and I installed two of...

My son has Carrera Go...and I installed two of the LED lighted loops....hate to say it but they are a blast to fly through with the sound effects and chasing LEDs....


And whats a "normal" track?...
Forum: Carrera 11-16-2017, 08:52 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,748
Posted By ATIS
dave, sorry to hear that. Youre the reason I went...

dave, sorry to hear that. Youre the reason I went carrera. please keep us posted, we will keep you and your family in our thoughts.
Forum: Track, Layouts & Scenery 11-05-2017, 05:12 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 8,843
Posted By ATIS
I painted the track with a roller using grey...

I painted the track with a roller using grey house paint. Then went around and misted the track with a little flat black rattle can. looled good but after running cars for a while you can see where...
Forum: Track, Layouts & Scenery 11-04-2017, 06:45 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 8,843
Posted By ATIS
ok, just want to be sure youre safe. i know my...

ok, just want to be sure youre safe. i know my scenery added weight. Also if you plan to paint the track do it before you add scenery. I painted after and it was a pain.
Forum: Track, Layouts & Scenery 11-04-2017, 06:00 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 8,843
Posted By ATIS
dont forget that adding scenery, buildings etc...

dont forget that adding scenery, buildings etc will add some weight.....not to mention kids leaning on the edge trying to get a good view of the action!
Forum: Track, Layouts & Scenery 10-31-2017, 09:16 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 8,843
Posted By ATIS
not sure if this will help but before you cut,...

not sure if this will help but before you cut, measure the dead areas on a double cross over and see what gaps they allowed to prevent shorting. that may help you decide how and where to cut.
Forum: Carrera 09-15-2017, 08:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 772
Posted By ATIS
can you space them out? i have done 2 in a row...

can you space them out? i have done 2 in a row without issue.
Forum: Track, Layouts & Scenery 08-30-2017, 07:39 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,694
Posted By ATIS
what about brown yarn combined out to separate...

what about brown yarn combined out to separate fibers to make small clumbs like the areas of taller dead grass? died cotton balls pulled and stretched might work as well. sorry, thinking out of the...
Forum: Track, Layouts & Scenery 06-07-2017, 08:18 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 10,200
Posted By ATIS
could go with a long run down the wall...so.11x7...

could go with a long run down the wall...so.11x7 but then add a section in the middle...basically a T... that could be marshalled from each side.
Forum: Track, Layouts & Scenery 05-29-2017, 07:26 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,549
Posted By ATIS
My table is 8.feet.wide...but i use a grabber...

My table is 8.feet.wide...but i use a grabber from.either side
Forum: Carrera 05-27-2017, 06:48 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,932
Posted By ATIS
I have a set from cincy as well...ver nice tools!!

I have a set from cincy as well...ver nice tools!!
Forum: Buy/Sell Marketplace. 05-27-2017, 06:47 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,036
Posted By ATIS
I have some r1 if you need em. Might have red...

I have some r1 if you need em. Might have red clips also. Let me know and I will pull the box out and look.
Forum: News & Reviews 05-27-2017, 06:38 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 6,712
Posted By ATIS
Oh la la...

Oh la la...
Forum: Carrera 03-12-2017, 10:45 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 763
Posted By ATIS
I can...but I made the table flippable....so i...

I can...but I made the table flippable....so i plan to hot gue the track to table, flip it, and hot glue a thomas the train layout to the other side. 2 track layouts but only 1 space requirement....
Forum: Carrera 03-12-2017, 09:39 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 763
Posted By ATIS
He trys on the d124 track...but does more damage...

He trys on the d124 track...but does more damage with the grabber to scenery then I prefer. His layout is 3x8 so he cant reach all the way across yet but will get him a shorter grabber. Sadly at 4yrs...
Forum: Carrera 03-12-2017, 09:00 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 5,909
Posted By ATIS
Nice. I wish I had saved the paint color card for...

Nice. I wish I had saved the paint color card for my track.
Forum: Carrera 03-12-2017, 08:56 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 763
Posted By ATIS
Ok, i am an idiot. I didnt turn the loop on. In...

Ok, i am an idiot. I didnt turn the loop on. In my defense, its hard to set up a layout with a 4yr old trying to help, especially when you are doing it without plans.

You have always been a big...
Forum: Carrera 03-12-2017, 08:23 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 763
Posted By ATIS
Nope, i ran cars on both lanes and only the one...

Nope, i ran cars on both lanes and only the one loop makes thd noise. Both loops light. Switched cars with no change. Also, I stole part of your sons layout for this one. I will get picts posted once...
Forum: Carrera 03-11-2017, 10:32 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 5,909
Posted By ATIS
Looks sweet. How hard was it to match the track...

Looks sweet. How hard was it to match the track paint up for the new pieces?
Forum: Carrera 03-11-2017, 10:31 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 763
Posted By ATIS
Carrera Go, light and sound loop

So I picked up the light and sound loop for my sons layout thinking he would love it....and he does. But only 1 loop makes the racing sound. Is that normal? Both have leds that light.
Forum: Carrera 03-04-2017, 09:32 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 533
Posted By ATIS
Carrera Go, neon drift and shift question

I have the lightening mcqueen neon drift and shift. The banked curves are labeled "m"...are they the r1 bank or r2 bank? Looking to change the layout to fit my sons 3'x7' train table.
Forum: Carrera 02-25-2017, 07:02 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,693
Posted By ATIS
I left the brakes at stock setting....to try and...

I left the brakes at stock setting....to try and reduce colissions.
Forum: Carrera 02-22-2017, 09:00 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 5,909
Posted By ATIS
Looking good!

Looking good!
Forum: Carrera 02-22-2017, 08:44 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,693
Posted By ATIS
I am late to the party but my son is 4. We...

I am late to the party but my son is 4. We started about a year ago.

I bought some used cars from Dave and set the speed to the highest level the cars could go full throttle without desloting. I...
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