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Forum: Group 5 North American Proxy 01-15-2019, 03:28 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 624
Posted By camber
Great result and congratulations to the podium...

Great result and congratulations to the podium cars. Looks like a close race, 1 or 2 de slots would cost big time. Thanks to everyone involved in organising and driving round 3. This race should...
Forum: Group 5 North American Proxy 12-27-2018, 04:13 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 5,214
Posted By camber
Hi Kevan, I missed this post so apologies...

Hi Kevan,

I missed this post so apologies for the delay. The foam that comes with the Plafit chassis is good, you can play around with firmer foams as well. I wouldn't go softer than Plafit body...
Forum: Group 5 North American Proxy 12-24-2018, 02:19 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,417
Posted By camber
It is a shame you are surrounded by...

It is a shame you are surrounded by Aussie/Pacific racers this round Chris, my heart bleeds:p
Now if only we could beat you in the cricket:frusty:
Forum: Group 5 North American Proxy 12-22-2018, 05:42 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,417
Posted By camber
Thanks for hosting John, well done Chris and my...

Thanks for hosting John, well done Chris and my partner in crime "poppy" Jim.
Go Pacific:cheers:
Forum: Group 5 North American Proxy 12-22-2018, 02:30 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,417
Posted By camber
I'm up now too Chris:cool: Looks another close...

I'm up now too Chris:cool:
Looks another close race ahead, nothing in the qualifying times.
Forum: Group 5 North American Proxy 12-10-2018, 12:28 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,318
Posted By camber
Juicy list of cars, many of those models can be...

Juicy list of cars, many of those models can be raced at Australian Plafit Championships in 1/32 GT class.
Have a couple of bodies in mind that are quick, decisions decisions....
Forum: Group 5 North American Proxy 11-30-2018, 03:00 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,318
Posted By camber
We race 1/32 GT's at the Australian Plafit...

We race 1/32 GT's at the Australian Plafit Champs. Lucky the Slotit Nissan R390 body isn't on the list, with a Plafit or similar metal chassis underneath it will murder anything in it's path with...
Forum: Group 5 North American Proxy 11-30-2018, 02:54 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 459
Posted By camber
Looks like that box has clocked up a few thousand...

Looks like that box has clocked up a few thousand miles and tells some stories I bet.
Forum: Group 5 North American Proxy 11-26-2018, 11:45 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,673
Posted By camber
Very odd results, TQ came 8th? What happened to...

Very odd results, TQ came 8th? What happened to Smokio?
Thanks to Alwyn, Luff, Duke and Dan for hosting/driving/organising the 1st leg of the series, great track and driving. Love the video:cheers:...
Forum: Group 5 North American Proxy 11-25-2018, 09:09 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,673
Posted By camber
Qualifying results look juicy....:banana:

Qualifying results look juicy....:banana:
Forum: Group 5 North American Proxy 11-04-2018, 10:34 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,044
Posted By camber
My car specs: Sideways BMW M1 Plafit 3300...

My car specs:

Sideways BMW M1
Plafit 3300 chassis
SRP 30 short can
NSR Supergrips on NSR non air rims
Scaleauto short guide
0.8mm ride height
11/32 gears
Weight 115.4g
Forum: Group 5 North American Proxy 11-03-2018, 05:43 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,044
Posted By camber
Hawaii have entered some great cars this year, go...

Hawaii have entered some great cars this year, go team Pacific 5 cars in the top 10👍
Forum: Group 5 North American Proxy 11-03-2018, 04:23 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,044
Posted By camber
Great job hosting Chris, very professional as...

Great job hosting Chris, very professional as always. Honestly didn't expect a TQ with a Plafit, times are very close at the pointy end of the field so it's going to be an exciting proxy. More than...
Forum: Group 5 North American Proxy 11-03-2018, 01:53 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,044
Posted By camber
Me too. I tried chrome and safari.

Me too. I tried chrome and safari.
Forum: Group 5 North American Proxy 10-22-2018, 02:55 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 5,214
Posted By camber
No, it was punishing posting my build thread for...

No, it was punishing posting my build thread for this years entry.
Forum: Group 5 North American Proxy 10-14-2018, 05:59 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 5,214
Posted By camber
I'm sure it will be a rocket as always Smoke. ...

I'm sure it will be a rocket as always Smoke.

Great there is another Plafit in the field Brumos, that makes 3.

The Kelowna gentlemen produce fine cars, Rob's been awfully quiet....

My car...
Forum: Group 5 North American Proxy 10-10-2018, 06:06 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 5,214
Posted By camber
Car is ready to ship after lots of hours of...

Car is ready to ship after lots of hours of tuning, not as fast as last years car but very close to it. Car is quite a bit heavier than last year coming in at 115.4g compared to 105.7g. Very...
Forum: Group 5 North American Proxy 10-07-2018, 06:37 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 5,214
Posted By camber
Initial shake down run not looking too good, at...

Initial shake down run not looking too good, at least 3/10’s behind last years car over 100 ft. Big week of tuning ahead, not fast enough...
Forum: Group 5 North American Proxy 10-07-2018, 04:48 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 5,214
Posted By camber
No instruction needed for Jim, multiple...

No instruction needed for Jim, multiple Australian Plafit champion....looks great.
From the national racing I've done over the years, plastic chassis cars are generally faster in 1/32 so no...
Forum: Group 5 North American Proxy 10-06-2018, 05:53 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 5,214
Posted By camber
Body out of the paint booth. ...

Body out of the paint booth.

https://farm2.staticflickr.com/1945/44423542354_b399956039_c.jpg

Chassis is now rolling.

https://farm2.staticflickr.com/1937/45096283832_dd54be9044_z.jpg

With...
Forum: Group 5 North American Proxy 09-25-2018, 06:34 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 5,214
Posted By camber
About time I pulled my finger out and started...

About time I pulled my finger out and started building...

The standard Plafit 3300 chassis at the top and the optional Plafit parts I'm using in the build. Carbon guide holder, brass flat body...
Forum: Group 5 North American Proxy 06-29-2018, 03:59 AM
Replies: 159
Views: 10,749
Posted By camber
Payment made for Jim aka Jimmyslots1950 and...

Payment made for Jim aka Jimmyslots1950 and myself. Jim would like #79 if available.

I will be posting comments from Jim under my name, after numerous emails and PM's it doesn't seem possible for...
Forum: Group 5 North American Proxy 06-21-2018, 05:49 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 9,315
Posted By camber
Car 5 landed back down under. Some pics of our...

Car 5 landed back down under.
Some pics of our new 8 lane garage test track, the Bull Ring.

Thanks to Chris and everyone involved in this years proxy, great fun.:cheers:
...
Forum: Group 5 North American Proxy 06-01-2018, 03:41 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 9,315
Posted By camber
Thanks all for the compliments, special thanks to...

Thanks all for the compliments, special thanks to Chris for organising such a great proxy:thumb:

Looking forward to next year:banana:
Forum: Group 5 North American Proxy 05-22-2018, 04:30 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 9,992
Posted By camber
Great work Chris, lots to learn here. I can take...

Great work Chris, lots to learn here. I can take away a lot from the rolling dyno results now I have 20/20 hindsight.

A couple of things to clarify with my chassis, the sprung section at the front...
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