We have made to the 4th part of this epic series of videos which will show you how to build a 1/24 production chassis from scratch. I hope you enjoy this series and are able to build your own race winning or even world championship winning 1:24 scale production chassis. Links to the other videos in this series… Part 1 – https://youtu.be/aDXPTSjac0c Part 2 – https://youtu.be/i3kwy8VApsA Part 3 – https://youtu.be/YGoU5obQToU Here are some AMAZON links to the tools used in this video. As an Amazon Associate I earn a very small amount from qualifying purchases… Proxxon Rotary Tool (Collet version) [More]
Tonight I’m unboxing my first Slot.it slot car! Very excited to start dipping into this brand. This car is analog and as you know I run a Carrera Digital system, so this car needs to be chipped to run on my track. This video is part 1 of 2. Part 1 being a unboxing. Part 2 will be chipping the car and running the car.
Go to: http://slotcarspeedshop.blogspot.com/ for more So Cal Slot racing. For HO Slot Cars & Parts, go to: http://www.hoslotcars.info A couple minutes of HO Slot Racing from the perspective of “LaneMaster”, the great old DOS program that was made for managing slot races. Sometimes instead of watching the car on the track we racers just watch the computer monitor. It will often give you a better sense of what’s happening in the race than trying to kept an eye on the ultra-fast slot cars.
(See below for links to products used in this video…) This is the second video in this topic as it is a long process to prepare a fully “race ready” slot car bodyshell. This part covers everything after trimming of the body including adding the first stage of reinforcing and a nifty trick to help handling on the track. Here are some Amazon UK links to products I recommend. I own and use all of these products… PIN VICE – Set of 4 sizes https://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/B00J9NX8N0/ref=as_li_tl?ie=UTF8&camp=1634&creative=6738&creativeASIN=B00J9NX8N0&linkCode=as2&tag=cleavetech-21&linkId=0b9b756e2e5b5874ee9d7e1efd4d9a27 PRECISION DRILLS – Micro HSS Drill Set 0.3mm to 1.6mm (“Silverline” make a cheaper version [More]
Having compared the Carrera and the Scalextric version of the same car in the previous video, Gary Skipp & I set to work comparing their track, and then reach a final conclusion.
A list of items to consider when starting a slot car club, or ideas to try with your existing slot car racing club. Our club runs Carrera Digital 132 slot cars and track, however most of the information provided would apply to clubs running Carrera GO, Scalextric, Ninco, AFX, Tyco, and so on. Part 1 of 2 videos, this video features the following information regarding slot car club racing: – track design. why simpler is better for both the racing experience and turn marshaling. – car selection. why it is important to establish what types of cars the club will [More]
Fly Truck Proxy race Round 10
Trying to document and share all the information I have been researching for the last year or so.
After a few days i could not decide on legs. 4×4 inch and some wheels will work best for now. Im goimg to add supoort for legs i. Nect update and paint the entire table. Ordered some more Carrera cars and track for this giant table setup.
This is the second part of the video where I show you how to build a table fro your model railway / Scalextric. It’s double-sided and uses a 3d-printed fitting to fit the legs, link here for the 3d models: https://www.thingiverse.com/thing:4375387 I’ve used a pocket hole tool and I show you how to achieve strong joints in 18mm plywood.