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Forum: Slot.it Forum and News 02-17-2019, 11:26 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 26
Posted By Alcopa
Just to confuse the issue -- I have a 90ft....

Just to confuse the issue -- I have a 90ft. Scaley 4-laner. No mags and all cars with added weight and blueprinting. Urathane tires -- and the best GT40's are faster than the 956/962's of the...
Forum: Slot.it Forum and News 02-10-2019, 11:56 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,776
Posted By Alcopa
If the marketing trend continues, you can expect...

If the marketing trend continues, you can expect the first release of a new car/body to be in the least desirable of its' possible liveries -so with the 2F, I expect maybe the second car from LeMans...
Forum: Slot.it Forum and News 02-10-2019, 11:49 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 314
Posted By Alcopa
Website vs. Facebook

Yes, thanks Mr. Ferrari!! I sometimes think that 'Facebook' takes first of place with manufacturers -maybe as its easier to post - and see feedback...??

While I'm here; just like to put in...
Forum: News & Reviews 02-10-2019, 10:59 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 38
Posted By Alcopa
Had to re-log in on Chrome on my Macbook - but...

Had to re-log in on Chrome on my Macbook - but everything looks fine.... Thanks for the effort!!
Forum: Scalextric USA Forum 01-07-2019, 12:02 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,228
Posted By Alcopa
Being un-glued with parts on sprues would be nice...

Being un-glued with parts on sprues would be nice too... but I suppose too much to ask... ;->
Forum: NCSRA 12-31-2018, 05:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 319
Posted By Alcopa
Red Hill Race In January

Hey there -any chance the guys could get together Saturday the 12th for a little Red Hill Rumble????

Steve (who????)
Forum: Slot.it Forum and News 12-31-2018, 05:12 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,776
Posted By Alcopa
How about the Lola T-260 --now that would make a...

How about the Lola T-260 --now that would make a Slot Car!! I think wheelbase very close to Ferrari 312PB ---
Forum: 1/32 Scale Slot Cars 12-31-2018, 05:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 597
Posted By Alcopa
Not a NASCAR fan - but a Jim Heller fan --great...

Not a NASCAR fan - but a Jim Heller fan --great work on these --and the turn-around!!

Meanwhile, I'm working on my Monogram Citicorp 320i !!! Thanks!
Forum: Slot.it Forum and News 12-19-2018, 06:23 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,776
Posted By Alcopa
I built the BOSS 956 as a 1/43 resin car - and...

I built the BOSS 956 as a 1/43 resin car - and those decals were a B*tch!! I am so glad to have them tampo=printed!!!!

Will get the Copenhagen car as well - but luckily, I am not racing any 90's...
Forum: News & Reviews 12-05-2018, 07:24 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 6,454
Posted By Alcopa
Jim- Is this the height of sarcasm???...

Jim-

Is this the height of sarcasm??? Thunderslot wheels/tires pale in scale compared to 1:1 Lolas -even the 1966 cars -- it really needs ride height and proper tires -so first, the rears go to...
Forum: Slot.it Forum and News 10-16-2018, 11:19 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,813
Posted By Alcopa
Thank you SLot.it -- a beautiful correct car!! ...

Thank you SLot.it -- a beautiful correct car!!

Yes, the KH and LH on the factory produced cars are the same length - they only differ in the height of the wing above the rear deck.

And the...
Forum: 1/32 Scale Slot Cars 09-19-2018, 02:54 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,023
Posted By Alcopa
Yep --very tempting to try and re-power them with...

Yep --very tempting to try and re-power them with Slot.it HRS Chassis --but then, I'm almost at the price of the ThunderSLot...
Forum: Scalextric USA Forum 09-09-2018, 11:09 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 890
Posted By Alcopa
If not, someone doesn't understand 'demand' -but...

If not, someone doesn't understand 'demand' -but I'm certain there will be at least two 3D chassis coming!!

SC
Forum: The Paddock 09-09-2018, 11:06 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 483
Posted By Alcopa
Funny, my wife was out of town - and set up the...

Funny, my wife was out of town - and set up the TV Tray in the middle of the 5.1 and watched the Blue Ray Friday night!!! Just incredible (even if the 917 crash now looks a little too much!!). Just...
Forum: 1/32 Scale Slot Cars 09-05-2018, 06:18 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,549
Posted By Alcopa
Be happy to take that off your hands... Cash or...

Be happy to take that off your hands... Cash or Trade!!

Steve Cleere
Forum: NCSRA 08-20-2018, 10:34 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 661
Posted By Alcopa
Actually, no IMSA race for me.. I had to...

Actually, no IMSA race for me..

I had to make some choices - and because Rennsport is 2 weeks later - just too many trips in too short a time. While I love the GT cars, the prototypes leave me a...
Forum: NCSRA 08-14-2018, 02:58 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 661
Posted By Alcopa
Afraid I'll be at Laguna Seca --but I'll be...

Afraid I'll be at Laguna Seca --but I'll be thinking of you all!!

Steve
Forum: 1/32 Scale Slot Cars 08-03-2018, 04:25 PM
Replies: 198
Views: 37,531
Posted By Alcopa
Does anybody have a Di-tech BMW 320i 'Flach' the...

Does anybody have a Di-tech BMW 320i 'Flach' the one that looks like it spend too much time under a hot light bulb?

Steve
Forum: 1/32 Scale Slot Cars 07-30-2018, 09:10 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,549
Posted By Alcopa
I've converted the 935K3 LeMans winning car and...

I've converted the 935K3 LeMans winning car and it keeps right up with the Sideways Boys -- however, major surgery is required on the interior - basically cut off at the drivers armpits and put in...
Forum: The Paddock 07-30-2018, 09:05 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 819
Posted By Alcopa
Good points - and sounds like a good book. I...

Good points - and sounds like a good book. I have a library related to racing, 20th Century Military and Rock n Roll. Yes, I can find tons of photos on-line and for quick research, its great - but...
Forum: Scalextric USA Forum 07-26-2018, 01:00 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,228
Posted By Alcopa
And to be fair, the new Porsche is an entirely...

And to be fair, the new Porsche is an entirely new car, all the way round, starting with the engine placement (mid). I will buy a couple of those when they come out - but I only want the right car!
Forum: The Paddock 07-26-2018, 12:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 309
Posted By Alcopa
What you said -- only in 1/32 and I'll add...

What you said -- only in 1/32 and I'll add 'digital medium' as I will be 'broadcasting' the 24 Hours of Spa, live streaming from my freakin phone....!!

Steve
Forum: NCSRA 07-25-2018, 04:43 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 873
Posted By Alcopa
Bill -- Don't give it up --just visit as you...

Bill --

Don't give it up --just visit as you can (like me!!). You were running so good - and your cars were hooked up (now I know why...). But if you have to part with a certain green 917, I...
Forum: Slot.it Forum and News 07-25-2018, 04:40 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,993
Posted By Alcopa
While there are some 'greedy' corporate types out...

While there are some 'greedy' corporate types out there, I've also worked on getting approvals for modeling and many times, it is simply the fact that the company needs to A. Eliminate any Liability...
Forum: The Paddock 07-25-2018, 04:30 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 689
Posted By Alcopa
Oscar got most of my parents money!! Funny that,...

Oscar got most of my parents money!! Funny that, after doing HO races against the Scranton Gang (we were in Geneva NY - midway tween Rochester and Syracuse - I met his son Bob and we became Buds in...
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