.

.

Search:

Type: Posts; User: phlirv

Page 1 of 6 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.01 seconds.

  1. Replies
    79
    Views
    20,378

    SPRAY GLUE..... Cause I think it promotes better...

    SPRAY GLUE..... Cause I think it promotes better driving and building for handling rather than using the glue to slow for corners and keeping the guide in the slot

    OLPHRT
    PHIL...
  2. Replies
    23
    Views
    8,588

    When I heard brass, wire retro. I dug all my OL'...

    When I heard brass, wire retro. I dug all my OL' stuff out and built one. Then I read the rules and ..........I ended up using most of the parts in building " legal inline" cars..... Bummer. I have...
  3. Replies
    7
    Views
    3,699

    More than one track has done what JIM F. has done...

    More than one track has done what JIM F. has done and worked well. One addition to watch out for is all those little " add ons" that drive the overhead pretty high. Some strip malls have very "nice"...
  4. Thread: solder

    by phlirv
    Replies
    6
    Views
    2,424

    From the sounds. Its a Champion. They can easily...

    From the sounds. Its a Champion. They can easily do the floating pin tubing. My experience is they bend to easily. I tried them. Yes they work BUT....
    SORRY. I miss read the post & was thinking the...
  5. Replies
    56
    Views
    17,067

    Most tracks, that I have run, are in the .020 to...

    Most tracks, that I have run, are in the .020 to .035 braid depth range. I ran 1 that was .010 and he was a stickler about chassis clearance of .060 and NOTHING below the chassis like gears. Gears,...
  6. Replies
    4
    Views
    6,329

    I just wish we could sell our locker finds at...

    I just wish we could sell our locker finds at their prices. We would be thousoundairs.......

    olphrt
    phil i.
  7. Replies
    6
    Views
    2,428

    Find out what your local track is running and...

    Find out what your local track is running and then find the rules. Some times they " massage' the rules for that track.

    OLPHRT
    PHIL I.
  8. Replies
    5
    Views
    2,340

    If you run a hot rewind in a S16d and try to use...

    If you run a hot rewind in a S16d and try to use your 4 ohm reostat controlle. It will be like a on-off switch. An adjustable controller is the best way to go....in the long run....I have a Defalco...
  9. Replies
    18
    Views
    5,644

    The track is setup so that 2 sections can be...

    The track is setup so that 2 sections can be changed and then you can run the infield, just like the big Daytona track. Takes about 10 min.

    OLPHRT
    PHIL I.
  10. Replies
    18
    Views
    5,644

    Raced there many times over the years and that...

    Raced there many times over the years and that was what was the one I was thing about Unfortunately I now live too far away but miss it a bunch. You would think that it wouldn't be fun but when you...
  11. Replies
    29
    Views
    11,375

    Your local track can order donuts for all sorts...

    Your local track can order donuts for all sorts of rubber. I would order the 3 sets of donuts from the better working tire manufacture on your track. I doubt you can order slabs of rubber nor would...
  12. Replies
    18
    Views
    5,644

    Engleman for the hard core, 4 inch, and the oval...

    Engleman for the hard core, 4 inch, and the oval for rental and parties and SPECIAL 4.5 chassis races to be different. The oval would be easier to drive for the newbees. The JK rental car is...
  13. Replies
    27
    Views
    7,863

    Those that ship threw USPS got hit with a big...

    Those that ship threw USPS got hit with a big increase not too long ago. I ordered some stuff for the house and was surprised at the increase in shipping....It may not be their fault. Talk to them...
  14. Thread: magnets

    by phlirv
    Replies
    10
    Views
    3,843

    I take my readings on the outside of the magnets...

    I take my readings on the outside of the magnets without a slug or arm as the both will change the readings. I just want to come close. Not exactly....I have had some read the same VS some that are 5...
  15. Thread: magnets

    by phlirv
    Replies
    10
    Views
    3,843

    The worst I had was 410. As I remember it came up...

    The worst I had was 410. As I remember it came up to 450. The best I had came up to 505. The matcher was good at giving me numbers. How true they were I could not tell as I did not have a true gauss...
  16. Thread: magnets

    by phlirv
    Replies
    10
    Views
    3,843

    The Wrightway matcher is not a true gaus meter....

    The Wrightway matcher is not a true gaus meter. It give you an idea as to how strong they are and if you find 2 that are the same. They will show close to the same on a true meter. My meter reads in...
  17. Thread: magnets

    by phlirv
    Replies
    10
    Views
    3,843

    I have a BOW zapper and a Wrightway magnet...

    I have a BOW zapper and a Wrightway magnet matcher. I can do the Hawk 6 with a slug inserted. It won't do it with just the arm. I can get a 10/15 % rise in numbers but only after 6 hits.. I do know...
  18. Replies
    4
    Views
    2,245

    2 pocket apron most of the time. I also use it...

    2 pocket apron most of the time. I also use it to transport cars as I am in a wheelchair as I have dropped many cars from my lap.

    OLPHRT
    PHIL I.
  19. Replies
    37
    Views
    19,087

    GOD SPEED Sorry to hear. I hope it...

    GOD SPEED Sorry to hear. I hope it was quick and painless

    OLPHRT
    PHIL I.
  20. Thread: Starter sets?

    by phlirv
    Replies
    11
    Views
    5,593

    Professor Motor Champion 1/24 TURBO-Flex Super...

    Professor Motor
    Champion 1/24 TURBO-Flex Super Starter Set

    A great way to get started, includes RTR Car (#281_CH - Porsche w/Wings) in various colors, 4 OHM Turbo Controller, Braid Conditioner,...
  21. Replies
    6
    Views
    2,382

    I are.....My zip code says I'm in Wesley Chapel...

    I are.....My zip code says I'm in Wesley Chapel but across then street is Zephyrhills and I am closer to Zhills than Wesley Chapel. It was easier to go to Orlando than Johns. If 2/3 open on the west...
  22. Replies
    6
    Views
    2,382

    Thanks MOM....Just happy there is a track now.. ...

    Thanks MOM....Just happy there is a track now..

    OLPHRT
    PHIL I.
  23. Replies
    6
    Views
    2,382

    Orlando area track

    Marcos Ramos has purchased the Hillclimb that was at ASR. It is now up and running. They want to go with the My Series rules but to get running . They are running a stamped steel chassis, NASCAR with...
  24. Replies
    67
    Views
    19,561

    What I have heard today..The King is going to ST....

    What I have heard today..The King is going to ST. Pete. Open in April.....The Ocoee tracks are in Crystal River. They are redoing the store to accommodate them. Open in 3/6 mo? The hillclimb was...
  25. I have always set the controller so that the...

    I have always set the controller so that the lowest band and on the knobtoo. is the right for the tightest corners. On tight flat tight flat tracks with 16D & S16ds. I have a 133 unit. On swoopy King...
Results 1 to 25 of 126
Page 1 of 6 1 2 3 4