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by stoo23
Thu Jan 31, 2019 2:59 pm
Forum: Aussie Retro Discussion
Topic: 2019 Australia Day Classic - Retro Can-Am
Replies: 3
Views: 109

Re: 2019 Australia Day Classic - Retro Can-Am

Hey Guys :) Sorry I couldn't attend and add to the numbers. Had Not been feeling the best and along with being temporarily penny-less the exasperating Heat, I was Totally Un-Prepared and Not in 'Slot Car Mode' at all,.. lol Thanks for the report as Always Mark. Even with Only 7 starters, seems like ...
by stoo23
Fri Jan 18, 2019 8:34 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Concerns Re:- Lindsay Byron
Replies: 2
Views: 118

Concerns Re:- Lindsay Byron

Having perhaps just a moment ago, been 'prompted' by reading of the recent health 'Scare' of Paul Pfeiffer. See here; http://slotblog.net/topic/88148-keep-paul-pfeiffer-in-your-prayers/ that it caused me to remember What I had Not done. :( Perhaps similarly, to Paul, our good Old friend and Extremel...
by stoo23
Fri Jan 18, 2019 8:09 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Concerns Re:- Paul Pfeiffer
Replies: 0
Views: 53

Concerns Re:- Paul Pfeiffer

Hi guys, perhaps many of you are or have also become aware of his recent Health 'issue'
See here; http://slotblog.net/topic/88148-keep-paul-pfeiffer-in-your-prayers/

Fortunately, as can be read in the Later 'posts' on that 'thread', He seems at least, to be 'stable' now.
:)
by stoo23
Mon Jan 14, 2019 9:31 am
Forum: Aussie Retro Discussion
Topic: Drivers have your say
Replies: 21
Views: 1306

Re: Drivers have your say

Hey Brad & Steve,.. Definitely agree regarding the Cheetah 4 !! Most are pretty good and they seem to be very Even, performance wise,.. although One Can every now and then, get a really exceptional one !!,.. :) With the Extreme 'Variance' of Both the Hawk AND Retro Hawk motors, AND How Long they...
by stoo23
Fri Jan 11, 2019 10:31 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: RIP J.P Van Rossem
Replies: 3
Views: 203

Re: RIP J.P Van Rossem

:) Hey Brad,.. :) ;) ;) OK, Cool, thanks for the info',.. Must admit, that all seems So far away these days,.. almost seems like Another Time, altogether,.. lol Thinking of the people you mentioned such as Wayne B & Gary J and Others,.. I thought many of you may find the following 'links' and pi...
by stoo23
Thu Dec 27, 2018 10:17 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Stirling Moss & Slot Cars and Other Stuff
Replies: 0
Views: 114

Stirling Moss & Slot Cars and Other Stuff

hey guys,.. found this Old "Pathe" News-reel video, via a short article in "MotorSport",.. https://www.motorsportmagazine.com/history/f1/watch-young-stirling-moss-and-his-model-cars The video is available on YouTube as well https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JRcLPkH3ksY Wonderful, '...
by stoo23
Sun Dec 23, 2018 4:07 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: RIP J.P Van Rossem
Replies: 3
Views: 203

RIP J.P Van Rossem

Seems JPVR Passed away on Friday December 14th, aged 73 There is Motor Sport article about himself and the Onyx F1 team here; https://www.motorsportmagazine.com/history/f1/jean-pierre-van-rossem-f1s-wildcard-backer No more 'Bigger than Ben Hur' slot car races,.. RIP His Wikipedia page; https://disq....
by stoo23
Tue Dec 04, 2018 9:53 am
Forum: Wing Racing Results
Topic: 2018 nsw state titles
Replies: 3
Views: 293

Re: 2018 nsw state titles

Hey !!!

Thanks for 'posting' the Results !!

Great to see some 'Wing Car' reports on here again :)
by stoo23
Sat Dec 01, 2018 2:24 pm
Forum: Upcoming Races
Topic: Final 2018 HSC Retro Round
Replies: 2
Views: 159

Re: Final 2018 HSC Retro Round

Fixed :)
by stoo23
Fri Nov 30, 2018 12:35 pm
Forum: Aussie Retro Discussion
Topic: NSW Retro Titles Round 2 (BTR) 24/11/2018
Replies: 13
Views: 589

Re: NSW Retro Titles Round 2 (BTR) 24/11/2018

Yeah S__t Darryl, that's Not good !! :( :(

Surely Someone Must have picked it up and has it Safe !!??
by stoo23
Tue Nov 20, 2018 8:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New DiFalco Genesis 2
Replies: 2
Views: 223

Re: New DiFalco Genesis 2

Looks like there are 2 plastic packaged transistors in parallel Oh !,.. well there you go,.. to be honest, I hadn't even Noticed that !!,.. lol But,.. DOES make Sense !! ;) :) In fact I have a feeling "Ruddock", has been doing that for some time. There was a very good and informative Olde...
by stoo23
Tue Nov 20, 2018 8:16 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New DiFalco Genesis 2
Replies: 2
Views: 223

New DiFalco Genesis 2

Hi guys,.. just happened to notice this 'Post' on SlotBlog by a racer who has been 'testing / trying' this New version of the DiFalco Genesis 2 controller. Looks rather interesting and from the pics, would appear to use a Different Transistor / package !!?? See here:- http://slotblog.net/topic/87331...
by stoo23
Thu Nov 08, 2018 11:59 pm
Forum: Aussie Retro Discussion
Topic: NSW Retro Titles Round 1 (STR) 3/11/2018
Replies: 6
Views: 785

Re: NSW Retro Titles Round 1 (STR) 3/11/2018

Yeah !! and /or a couple of Mark's Cars,.. a couple of Damn Effective 'versions' of His chassis that also started Life as a JK "Keeet",. ;) ;) :lol: Cody's "Tommy Flythe" car is also (whilst a very well built car) a fairly Simple Chassis / methodology / construction etc, there ar...
by stoo23
Fri Nov 02, 2018 1:00 pm
Forum: Aussie Retro Discussion
Topic: Race Report. SRC Round 7 SSME
Replies: 38
Views: 1950

Re: Race Report. SRC Round 7 SSME

You know, the More I think about this, (Rules and the Strictness of their Intention and application), the More I am thinking it deserves a 'Thread' of it's own (in a similar vein to the 'Driver's have your say' thread),... AND The MORE I believe that Richard, should be allowed to Keep the 'Points' h...
by stoo23
Thu Nov 01, 2018 11:48 am
Forum: Aussie Retro Discussion
Topic: Race Report. SRC Round 7 SSME
Replies: 38
Views: 1950

Re: Race Report. SRC Round 7 SSME

Hey Hi Wayne & thanks :) The 'Body' rule is rather simple and easy to understand as such. It requires there to be Some Portions of the Rear of the Body (at the Top Extreme rear part) and Behind the Rear Wheels (Arches) to be Retained, Unlike the standard methodology in use with a 'Wing' car as s...