Slot Car enthusiasts from Linton, Indiana & around the world!.
There have been a few race night that laps were not counting. I love the new timing system the club is using, but if a lap is missed there is not a completely accurate way to add a lap. If you look at some of the complete race time the finish difference ....ITS CLOSE! This new timing system allows each heat to start from the start line, which if ya don't win a race it feels good to win a heat or two. The past week I had some time to work on a couple cars, I notice that these 2 car were…Continue
#1 I will be posting the stats for 2015 racing shortly. #2 If you are planning on buying copper tape for a slot car track, according to SCI there is a brand (Venture I believe) that has conductive cement on theirs which allows for splicing of the tape without the need to solder or punch holes in the tape to make the splice conductive, just stick it on and go!
Posted by Larry Arnt on January 1, 2016 at 12:14pm
Saturday Jan 9 " SYCAMORE 200" for GTE cars. 50 laps per lane for a total of 200 laps.
Classes: GTE ( 200 laps ) Camel GT, GTP, WCGT . . . . All Classes Per OCSRA Rules
Doors open at 8:30 AM . . . GTE 200 will start at 10:00am . . .Followed by the other classes
Food and Drink will be provided.
Please read the below posts for updates.
As always let me know your Ideas, my goal is to have a great day racing with you all !
All classes run this…
DAN, DOUG or who ever >>>> I bought a 1/24 car on Ebay and it had decent foam tires on it. But on the MDF track its like running on ICE ! What can I treat the tires with that wont harm the MDF Track surface ? Dan I noticed the other night at Doug's you had a similar problem playing with your 1/24 car after the race ?
Posted by Slot Car Addiction on November 14, 2015 at 1:04pm
The 3 Hour Enduro is set for Firday Dec 4, 2015 at Two Brew Speedway, alternate day, Friday Dec 11th. Track will open up at 4:30 and race will start at 6:30. The class will be WCGT with OCSRA rules applied. There will be a night portion with lights on cars optional. As of this moment (4) teams are needed with a team being from 1 or more participants per team. Teams should think about forming now. Some…Continue
OCSRA Summer Event: July 11 at Trimble International. Oval in former Sycamore location. Nascar IROC & Trans Am on oval, GTP on road course. Pizza delivered for lunch.
Old Lonetree Raceway.......R.I.P. (its shutdown) Well old Lonetree raceway was about 5 years old, needed a new tape job. thousands of laps run on this track and many races! I really never did get tired of running on this track. BUT! the new LONETREE RACEWAY HD ...is up and running both timing system on monitors all mounted laps are about 7.5 sec. Ready for its first race! DougContinue