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#1 Rick

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Posted 07 August 2014 - 10:18 PM

Lookie lookie! I found a full card of 10 year old Mura Big Foots II's. 

 

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#2 Tom Eatherly

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Posted 07 August 2014 - 10:50 PM

Geez, Rick! I thought you were out West  panning for nuggets! Nice find tho. :shok:


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Posted 07 August 2014 - 11:32 PM

Of minor note, way more than 10 years old.

I've been gone from Koford for almost 10 years, and we had long had the exclusive on them.

I bet those are 15-20 years old, maybe older.

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Posted 07 August 2014 - 11:58 PM

Only us deranged slot car geezers would think of this as gold LOL

Good find!

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Posted 08 August 2014 - 12:18 AM

Rick,
Looking at your FB post,and seeing a different stock # on your's, vs. the ones Hahn posted, the ones you got might be something else.

Your's say "Plus" at the end.

I don't remember that in the name of the good ones.

I think those are domestic brushes Mura sold after they "lost" the real Super Big Foot II's, from Japan.

IIRC,they used that stock #, M4854,to try to confuse the raceways as Stu's stock number is M485 for the real thing.

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Posted 08 August 2014 - 01:08 AM

Not sure how used ones might work in a PD or 4002FK, but if so, I have this many.

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Posted 08 August 2014 - 05:46 AM

I have some Koford Big Foots that I know are over 20 years old. I put a set in a Puppy Dog but didn't notice any difference.


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Posted 09 August 2014 - 01:07 PM

I don't think a Puppy Dog would generate enough heat to make a difference even with an older brush. Wonder how they would work with a 12?


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Posted 11 August 2014 - 01:09 PM

Hey Mike,

 

Some of those brushes look like new, would you want to sell any?

 

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Posted 11 August 2014 - 02:58 PM

Nah.

In case they work out, I want to make sure my clones are covered to at least R4/518 in 2525....of course,only if man is still alive.

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Posted 11 August 2014 - 03:01 PM

:laugh2:  :laugh2:  :laugh2:

 

The way he's going he won't be.


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Posted 11 August 2014 - 03:08 PM

Come on Mike, surely you can spare a few.

 

Besides, you should stop scaring everybody.

 

The thought of dozens of your clones running around here in 500 years is enough to cause a few heart attacks with these old retro guys!  :laugh2:


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Posted 11 August 2014 - 03:34 PM

in 95' I had like 100prs of BF, but gave them away when I took a leave of absence from slot cars
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Posted 19 August 2014 - 12:01 PM

Zager and Evans.


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Posted 19 August 2014 - 02:07 PM

Thread kinda sums up the problems with using the PD in retro now, as there are no good brushes...  Not dans fault at all. But it still sucks..


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