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#1 tonyp

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Posted 25 July 2015 - 11:22 AM

I still have not driven one of these nor have I even seen one run but they seem to run OK.

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This was the first one I ever made. It was for Jay Kisling and he won the Checkpoint cup and was second the following year.
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Posted 25 July 2015 - 11:30 AM

This I am pretty sure is Matt Bruce's Checkpoint Cup winner.

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Posted 25 July 2015 - 11:34 AM

Chubby won the Fall Brawl last year over Duran, who also ran one of my chassis with one of these two.

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Posted 25 July 2015 - 10:42 PM

Fast and furious RetroPros by Tony P! 


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Posted 25 July 2015 - 11:55 PM

.... and Duran Trujillo was victorious last night at the 2015 Summer Western Classic RetroPro race at Buena Park Raceway with a similar Tony P. chassis!  :victory:


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Posted 26 July 2015 - 06:09 AM

One day I am going to have to see a RetroPro run, they tell me they are blazing fast. I was building one to try on our King track down here but the fool ran it out of business before I could get the motor for it.


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Posted 27 July 2015 - 08:07 PM

Duran's winner.

 

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Posted 27 July 2015 - 08:19 PM

Yeah, they're fast and with the X12 motor a lot of drivers can't handle them, turning races into crash-fests. I found on a track that's less than a punch-bowl, the big dog is almost as fast down the straight and you can turn a faster lap since you have more control.


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Posted 27 July 2015 - 09:44 PM

I believe that this is one of the Tony P RP chassis that I sold to Duran.

 

I remember having a similar chassis and they were very smooth and easy to drive. The one I had got in a wreck and the pan hinge came undone. At the speed these things run, big damage happens when they wreck!


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Posted 27 July 2015 - 09:49 PM

I used a chassis just like these to win the C – and while running second in the B easily to make the move up. I "let the smoke out" a little early and had to drop out!!

 

But those chassis are very smooth and easy to drive!! It's a very fun class but they are so fast that accidents happen very quickly, and being that they are soldered wire cars, things get bent!!   :) :)  

 

Tony's chassis work very well in the class!!


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Posted 16 August 2015 - 07:18 PM

New retro pro for out west.

30 grams, 3 7/8 wb, .850 gl. 2 rails of .063, .047 pans.
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Posted 06 October 2015 - 08:38 AM

Retro pro for the Boola.

.063 rails. .047 wire pans. 31.3 grams. Built this Like the chassis Chubby won the fall Brawl with, with HVR ball bearing fronts instead of those wobbly Parma things.image.jpeg image.jpeg
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Posted 04 November 2015 - 02:20 PM

Retro pro for hill climbs and American King.
4" wheelbase, .875 guide lead
.063 rails, .063 nose piece. .055 pans, Duffy tongue
HVR retro pro ball bearing fronts
42 grams.

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Posted 04 November 2015 - 02:59 PM

Very nice ! Like how you use proper fronts instead of wobbly 1/16 ones :good:

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Posted 04 November 2015 - 03:00 PM

Thanks.

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Posted 04 November 2015 - 05:09 PM

 The "Boola" build style has worked good on our BPR King track!  Both look very nice!

I'm not sure which tire works best--I've got the O-ring style on mine--but the others could work well too!


She's real fine, my 409!!!

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Posted 04 November 2015 - 07:10 PM

TonyP how much for a duplicate of the last chassis shown?
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Posted 08 November 2015 - 09:15 AM

Retro Pro designed to run on a variety of different tracks.
2 rails .063, .032 pans. 4"wheelbase, .90 guide lead .48 grams. 68da4c5b40bb310dcf361a8aac59b33f.jpgd622fd039a4c189ee8a796f51bd7ca80.jpg
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Posted 07 December 2015 - 03:01 PM

Another retro pro for the Checkpoint Cup. 37.8 grams. Uses the new soon available Duffy HMI .032 steel guide tongue. .063 main rails, .047 pans...Buds bb fronts and threaded axle. image.jpeg
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Posted 07 December 2015 - 03:02 PM

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Posted 07 December 2015 - 04:39 PM

Another for the Checkpoint Cup. This time for the flat track with FK motors. 58 grams, .063 main rails. Floating center plate and plumber pan setup. Buds bb fronts and axle.image.jpeg
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Posted 07 December 2015 - 04:41 PM

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Posted 07 December 2015 - 07:26 PM

Tony , When do you find time to sleep ? LOL



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Posted 07 December 2015 - 07:38 PM

Zombie builders don't need sleep ;-)

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Posted 07 December 2015 - 08:06 PM

He can read minds too. I was just going to ask for a top side shot. :)

 

I haven't seen a full plumber built for racing in decades. Very nice. :good:


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Posted 23 December 2015 - 11:45 AM

First chassis for Reggies big Retro race.

Retro pro for Ray Lee.

37.1 grams. Buds front axle and front tires. .063 rails, Duffy new .032 steel tongue.

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Posted 23 December 2015 - 11:46 AM

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Posted 23 December 2015 - 11:54 AM

It's looking like 1973 all over again...


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Posted 10 May 2016 - 07:20 AM

Retro pro for Retropalooza. 38 grams. 3af4dd72f4ce8e07e1043c698ac20412.jpg9c1710b917f87df06fa80ab12ef87919.jpg


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Posted 21 June 2016 - 04:31 PM

Just finished this up for a customer. .063 rails, .047 pans. Removable center weight. 33.6 grams without or 37.9 with. Buds front axle and K&S chassis kit, made in the USA? Lol.image.jpeg image.jpeg
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Posted 21 June 2016 - 04:32 PM

Greg if you read this can you take out the canam plus chassis and put them in the right thread. Thanks..

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