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#1 David Stevens

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Posted 23 March 2017 - 11:12 AM

Slot racing boats! From "Model Car and Science, 1965 October," "Model Boats, 1967 Jane," and John Ford's "The History Of Slot Car Racing"
 
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#2 Racer36

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Posted 23 March 2017 - 12:13 PM

Weird, but neat!


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#3 Dave Crevie

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Posted 23 March 2017 - 02:41 PM

I have that issue of Model Car Science.

Those guys had all sorts of wild ideas. A couple of guys I raced with back then liked the concept and actually thought of building a boat drag strip. They couldn't agree on how to get the power to the boats, and the idea died.

#4 Bob Kurkowski

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Posted 23 March 2017 - 04:04 PM

Who would have ever thought guys would argue over motors. :laugh2:

 

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