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#1 Tim Neja

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Posted 10 July 2018 - 12:27 PM

Bult a new Short Track car for the new BPR D3 class. These will be fun great handling cars because they can be 3.250" track width!!  
 
Greg, can you rotate these pictures? I'm not sure why this happened??

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Posted 10 July 2018 - 12:42 PM

No problem, Tim.

It happens because you're holding your phone wrong for taking pics.

If you're using an iPhone, hold the phone with the long axis horizontal, so that you push the button with your left hand.

Test this and see if I am right.
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#3 MG Brown

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Posted 10 July 2018 - 02:43 PM

I built one of these not long ago also- but it was to our local rules.

 

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#4 Bill from NH

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Posted 10 July 2018 - 03:26 PM

MG,

What are your local rules this car was built to? The local home/club group runs a similar hardbody class, but uses H&R, FCR, and brass Pro-Track chassis.

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Posted 10 July 2018 - 03:39 PM

The series information can be found HERE.

We found that H&R and Pro-Track chassis are neither competitive or sturdy enough for the tracks we run on.

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Posted 10 July 2018 - 03:55 PM

Thanks for the info. I am somewhat famliar with Brian's chassis. Since the local track is a Tunkel four-lane mini-orange, the chassis I mentioned above works OK for us.

Unfortunately, there hasn't been any NH commercial raceways since 2010.

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Posted 10 July 2018 - 04:33 PM

I guess great minds think alike. This car is over 10 years old and "used" lightly.

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Posted 10 July 2018 - 05:28 PM

Nice cars.   

We run H&R, Protrack and cut-up Womp chassis and have a lot of fun. We keep motors reasonable, so they match the chassis capability pretty good. We run on a King and at our speeds these all run fine. Not a tight, flat home course.
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Posted 11 July 2018 - 07:53 AM

Nice looking builds guys.

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Posted 18 July 2018 - 11:26 PM

I got a chance to try out the new build!! It's really nice and smooth--ran 5.7's on Blue lane so it should be down around 5.3's on Black!! Really FUN class of cars!!


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