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    Pinewood Progress...

    Well, we are getting closer to going racing...





    NOte the use of carbon fiber.

    NOTE: I think all the specs in the picture are actually particles floating around the room from the clear coat. I had just sprayed them.
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    I play in the street. nobrainer440's Avatar
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    Looking good. Haha, the carbon fiber is great.

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    The wheels aren't exactly BSA approved...

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    Quote Originally Posted by SingleSpeeDemon
    The wheels aren't exactly BSA approved...

    Yeah, but they are rechargeable.

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    On my TARDIScycle! KingTermite's Avatar
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    Looking good....it is "legal" right? Do they allow carbon fiber nowadays? Lots of graphite on the wheels, right?
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    We haven't gotten to the wheels yet. Well we deburred and polished the axels, but i need to do the wheels next.

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    wheels and axles as smooth as possible, and installed with proper alignment abd weight low and to the back are the most important. paint and body shape may look cool but wont help speed much, if any, unless you want to win the design contest.
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    Phobias are for irrational fears. Fear of junk ripping badgers is perfectly rational. Those things are nasty.

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    double-wishbone suspension?

    airbags?

    crumple zones?
    Quote Originally Posted by coffeecake View Post
    - it's pretty well established that Hitler was an *******.

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    Quote Originally Posted by KingTermite
    double-wishbone suspension?

    airbags?

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    and a 200 shot of NOS!
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    Quote Originally Posted by colorider View Post
    Phobias are for irrational fears. Fear of junk ripping badgers is perfectly rational. Those things are nasty.

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    Quote Originally Posted by jsharr
    and a 200 shot of NOS!
    I suddenly saw the Team Portis car at the end of the derby track. Then I saw Vin Diesel shouting "NOS", and the little derby car blows up.

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    did you get all the cool graphics of the NOS shot moving through the car with sparks and stuff?
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    Quote Originally Posted by colorider View Post
    Phobias are for irrational fears. Fear of junk ripping badgers is perfectly rational. Those things are nasty.

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