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  1. Big-Foot

    Modeling and Slot Car Enthusiasts

    I was an early blooming modeler, but unfortunately that fell by the wayside a number of years ago. This article makes me want to take it up again... https://www.roadandtrack.com/car-culture/a25311925/these-slot-car-tracks-are-functional-works-of-art/?src=socialflowFBRAT Do you have models or...
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    Robo-Racing.... It’s coming..... Can / Should it be stopped?

    As the human race continues to evolve and grow technically, we find ourselves periodically looking inward to see if this is really what we need or is it just what we want. Or, is it just to try and show off our technical superiority...
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    Autonomous Racing Cars - Will Goodwood ever be the same?

    Exciting, but concerning never the less..... https://www.theverge.com/transportation/2018/8/3/17634914/racecar-roboto-goodwood-festival-of-speed-roborace-siemens-mustang
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    2005 Ford GT - Some light cleaning and assembly required...

    https://www.copart.com/lot/28334968
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    Driveline phasing and angles explanation - Great video!

    Special thanks to Jac Mac who surfaced this on Facebook.... Tuning Fork - This video is great at demonstrating how and... YouTube here:: Driveshaft Angle and Phasing - YouTube
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    Randy’s back...

    Good morning, afternoon, evening.... Before I go any further here, I want to just thank those of you that offered words of encouragement and prayers on the loss of my dear mother so closely after having lost our only child. We have a tendency, I think, to take life and those around us for...
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    Equifax Data Breach - largest data breach ever!

    This is huge for all people in the USA Massive Equifax Data Breach Could Impact Half of the U.S. Population - NBC News
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    Hurricane Harvey - Now a Category 4

    I hope you all in the gulf states (particularly Texas) listen to the officials and evacuate when asked.... Stay safe and please check in when you can!
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    Images on GT40's

    As many are sadly aware, one of the largest hosts of images (Photobucket) has now declared a $400 per year, per account image hosting fee in order to embed links to your images within forums and blogs. There are alternatives and I won't get into which one is best etc. as I have not had the time...
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    Spammers are back in force...

    Thanks to all of you who report the spam threads. Please do not respond to spammers and (obviously) never click on their links... Your moderators are nuking them as fast as we can!
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    Oddball transaxle setups

    I saw these pictures on FaceBook and harvested them for posting here. I had seen / read other references to the NZ based Stanton Corvette, but I don't recall seeing pictures this good before. From what I have read, the drive system was not at all problematic and the car did rather well.
  12. Big-Foot

    Back to the forums...

    Folks, I have been away for a couple of weeks due to the sudden death of our only child (son) Jacob at 34 years and three days due to natural causes. Special Thanks to Ron, Keith & Brett for stepping up to keep and even closer watch over the forums in my absence. I'm back now and need the...
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    GT40s site issues Feb 2, 2017

    The site was "spammed to death" according to Ron. This apparently hosed the database and it has apparently been restored to a backup done on Jan 31. There seems to be a couple of days worth of activity that was lost during this process..
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    RIP MASH's Father Mulcahy....

    William Christopher, Father Mulcahy on 'MASH,' dies at 84 | abc7news.com :(
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    Re-purposing thread...

    Re-purposing a GT40 Roll-bar... Since I've built a 6 point roll-cage for the GT40, I had the original RCR rollbar just taking up space in the shop. Mom needed a grab rail to help her transfer safely from her wheelchair to her easy chair. I could not find a commercially available solution...
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    McLaren Cut-aways...

    Pretty cool pictures here! Unlimited Rat Motor Racing
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    New(er) Aisin transaxle info for mid engine use

    What info is out there on the Aisin? Most of the info we have on this box here is rather dated and somewhat sketchy.. Where to find? Pros / Cons on its use? Thanks..
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    GT40s.com - Paddock Rules ReBoot - Politics & Religion

    Edit 5/18/2018 As of now there will be no more discussion of Politics or Guns... Religion is still open - for now - but I expect the same cast of characters that just assassinated the P & G threads will close that down as well... To those that did play nice with others - I tried to...
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    GT40s.com Paddock Religion Thread

    GT40s.com Paddock Religion Thread Other that requests for prayers or offers of prayers, all religious conversations will need to be contained within this thread. You can make use of the Quote, Edit and Permalink options to reference each others posts. Moderators have the ability to hurl...
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    GT40s.com Paddock Politics Thread

    GT40s.com Paddock Politics Thread ALL Political conversations will need to be contained within this thread. You can make use of the Quote, Edit and Permalink options to reference each others posts. Moderators have the ability to hurl other messages and threads into this one and will do so...
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