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by Luke
Tue Apr 05, 2022 5:20 am
Forum: The Paddock
Topic: Scalextric Books ...
Replies: 6
Views: 224

Re: Scalextric Books ...

Gordon, Those 4 model cars featured on (the front page of) your Vintage Slot Cars book ... Looks really GR8 and reminds me (so much) of your Vintage Slot Car collection :D http://ggonsalves.com/frc/misc_images/VSIROC-cars.jpeg Surprise you didn't get a copy the DIGITAL Slot Car Racing (hand book) by...
by Luke
Mon Apr 04, 2022 8:25 am
Forum: The Paddock
Topic: 24+ Years ...
Replies: 3
Views: 182

Re: 24+ Years ...

Nearly half your life. So I think you should get back into slot racing! Gordon, Since April 2009 at FRC ... I've always known you to be very supportive to many ... with ALL slot-car ventures and clearly you're still ... to this April 2022 day ..! I personally thank you a whole bunch for such a gran...
by Luke
Mon Apr 04, 2022 6:40 am
Forum: News
Topic: Any updates about ...
Replies: 7
Views: 268

Re: Any updates about ...

Hope we get it going soon and working as good as possible. Gordon, This photo was taken (by me) on Sat. 29th January 2022 but so happened - was unfortunately used for your report ... a few days later. Titled - Testing cars before the problem surfaced : http://www.ggonsalves.com/frc/misc_images/2022...
by Luke
Sun Apr 03, 2022 8:00 am
Forum: The Paddock
Topic: 24+ Years ...
Replies: 3
Views: 182

24+ Years ...

A simple and personal timeline/journey ... me at 7 years of age to present day with all the different slot-car activities :D 1970, 1971 ... 1976, 1977 ... 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009/ FRC , 2010, 2011/ TSCC , 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016/ RAS , 2017, 2018, 2019, ...
by Luke
Wed Mar 23, 2022 7:27 am
Forum: The Paddock
Topic: An account of Scalextric, Slot.it & Ninco Models ...
Replies: 2
Views: 277

An account of Scalextric, Slot.it & Ninco Models ...

From ever since & rather than I keep remembering ever so often ... made up a list here :-D An account of Shimmering Brand New Scalextric , Slot.it & Ninco Models in my care: Scalextric C4307 DeLorean - Back to the Future III Scalextric C4301 James Bond Esprit Turbo - For Your Eyes Only Scalextric C4...
by Luke
Wed Mar 16, 2022 6:30 am
Forum: The Paddock
Topic: Scalextric Books ...
Replies: 6
Views: 224

Scalextric Books ...

When I got back involved with the 1:32 slot-car world in 1999 - catch sight (online) of Scalextric Books ... by Roger Gillham. Here are recorded names of (all the known) books published & so happened, got myself copies of (and by coincidence) the 5th. Edition & the Scalextric 50th. Anniversary - A R...
by Luke
Sat Mar 12, 2022 5:00 pm
Forum: The Paddock
Topic: My first Scalextric car(s)
Replies: 5
Views: 2354

Re: My first Scalextric car(s)

I was looking over this intriguing topic Gordon and was very surprised - how I did not reply and after all this time ... would like to now respond :) Well, back in 1965 I was just a 2-year-old toddler and with a brief story - the firstborn of new-blood in the family ... Sure you know the saying with...
by Luke
Thu Mar 10, 2022 8:55 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Any updates about ...
Replies: 7
Views: 268

Re: Any updates about ...

WOW !!!

Sounds like you'll working really hard Gordon with the labor of love and for such ...

Track should be up and running soon enough 8-)

Post No.2148
by Luke
Thu Mar 10, 2022 3:03 pm
Forum: The Paddock
Topic: A 50th. FRC member ...
Replies: 7
Views: 1999

Re: A 50th. FRC member ...

Welcome aboard the FRC forum Roger (aka BrianS) and you sure have lots of fantastic topics to read through 8-)

Looking forward to your first post and fyi - you're the 51st. member :)

If you need any advice posting a topic - note the amount I reached :P :D

Post No. 2147
by Luke
Tue Mar 08, 2022 8:15 pm
Forum: The Paddock
Topic: What track is this?
Replies: 9
Views: 3040

Re: What track is this?

Can anyone guess what track this is modelled after? http://www.ggonsalves.com/frc/misc_images/wallerfield-01.jpg Gordon, I came across another Scalextric Track Desigin ... and found there was some strange resemblance to the Wallerfield Circuit 8-) https://slotracer.online/track-plans/scalextric/sca...