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proxy race on a 1/43 woodtrack

Date: February 26, 2023

number of cars per entrant: max. 2
The track: app. 78ft. 3 lane wood track, latex paint, copper tape for the rails - magnets have no effect
the race: race will be run in lane 1 , 25 laps practice, 25 laps race, the slowest 5 times will be deleted
the power supply: each lane has a seperate adjustable powersupply, 1.25 to 19V @ 3 Amp available
the timing: IR light bridge and laptimer 2000
the controllers: available controllers: 90/75/60 ohm parma eco, 45/35/25 Parma eco, 25/18/13 parma eco, 15/11/8 parma eco, I will choose the controller where the car is driveable as its best during the practice laps.
entry fee: 15 Euro (is used for return shipping of car)

Rules:
1) car must be approximately 1/43rd
2) max. width 48mm
3) no fluid may leak out, no grease, oil or braid juice may pollute the track, no tire glue or similar
4) teams may ask for a special voltage where the car should be run.
the standard racing voltage depends on the motor. I will run all cars @ 12V, SCX and Carrera motors @15V, [email protected], [email protected]
5) car must have a body that looks like a car, race look prefered, but not necessary
6) no silicone tires, rubber and PU are fine
7) no pin guides (like carrera or artin), rotating guide only
8) all tires have to touch the track
9) cars must run 20 qualitfication laps on lane 1 prior to the race. Cars must get a fastest lap in this heat under 11 seconds to qualify for the race. Please don´t worry about this rules, stock SCX or Kyosho cars can do it easily. Only the fastest 20 cars from the qualifying will run the race. qualifying times will be posted with the race times.
10) shipping box must be suitable for return shipping

concours de elegance: the best looking car will be voted by the host and get a special price.


Let´s celebrate eleven ProNoMag proxy races on the Desmo with some fast cars!
 

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First cars arrived today on the track!

From TAZ a nice BMW and Corvette





From Dr.Freak - always sending fast cars - an Audi and another Corvette





many thanks for a great prize - FunOne Chassis Kit for FF030 motors!

 

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Aki´s cars arrived from Finland save and fast:





Dan from Canada is again on the Desmo with these 2 nice cars:






Puddle Race Team decided on the cars for this years race:
the Corvette will run again, this time with changed gears



The MCA Centenaire got a new, scratchbuilt chassis with box motor





thanks to Aki for the prizes:

FF050-11170 motors


Mini-guides with 3mm guide stem:



And a very special thanks for donating his race cars to the prize pool!

Modified Racer



Modified Karmnann Ghia

 

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a 3D printed MFD Cobra as prize:




Jan's cars came today! Interesting! A Nascar with brass chassis, folding guide keel and GoKarli engine - the heavyweight division



And a deep-drawn Aston with polystyrene chassis - a real lightweight!



Thanks for the prizes:
a deep drawn Porsche 918



and a Skoda with axles, wheels and crown wheel

 
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