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by whodathunkit
Thu Jul 09, 2020 8:50 pm
Forum: General Car/Truck Racer Topics
Topic: Fall TMC Big Rig Challenge
Replies: 7
Views: 3651

Re: Fall TMC Big Rig Challenge

Thank's Randy! I tried to find this video footage by the Truck Boss Show some time back after the race with no luck at all. I just ran across there video tonight and recalled the topic I started here about the TMC Big Rig Challenge and thought id link it to the topic. The wife and I enjoyed the TMC ...
by whodathunkit
Thu Jul 09, 2020 7:21 pm
Forum: General Car/Truck Racer Topics
Topic: Fall TMC Big Rig Challenge
Replies: 7
Views: 3651

Re: Fall TMC Big Rig Challenge

Here is an additional link to some video footage of the race.. By the Truck Boss Show.
https://www.thetrucker.com/trucking-new ... challenge/
by whodathunkit
Sat Jul 04, 2020 5:22 pm
Forum: Car & Semi-Truck Construction
Topic: The BSA nail
Replies: 9
Views: 3852

The BSA nail

Sure Speedster! A two plane bend or compound bend is defined as a compound bend. In the plane view and a bend in the elevation. Think of tube bending! The nail axle is not a tube..however it is a round and a solid shaft much like tubing that can be bent in many different angles. Example.. Take your ...
by whodathunkit
Fri Jul 03, 2020 6:03 pm
Forum: Car & Semi-Truck Construction
Topic: The BSA nail
Replies: 9
Views: 3852

Re: The BSA nail

Compound bends in the axle shaft!
by whodathunkit
Fri Jul 03, 2020 6:02 pm
Forum: Car & Semi-Truck Construction
Topic: The BSA nail
Replies: 9
Views: 3852

Re: The BSA nail

What about grooving the axle shaft’s
Or tapering the axle head’s

What’s worked best for me is knocking off the
Burrs at the axle tips . So I don’t Destroy
The wheel bores while Inserting axles.
by whodathunkit
Mon Jun 01, 2020 8:21 pm
Forum: General Car/Truck Racer Topics
Topic: Self Reliant
Replies: 3
Views: 985

Re: Self Reliant

Small bench top table saw's :scratching: Cheep: https://www.walmart.com/ip/Mini-Table-Saw/525990840?wmlspartner=wlpa&selectedSellerId=9126&adid=22222222227000000000&wl0=&wl1=g&wl2=c&wl3=42423897272&wl4=pla-51320962143&wl5=9026475&wl6=&wl7=&wl8=&wl9=pla&wl10=115781808&wl11=online&wl12=525990840&veh=s...
by whodathunkit
Tue May 19, 2020 5:28 pm
Forum: General Off Topic
Topic: Those Crazy Lazy Hazy Days of Summer
Replies: 2
Views: 1762

Re: Those Crazy Lazy Hazy Days of Summer

Crazy...no doubt, Lazy...and getting lazier.Hazy...the product of a wasted youth I'm afraid. So what's the real deal Holifield off the shelf bore treatment for the lazy guy looking to save some time and a few bucks ? Ah Man all this time.. i thought the lazy man's bore polish was .. KIWI black shoe...
by whodathunkit
Fri May 08, 2020 7:44 pm
Forum: General Car/Truck Racer Topics
Topic: Testor's Testing Me
Replies: 2
Views: 1177

Re: Testor's Testing Me

The Testor's air brush is a ready to use system.. I'm not sure that there are replacements parts being offered for this air brush kit from Testor's . You might be better off picking up a few more of there air brush kit's .. just so you'll have some for extra parts. https://www.countryporch.com/daric...
by whodathunkit
Sat Apr 25, 2020 5:46 pm
Forum: General Car/Truck Racer Topics
Topic: Feelin' Groovy Goovin' My Own Axles
Replies: 1
Views: 1213

Re: Feelin' Groovy Goovin' My Own Axles

HI Eddie! The Kreg ksw 1000 mobile project center work bench is not bad for a work bench at $169. for drill press's.. The Shop fox w1668 drill press is not bad.. at $429. at home depot .. best value for the money is the WEN 4208 drill press at $85.95 If you have a Dremel Workstation you can try cutt...
by whodathunkit
Sun Apr 19, 2020 8:22 am
Forum: General Topics
Topic: May 2 Coronavirus Sucks Race
Replies: 5
Views: 2562

Re: May 2 Coronavirus Sucks Race

I don't know how to put a bunch of "blue letters" up so you can click on it and get more information. If you do I'm sure it would be appreciated by many. Speedster, I received the same e-mail from Joel with Maximum Velocity. To help provide a link to the information that came through on e-mail I fo...
by whodathunkit
Tue Apr 14, 2020 9:04 pm
Forum: General Car/Truck Racer Topics
Topic: How to use IMGUR
Replies: 3
Views: 1579

Re: How to use IMGUR

To find the BBCode, after you've uploaded your photo go the right hand corner and to the right of the "copy" link there is a down v-shaped arrow. Click that then click "get shared links" and that is where you can copy the BBCode that you need for posting pictures in a forum. Recently had to figure t...
by whodathunkit
Tue Apr 14, 2020 9:01 pm
Forum: Car & Semi-Truck Construction
Topic: Tips and tricks for storing sized axles
Replies: 0
Views: 1812

Tips and tricks for storing sized axles

Hi guys! It's been awhile so I thought I'd share some tips and tricks that I use while sizing and storing my Pinewood Derby axles. If you're anything like me, while working through a rather large pile of axles, they seem to always end up on the floor. https://i.imgur.com/4aOhwzW.jpg In the image you...
by whodathunkit
Sun Apr 12, 2020 8:46 pm
Forum: General Car/Truck Racer Topics
Topic: Big Dreams for a Big Rig - but smaller
Replies: 44
Views: 10843

Re: Big Dreams for a Big Rig - but smaller

:bigups:
Look'n good mclewis_13!

And Happy Easter!
by whodathunkit
Sat Apr 11, 2020 8:12 am
Forum: General Car/Truck Racer Topics
Topic: Alignment Plank
Replies: 3
Views: 1306

Re: Alignment Plank

I'm sure there is but so far I've been unable to locate the specs on how to build a proper alignment plank. Does anyone have a link please ? Thanks.......RRR R-U Talking about a tuning board when you say alignment plank ? Stan Pope shows his tuning board in this link. http://www.derbytalk.com/viewt...
by whodathunkit
Thu Apr 02, 2020 5:47 pm
Forum: General Car/Truck Racer Topics
Topic: Best All Around CA Glue !!
Replies: 11
Views: 2484

Re: Best All Around CA Glue !!

Ratrodsrule1 wrote:
Wed Apr 01, 2020 8:33 pm
Got a surprise for everyone, just waiting for the right time to unleash the beast !! LOL
Hope it is not as scary as the pandemic were all faced with.. Can't wait to seen the beast RRR!