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by kcarchitect
Tue May 02, 2017 7:14 am
Forum: Derby Products and Services
Topic: Tungsten Pinewood Derby Weights - Special Promo for Derby Talk Members!
Replies: 2
Views: 538

Re: Tungsten Pinewood Derby Weights - Special Promo for Derby Talk Members!

Says expired, too bad. Would love to try them out. Will you be carrying the putty as well?
by kcarchitect
Thu Mar 16, 2017 1:05 pm
Forum: Planning, Preps & Running the Race
Topic: Community Derby Race
Replies: 5
Views: 836

Re: Community Derby Race

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Just finished up our flyers for the event, we will be pushing out to local businesses over the next month and a half to see what kind of response we can get. Will keep you all updated!

Zach
by kcarchitect
Tue Mar 14, 2017 11:54 am
Forum: General Off Topic
Topic: What is your “real job”?
Replies: 66
Views: 25835

Re: What is your “real job”?

Holy Dead Thread Resurrection! I'm an architect, and my kids are probably the only ones that get to have dad layout an AutoCAD template (following their directions for design) for them to print and cut their cars out from. We model the car in 3D so we can adjust the shapes, contours, etc. in the com...
by kcarchitect
Mon Feb 20, 2017 10:58 am
Forum: General Topics
Topic: How to build a car to epically fail?
Replies: 12
Views: 1425

Re: How to build a car to epically fail?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iNt2O4EjfhM

I wonder if you could make a multi piece car body that would trip like these things and literally explode!
by kcarchitect
Thu Feb 09, 2017 1:40 pm
Forum: Planning, Preps & Running the Race
Topic: Community Derby Race
Replies: 5
Views: 836

Community Derby Race

So our pack (like most packs) struggles to fund all of our activities. We are based in a small town with many needy families and while most people can come up with the $25 a year for dues, things like camps, kits, etc all add up. We usually do at least one fundraiser in ADDITION to popcorn to help u...
by kcarchitect
Wed Feb 01, 2017 12:22 pm
Forum: Car & Semi-Truck Construction
Topic: Crimson and Blue Spooner Car
Replies: 15
Views: 1430

Re: Crimson and Blue Spooner Car

whodathunkit wrote:I just had to ask![emoji964][emoji469]
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I don't know what a "respectable" time is for a 42', second place was 0.086 seconds behind. Overall, only .2 seconds separated 1st from 4th and several races were in the thousandths of a second apart.
by kcarchitect
Wed Feb 01, 2017 11:14 am
Forum: Car & Semi-Truck Construction
Topic: Crimson and Blue Spooner Car
Replies: 15
Views: 1430

Re: Crimson and Blue Spooner Car

Do I ask.. How long was the track! Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk Track is 42' Aluminum. https://scontent-ort2-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t31.0-8/16463180_10104353229809529_6144360402135538016_o.jpg?oh=ebfaa1f79b94d7c6649bca32f99260e3&oe=5904675C https://scontent-ort2-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t31.0-8/16402772_10...
by kcarchitect
Tue Jan 31, 2017 1:17 pm
Forum: Car & Semi-Truck Construction
Topic: Crimson and Blue Spooner Car
Replies: 15
Views: 1430

Re: Crimson and Blue Spooner Car

This car was our Pack Champion with a run of 2.548 Seconds!
by kcarchitect
Fri Jan 27, 2017 2:03 pm
Forum: Car & Semi-Truck Construction
Topic: Tyrone Malone's Super Boss
Replies: 34
Views: 2595

Re: Tyrone Malone's Super Boss

What's the final weigh in?
by kcarchitect
Fri Jan 27, 2017 2:02 pm
Forum: Car & Semi-Truck Construction
Topic: Plans for a Hot Rod Car
Replies: 26
Views: 3103

Re: Plans for a Hot Rod Car

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by kcarchitect
Fri Jan 27, 2017 1:57 pm
Forum: Car & Semi-Truck Construction
Topic: My Little Pony - Apple Jack Car
Replies: 2
Views: 509

Re: My Little Pony - Apple Jack Car

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by kcarchitect
Fri Jan 27, 2017 1:55 pm
Forum: Car & Semi-Truck Construction
Topic: Crimson and Blue Spooner Car
Replies: 15
Views: 1430

Re: Crimson and Blue Spooner Car

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by kcarchitect
Thu Jan 26, 2017 12:14 pm
Forum: Car & Semi-Truck Construction
Topic: Crimson and Blue Spooner Car
Replies: 15
Views: 1430

Re: Crimson and Blue Spooner Car

https://goo.gl/photos/um7yn5b5ijKN2tUZ9

The image import doesn't seem to like Google Photos, I'm just going to link to the album.
by kcarchitect
Tue Jan 24, 2017 9:21 am
Forum: Car & Semi-Truck Construction
Topic: Derby day!
Replies: 9
Views: 980

Re: Derby day!

BullFrog wrote:
Not sure why you can't
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