BarkingSpyder

BarkingSpyder

Overhauled a Simca engine & tranny, 2 IH tractor motors & go-cart by 15. Aspired to be Ed Pink, Smokey Yunick, or Wernher von Braun - instead I became a sound engineer and worked at NASA.

Drag Race Pix – 2015 Aug 29

Drag Race – 2015 Aug 29Disappointing news, I think I misplaced the drag-race results : (  I had been transferring them from paper to a spreadheet, but the spreadsheet copies I have seem to have dummy records and not the actual ETS and wins….  I still have a few places to check but I think the…

Drag Races – July 25 2015

On Sat 7/25/15 we had our first experiment in drag racing 1/32 and 1/24 cars. Thanks to Steve, Rich, Kyle, Brett, and David for trying something different! After a smoke-test on Thur we reassembled the scale 1/8mile track (21ft from tree to trap with 4 feet of shutdown) on Sat.  Carerra track was mounted on three 8ft sections…

Group C IMSA – 2015 Race 6 Results

Our final race for the Group-C Slot.it challenge started with David (956), Kyle (Nissan) and Mark (962) for the B-Group. Mark and David were neck and neck for the first 3 minutes with Kyle only 1-2 laps behind. The traction of the track seemed to be holding up and there were a remarkable few de-slots.…

Group C IMSA – 2015 Race 3 Results

Race #3 of the 2015 Group-C Series using Slot.It Challenger rules was held on May 16.  The weather was getting a little warmer and humidity was moderately high as we had a very wet spring this year with at least a small shower each week and what seemed like months of overcast skies.  We had…