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Terry Sumner

Member Since 12 Feb 2008
Offline Last Active Jul 06 2014 05:46 AM
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In Topic: Show/Contest Judges - Touch Or No Touch?

12 March 2014 - 09:05 AM

they stated , " Because you always win ! "

 

LMAO.... that has NEVER happened to me! 


In Topic: Brutus done 10/2/14

07 February 2014 - 07:22 AM

Yeah no worries Buddy...  I was just curious...  Model looks great. Looking forward to you finishing it and a good photo to put up on the header picture for the Straight Line Modeler FB Group!


In Topic: Brutus done 10/2/14

07 February 2014 - 02:21 AM

Brett...couple of questions....  Is that fuel tank the one that came with the kit?  And..do you have a photo of Brutus with a battery in it? I'm curious because I have never seen a Funny Car with a battery in it. As far as I know they were all started with a mechanical starter off the blower drive.  I searched and couldn't find anything showing a battery so I was just curious if you had located a pic showing a battery? Not criticizing here at all...just genuinely curious!   All the ones I found were like this one showing no battery and quite a differently shaped fuel tank....

 

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In Topic: 8th Annual 24 Hour Build January 25th and 26th!

06 January 2014 - 02:16 AM

You can build anything you wish. Doesn't even have to be a car model if you want to do something else.


In Topic: Correct Wrinkle Wall Slicks at Rest Vs. Under Torque?

05 January 2014 - 01:48 PM

Wrinkle wall slicks *at rest* display a wrinkle running in both directions..unless they've been aired up in pressure for display purposes. ONLY when under hard launch will a wrinkle wall slick exhibit the standard one-way wrinkling that is so prevalent ... and wrong ...  in most model kit tires.  Here are but two examples of a wrinkle wall slick at rest.

 

 

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