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curt raitz

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About curt raitz

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  • Birthday 01/22/1950

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    Hollister, CA
  • Full Name
    Curtis Eliott Raitz

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  1. Beatnik Bandit - NNL West Give-Away Car #2

    Well here ya go...
  2. NNL WEST 2/03/2018

    Looking forward to seeing you Randy in Santa Clara...
  3. Curtis Turner's 1958 Ford - NASCAR

    Another Curtis Turner racer... 1958 Ford Hardtop he drove for Holman-Moody in 17 NASCAR Grand National Races. He won two races at Lakewood Speedway and Southern States Fairgrounds. Started with a resin body from Star Models...chassis, running gear and interior from the "Fireball Roberts" 1957 Ford Revell kit. Paint is Scalefinishes Colonial White, decals by "Slot Car Fever". Here are both 1958's he raced, they will going to the Curtis Turner Display at the Virginia Museum of Transportation after the NNL West in February. thanx for lookin'
  4. Similar to the Ala-Kart, this kit was given to me by my buddy Raul. I'm not a big fan of "Show Cars", but built this as a "Give-Away Car" for the upcoming NNL West. Built straight out-of-the-box and displayed as being at a car show. thanx for lookin'...
  5. Good Morning Sir Lookin' gud so far, isn't TROGing fun?
  6. ALA-KART - NNL West Giveaway

    Thanx The paint is Tamiya's TS-45 Pearl White
  7. ALA-KART - NNL West Giveaway

    The sub theme for this years NNL West is "Show Cars". My Buddy Raul gave me a bunch of kits when he moved, The AMT ALA-KART being one of them. I'm not into Show Cars, but built this as a "Give-Away" model at the NNL West in February. Even presented it as being on display at a Car Show. Thanx for lookin'...
  8. Curtis Turner's 1958 Convertible

    Just finished a model of the 1958 Ford Convertible Curtis Turner drove in the NASCAR Convertible Racing Series. Body is resin from Star Models, used the 1957 chassis, engine, driveline, interior, wheels and tires from the Revell "Fireball" Roberts '57 Ford kit #85-4024. Paint is Tamiya TS-14 Black, decals are from my buddy Steve. After the NNL West, this model will be placed in the Curtis Turner display at the Virginia Museum of Transportation in Roanoke, Virginia Thanx for lookin'...
  9. My 9 Models for 2017

    Excellent models Mr. Kron...looking forward to seeing them in February!
  10. wire wheels???

    Sorry, but Norm did not tell me who did his photo-etch...
  11. Oh Boy - Oh Boy!!!...can't wait to see them in February. I'm working on a T.R.O.G. '31 Ford Roadster with a S.C.O.T Supercharged Flathead V8 in 1/16th scale. c'ya
  12. Curtis Turners First Win in NASCAR

    Thanx, I have most of these photos, but a couple I did not have. No '49 winner, yet...
  13. Curtis Turners First Win in NASCAR

    Close, but not his winning car in '49...this is one of his cars he raced in '50, thanx
  14. Curtis Turners First Win in NASCAR

    It was 41
  15. Curtis Turners First Win in NASCAR

    Hello, I'm gonna post this search in Randy Ayers Nascar Web Page after it's update is complete. But, I'd thought about giving you dudes and dudettes a shot. I'm on a quest to build models of the cars Curtis Turner raced through out his career. When completed they will be donated to the Curtis Turner Display in the Virginia Museum of Transportation in Roanoke, VA. The only car I cannot find a photograph of is his first win in NASCAR...1949 Oldsmobile at Langhorne Speedway. The car was sponsored and or owned by Hubert Westmoreland, whoever he was. Thank you for any assistance you can offer.