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by whodathunkit
Tue Oct 20, 2020 4:52 pm
Forum: General Off Topic
Topic: SWEETEST DAY
Replies: 6
Views: 125

Re: SWEETEST DAY

Soooo, Mr. Whoda, you forgot your WEDDING ANNIVERSARY one year!!!! Speedster.. No sir! I did not forget are wedding anniversary at all!.. :paperbag: I just could not for the life of me.. recall the year we were married in out of all thing's.. that's all! As far as the model car go's .. I got her a ...
by whodathunkit
Mon Oct 19, 2020 5:56 pm
Forum: General Off Topic
Topic: SWEETEST DAY
Replies: 6
Views: 125

Re: SWEETEST DAY

:scratching: SO let me get this right.. The wife got you chocolates for sweetest day to commemorate your love and your complaining because they were not weight watchers chocolates! Speedster: Did you ask you're wife if she re-packaged the chocolates in to a different box with out the WW logo on the ...
by whodathunkit
Sun Oct 18, 2020 5:51 pm
Forum: General Off Topic
Topic: SWEETEST DAY
Replies: 6
Views: 125

Re: SWEETEST DAY

What's going on Speedster? Not sure how to reply to your topic.. But the sweetest day for me would be to wake up and be vertical from a bad dream of wreaking my Red Bull soapbox derby car. And then to find out that the feathers on my back were from the feather bed. Oh how I most of had to much Red B...
by whodathunkit
Thu Jul 09, 2020 8:50 pm
Forum: General Car/Truck Racer Topics
Topic: Fall TMC Big Rig Challenge
Replies: 7
Views: 3964

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: 3964

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: 4163

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: 4163

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: 4163

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: 1103

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: 1936

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: 1281

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: 1283

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: 2702

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: 1676

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: 1872

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...