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Old 06-18-2009, 10:59 AM   #781
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That is great news. Thanks EJ,
Can't wait to see what Austin can do with it!

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nice video e j.

track looks sweet, nice n flowing. would love to get over to US to do either a Roar or Reedy

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Well,I am known to break peoples cars when I drive them like my own.Better safe then sorry!
You were too kind. LOL you still drove it really well! The questions is....if the kits come in tomorrow are you going to spend all night building it?

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Wow your car is driving very quit E.J.
mikky hopefully we'll get to race together soon. Any plans to come to California?

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Will the parts be delayed or are they coming in with the kits as well?
Yeah what OD said.
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Old 06-18-2009, 11:07 AM   #782
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Still coming to the IIC?

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yeh man, you betcha!!

need you to hook me up with some jaco blues lol, cant get them in uk haha

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Old 06-18-2009, 11:22 AM   #783
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Ok heres the deal I got stop by highway cop for riding my bike on the bridge. After telling the cop I need to get to the border to pick something up he then looked at me with 4 back packs on my back 2 spare tires and some food and said get your ass in the car you are coming with me now I'm in NJ and need road side pick up...
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Old 06-18-2009, 11:34 AM   #784
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The questions is....if the kits come in tomorrow are you going to spend all night building it?


Overnight my order and I can tell you of 7 kits that will be built and ran within 24 hours of arrival!
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Old 06-18-2009, 11:43 AM   #785
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All the UK model/hobby shops have had their pre-orders shipped.

Anyone else wanting the kit before the 2nd batch mid July needs to get an order in quickly as the stock is flying out just now! All spare part pre-orders to UK shops have shipped too. UK Spares lists are here but no images just yet.

T.O.P. have done an excellent job getting the cars to all the worldwide distributors within a few days of each other - it must have been a logistical nightmare so hang tight if kits have not arrived in your country yet and support your local market!

The UK Photon team is shaping up well and we're hoping to have a few cars running at the Halifax national this weekend along with a couple of Scythe's too.
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Old 06-18-2009, 11:47 AM   #786
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mikky hopefully we'll get to race together soon. Any plans to come to California?
I live in the Netherlands and my study starts next week.
So i can't come'. But you can come to here.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vxUzgHY-w-o

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Don't watch the first part of the film. wasn't used to the one way.
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was faster with my Tekin RS Pro and 10,5T X11 than the car in front of me. He was using same speedo and motor but a Xray T2'007 and 6 cell.

Infield 5 cell goos faster. Top speed the 6 cell is faster.

Will make a new movie with my Tekin Motor and i hope with a Photon.
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Old 06-18-2009, 11:56 AM   #787
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Our club promo film.
made on a race day.

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Old 06-18-2009, 07:44 PM   #788
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Anyone else wanting the kit before the 2nd batch mid July needs to get an order in quickly as the stock is flying out just now! All spare part pre-orders to UK shops have shipped too.
same in Au, the kits have only just arrived and already 75% of the first batch are sold,

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T.O.P. have done an excellent job getting the cars to all the worldwide distributors within a few days of each other - it must have been a logistical nightmare so hang tight if kits have not arrived in your country yet and support your local market!
yes it is good to see they look at the entire worldwide market and ensure everyone is adequatly covered,
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I was just informed that my Photon wont be In the States till August.
This is going to be an agonizing 6 weeks. Kind of like knowing what you are going to get for Christmas and its only Thanksgiving.
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Default Photon 'features' presentation

For those of you that were unable to see the Photon powerpoint presentation, it's been converted to a neat video here

Thanks to Rob at BBK Software!
- click the link above, turn on the livestream channel, then click the on demand button and select Muchmore UK GP 09 to view webcasts, interviews and finals from the event. If you want to see the Photon in action, choose Modified A Final Leg 3 (Niel's Photon is the yellow car 3rd on the grid)
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For those of you that were unable to see the Photon powerpoint presentation, it's been converted to a neat video here

Thanks to Rob at BBK Software!
- click the link above, turn on the livestream channel, then click the on demand button and select Muchmore UK GP 09 to view webcasts, interviews and finals from the event. If you want to see the Photon in action, choose Modified A Final Leg 3 (Niel's Photon is the yellow car 3rd on the grid)
Hey man! thats the coolest presentation for a car I've ever seen! Josh left nothing on the table when he penned this one. Seems like he pulled a few trick from out of his sleeve too. I hope getting a complete diff and the brass weights isn't going to be a problem. I really have no interest in foam but you never know when you might want a differential up front. Is it August yet?
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I was just informed that my Photon wont be In the States till August.
This is going to be an agonizing 6 weeks. Kind of like knowing what you are going to get for Christmas and its only Thanksgiving.
I'm afraid to ask...but did you hear that from TOP or your lhs?
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I'm afraid to ask...but did you hear that from TOP or your lhs?
...from his lhs. John's kit will be coming with the second production run of Photons. The first batch has just been released from customs and is on its way to us! oboy oboy oboy
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I'm afraid to ask...but did you hear that from TOP or your lhs?
it makes like easier if you just ignore John St Amant
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...from his lhs. John's kit will be coming with the second production run of Photons. The first batch has just been released from customs and is on its way to us! oboy oboy oboy
OK

I'm still trying to get to Las Vegas and will need some track time with the new car before I go.
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