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Ed237 05-27-2007 06:58 PM

THE NEW ALTOONA RACEWAY FORUM
 
WELCOME TO THE ALTOONA RACEWAY !

Racing is held on Saturday and Sunday every week ( Weather permitting ). So, come out and see us. We are located at 3909 Beale Ave in Altoona, PA. Track is behind The Cesare Battisti club.

ALTOONA RACEWAY
3909 Beale Ave
Altoona, PA 16601

shimmyz 05-27-2007 08:15 PM

wow i get to be the second post!!!! i have been going through withdrawl without the altoona forum.

congrats ed on the 1/8 scale win!!!!! cant wait to try out the new layout....how about a weekend wrap-up report ed?


darn...josh is signed in on my computer, this is jeremy

Budweiser 8ight 05-27-2007 08:47 PM

Great Racing! New Track, New Forum!
 
Thanks for the new link Ed! Awesome race in 1/8 buggy today - it was exciting to watch.

Working on the videos now, should be up late tonight, early tommorrow.

Thank for racing today guys, it was alot of fun!

Chuck Meyers
The Race Station
Team Losi Racing
XBL Gamertag: Budweiser 8ight

www.altoonaraceway.com

Ed237 05-27-2007 09:47 PM

Thanks Chuck & Jeremy! I think the new track layout is great and it's tightenned up the racing. It's always more intense when there's somebody just ahead of you and/or right behind you.

My Jammin was pretty good today, but I was also fortunate that Doug was feeling the effects of putting in nearly 3 straight days of hard labor changing the track and Chucks 8ight consumed another throttle servo. I expect they'll rebound next week.

Stober and McCully made their first appearances this year and both shown some speed. Now they just need to shake off some rust.

Chuck ran off with the truggy main while Tommy and Greg fought to the bitter end for 2nd place.

There was some unfortunate attrition in 1/8 Buggy Sport and Joel cruised at the end.

We could use a few more monster trucks to round out that class.

Budweiser 8ight 05-28-2007 06:33 AM

05/27/07 Race Vids Coming Up
 
The Buggy Main is posted!

http://www.trshobbies.com/TRACK.html

jallshouse 05-28-2007 08:45 AM

Quote:

Originally Posted by Budweiser 8ight
The Buggy Main is posted!

http://www.trshobbies.com/TRACK.html

watched the video.....track looks fast!!! are your old setups still working?

morris 05-28-2007 09:34 AM

altoona raceway forum
 
ed,
i see you got it up on rctech...this place is the best and has got all kinds of info on here.......

for whatever you might want to know...

i actually started a forum for altoona the other day here...but i put it in the racing forumn though...

http://www.rctech.net/forum/racing-forum/165092-altoona-raceway.html

didnt get any replies anyways...

im glad the forum is here and not going back to the other one.
other one there was always something going on with it...

matt

morris 05-28-2007 11:05 AM

oh and for the guys that dont know...

fast eddie aka ed237 is like a narrator.....always making it enjoyable to read in this altoona raceway forum... :nod:

keep up the good work chuck and doug.........

maybe one of these days when i get servos and time to break this p5x in i will join you all in some intense 1/8th racing in altoona...

Ed237 05-28-2007 01:54 PM

Matt, I hope you make it back soon. I would like another chance to stop your win streak at the Altoona Raceway!

Jeremy, I think your last set up should still work. I didnt change mine at all.

Due to the dry weather, the track was loamy and dusty but the track stuck together. Guys didnt need turn marshalled nearly as much even though traction was difficult to find. Thats a good sign right there.

I don't think set ups are goint to be as critical as they used to be. It's more about driving with the new layout. Expect to be racing the guy next to you more than the track.

morris 05-28-2007 02:56 PM

ed,
i will be back no doubt...i seen that wolfson was taring it up with his losi truck.even though your not down with losi...he definately was taring it up.
i will have to make sure the next time i come i will have a better tire choice.

talk to you later

pipester 05-28-2007 06:48 PM

chuck , doug , and all others involved in the change , great job on the track !!! Turned out sweet! Ed, good call on the move , this forum has way better smilies !! :sneaky:

morris 05-28-2007 06:51 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by pipester
chuck , doug , and all others involved in the change , great job on the track !!! Turned out sweet! Ed, good call on the move , this forum has way better smilies !! :sneaky:

im going to have to learn all these new snms..

who is the pipester?

matt

morris 05-28-2007 06:52 PM

jeremy,
any possibility you have any electric stuff youre selling besides for the batts?
any chargers or any servos?

matt

d4man 05-28-2007 07:14 PM

Sup fellas, just dropping by to say congrats to Fast Ed237 :ha:

jallshouse 05-28-2007 07:16 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by morris
jeremy,
any possibility you have any electric stuff youre selling besides for the batts?
any chargers or any servos?

matt

everything i wanted to sell is gone, i am holding onto the 007, gtx etc for carpet season


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