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06-16-2016, 12:17 PM
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Posted By fraz

What about other old timers... any chance? :) ...

What about other old timers... any chance? :)

Yeah I got me an X1 built up. Now comes to see if I can find time to race. Hopefully soon. Painting now.

Hi Joey-san... nice looking ride!...
09-19-2011, 05:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 661
Posted By fraz

Water base, not really same as water colors but I...

Water base, not really same as water colors but I get your point. I have used Tamiya (RIP) and Pactra backing white before with success. That said, a thoroughly cured waterbase paint job is pretty...
09-19-2011, 05:48 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 7,206
Posted By fraz

Long time no see Jeremy. Your stuff is still...

Long time no see Jeremy. Your stuff is still impeccable as always and very much an inspiration to all painters. I was down in your neck of the woods about a week ago for this...
09-15-2011, 08:40 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 541
Posted By fraz

Uhh, how 'bout Lexan?

Last time I bought some .040" Lexan it was like $35 sheet from the distributor for actual GE branded stuff. And the sheets are only 4'x8' so you'll have enough test material of the same stuff for a...
09-15-2011, 02:29 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 928
Posted By fraz

The vids came out kinda sucky from my iPhone :( ...

The vids came out kinda sucky from my iPhone :( But this body was run in the main and held up quite well!!
09-15-2011, 12:38 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,862
Posted By fraz

Fisheyes in Createx branded waterbase paints is...

Fisheyes in Createx branded waterbase paints is almost always due to laying it on too thick and too soon. Spray super light coats and heat set in between with hairdryer.

Yes you can make them go...
09-15-2011, 12:10 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 928
Posted By fraz

2011 1/5 Nationals "Best of Show"

So I went to the 1/5 nationals this weekend and while I had 2 runaways and broke stuff and my racing wasn't great, I managed to walk away with "Best of Show". I have been working on this one for...
09-03-2011, 11:25 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 7,864
Posted By fraz

Thanks, it's an ABC Genetic Sunny body. The...

Thanks, it's an ABC Genetic Sunny body. The Monster green I custom mixed to match the logo and there is also custom mixed yellow highlights airbrushed but I didn't get enough in there so they got...
08-08-2011, 06:21 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 7,864
Posted By fraz

These good ol' Parma ones are still available and...

These good ol' Parma ones are still available and I used them well on a recent project. It was a "what if" Ricky Carmichael's Craftsman truck was a few decades earlier on an old Toyota pickup :) ...
08-08-2011, 06:10 PM
Replies: 273
Views: 31,690
Posted By fraz

Hey Glenn, check your PM.

Hey Glenn, check your PM.
08-01-2011, 08:21 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 538
Posted By fraz

No but I have shot just about everything else...

No but I have shot just about everything else from Createx, Faskolor, AutoAir, Wicked, etc. My hunch is depending upon nozzle size and pressure you may have to reduce these down quite a bit and...
Forum: Nitro On-Road
04-15-2011, 04:16 PM
Replies: 1,390
Views: 264,539
Posted By fraz

What time do the quarter finals start tomorrow?

What time do the quarter finals start tomorrow?
Forum: Nitro On-Road
04-15-2011, 10:31 AM
Replies: 1,390
Views: 264,539
Posted By fraz

Thanks. That surface for the Nats was the worst...

Thanks. That surface for the Nats was the worst I've ever raced on :) Ran untrued 80mm Enettis out of the box and after 15 minutes, chassis was on the ground. LOL I just heard of the high tire...
Forum: Nitro On-Road
04-15-2011, 10:00 AM
Replies: 1,390
Views: 264,539
Posted By fraz

I haven't been to this exact track but is this...

I haven't been to this exact track but is this the same surface in Homestead, FL that the ROAR Nats were held some years ago? The one I am referring to is across from 1:1 Homestead track where...
Forum: Nitro On-Road
04-14-2011, 07:53 PM
Replies: 1,390
Views: 264,539
Posted By fraz

Don't forget those stickers knock off another .1...

Don't forget those stickers knock off another .1 seconds :)
Forum: Nitro On-Road
04-13-2011, 04:06 PM
Replies: 1,390
Views: 264,539
Posted By fraz

Correct. Close. In IFMAR "tree" they...

Correct.



Close. In IFMAR "tree" they take the top 2 from the 1/2A and top 2 from the 1/2B to the 1/1 final. To make up the 6 bumps it almost always it works out to be the top 3 from each...
Forum: Nitro On-Road
04-12-2011, 02:15 AM
Replies: 1,390
Views: 264,539
Posted By fraz

I said nothing even remotely close to that. Not...

I said nothing even remotely close to that. Not cool to shove words in somebody's mouth. The fact of the matter is people have been cleaning these fuel cars with denatured alcohol since they were...
Forum: Nitro On-Road
04-11-2011, 11:51 PM
Replies: 1,390
Views: 264,539
Posted By fraz

[I am not at this event, though I would LOVE to...

[I am not at this event, though I would LOVE to be]

It has been about a year for me since I read over all the international rulebooks but I have yet to see any rules on tire sauce. For those...
04-11-2011, 07:11 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,413
Posted By fraz

I have raced a lot of 1/8 scale onroad and 1/10...

I have raced a lot of 1/8 scale onroad and 1/10 scale nitro sedan and have used Faskolor and its derivatives for years. Typically I will back my paint jobs with Parma Fluorscent Backing White but to...
04-05-2011, 12:34 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 918
Posted By fraz

VERY nice work. I noticed a lot of white going...

VERY nice work. I noticed a lot of white going down first and getting backed with color. Wondering if you could get a good explanation of the intent and effect.
04-05-2011, 12:18 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,413
Posted By fraz

FYI, Auto Air, Createx, Faskolor, and Wicked are...

FYI, Auto Air, Createx, Faskolor, and Wicked are all formulated by the same chemist and manufactured by the same parent company. They all have different formulations and reducer systems that are not...
02-17-2011, 12:40 AM
Replies: 1,243
Views: 182,860
Posted By fraz

Hired help

I've suggested to RAMS club a couple times and don't think I was taken seriously. If track labor is a problem or you need some more help throughout the day... Hire a couple dudes from Home Depot. ...
Forum: Nitro On-Road
12-24-2010, 12:47 AM
Replies: 399
Views: 34,234
Posted By fraz

<hooligan raises hand...> Yeah Brownie, I'll...

<hooligan raises hand...>

Yeah Brownie, I'll come... if I can get you to pit for me :)
10-28-2010, 12:22 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,464
Posted By fraz

If you are looking to do a 1/10 scale and larger...

If you are looking to do a 1/10 scale and larger R/C body, they are clear lexan and you paint them from the inside so no need to clear coat.

If you were painting a plastic model car on the...
10-02-2010, 01:04 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 655
Posted By fraz

This is not for my car. I am doing a paint job...

This is not for my car. I am doing a paint job for a friend as a favor and the nose is missing and holding up my painting. Figured I'd ask the masses in case somebody had an extra. I don't mind...
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