Slingshot Batteries

Old 10-24-2008, 07:55 AM
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Originally Posted by BIG JIM WOODMAN View Post
why? and your not the only battery company no longer selling these. What's up? I have been trying to buy 4600s four cell with no luck so far.Winter season starts in two weeks.
Last I heard, Slingshot Batteries is closing shop Hence the reason for not bringing in more cells.
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Old 10-24-2008, 08:15 AM
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Originally Posted by nc-hopsing View Post
Last I heard, Slingshot Batteries is closing shop Hence the reason for not bringing in more cells.
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Old 11-13-2008, 02:01 PM
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No Lipos in the future Keith?
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Old 11-21-2008, 09:39 AM
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Well, it's been way to long since I have posted anything on this thread so it's time that I officially bring this to a close...........

For those of you who have not already heard, I have decided to close the doors on Slingshot Batteries. With a flooded LiPo market and the slow death of the NiMh cells it was the right choice for my family and I. It has not been an easy decision but one that had to be made. It's been a great time for the past 4 years and I want to thank both my customers and my team drivers for all their support. After all, the company could not have become what it did in such a short time without any of you. I truely appreciate everything you have all done for me.........So on that note here is a short recap of our success over the past few years. Please feel free to add to it if I have forgotten anything..........

4 ROAR National Championships as well as several podiums
5th at IFMAR Off-Road Worlds in Japan--TQ first round
3 Cactus Classic Championships and several podiums
The Battery of choice at 2007 Cactus Classic--just check the A mains...
Hot Rod Hobbies Shoot Out Champions and several podiums
Countless JBRL Championships (Off-road & On-road)
JConcepts Clash podiums
April Fools Classic sweep of the Pro classes
CRCRC Winter Race podiums
Reedy Truck Race championships and podiums

I'm sure the list is much longer, so please feel free to add to the list before this thread officially closes up on Novemeber 30th.......

For those that are interested, I have taken a position with an industry leader so I'm sure I will see you all at the track sometime soon.

And lastly thank you once again for being part of this chapter in my life. I've made some great friends over the past few years and i look forward to continueing those relationships into the future.....................
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Old 11-21-2008, 11:19 AM
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Good luck Keith on your new direction, I look forward to seeing where it takes you.

See ya at the track.
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Old 11-21-2008, 12:23 PM
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i wish you the best as well.
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Old 11-21-2008, 09:25 PM
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It sadens me to hear the news about Slingshot. I have been with you for quite some time and have enjoyed hanging out with you at races, and am proud to have raced with some of the best battery packs ever matched. Thanks for all the memories Keith and best of luck in your new endevores.

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Old 11-24-2008, 08:43 AM
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Thanks for all you have done for us at the Stadium and for always providing us with the best matched batteries in the industry. See you at the track
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Old 12-01-2008, 10:55 AM
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thanks for the great packs and all the help
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Old 12-03-2008, 08:14 AM
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Keith-I take a break for a few months, and come back to this!!!

I am Sad to hear the news.

Thanks for all the Top notch help and support With your line of packs.
I'll call ya this week about the 13th. And to do some catchin up.
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