October 26, 2021 at 10:51 am #20027GIModerator
I was looking at Google News and noticed a story (or paid advertisement?) in Motor Trend about the LASCM. Thinking about my Revell Lang Cooper, Gar Vic, and Dynamic Chassis slot cars buried in a dump somewhere makes me ask “WHAT WAS I THINKING?”
October 26, 2021 at 12:42 pm #20030Chris WalkerModerator
A shame they ended up in the bin……………the old stuff is way cooler !!
Russkit “Carrera” chassis,……….you had to be a very good builder to scratchbuild something better in the mid 60’s.
Champion #265 chassis,…an “off the shelf” chassis, that made several non builders competitive (1966)
Cox ‘Dino” chassis,……..the best Cox chassis for racing as it had the Ft16D motor.
A heavily modified Monogram chassis (1965)
An early 60’s Kemtron.
A modified K&B, with the “Super Challenger” motor,…..this was blown away by the 16D/Ft16D motors once they appeared.
AMT chassis,………….still very popular in Vintage racing.
A Dynamic component chassis with the Dynamic “Team” body mount pans.
I won’t bore you with the rest…….!!
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October 26, 2021 at 12:52 pm #20031ArthurMember
Love that Kemtron chassis! Thanks for sharing Chris!
October 27, 2021 at 9:45 am #20033MiAModerator
What beautiful chassis’. Works of art. Thank you for sharing Chris. More photos of these will certainly not be boring.
October 28, 2021 at 1:28 pm #20034JoeModerator
Very cool list of chassis Chris. I have an old magazine article showing the Russkit chassis holding two AA batteries in those side pods to allow head/tail lights looked like a perfect fit.
November 1, 2021 at 3:24 pm #20071Porsche911Moderator
Great pictorial, and I’m sure the “Walker Museum” has many other fine exhibits; go ahead Chris, please bore us with some others!
November 4, 2021 at 9:41 am #20138f1nutzModerator
I’ve always wanted to visit the LASCM.
There was a video tour posted years ago somewhere online but I can’t seem to find it now.
Great work Chris. I’ll have to work up some of my 1/24 stuff.
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