Some Eldon fun!

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Some Eldon fun!

Postby btaylor » Fri May 19, 2017 3:45 am

Got these out last night and made some fun laps! My retro built Eldon open wheel cars are some of my favorites. These are on cutdown Artin chassis, with stock motors. Scale speed and handling is fantastic on these cars.

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Cherokee Point 80' Road course
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Re: Some Eldon fun!

Postby RBPhillips » Fri May 19, 2017 5:17 am

Bravo! Is that Denny Hulme in the Smokey Yunick car?

I think a lot of us here have entered yearning mode with the 500 approaching. The homogenized spec series format of today is a poor substitute for the wide open days of your cars above. Sid Collins, AM radio, the Singing Hoosiers.....

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Re: Some Eldon fun!

Postby TuscoTodd » Fri May 19, 2017 5:24 am

Knowing how the Artin cars run - those have to be a BLAST!
Great looking group sir!
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Re: Some Eldon fun!

Postby HomeRacingWorld » Fri May 19, 2017 6:03 am

Yes sir, those are some nice ones. You did a great job with them.

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Re: Some Eldon fun!

Postby clivearmstrong74 » Fri May 19, 2017 6:21 am

This is awsome!! I like these a lot. It must be great fun driving them....

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Re: Some Eldon fun!

Postby chappyman66 » Fri May 19, 2017 7:08 am

It's always nice to see how a little detail work brings those vintage home set cars to life. Paint and decals really make them look good!

And yes...the Artin chassis are a great use for these...they run well and are inexpensive donors. Very nice!
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Re: Some Eldon fun!

Postby ourwayband » Fri May 19, 2017 7:55 am

Great looking builds!!!
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Re: Some Eldon fun!

Postby GASSERMAN » Fri May 19, 2017 6:32 pm

Nice job you did on those Bob. There really sharp looking. Bob............
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