Lotus 33 proxy build

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Re: Lotus 33 proxy build

Postby BARC 1 » Wed Jul 19, 2017 8:51 pm

Beautiful car. Well done.
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Re: Lotus 33 proxy build

Postby SuperSlab » Wed Jul 19, 2017 8:54 pm

Chris, this is just achingly pretty. You even got Jim Clark's helmet spot on as I remember it from all those years ago. What a terrible, terrible waste his death was: I can still vividly remember hearing about it and feeling that it just was not possible. This is a wonderful tribute to a once in a lifetime gentleman driver.

Well done: thank you.

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Re: Lotus 33 proxy build

Postby chrisguyw » Tue Aug 01, 2017 5:08 pm

Ready for the first round of the proxy!!

The original Monogram gearbox/trans. case is rather large to say the least, so I made a smaller version from bits in the parts box......still on the clunky side, but, the rules say you must enclose the crown.

I think it turned out well, and, I am very pleased with its performance.

Chris Walker


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Re: Lotus 33 proxy build

Postby Aloha » Tue Aug 01, 2017 6:54 pm

Beautiful and he is my favorite driver
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Re: Lotus 33 proxy build

Postby Brumos RSR » Wed Aug 02, 2017 9:06 pm

Very well done Sir Walker
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Re: Lotus 33 proxy build

Postby dreinecke » Wed Aug 02, 2017 10:18 pm


One of my favorite builds yet (in a long line of yours). I'm with Aloha - one of my favorite drivers as well.

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Re: Lotus 33 proxy build

Postby clivearmstrong74 » Wed Aug 02, 2017 11:00 pm

Super neat job, Chris!!! Well done and good luck with your proxy.

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Re: Lotus 33 proxy build

Postby vonsirius » Fri Aug 04, 2017 12:21 am

Very cool!
Fantastic job.
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