Turbo Cat

The rc gas “Turbo Cat” racing model boat 

To sum it up in one word, it would have to be - “WOW” – an exclamation  that has definitely become synonomous when around this awesome rc gas model “TURBO CAT” racing boat.

From recalling my own ,out loud, WOW expression, even though to myself in the workshop, when I opened the boxes’.  (It comes well packaged in a box, within another box)

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Sliding inner curve and Group B

We take look at the SCX Group B set of cars and the venerable snow curve which puts racers into a tight corner with low traction. However before you start talking about the cars lets take a look at what Group B actually was in the 1980’s.

History

Group B was introduced by the FIA in 1982 as replacement for both Group 4 (modified grand touring) and Group 5 (touring prototypes) cars.

Group A referred to production-derived vehicles limited in terms of power, weight, allowed technology and overall cost. The base model had to be mass produced (5000 units/year) and had to have 4 seats. Group A was aimed at ensuring a large number of privately-owned entries in races.

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TFL Blade

This boat is for the guys or gals who just want to mess around at the dam or for the serious racer looking for a winning boat. Whether it be in smooth or rough water, this boat will certainly wet your appetite. It’s sleek design cuts through the water better than Wesley Snipes slicing vampires.

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SCX Analogue Expantions

In this issue I received the second instalment of the upgrade to my SCX C4 Set. This included the   PIT BOX kit and the CHNANGE OVER curves. I must admit I was quite excited about the change over tracks as I thought that would add more complexity to the track, which it did. But to my surprise the PIT BOX stole the show. 

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