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PRESENTING THE 2009 VINTAGE/SCALE RACING SERIES

Races will be held at:

LUCKY BOBS RACEWAY
5822 WEST FOREST HOME AVE
MILWAUKEE WI 53220
414-327-4003 BOB THELEN
www.lucky-bobs-slot-cars.com
ALPHA RACEWAY
716 NORTHWEST WAY
FOND DU LAC WI 54937
920-922-6509 PAUL PFEIFFER
www.alphaslotracing.com
REVOLUTION RACEWAY
(INSIDE HOBBYTOWN USA OSHKOSH)
807 OREGON ST.
OSHKOSH WI 54902
1-800-486-0610 JESS
www.hobbytownoshkosh.com

Schedule...

Track opens at 9:00 am on the race day.
Amateur GT tech begins at 11:00 am followed by   
Expert - Vintage GT
  Retro/Vintage CanAm
 International 32
Indy Car

RACE #1...SATURDAY MARCH 7 - LUCKY BOB'S RACEWAY

RACE #2...SATURDAY MAY 9 - ALPHA RACEWAY

RACE #3... SATURDAY JUNE 6 - REVOLUTION RACEWAY

RACE #4... SATURDAY JULY 11 - ALPHA RACEWAY

RACE #5... SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 12 - REVOLUTION RACEWAY

RACE #6... SATURDAY OCTOBER 10 - ALPHA RACEWAY

There is just nothing like the ultra close, side by side racing that is almost guaranteed with these car/motor combinations! And we'll offer it up for you whether you are young, advancing your racing skills, or an old Pro.

New for 2009...

Can-Am racers may run either the traditional Champion Turbo Flex Car or a Retro CanAm car conforming to IRRA rules. (The IRRA rules can be found at Slotblog on the D3 listing)

Any production chassis may be used in the Amateur GT and the Intnational 32 classes

Minimum weights for these classes...

Expert GT - 103 grams

International 32 - 90 grams

Motors for 2009...

Amateur Vintage GT and International 32 - Slick7 S7588 or Jk Falcon but not the Falcon 7

Expert Vintage GT - JK Falcon 7

Badgerland Indy - JK Falcon 7

Can Am - JK Falcon 7, TSR-D3, or Pro Slot mini motor 4002B with puppy dog arm


Classes....

Amateur:
For drivers who are not yet ready to "run with the big dogs" $8.00 entry fee

Expert: Expert class is open to all* some of the best racers in the region will compete* $10.00 entry fee

Can Am: Open to all drivers... 5 races  $10.00 entry fee

International 32: Open to all drivers* $10.00 entry fee

Indy Car: Open to all drivers * using Badgerland rules.  $10.00 entry fee

Concours awards at each race!

At season end, trophies are awarded to the top finishers in each category.
1/24th Scale Vintage Rules

Chassis:     Can Am and Amateur GT Classes must use Champion Turbo Flex chassis with Steel pans. Production chassis from any manufacturer may be used in the Expert GT class.  No cutting, bending, or modifying the chassis except… the motor mounting bracket may be removed. A "U" shaped brace may be used to reinforce the rear uprights. Pin tube body mounts may be added. May solder axle bushings to chassis uprights. Lead weights may be added. The guide tongue may be reinforced. Must use oilite bushings.

Motor:     Must use a completely stock JK Falcon motor.

Gears:     Must use an 11-tooth straight or angle pinion. Must us a PSE 38-tooth spur.

Wheels:     Fronts must be a metal wheel with a rubber tire. Minimum .500" diameter. Any rear tires may be used but may not exceed .800" diameter.

Axle:     Must use a solid steel rear axle…. No hollow or lightweight axles allowed. Front axle must be .055" or .063" piano wire. Front axle may be soldered to the chassis and may be bent.

Clearance: Minimum .047” front and .063” (1/16) rear.

Bodies:     Scale appearing Vintage bodies from any manufacturer may be used. (GT cars are those with a top … closed cockpit). Bodies must be suitably painted, with clear windows, clear front wheel wells, have 3 numbers, and a full 3-dimensional interior.

Weight:  Expert GT minimum weight 103 grams


International 1/32th Scale Rules

Chassis:     May use any production 1/32 chassis. May remove motor mounting bracket and minor trimming of pans for motor clearance. Pin tube body mounts may be added. May solder axle bushings to chassis uprights. Lead weights may be added. The guide tongue may be reinforced. Must use oilite bushings.

Motor:     Must us a completely stock JK Falcon Motor 5 or less, or Slick 7 Motor.

Gears:     May use any gears.

Wheels:     Fronts must be a metal wheel with a rubber tire. Minimum .500" diameter. Any rear tires may be used.

Axle:     Must us a solid steel rear axle…. No hollow or lightweight axles allowed. Front axle must be .055" or .063" piano wire.

Width:     Maximum tread width (track) 2.520 inches for front and rear wheels.

Clearance:     Minimum .047” at rear of chassis and gear. Front clearance must be .032" minimum.

Bodies:     May use any 1/32-scale sports or GT body. (No "ultimate" or wing bodies). Must be suitably painted with clear windows, front wheel wells, have 3 numbers, and a full 3-dimensional interior. Examples: Parma Intrepid, JK BMW V12 LMR

Weight:  Minimum weight 90 grams

BadgerLand INDY CLASS 2008-2009
Chassis:

  • STOCK/MODIFIED FLEXI TYPE.
  • STOCK/MODIFIED STEEL TYPE
  • COMPLETE SCRATCH BUILT
  • INLINE CHASSIS WILL BE ALLOWED (LOWEST GEAR RATIO ALLOWED IS 3.18 TO 1)
  • EXAMPLE: 9 TOOTH PINION WITH 30T JK #5030 GREEN GEAR EQUALS 3.33 TO 1 RATIO

ALL CHASSIS

1) CHASSIS MATERIALS:
  • BRASS: SHEET, ROD AND TUBE
  • STEEL: WIRE, PIN TUBING AND QUIDE TONGUES
  • STAINLESS STEEL TONGUES CUT OFF FROM  CENTER SECTIONS OF FLEXI CHASSIS.
  • THEY CANNOT BE CUT OFF ANY FURTHER BACK THAN 3/8” BEHIND THE FRONT AXLE.
  • STEEL WISHBONES/GUIDES FROM EXISTING AVAILABLE STEEL CHASSIS ARE ALLOWED.
  • (JK, KELLY, MOSSETTI, ETC)
2) NO PART OF THE CHASSIS INCLUDING GUIDE FLAG MAY BE VISIBLE FROM A TOP VIEW.
THE ONLY EXCEPTION IS THE FRONT AXLE AND SCALE SIZED WISHBONES.

3) THE BODY MUST BE TRIMED TO THE MOLDED BODY INTENDED SHAPE OF THE CAR

4) FRONT MOUNTED GUIDE FLAG IS THE ONLY PART THAT ENTERS THE TRACK SLOT

5) MAXIMUM WIDTH OF THE CHASSIS PANS IS 2.40 INCHES.

6) HINGED PAN MOVEMENT IS ALLOWED.

7) FLOATING PIN TUBES ARE ALLOWED.

8) IF IT IS NOT COVERED, IT IS NOT LEGAL.
    THE BADGERLAND SERIES HAS THE RIGHT TO DISALLOW ANY CAR AT TECH,
    WHICH DOES NOT MEET THE INTENT OF THE RULES.
  • ANY OILITE BEARINGS ARE ALLOWED INCLUDING SLICK 7 AND OFFSET BEARINGS. (NOTE: REAR TIRE SIZE REQUIREMENTS)
  • REAR UPRIGHT MAY BE REINFORCED USING “U” SHAPED PIANO WIRE OR SLICK 7’S S7-390 BRACE..
  • MOTOR BRACE MAY BE TRIMMED DOWN OR REMOVED.
  • FLOATING PIN TUBES ARE ALLOWED.
  • LEAD WEIGHT MAY BE ADDED.
  • .047 CLEARANCE AT REAR INCLUDING GEAR. (FRONT NO TECH)
NOTE: THE RACE DIRECTOR WILL BLACK FLAG ANY CAR DRAGGING ON THE TRACK.

Motors

  •  STOCK JK FALCON 7, TSR-D3 AND PROSLOT MINI PS-4002 OR PS-4002B WITH PUPPY DOG ARM  (ONE MOTOR PER RACE)
   
GEARS/AXLES/WHEELS

  • 64 PITCH GEARS ONLY.
  • MUST USE 11 TOOTH PINION (ANGLE OR STRAIGHT ALLOWED)
  • 64 PITCH SPUR GEARS 35-39 TEETH ALLOWED.
  • SEE GEAR RULE FOR INLINE CARS ABOVE UNDER CHASSIS RULES
  • 3/32 (.09375) REAR AXLES.
  • SOLID STEEL AXLES ONLY. (NO HOLLOW OR LIGHT WEIGHT MATERIALS ALLOWED)
  • FRONT AXLE MAY BE SOLDERED TO THE CHASSIS.
  • FRONT WHEELS MAY ROTATE INDEPENDENTLY.
  • FRONT WHEELS MUST TOUCH AND ROLL IN THE CORNERS.
  • FRONT WHEELS ARE .620 MIN. DIAMETER AND .250 MIN. WIDTH.
  • FRONT WHEELS MUST HAVE METALLIC HUBS AND BLACK TIRE MATERIAL.
  • REAR WHEELS MUST BE BLACK WITH .750 MINIMUM AND .790 MAXIMUM DIAMETERS.
  • REAR TIRES WILL HAVE A  MAXIMUM WIDTH OF .810”.

LEAD WIRES

  • LEAD WIRES MAY BE CHANGED.
  • MAGNET WIRE OR MAGNET TYPE WIRE IS NOT ALLOWED.
  • GUIDE CLIPS ARE ALLOWED.

INDYCAR BODIES

  • MAXIMUM REAR WING HEIGHT 1-5/8” ON TECH BLOCK
  • THE BODY MUST BE TRIMMED TO THE MOLDED BODY CUT LINES
  • RED FOX: INDY OR F1 BODIES
  • JK BODY LIST:
F1 WILLIAMS  JK6108       
F1 FERRARI  JK6104        
 F1 MCLAREN  JK6105
F1 JAGUAR  JK6107       
LOLA  JK7006           
BENNETON  JK7004
MARCH-INDY  JK7005       
FERRARI  JK6102           
JRL INDY  JK6101BD
LOLA-CHAMP CAR  JK6115   
REYNARD-CHAMP CAR JK6116   
G FORCE-IRL JK6118       
DALLARA-IRL JK6119       
JRL INDY JKP610011 EXT REAR WING


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