Monthly Archives: October 2016

Essex Transit Specialists

The humble Ford Transit; the mechanical work horse of builders, carpenters, plumbers, mechanics, delivery drivers and everything in between. Without the Transit the UK’s work force would simply grind to a halt. As a business owner you understand the importance … Continue reading

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Top 5 Famous Psychologists and Their Work

Hi Chaps and Chapettes, Today we shall be looking at 5 famous psychologists and their work. 5. Polish psychologist Solomon Asch was most well known for his conformity experiments. In his experiment 123 male participants were individually put into a … Continue reading

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Omnibus Slot Car Build Part 7

Hi chaps and chapettes, Today, finally, the slot bus is finished!! If you missed the last post it can be found here: https://motorsportformentalhealth.com/2016/10/18/omnibus-slot-car-build-part-6/ The last few parts to discuss are wiring and wheels! Wiring a slot car is super straight … Continue reading

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New Daily: Designo W202 C240 Sport.

Chaps and Chapettes! So after threatening for months to buy myself a new daily car so I can do some repairs and upgrades on the W124 I finally did it! Meet my new ‘Designo’ W202 C240 Sport! As with all … Continue reading

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Omnibus Slot Car Build Part 6

Hi Chaps and Chapettes! Last time we finished building up the body and and did a little chassis work. This can be found here: https://motorsportformentalhealth.com/2016/10/05/omnibus-slot-car-build-part-5/ Since then I’ve added some more details to the body and today I wanted to … Continue reading

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Halfords’ Wind Up Racing Car Kit

Hi Chaps and Chapettes, So I don’t get all geeky about many things… Actually that’s a lie… I get geeky about many many things and when the Christmas Promo stuff arrived at work I got very very geeky! For Christmas … Continue reading

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My thoughts on Citalopram

Chaps & Chapettes Citalopram is an example of an SSRI or, if we want to be scientific, a Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitor. SSRIs are in layman’s terms a hormone stabiliser used for treating depression and anxiety disorders. There are many on … Continue reading

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Pendle Slot Racing Mercedes (& Bugatti) Haul

Chaps and Chapettes! We all have our guilty pleasures, things that we just have to have even though we really shouldn’t. My guilty pleasure is slot cars. I know I make them as build threads on this blog from time to … Continue reading

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Omnibus Slot Car Build Part 5

Chaps and Chapettes, So, in the last part of the build (which can be found here https://motorsportformentalhealth.com/2016/09/19/omnibus-slot-car-build-part-4/) we mounted the chassis to the two halves of the lower body and got the wheels sitting right. Since then I have done … Continue reading

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King of the Ring Final Round

The final round of the 2016 series of King of the Ring would prove to be the most challenging! The track was set up to be a gauntlet of 9 clipping points, covering two laps of the oval which this … Continue reading

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