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Scalextric K.I.T.T Restoration

A few weeks ago Craig Hamnett very kindly sent me over two ‘loft find’ slot cars. One was a Datsun 240Z and the other was K.I.T.T, or a black Pontiac Trans-Am. For those of you that don’t know K.I.T.T is … Continue reading

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Scalextric Restoration: Mini 1275GT for under £10!

Natassa, the young lady who I run the ‘Eating Disorder Recovery & Mental Health Support’ Facebook group with brought me this little Scalextric Mini off of a popular online auction site for the grand total of £5. In real life … Continue reading

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Testing the Rolls Royce and the Porsche

So finally I got to take out the 1912 Rolls Royce I’ve been building (  https://motorsportformentalhealth.com/2016/02/08/slot-cars-art-therapy-rolls-royce-part-1/ ) and my custom rear engined Porsche ( https://motorsportformentalhealth.com/2016/04/21/rear-engined-porsche-scratch-build-fail-the-initial-build/ ) The Porsche actually went considerably better than expected considering how bodged the car actually looks! … Continue reading

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Rolls Royce slot car build part 3

Hi all! So last week the rest of the parts to build the Rolls arrived and we were able to get the chassis folded up. If you haven’t read last weeks entry you can find it here:  https://motorsportformentalhealth.com/2016/03/18/rolls-royce-slot-car-build-part-2/ Today the … Continue reading

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