Big things with little cars
Big things with little cars

burnout in approximately 1/76 scale

I guess it’s kinda silly, but I was having fun.

Android phone shooting video at 1/8 speed. Audio ripped off from a YouTube video. Slot car is an original Aurora Camaro that I rescued from a yard sale. I stripped several coats of model paint off the body and rebuilt the motor, and I had to replace the rear axle because it was badly rusted. (The whole thing looked like it had been sitting in water for a while, actually.)

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Here’s what it looked like when I found it (along with a couple other things from that yard sale)...

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And here’s how the process of stripping it went:

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