Another permanent circuit is this version of Barcelona by Astro. This circuit was featured in an edition of the NSCC magazine a few years ago, with information about how it was contructed.
If you have already started to build a landscaped circuit using various different scatters or flocks you might want to finish our embankments to match that. Or you might just fancy doing it yourself to save some money. Either way it is really easy. This is really easy. The embankments come as vacuum-formed durable plastic […]
Putting both Tyre Wall and Safety Fencing around one of your corners can create a great effect but can just be a little tricky at first. Here are some tips to save yourself some time and frustration. Pictures to follow Points to bear in mind: When fixing fencing and tyres do the fencing first. (The tyres […]
We think our tyre wall looks great around bends or along parts of a Pit Lane. It is quite easy to fix but just to save you time we offer a few suggestions here for doing it as quickly and accurately as possible. (Add pictures) Begin by simply standing the pieces of tyre wall against […]
If you haven’t had anything to do with Scalextric for a few years, you may not be aware that the old one car per lane and no changing lanes concept has been opened up with the introduction of digital technology. Now you can have up to 6 cars on 2 lanes and choose to change lanes […]
This is in addition to our Tyre Wall Covers in blue and white. These are as in the circuits at Silverstone and Donnington in the UK. Both of these types complement the white rubber with red blocks which have been available for some time.
Recently we were sent some pictures of a Barrier on an Italian race circuit and were able to copy it reasonably closely. As a result we have added a third type of Tyre Wall Covers to our range. These are plain black rubber strips which can be fixed on with a hot glue gun. We also added […]
We are now also offering overhead gantries and banners (GK1). Here is a picture of one version. These are double sided and can be up to 350 mm wide – enough to stretch across a 4 lane track. The one in the picture is shown maximum height but this can be made lower by trimming the legs. The […]
The next event we will be attending is the Ossett Swapmeet in Yorkshire in early July. Go to the NSCC website from our Useful Links page. See us and lots of other slot-related products and cars. These events and the regular NSCC Swapmeets are great opportunities to meet other slot-car enthusiasts and sometimes a great place to pick […]