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Old 06-09-2011, 06:17 AM   #1
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Default 1/5th scale V8

I don't normally pull threads off of other forums but this is one of the coolest things i've seen. Unlike a Conley v8 these are all machined. I can't even imagine the time and skill it must take to design something like this.

It's a very long thread but part by part pics and alot of info.
Very cool!

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Old 06-09-2011, 06:24 AM   #2
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Wow, thats cool as hell. I'll have to read through the whole thread when i get a chance.
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Old 06-09-2011, 08:50 AM   #3
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Wish I had the machines & skills to do that ! These are amazing.

Conley's new Stinger 609 series is very cool too. Check his stuff out here.

As much as I like them, This is Out of my budget. For right now anyway ...
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Old 06-09-2011, 11:22 AM   #4
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thats is crazy small cant wait too hear it running...should be good..

those conelys sound awesome too..
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Old 06-09-2011, 01:35 PM   #5
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he has 2 others also

PeeWee the V4 http://www.scale4x4rc.org/forums/showthread.php?t=33393

and a Straight 8 Bugatti

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Reminds me of this guy, i only wish i had the time and skill.

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Old 03-25-2013, 08:32 PM   #7
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Default Re: 1/5th scale V8

I work in Glen Ellyn Illinois where Conley is located. I would never have guessed he had a machine shop like that going on there. I'd heard about his work decades ago. Nice stuff but too rich for my blood! My ESP Zenoah will have to suffice..lol
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Old 03-26-2013, 07:49 AM   #8
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That's awesome

Some people have all the talent

I'll be keeping an eye on this one
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Old 05-20-2013, 09:33 AM   #9
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One day imma build me another Losi 5 and use it as an extra shelf queen only. Until then, I'll let him show me more skills. This guy never ceases to amaze me! I'm looking forward to a V10 by the time ill be ready few years from now. This guys a mad house I bet! What does he run these things in? I didn't get the time to read the whole thread. ......YET!

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