HO Scale Slot Car Layouts 123 Book V: T/A 4x8
Using Tomy Aurora AFX and Auto World track sections
(NO 3" hairpin curves, 6" radius curves, Loop, or Sloped track sections)
123 H.O. Scale layouts as easy as
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This book is designed to help people who are new to slot car racing or returning after many years of fond memories.
This book (PDF on DVD) contains one hundred twenty-three HO scale slot car track layout plans. All of these layouts will fit in a 4 foot by 8 foot area. These layouts are designed for Tomy Aurora AFX / Auto World track sections.
This book is divided into the following 6 Chapters.
Chapter 1 includes: An introduction to the books contents, A short story of me the author, An explanation of how slot cars work, and a brief history of slot cars.
Chapter 2 includes: 100 2-Lane slot car track layouts.
Chapter 3 includes: 20 4-Lane slot car track layouts.
Chapter 4 includes: 3 4-Lane slot car track layouts.
Chapter 5 includes: 2 8-Lane layouts, as a bonus.
Chapter 6 includes multiple options for rewiring your layout and how to alter factory common ground terminal tracks to isolated ground for better performance of vehicles on the layout.
Number of layout using the following track sections;
125 layouts use 38 pieces or less of 15" Straight track sections
118 layouts use 36 pieces or less of 9" Straight track sections
105 layouts use 26 pieces or less of 6" Straight track sections
36 layouts use 8 pieces or less of 3" Straight track sections
3 layouts use 11 pieces or less of 9" Squeeze track sections
4 layouts use 10 pieces or less of 9" Lane Change track sections
72 layouts use 16 pieces or less of 18" radius 1/8 circle curve track sections
120 layouts use 24 pieces or less of 15" radius 1/8 circle curve track sections
121 layouts use 36 pieces or less of 12" radius 1/8 circle curve track sections
58 layouts use 10 pieces or less of 9" radius 1/8 circle curve track sections
119 layouts use 22 pieces or less of 9" radius 1/4 circle curve track sections
5 layouts use 8 pieces or less of 18" radius 1/8 circle bank curve track sections
8 layouts use 12 pieces or less of 15" radius 1/8 circle bank curve track sections
21 layouts use 16 pieces or less of 9" radius 1/8 circle bank curve track sections
16 layouts use 5 pieces or less of 9" Chicane Right track sections
15 layouts use 5 pieces or less of 9" Chicane Left track sections
6 layouts use 4 pieces or less of 9" Intersection track sections
5 layouts have a second level.
This book is designed to make changing layouts fast and easy.
This book was written by Jerome A Lepinski, who is Webmaster for www.modelmotorist.com, www.jsquaredinc.com and Manufacturing Engineer for J Squared Inc. Each layout design in this book was created using Three Dimensional Computer Aided Design Software with a tolerance setting of 0.0001 inch, to ensure proper assembly. Each Layout has a list of all of the track sections needed to do that layout. Each Layout include the length of the layout in 1:1, 1:64, and 1:87 scale feet.
The layouts in this book do not use any of our HOTrack products, although future books may.
This book will save you a lot of time if you like to change your layouts frequently or just every once in a while. So many layouts to choose from, all together in one easy to use book.