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Post  tfelog1 on Thu Apr 07, 2011 2:39 pm

I am considering building a track in Clifton Park. I have the space to do a track that will fit in a 50'x75' area. It could be larger. The spot has electricity,water and plenty of asphalt pit space. Nitro would also be able to be run. I have to go to the town and see if its possible.
By the title of this thread the tracks name would be, because of its location,
Cat Box Raceway.
Is there enough interest. This would be a part time hobby buisness for me. Not looking to make money just pay for itself.

Let me know your thoughts.
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Post  orgnoi1 on Thu Apr 07, 2011 3:35 pm

tfelog1 wrote:I am considering building a track in Clifton Park. I have the space to do a track that will fit in a 50'x75' area. It could be larger. The spot has electricity,water and plenty of asphalt pit space. Nitro would also be able to be run. I have to go to the town and see if its possible.
By the title of this thread the tracks name would be, because of its location,
Cat Box Raceway.
Is there enough interest. This would be a part time hobby buisness for me. Not looking to make money just pay for itself.

Let me know your thoughts.

So would this be offroad... or onroad?


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Post  tfelog1 on Thu Apr 07, 2011 10:30 pm

This would be an off road 1/10-1/8 electric and possibly nitro.
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Post  orgnoi1 on Fri Apr 08, 2011 7:33 am

tfelog1 wrote:This would be an off road 1/10-1/8 electric and possibly nitro.

OK you have me intrigued since I grew up in CP...


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Post  tfelog1 on Fri Apr 08, 2011 11:27 am

right off exit 9
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Post  orgnoi1 on Fri Apr 08, 2011 2:11 pm

tfelog1 wrote:right off exit 9

I am all ears if you want to send me a PM about it...


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Post  tfelog1 on Tue Apr 12, 2011 3:02 pm

Ordered 100 yards of top soil today. Should have it possibly by the weekend. It all depends on the weather. I think I'll start posting photos as things start to progress.
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Post  64dcar on Thu Apr 14, 2011 7:30 pm

was at the site yesterday with ryan. an absolute perfect spot for a track. neutral location, fenced in, not in the open, lots of space to park and pit, and a huge area for whats gonna be an awesome track . what we need next is a skidsteer to move the dirt around. if anyone has a connection for one please let us know. other than that we will need to build a drivers stand. ive got a connection for the wood, just need some volunteers to help assemble. spread the word and have them come here to rc518 to read up on it. this will be huge for this area. any questions feel free to contact ryan or myself as im helping him out with it

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Post  orgnoi1 on Thu Apr 14, 2011 7:35 pm

tfelog1 wrote:Ordered 100 yards of top soil today. Should have it possibly by the weekend. It all depends on the weather. I think I'll start posting photos as things start to progress.

definately would like to see it... and where it is...


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Post  tfelog1 on Thu Apr 14, 2011 7:55 pm

Right off exit 9. Behind bensons pet center. Hence the name of the track "THE CAT BOX".
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Post  orgnoi1 on Thu Apr 14, 2011 8:54 pm

tfelog1 wrote:Right off exit 9. Behind bensons pet center. Hence the name of the track "THE CAT BOX".

I will be up that way tomorrow to work on my moms computer... maybe I will swing through... 100 yds of dirt is a LOT of dirt... Shocked


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Post  schumacher1 on Thu Apr 14, 2011 8:55 pm

im in
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Post  trackbuilder011 on Thu Apr 14, 2011 9:33 pm

im totally in! talk to Dave Lareau he knows who i'em.dave and i go way back. You can count on me helping and building/maintaining this track at a moments notice.just talk to mr DAVE.HE'LL GIVE YOU MY CONTACT INFO.
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Post  tfelog1 on Fri Apr 15, 2011 8:58 am

If anyone is interested we can meet at the future track location at 4ish today and I can go over my ideas.
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Post  orgnoi1 on Fri Apr 15, 2011 9:05 am

tfelog1 wrote:If anyone is interested we can meet at the future track location at 4ish today and I can go over my ideas.

I was going to swing through earlier... hope thats ok... I have to be at work at 4...


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Post  tfelog1 on Fri Apr 15, 2011 12:06 pm

I was going to swing through earlier... hope thats ok... I have to be at work at 4...


Thats cool. I'll be here. Stop into the store and ask for me, Ryan. Rough idea what time. I'd like to get Roberts here too.
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Post  orgnoi1 on Fri Apr 15, 2011 5:02 pm

Was great meeting you guys... hope the software works out for you...


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Post  64dcar on Sat Apr 16, 2011 9:34 am

you too....looking forward to this
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Post  schumacher1 on Sun Apr 17, 2011 7:19 am

me too, cant wait
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Post  64dcar on Sun Apr 17, 2011 3:11 pm

dirt has been delivered...now we need a lead on a skidsteer w/ tracks or someone to do the job...should be 1/2 day of work
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Post  tfelog1 on Mon Apr 18, 2011 1:19 pm

Shooting for this weekend to start moving the dirt. Weather permitting. Any help would be appreciated. Bring your own shovel.
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Post  trackbuilder011 on Tue Apr 19, 2011 9:21 am

I'LL BE THERE
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Post  axialcrawler on Tue Apr 19, 2011 9:59 am

which day during weekend i will defenetly help sat or sun
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Post  64dcar on Tue Apr 19, 2011 7:30 pm

we are going to work on saturday, but im sure ryan can elaborate some more. We are still trying to locate a skidsteer/ or a guy with his own machine that will work for cash possibly.....there is 50yrds that was just dumped so thats quite a bit of work without a machine. ive got a couple people that im waiting to hear back from as far as running a machine for a few hours. were open to offers/suggestions though.

Ive run into a bunch of people recently and they are real excited to see this happen it seems. lots of interest and lots of people willing to help. so thats a good thing. a couple weekends of work and i think well be in business
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Post  tfelog1 on Wed Apr 20, 2011 9:27 pm

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