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Jan 05

I hope you’ve all had a fantastic Festive season!

You’ve probably noticed I haven’t updated my blog for a very long time. I got a part-time job recently that more or less consumed my energy and sponged all enthusiasm I had for doing anything else. I’ve also been trying to promote my Abs Workout pages. In the mean time though I hope you have …

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Jun 23

Race Driver GRID Review PC: First Impressions and Presentation

Race Driver GRID PC Review, Presentation and first impressions I guarantee, the first time you run GRID you will be blown away by the presentation of the game and the slick menu interface. The game opens with an incredible intro that will really psyche you up and get you pumped for some serious racing action. …

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Jun 19

Race Driver: GRID Review PC

Race Driver : G R I D You may think it’s incredibly strange that I’m about to give you a review of a very commercial game. As a hardcore sim racer and serious car nut I struggle to enjoy most of the mainstream racing games, especially since my only controller outside the G25 is a …

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May 19

Japfest 2008 at Caslecombe in Wiltshire, One of the Biggest and Best Places and Events to see Japanese Performance Cars

Japfest 2008- The Ultimate Japanese Performance Car Festival        Japfest at Castlecombe was absolutely HUGE this year, It seemed to have attracted the biggest amount of spectators yet, and what was once upon a time a public parking area, was turned into yet more show space for all the Japanese Performance cars and …

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Apr 15

KJW M9 Review, Exploring The Insides of a KJ Works Beretta M9

KJ Works M9 For maintenance and upgrades, the KJW M9 couldn’t be any easier to take apart. It’s very simple. First you have to take the magazine out, and then there’s a small button on the right hand side of the gun, just above the trigger, you push this in and flick down the catch …

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Apr 13

KJ Works M9 Firing

Kuan-Ju Works Tactical M9 The feeling when you pull the slide back for the first time is defiantly something special; it feels very smooth and elegant. You can feel the resistance of the hammer at the back as well, it has a very tactile feel about it. You can easily picture the bullet being loaded …

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Mar 03

Tamiya tt-01 review, Tamiya tt-01 how it drives

Well without a doubt it drives incredibly smoothly and acts very much like a real car, it has the very distinct handling characteristics of a 4wd car. You get some incredibly bad under steer, you get some very nice lift off over-steer, even with the standard motor its quite quick and has a fair bit …

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Feb 25

Tamiya TT-01 Review, Tamiya TT-01 Pictures 2

Tamiya TT-01 pictures 2   The LED’s are surprisingly strong They look almost like the Halogen Bulbs on very expensive cars The Lighting unit used is a TLU-02, these now seem to come as standard with most kits, not sure if it’s included in just a body kit The lighting conditions were perfect on the …

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Feb 25

Tamiya TT-01 Review, Tamiya tt-01 Pictures

Tamiya TT-01 Pictures   I find that alot of these pictures are a really good reference and help if i’ve forgotten something. This was quite a hard stage… These parts here are what makes 4wd possible since they transfer the power to the wheels Early stages again but you can see i’ve got one of …

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Feb 12

Tamiya TT-01 Review, Tamiya TT-01 Painting

Tamiya TT-01 BMW Z4 Painting stage      THIS is the State at which you should paint it :s Painting is probably one of the biggest worries I’ve faced while building the car, especially since the BMW Z4 is arctic white, If anything goes wrong, the paint bleeds, or something along those lines it’s going …

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