Adam Drake Track Tire Guide & Report – Cabinet Mountain Raceway

Adam Drake Track Tire Guide & Report – Cabinet Mountain Raceway

Adam Drake has been busy this 12 months racing across the nation, working his engine enterprise, instructing clinics, and representing JConcepts! Not too long ago, he attended the Sizzling August Showdown in Libby, Montana at Cupboard Mountain Raceway! Large Mountains lined the horizon with tall Evergreen timber that reached towards the sky behind the motive force’s stand. Speak about a monitor with a view! Monitor locals Blake McCoy and John Starkey helped Drake pit and took him on a tour of essentially the most lovely spots close by! Try among the photographs under!

The occasion kicked off on Thursday night with a clinic hosted by Adam Drake from 6pm – 9pm.  The clinic allowed racers to get further monitor time, ask questions, and get set-up assist.  The native information stopped by Thursday night to do a particular on the occasion.  The clinic completed Friday morning adopted by open apply.  Saturday was three rounds of qualifying and the primary occasion was on Sunday. For the Nitro Courses, they ran 10-minute heads-up qualifiers and 25 minute mains.

The monitor circumstances have been damp, bumpy, loamy, however not very abrasive. Throughout apply, Drake examined out Inexperienced Reflexes and Lil’ Chasers, which each labored nice for him. Nonetheless, as soon as the monitor began to get bumpy Drake felt just like the Reflex was the optimum alternative.  He caught with this duo by means of qualifying and adjusted as wanted when the monitor obtained bumpy. By the point the mains rolled round Inexperienced Reflex was the go-to. Regarding the inserts, he glued his inserts to the wheel for Nitro Truck all the weekend. He did point out that if the temperature was hotter Blue Reflexes could be one other nice possibility. For extra particulars on tires try his information under!

Hats off to Cupboard Mountain Raceway, Kootenai RC Racers, and Scheer Bros Hobbies for all of the exhausting work and for offering races with such a tremendous occasion and facility. Drake was on hearth as he was the general TQ and rounded out the right weekend taking the win in each Nitro Courses! If you wish to know extra about Drake’s go-to tools we listed it under. With that, you may catch Drake subsequent at LCRC Raceway in Oakland Mills, PA for the 2021 Mugen Problem!

Nitro Buggy:

Mugen Seiki MBX8 Worlds Version buggy.

OS Pace B21 Adam Drake 2 engine, TB02 pipe, 75mm header, and P3 gold glow plug.

JConcepts S15 Body, F2I Wing, Green Reflex, Dirt-Tech Inserts, Yellow Bullet wheels, Front nose scoop, and medium JC tire glue.

Futaba 7PXR radio system and R324SBS receiver.

Protek RC 170SBL and 170 TBL brushless servos.

Flash Level R/C 30% gasoline, 2500mAh receiver battery.

Nitro Truck:

Mugen Seiki MBX8T.

OS Pace B21 Adam Drake 2 engine, TB02 pipe, 85mm header, and P3 gold glow plug.

JConcepts Physique, F2I Wing, Green Reflex, Dirt-Tech Inserts, Yellow wheels, and medium JC tire glue.

Futaba 7PXR radio system and R324SBS receiver.

Protek RC 170SBL and 170 TBL brushless servos.

Flash Level R/C 30% gasoline, 2500mAh receiver battery.

Images Courtesy of Adam Drake & Kootenai RC Racers

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