Archive for January, 2008

Inventory Reduction Sale!

Steel City Hobbies is having the biggest sale of all time! If you are a Hobby Nut or Steelers nut, now is your chance to save BIG!

In the R/C Car Racing Spotlight: Chuck Chambers

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Name: Chuck Chambers
AKA: Just Chuck
Residence: Midland

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Type of Cars Raced: Slider & Corally
How Long: 25 Years
Racing Awards: Lots of Club Awards
Other Interests: Street Rod – 91 s10-350 Lowered Custom Int
Anything Else: Building the SCH World Renowned Race Track!!
Notes: Chuck has been racing R/C cars for longer than we can count! Chuck has been around so many tracks, and has enjoyed the Indoor Champs every year with long time R/C friend Frank Dempster and the late Gary Pickerell. SCH is grateful for all of Chuck’s volunteering over the years! Thanks Chuck!

SCH Visits R/C Madness in Enfield, CT.

Steel City Hobbies stopped by R/C Madness in Enfield, CT this past weekend as they were hosting a big carpet race.
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This track/hobbyshop has it all from outdoor dirt track to indoor carpet track. For more info:

Race Series begins this weekend!

The Winter Points Series begins this weekend, January 26, 2008!

The points series will run every Saturday as usual for six weeks.

The only change is that we will only drop one of your lowest race results instead of two.

Winners from the 2007 winter series were:
• Chuck Chambers: Stock Sedan
• Joe Martinez: 1/12th Stock
• Bob Rhodes: 13.5 Oval
• Jeff Strobel: Brushless Nastruck
• Tom Etters: 10.5 Oval
• Chuck Chambers: Slider (Stock)
• Ben Saltzman: Busch 2
Awards for pre-approved classes to be distributed this weekend.

Congratulations to all winners and racers.

Points Standings

Thank you for being a part of Steel City Hobbies Racing!

In the R/C Car Racing Spotlight: John Langmann

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Name: John Langmann
Residence: PA

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Type of Car: Corally RDX / CRC R3
How long: 5 Years
Racing Awards: None……yet.
Other Interests: Hockey, Mountain Biking, Dirt Track Racing
Anything else: Racing at Steel City 5 years, I don’t crash that much anymore.