Traction Magnets ITEMS SHOWN INCLUDE THOSE AVAILABLE ON EBAY:

4 Neo Traction Magnets for Tyco 440 440x2 HPx2 HO Slot Cars
4 Neo Traction Magnets for Tyco 440 440x2 HPx2 HO Slot Cars
$4.49
Time Remaining: 26d 6h 28m
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6 Neo Traction Magnets for Tyco 440 440x2 HPx2 HO Slot Cars
6 Neo Traction Magnets for Tyco 440 440x2 HPx2 HO Slot Cars
$5.99
Time Remaining: 27d 8h 8m
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Dash Level 35 Neo Magna Traction Magnets AFX JLAW X traction
Dash Level 35 Neo Magna Traction Magnets AFX JLAW X traction
$17.95
Time Remaining: 21d 2h 28m
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8 Neo Traction Magnets for Tyco 440 440x2 HPx2 HO Slot Cars
8 Neo Traction Magnets for Tyco 440 440x2 HPx2 HO Slot Cars
$6.99
Time Remaining: 1d 18h 5m
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8 Piggyback Neo Traction Magnets for AFX Tomy Mega G HO Slot Car
8 Piggyback Neo Traction Magnets for AFX Tomy Mega G HO Slot Car
$6.99
Time Remaining: 4d 8h 8m
TYCO 440X2 WILD SPEED PLUS  CORVETTE VIPER 35 OHM ARM PRO TRACTION MAGNETS
TYCO 440X2 WILD SPEED PLUS CORVETTE VIPER 35 OHM ARM PRO TRACTION MAGNETS
$27.95
Time Remaining: 2d 7h 20m
Tomy Turbo AFX Neodymium Grade 52 Black Epoxy Resin Traction Magnets 2 Bars
Tomy Turbo AFX Neodymium Grade 52 Black Epoxy Resin Traction Magnets 2 Bars
$8.99
Time Remaining: 19d 20h 36m
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TYCO 440X2 CRAZY FAST FERRARI HCS 35 OHM ARM PRO 8 TRACTION MAGNETS
TYCO 440X2 CRAZY FAST FERRARI HCS 35 OHM ARM PRO 8 TRACTION MAGNETS
$26.95
Time Remaining: 2d 7h 20m
Life Like T Chassis Upgrade Level 52 Traction Magnets 4 Pair Free Shipping
Life Like T Chassis Upgrade Level 52 Traction Magnets 4 Pair Free Shipping
$13.95
Time Remaining: 21d 2h 28m
Buy It Now for only: $13.95
20 TYCO 440 MAGNUM CHASSIS WITH TRACTION MAGNETS BULK LOT
20 TYCO 440 MAGNUM CHASSIS WITH TRACTION MAGNETS BULK LOT
$12.99
Time Remaining: 2d 21h 50m
Buy It Now for only: $12.99
8 HO SLOT CAR NEO TRACTION MAGNETS for G+ AFX Tomy
8 HO SLOT CAR NEO TRACTION MAGNETS for G+ AFX Tomy
$6.99
Time Remaining: 27d 4h 38m
Buy It Now for only: $6.99
TYCO 440X2 WILD SPEED CORVETTE VIPER 35 ARM PRO TRACTION MAGNETS
TYCO 440X2 WILD SPEED CORVETTE VIPER 35 ARM PRO TRACTION MAGNETS
$25.95
Time Remaining: 2d 7h 20m
Wizzard Pro 10 Polymer Traction Magnets for WIZZARD STORM 2 Pairs New
Wizzard Pro 10 Polymer Traction Magnets for WIZZARD STORM 2 Pairs New
$16.95
Time Remaining: 17d 5h 22m
Buy It Now for only: $16.95
TYCO 440X2 A BEAST 57 CHEVY HCS 28 OHM ARM PRO MOTOR  TRACTION MAGNETS
TYCO 440X2 A BEAST 57 CHEVY HCS 28 OHM ARM PRO MOTOR TRACTION MAGNETS
$45.95
Time Remaining: 2d 7h 20m
Tyco HP7 Polymer Traction Magnet
Tyco HP7 Polymer Traction Magnet
$5.99
Time Remaining: 12d 5h 51m
Buy It Now for only: $5.99
4 PIGGY BACK HO SLOT CAR NEO TRACTION MAGNETS MEGA G Level 42 AFX Tomy
4 PIGGY BACK HO SLOT CAR NEO TRACTION MAGNETS MEGA G Level 42 AFX Tomy
$5.99
Time Remaining: 13d 18h 34m
Buy It Now for only: $5.99
Neo Traction Magnet White WIZZARD STORM Extreme made in USA Slot Car
Neo Traction Magnet White WIZZARD STORM Extreme made in USA Slot Car
$38.95
Time Remaining: 21d 19h 36m
Buy It Now for only: $38.95
Neo Traction Magnet Yellow WIZZARD STORM EXTREME made in USA Slot Car
Neo Traction Magnet Yellow WIZZARD STORM EXTREME made in USA Slot Car
$38.95
Time Remaining: 24d 19h 17m
Buy It Now for only: $38.95
8 PIGGY BACK HO SLOT CAR NEO TRACTION MAGNETS MEGA G Level 42 AFX Tomy
8 PIGGY BACK HO SLOT CAR NEO TRACTION MAGNETS MEGA G Level 42 AFX Tomy
$7.99
Time Remaining: 28d 18h 18m
Buy It Now for only: $7.99
Tyco Mattel HO Slot Car Parts SUPER TIRES  Pro 8 Traction Magnets 440x2
Tyco Mattel HO Slot Car Parts SUPER TIRES Pro 8 Traction Magnets 440x2
$15.95
Time Remaining: 4d 8h 4m
Buy It Now for only: $15.95
Neo Traction Magnet Green WIZZARD STORM EXTREME made in USA Slot Car
Neo Traction Magnet Green WIZZARD STORM EXTREME made in USA Slot Car
$38.95
Time Remaining: 7d 3h 34m
Buy It Now for only: $38.95
MAX FORCE GOLD NEO TRACTION MAGNETS Strongest for MEGA G+  Mega G Level 52
MAX FORCE GOLD NEO TRACTION MAGNETS Strongest for MEGA G+ Mega G Level 52
$11.50
Time Remaining: 4d 8h 47m
Buy It Now for only: $14.95
Polymer Traction Magnet for Tomy Turbo HO Scale Slot Cars
Polymer Traction Magnet for Tomy Turbo HO Scale Slot Cars
$5.99
Time Remaining: 29d 27m
Buy It Now for only: $5.99
Wizzard Pro 10 Polymer Motor  Traction Magnets for WIZZARD STORM 1 Set NEW
Wizzard Pro 10 Polymer Motor Traction Magnets for WIZZARD STORM 1 Set NEW
$19.95
Time Remaining: 17d 5h 25m
Buy It Now for only: $19.95
Tyco Magnum 440x2 Neodymium Level 42 Green Resin Traction Warp Magnets 2 pairs
Tyco Magnum 440x2 Neodymium Level 42 Green Resin Traction Warp Magnets 2 pairs
$7.99
Time Remaining: 23d 20h 37m
Buy It Now for only: $7.99
HCS AMG Pro 4 Poly Motor Traction Magnets for Life Like M Cars New
HCS AMG Pro 4 Poly Motor Traction Magnets for Life Like M Cars New
$14.95
Time Remaining: 11d 4h 58m
Buy It Now for only: $14.95
Neo Traction Magnet Blue WIZZARD STORM Extreme made in USA Slot Car
Neo Traction Magnet Blue WIZZARD STORM Extreme made in USA Slot Car
$38.95
Time Remaining: 24d 19h 16m
Buy It Now for only: $38.95
Vintage Aurora AFX Magna Traction 8785 Magnets 1 Pair MOC Magnatraction
Vintage Aurora AFX Magna Traction 8785 Magnets 1 Pair MOC Magnatraction
$9.99
Time Remaining: 11d 6h 25m
Buy It Now for only: $9.99
Wizzard Pro 4 Polymer Traction Magnets for WIZZARD STORM 2 Pairs New
Wizzard Pro 4 Polymer Traction Magnets for WIZZARD STORM 2 Pairs New
$14.95
Time Remaining: 17d 5h 39m
Buy It Now for only: $14.95
6 PIGGY BACK HO SLOT CAR NEO TRACTION MAGNETS MEGA G Level 42 AFX Tomy
6 PIGGY BACK HO SLOT CAR NEO TRACTION MAGNETS MEGA G Level 42 AFX Tomy
$6.99
Time Remaining: 10d 1h 17m
Buy It Now for only: $6.99
4 TYCO 440 Magnum HO Slot Car Chassis Traction Magnets
4 TYCO 440 Magnum HO Slot Car Chassis Traction Magnets
$4.99
Time Remaining: 8d 10m
Buy It Now for only: $4.99
HCS AMG Pro 4 Tyco 440x2 HO Slot Car Traction Magnets 3 Pairs NEW Design
HCS AMG Pro 4 Tyco 440x2 HO Slot Car Traction Magnets 3 Pairs NEW Design
$11.95
Time Remaining: 29d 7h
Buy It Now for only: $11.95
Wizzard Pro 4 Polymer Motor  Traction Magnets for WIZZARD STORM 1 Set NEW
Wizzard Pro 4 Polymer Motor Traction Magnets for WIZZARD STORM 1 Set NEW
$18.95
Time Remaining: 17d 5h 41m
Buy It Now for only: $18.95
Tomy SG+ ESPO AFX Body BSRT and Tomy Parts with gray 2 dot Traction magnets
Tomy SG+ ESPO AFX Body BSRT and Tomy Parts with gray 2 dot Traction magnets
$34.79
Time Remaining: 13d 5h 29m
Buy It Now for only: $34.79
TYCO HO TRACTION MAGNETS 440X2 2 per pack racing slot car 6573G
TYCO HO TRACTION MAGNETS 440X2 2 per pack racing slot car 6573G
$7.51
Time Remaining: 24d 12h 20m
Buy It Now for only: $7.51
HCS AMG Pro 10 Poly Traction Magnet Bars for Tomy Turbo Cars 2 Bars New
HCS AMG Pro 10 Poly Traction Magnet Bars for Tomy Turbo Cars 2 Bars New
$12.95
Time Remaining: 17d 7h 7m
Buy It Now for only: $12.95
Viper Pro 25 Cobalt Traction Magnets Viper V1 BSRT G3 R  Tomy SG+ Cars
Viper Pro 25 Cobalt Traction Magnets Viper V1 BSRT G3 R Tomy SG+ Cars
$25.95
Time Remaining: 17d 3h 38m
Buy It Now for only: $25.95
HCS AMG Pro 8 Tyco 440x2 HO Slot Car Traction Magnets 2 Pairs NEW Design
HCS AMG Pro 8 Tyco 440x2 HO Slot Car Traction Magnets 2 Pairs NEW Design
$9.95
Time Remaining: 5d 1h 2m
Buy It Now for only: $9.95
TYCO 440X2 VERY FAST FERRARI PRO 8 TRACTION MAGNET BRST 21 CROWN GEAR
TYCO 440X2 VERY FAST FERRARI PRO 8 TRACTION MAGNET BRST 21 CROWN GEAR
$21.95
Time Remaining: 2d 7h 20m
HCS AMG Pro 10 Tyco 440x2 HO Slot Car Traction Magnets 2 Pairs NEW Design
HCS AMG Pro 10 Tyco 440x2 HO Slot Car Traction Magnets 2 Pairs NEW Design
$11.95
Time Remaining: 5d 1h 4m
Buy It Now for only: $11.95
AFX Aurora Ford Baja Bronco Non Magnet Traction Runs Strong
AFX Aurora Ford Baja Bronco Non Magnet Traction Runs Strong
$24.77
Time Remaining: 29d 8h 10m
Buy It Now for only: $24.77
Traction Magnet Box Weights for Viper V1 Viper Jet and BSRT G3 R Cars NEW
Traction Magnet Box Weights for Viper V1 Viper Jet and BSRT G3 R Cars NEW
$4.95
Time Remaining: 14d 6h 46m
Buy It Now for only: $4.95
AFX TOMY Mega G Level 48 Neo Traction Magnet Upgrade 4 Pair Exact No Gluing
AFX TOMY Mega G Level 48 Neo Traction Magnet Upgrade 4 Pair Exact No Gluing
$16.95
Time Remaining: 21d 2h 28m
Buy It Now for only: $16.95
Tyco Mattel HO Slot Car Parts SUPER TIRES  Pro 10 Traction Magnets 440x2
Tyco Mattel HO Slot Car Parts SUPER TIRES Pro 10 Traction Magnets 440x2
$16.95
Time Remaining: 4d 8h 5m
Buy It Now for only: $16.95
Tomy HO Slot Car Parts SUPER TIRES  Neo 42 Traction Magnets Just For MEGA G+
Tomy HO Slot Car Parts SUPER TIRES Neo 42 Traction Magnets Just For MEGA G+
$13.95
Time Remaining: 5d 6h 15m
Buy It Now for only: $13.95
Slottech PolyMax Level 10 Tyco 440x2 HO Slot Car Traction Magnets 3 Set New
Slottech PolyMax Level 10 Tyco 440x2 HO Slot Car Traction Magnets 3 Set New
$12.49
Time Remaining: 5d 59m
Buy It Now for only: $12.49
HCS AMG Pro 42 Tyco 440x2 SUPER CIRCUIT HO Slot Car Low Mass Traction Magnets
HCS AMG Pro 42 Tyco 440x2 SUPER CIRCUIT HO Slot Car Low Mass Traction Magnets
$18.95
Time Remaining: 7d 23h 49m
Buy It Now for only: $18.95
Slottech PolyMax Level 10 Tyco 440x2 HO Slot Car Traction Magnets 2 Set New
Slottech PolyMax Level 10 Tyco 440x2 HO Slot Car Traction Magnets 2 Set New
$9.95
Time Remaining: 5d 59m
Buy It Now for only: $9.95
Tomy HO Slot Car Parts HCS AMG Neo 52 Traction Magnets JUST FOR MEGA G
Tomy HO Slot Car Parts HCS AMG Neo 52 Traction Magnets JUST FOR MEGA G
$8.95
Time Remaining: 17d 1h 33m
Buy It Now for only: $8.95
TOMY TURBO TRACTION MAGNET EXCELLENT
TOMY TURBO TRACTION MAGNET EXCELLENT
$1.75
Time Remaining: 27d 8h 35m
Buy It Now for only: $1.75
Tomy HO Slot Car Parts HCS AMG Neo 42 Traction Magnets Just For MEGA G Plus
Tomy HO Slot Car Parts HCS AMG Neo 42 Traction Magnets Just For MEGA G Plus
$8.95
Time Remaining: 5d 6h 12m
Buy It Now for only: $8.95
Tomy AFX HO Slot Car HCS AMG Neo 48 Traction Magnets SRT New
Tomy AFX HO Slot Car HCS AMG Neo 48 Traction Magnets SRT New
$8.95
Time Remaining: 7d 6h 47m
Buy It Now for only: $8.95
81 96 TYCO 440 Magnum Slot Car Chassis Traction Magnet
81 96 TYCO 440 Magnum Slot Car Chassis Traction Magnet
$1.49
Time Remaining: 7d 23h 57m
Buy It Now for only: $1.49
PMTR1037 Neodymium Traction Magnets 6 Thin Wafers
PMTR1037 Neodymium Traction Magnets 6 Thin Wafers
$5.99
Time Remaining: 5h 30m
Buy It Now for only: $5.99
Viper Pro 10 Black Diamond Tomy SG+ Viper V1  BSRT G3 R Traction Magnets
Viper Pro 10 Black Diamond Tomy SG+ Viper V1 BSRT G3 R Traction Magnets
$13.95
Time Remaining: 5d 1h 24m
Buy It Now for only: $13.95
Tomy HO Slot Car Parts SUPER TIRES  Neo 52 Traction Magnets JUST FOR MEGA G
Tomy HO Slot Car Parts SUPER TIRES Neo 52 Traction Magnets JUST FOR MEGA G
$13.95
Time Remaining: 17d 1h 32m
Buy It Now for only: $13.95
48pc TYCO 440 X2 440 X3 HO Slot Car RARE EARTH TRACTION MAGNET ONLY Factory OEM
48pc TYCO 440 X2 440 X3 HO Slot Car RARE EARTH TRACTION MAGNET ONLY Factory OEM
$29.99
Time Remaining: 4h 18m
Buy It Now for only: $29.99
6pc TYCO 440 X2 440 X3 HO Slot Car RARE EARTH TRACTION MAGNET ONLY Factory OEM
6pc TYCO 440 X2 440 X3 HO Slot Car RARE EARTH TRACTION MAGNET ONLY Factory OEM
$6.99
Time Remaining: 4h 16m
Buy It Now for only: $6.99
Slottech PolyMax Level 10 Tyco 440x2 HO Slot Car Traction Magnets 1 Set New
Slottech PolyMax Level 10 Tyco 440x2 HO Slot Car Traction Magnets 1 Set New
$7.49
Time Remaining: 5d 58m
Buy It Now for only: $7.49
Viper Pro 52 Black Widow BSRT G3 R  Tomy Super G + Traction Magnets New
Viper Pro 52 Black Widow BSRT G3 R Tomy Super G + Traction Magnets New
$28.95
Time Remaining: 5d 1h 48m
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How to Pimp Your Scalextric Cars

Racing Scalextric cars is growing in popularity as each new generation discovers the fun and excitement of slot car racing. Scalextric enthusiasts soon start to look for ways to enhance the performance of their cars and systems. Here are just a handful of techniques that will help your cars to literally fly around the track.

The principles that apply to slot cars are the same as those that apply to real life F1 racing cars and rally cars. To increase speed you might install a more powerful engine, lower the weight and fit better tires. Optimising Scalextric cars can be very educational.

Let's first think about the Scalextric cars engine. Your Scalextrci cars don't use petrol engines, they use little electric motors that are very easy to swap out. You can find some remarkable, high perfornance Scalextric motors that provide higher revs and higher speeds. Changing the motor will immediately give you a significant improvement in speed.

Increased speed can make it difficult to stay on the track on a bend. You can help your car to stay on the track with an appropriately positioned magnet. Many modern cars come fitted with these magnets but you might like to upgrade to a stronger magnet to help your car stick to the track.

The next improvement you might like to make to your car is new tires. Better grip with the track will help your car to fly around the track.

So you now have a fully pimped out Scalextric car ready to break records. The next thing to consider is the track itself? There are a few simple enhancement that can make all the difference. I recommend that you try this on just one of your two tracks so that you can make a comparison.

Start by cleaning the Scalextric track. Dirt, dust and moisture on the track will inevitably result in low friction and maybe even some wheel spin. The next thing to do is thoroughly clean your slot. The slots in your track will inevitabley gather dust and dirt. Inevitably this will slow your car down. Keeping your slots free of dust and debris will make major improvements to your system.

Don't overlook your electrical system as ensuring all your connections are as good as they can be will bring performance enhancements. Clean all the electrical connectors and make certain taht your car contacts are as clean as possible.

Your car should now be flying around the track. Now you're ready to find a worthy opponent for a race.

T1 Neo Traction Magnet Retainers- Installation

"Charlie Kane" song?

Can anyone provide me with the lyrics to the "Charlie Kane" song from Citizen Kane (NOT "The Union Forever", by the White Stripes)? It's easy to hear how the song begins:

There is a man. A certain man.
And for the poor you can be sure that he'll do all he can.
Who is this one? This favorite son?
Who by his actions has the traction magnets on the run.
Who likes to smoke. Enjoys a joke.
And wouldn't get a bit upset if he were really broke.
With wealth and fame, he's still the same.
I'll bet you five you're not alive if you don't know his name.
What is his name? It's Charlie Kane. It's Mr. Kane.
He doesn't like the Mister. He likes good old Charlie Kane.

However, during the movie the song continues in the background while dialogue carries on between the characters and I can't hear the rest of the words aside from the occasional chorus of "Good old Charlie Kane." Something about buying food and drinks, and a Miss that's made to kiss? Any help is much appreciated!

Here you go..

There is a man - a certain man
And for the poor you may be sure
That he'll do all he can!
Who is this one?
This fav'rite son?
Just by his action
Has the Traction magnates on the run?
Who loves to smoke?
Enjoys a joke?
Who wouldn't get a bit upset
If he were really broke?
With wealth and fame
He's still the same
I'll bet you five you're not alive
If you don't know his name
What is his name?...
It's Charlie Kane.
CROWD: It's Mister Kane.
He doesn't like that Mister
He likes good old Charlie Kane.

Who says a miss was made to kiss?
And when he meets one always tries to do exactly this?
Who buys the food?
Who buys the drinks?
Who thinks that dough was made to spend?
And acts the way he thinks?
Now is it Joe?
CROWD: No, no, no, no!
I'll bet you ten you aren't men
If you don't really know!