Do 50th Anniversary Redlines have old or new axles?

LeagueofSpeed Tuesday, 6/5/2018
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So, does anyone know if these are just the standard mainline axel used in the ML's or is it the thinner axel like the original Redlines or even Nickel platted? I do love the fact that there metal/metal...and yes, I will be drilling the rivets on a $5.50 car if it is not Stock Competitive...and still might :)


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NDeavers80 6/5/18

I sent the mustang to diecast 64 for Hot off the Shelf. 

  • Ohhh...pricey Cat Killer — LeagueofSpeed
  • Ya pricey but I think nick has a chance to dethrone the Cat. Watched a couple races involving the 50th anniversary set and they seem to do pretty good on the track. — 41-14
  • I'm 75% sure they have nickel platted axels as well...I'll know soon enough. — LeagueofSpeed
  • Actually, it cost me less than a dollar. I got a tip from a guy at work for putting air in his ties — NDeavers80
  • *tires... Sorry — NDeavers80
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LeagueofSpeed 6/8/18
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I won't know for sure until I drill the rivets and mod one, but using my worklight and magnifying glass, I believe these just might have the nickel platted axels. It wouldn't be a reach for Mattel since they put them in the CS cars already...but the 50th Anny Redlines do have some very shiny axels...I'll let everyone know once I get one apart.

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Mopar_Mafia 6/9/18

I cracked one but haven't drilled it yet

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