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Lane
    1. Refers to the path of a single slot vehicle around a layout.
    2. One side of a slotless track.

Lane Change
    1. Model of HO scale slot track.
    2. Feature of HO scale slotless tracks.

Lap Counter
    1. Feature of some brands of HO scale slot car track.
      a. Mechanical.
        i. Gear beneath track with display or mechanical link to external display.
        ii. Mechanical rocker system with a mechanical link to external display.
        iii. Overhead mechanical arm link to external display. (hard on body and paint)
      b. Electrical.
        i. "Dead Strip" uses car as switch across rails to trip an external display.
        ii. "Reed Switch" uses magnetics of car over it to trip an external display.
      c. Electronic.
        i. "Light Beam" or any of the other trip systems above connected to a computer which generates the display.

Layout
    1. A collection of track sections connected together to form a pattern which can be followed by a vehicle.

Life-Like
    1. Brand of HO scale slot cars and tracks.

Life-Like HO Slot Car Chassis
    1. Life-Like M-Car HO slot car chassis.
Top view of Life-Like M-Car HO Slot Car Chassis Bottom view of Life-Like M-Car HO Slot Car Chassis Exploded view of Life-Like M-Car HO Slot Car Chassis
    2. Life-Like M-Car Lighted HO slot car chassis.
Top view of Life-Like Lighted M-Car HO Slot Car Chassis Bottom view of Life-Like Lighted M-Car HO Slot Car Chassis Exploded view of Life-Like Lighted M-Car HO Slot Car Chassis
    3. Life-Like Power Trackers M-Car HO Slot Car Chassis.
Top view of Life-Like Power Trackers M-Car HO Slot Car Chassis Bottom view of Life-Like Power Trackers M-Car HO Slot Car Chassis Exploded view of Life-Like Power Trackers M-Car HO Slot Car Chassis
    4. Life-Like Fast Tracker HO slot car chassis.
Top view of Life-Like Fast Tracker HO Slot Car Chassis Bottom view of Life-Like Fast Tracker HO Slot Car Chassis
    5. Life-Like Lighted Fast Tracker HO Slot Car Chassis.
Top view of Life-Like Lighted Fast Tracker HO Slot Car Chassis Bottom view of Life-Like Lighted Fast Tracker HO Slot Car Chassis
    6. Life-Like HO Slot Skateboard Chassis.
Top view of Life-Like HO Slot Skateboard Chassis Bottom view of Life-Like HO Slot Skateboard Chassis

Life-Like HO Slot Car Track Connection
    1. Life-Like 2 Lane HO Scale Track Connection.

    2. Life-Like Sidewalk 2 Lane HO Scale Track Connection.

Life-Like HO Slot Car Track Selection
    1. Street.    View Selection
    2. Sidewalk.    View Selection
    3. Off-Road.    View Selection

Light Beam
    1. a method of using infra-red light emitters and detectors to sense if anything passes between them.
    2. Usually used for lap counter / timer systems run on a computer.

Light Bridge
    1. A structure to hold the components of a "Light Beam" over the track.

Lionel
    1. Brand of HO scale slot and slotless cars and tracks.

Lionel HO Slot Car Chassis
    1. In-Line Motor - pinion and crown multi gear drive chassis.
      a. Lionel HO Slot Car Chassis (Gray).
Top view of Lionel HO Slot Car Chassis (Gray) Bottom view of Lionel HO Slot Car Chassis (Gray) Exploded view of Lionel HO Slot Car Chassis (Gray)
      b. Lionel HO Slot Car Chassis (Gray).
Top view of Lionel HO Slot Car Chassis (Gray) Bottom view of Lionel HO Slot Car Chassis (Gray) Exploded view of Lionel HO Slot Car Chassis (Gray)

Lionel HO Slot Car Track Connection
    1. Road.

Lionel HO Slot Car Track Selection
    1. Road.    View Track Selection

Lionel Power Passers HO Slotless Car Chassis
    1. In-Line Motor - Worm Gear drive chassis.
      a. Lionel Power Passers "A" HO Slotless Car Chassis.
Top view of Lionel Power Passers A HO Slotless Car Chassis Bottom view of Lionel Power Passers A HO Slotless Car Chassis Exploded view of view of Lionel Power Passers A HO Slotless Car Chassis
      B. Lionel Power Passers "B" HO Slotless Car Chassis.
Top view of Lionel Power Passers B HO Slotless Car Chassis Bottom view of Lionel Power Passers B HO Slotless Car Chassis Exploded view of Lionel Power Passers B HO Slotless Car Chassis

Lionel HO Slotless Car Track Connection
    1. Power Passers.

Lionel HO Slotless Car Track Selection
    1. Power Passers.    View Track Selection

Loop Track
    1. A section of HO slot car track defined by a concave radius and portion of a circle(s).


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