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Anyone into R/C?

Discussion in 'Sports, Hobbies & Interests' started by A.D., Feb 7, 2009.

  1. May 19, 2013 at 9:02 AM
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    Gear Head

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    Anytime bud, glad you got it working!

    If your gearing is where it needs to be, you can run pack after pack after pack. Cases can be made for either. If your tuning is good then you can run as much fuel as you have. It's all about temps. I would just rather plug and play. Nitros get really dirty too from dirt sticking to the fuel and exhaust fumes. To each his own...
     
  2. May 19, 2013 at 10:06 AM
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    Thanks again dude. It runs like a champ. I'm gonna go to the track later today and test it.
     
  3. May 25, 2013 at 9:32 AM
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  4. May 25, 2013 at 10:38 AM
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    I have an old tamiya Blackfoot. I did get it running, but battery only lasted a few minutes. Any upgrades out there for this? Is it worth restoring? Would need at least servos, axles, batteries and a new motor.
     
  5. May 25, 2013 at 7:45 PM
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    I have been working on swapping my slash over to the new traxxas lcg chassis. Looks pretty solid so far. My only complaint is it seems to cram things up a little more which is a problem for me because I'm running a 550 can and a mamba max pro. So when everything is mounted the sensor wire on the motor touches the esc and the esc touches the radio box. NO wiggle room... Really looking forward to the first run! I'll put some pics up later
     
  6. May 25, 2013 at 7:46 PM
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  7. May 25, 2013 at 7:53 PM
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    They still make it to this day so imo I wouldnt put more money into it. You could pick up a newer version or a different kinda truck to mess with.
     
  8. May 27, 2013 at 9:26 AM
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  9. May 27, 2013 at 11:15 AM
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  10. May 28, 2013 at 1:18 PM
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    got my new lipo 2cell. just finished charging it but had to go to class for the next fucking 8 hours. really wanted to to to the track...guess ill have to wait till tomorrow.
     
  11. Jun 3, 2013 at 10:50 AM
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    i have not run my Exo in so long, the Lipo's may be goners
     
  13. Jun 3, 2013 at 10:52 AM
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  15. Jun 3, 2013 at 5:25 PM
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  17. Jun 3, 2013 at 6:47 PM
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  18. Jun 3, 2013 at 7:48 PM
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    PERFORMANCE Pace Setter Headers Magnaflow Muffler 2.5" straight pipe exhaust EGR Delete 9/8 drop FRONT SUSPENSION Lower Ball Joint flip 01-04 Swaybar Endlinks Energy Suspension Endlink Bushings Custom Upper Control arms by KANE QA1 coilovers with 8" spring Modified lower control arms with Beefed Taco qa1 mounting plates REAR SUSPENSION Chasis Tech drop leafs Toxic drop shocks Beefed Taco weld in drop notch Beefed Taco gas tank cross member bridge Beefed Taco 4" angled blocks Much more if you have any questions just PM me. 2013 is stock!
    Just placed probably the biggest order i'll ever get lol.
     
  19. Jun 3, 2013 at 8:38 PM
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    :popcorn:
     
  20. Jun 3, 2013 at 10:23 PM
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    lets just say it doesnt all fit in the 1/8th scale hauler bag thats coming in the order hahaha
     
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