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  • RichJohnson's Avatar
    09-22-2016, 03:58 PM
    I am sad to hear that these newbies experienced this, but I suspected it would start to rear its head soon. We had a fella at this SD battle with an...
    48 replies | 2440 view(s)
  • RichJohnson's Avatar
    09-21-2016, 08:18 PM
    The M41 was a light reconnosence tank. It was very small by comparison. You would be surprised if you have stood next to a real one, they appear...
    14 replies | 192 view(s)
  • RichJohnson's Avatar
    09-21-2016, 04:22 PM
    Uh hem.... Shermans are medium tanks. i think I have a list somebody sent me I will look for it tonight.
    14 replies | 192 view(s)
  • RichJohnson's Avatar
    09-21-2016, 01:14 PM
    So it may be the combination of new apple in new base. You guys need to talk to the mfr about this.
    48 replies | 2440 view(s)
  • RichJohnson's Avatar
    09-21-2016, 11:50 AM
    Did you insert older or different apples into the newer style bases on these tanks to see if god mode went away and the tank worked? This is very...
    48 replies | 2440 view(s)
  • RichJohnson's Avatar
    09-20-2016, 01:57 PM
    I believe the JS3 turret was made in a home made mold and laid up in fiberglass. quite an impressive tank model.
    5 replies | 190 view(s)
  • RichJohnson's Avatar
    09-19-2016, 11:27 PM
    A great time was had by all. The facebook photos should be viewable by everybody even if you don't have a facebook account....
    5 replies | 190 view(s)
  • RichJohnson's Avatar
    09-17-2016, 02:53 PM
    RichJohnson replied to a thread M10 wolverine in RC Tanks
    So is it a urethane kit then?
    4 replies | 325 view(s)
  • RichJohnson's Avatar
    09-17-2016, 01:33 PM
    RichJohnson replied to a thread M10 wolverine in RC Tanks
    What brand is the hull and the turret? Looks good.
    4 replies | 325 view(s)
  • RichJohnson's Avatar
    09-17-2016, 09:50 AM
    RichJohnson replied to a thread New to Tanks in RC Tanks
    Not sure, I have not had that problem when I discuss mato, Tamiya, Henglong, Taigen, Torro etc.
    32 replies | 815 view(s)
  • Cruiser133's Avatar
    09-16-2016, 08:24 PM
    Cruiser133 replied to a thread Tamiya Super Sherman in RC Tanks
    Thanks for the kind words guys. I just love recycling old parts into something new.
    11 replies | 560 view(s)
  • Cruiser133's Avatar
    09-16-2016, 08:11 PM
    Cruiser133 replied to a thread Tamiya Super Sherman in RC Tanks
    Yes those items were from shape ways Tom.
    11 replies | 560 view(s)
  • RichJohnson's Avatar
    09-16-2016, 01:55 PM
    RichJohnson replied to a thread Tamiya IR LED issue in RC Tanks
    Contact Tamiya europe where ever they are. Im sure they will help you out, they stand behind their products often beyond the warrenty period as long...
    9 replies | 369 view(s)
  • RichJohnson's Avatar
    09-16-2016, 01:51 PM
    RichJohnson replied to a thread New to Tanks in RC Tanks
    I bet he has an rx14 in his tank guys. The a b c switch on the side makes me think its the old system. they had faulty boards. Sometimes the...
    32 replies | 815 view(s)
  • RichJohnson's Avatar
    09-16-2016, 01:45 PM
    RichJohnson replied to a thread M4a1 76mm "Miss T"... in RC Tanks
    All my tanks from Nick turrets have barrel recoil. My tamiya ez8 has a tiger recoil unit in the nick T23 and all the others have servos in them. ...
    12 replies | 375 view(s)
  • RichJohnson's Avatar
    09-16-2016, 08:31 AM
    RichJohnson replied to a thread Tamiya Super Sherman in RC Tanks
    Looks great man. Good work. A nice bash together indeed.
    11 replies | 560 view(s)
  • Cruiser133's Avatar
    09-16-2016, 01:41 AM
    Cruiser133 replied to a thread Tamiya Super Sherman in RC Tanks
    Well my junk box dog is about done. Here are some pics for your enjoyment. This is what I managed to throw together after going through my tank...
    11 replies | 560 view(s)
  • RichJohnson's Avatar
    09-15-2016, 09:57 PM
    RichJohnson replied to a thread New to Tanks in RC Tanks
    Nah I now think something else is wrong. Time to unscrew the tank and open it up and check to make sure that all the pugs are firmly in place...
    32 replies | 815 view(s)
  • RichJohnson's Avatar
    09-15-2016, 05:55 PM
    RichJohnson replied to a thread New to Tanks in RC Tanks
    Let it charge 4.5- 5 hrs and see how it runs after that.
    32 replies | 815 view(s)
  • RichJohnson's Avatar
    09-15-2016, 04:03 PM
    RichJohnson replied to a thread New to Tanks in RC Tanks
    I dont recall the output of the cheap little henglong charger and dont have one to look at as i just through them away, but if your yellow pack is...
    32 replies | 815 view(s)
  • RichJohnson's Avatar
    09-15-2016, 02:39 PM
    RichJohnson replied to a thread Pro's and Con's in RC Tanks
    Cant do better than a Tamiya kit tank, next best is a Taigen. I would stay away from the Mato all metal tanks. I have had them and have a low...
    18 replies | 424 view(s)
  • RichJohnson's Avatar
    09-14-2016, 03:43 PM
    RichJohnson replied to a thread New to Tanks in RC Tanks
    Nope. Never saw that on a henglong and I have had 3 generations of them. The controler with the slide out antenna has an engine button that you push...
    32 replies | 815 view(s)
  • RichJohnson's Avatar
    09-14-2016, 03:23 PM
    RichJohnson replied to a thread New to Tanks in RC Tanks
    You push either the key with the engine symbol on the transmitter or you push the key with the padlock symbol. Hold till tank starts.
    32 replies | 815 view(s)
  • RichJohnson's Avatar
    09-14-2016, 03:22 PM
    RichJohnson replied to a thread Tamiya IR LED issue in RC Tanks
    How do you know it does not fire in normal mode? did you plug in a tamiya IR receiver (apple) on the tank before turning the tank on? take a camera...
    9 replies | 369 view(s)
  • RichJohnson's Avatar
    09-14-2016, 03:18 PM
    RichJohnson replied to a thread M4a1 76mm "Miss T"... in RC Tanks
    a1s can be built,with hulls currently produced by nick and that guy making the m32 kit I bought. Im going to get another one of his small hatch...
    12 replies | 375 view(s)
  • RichJohnson's Avatar
    09-11-2016, 10:10 AM
    I think it goes spacer, gear, washer top down as you have oriented in photo. Just try different arrangement and see the way it fits. I just took...
    1 replies | 140 view(s)
  • RichJohnson's Avatar
    09-09-2016, 10:02 AM
    RichJohnson replied to a thread Rc m1917 1/16 project in RC Tanks
    These are the mini servo I use. There is a continous and standard versions. http://www.robotshop.com/en/9g-continuous-rotation-micro-servo.html ...
    46 replies | 1767 view(s)
  • RichJohnson's Avatar
    09-08-2016, 10:58 AM
    That is pretty cool man, what a lot of work. Those bogies blow me away because I know at that time you had to completely scratch them. The track...
    8 replies | 557 view(s)
  • RichJohnson's Avatar
    09-06-2016, 11:47 PM
    RichJohnson replied to a thread M32 Build in RC Tanks
    Well I finally made the 3 piece cover fit the taigen hull. It was not easy at all. I had to cut the bolt bar off, its too tall any way because its a...
    8 replies | 377 view(s)
  • RichJohnson's Avatar
    09-06-2016, 05:28 PM
    RichJohnson replied to a thread M4a4 Crab in RC Tanks
    So does that thing work? Post a video of it spinning around.
    26 replies | 1104 view(s)
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