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Old 01-24-2008, 11:04 PM
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also i was wondering about an electric volcano how fast will they run are they alot slower than the nitro version
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Old 01-24-2008, 11:10 PM
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i would suggest using the spring and keeping the stock clutch shoes and yes the nitro version is faster, get the electric and put a brushless system in, the one that redcat sells, its fast as can be, lol
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Old 01-24-2008, 11:13 PM
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i dont know anything about electric what does brushless mean
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Old 01-24-2008, 11:36 PM
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no brushes on the motor, very fast and long run times:
http://www.redcatracing.com/itemdeta...p?partno=03302
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Old 01-25-2008, 09:32 AM
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what motor or servo can i use as a winch thats strong but cheap?
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Old 01-25-2008, 09:38 AM
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http://www2.towerhobbies.com/cgi-bin/wti0093p?&C=CKA

here to go, many electric motors, lol. its going to be hard to finds something with a lot of power and small to use as a winch.
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Old 01-25-2008, 12:19 PM
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i have a vx .18 motor in my stx..is a .18 GO motor any better ???
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Old 01-25-2008, 12:59 PM
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i dont know about the go engines, i would go for the sh.18 or the os cvrx before i would go for the go engine

if you use the engine replacement program from redcat, you can get the sh .18 for less than $50: http://www.redcatracing.com/itemdeta...tno=sh18engine

or the os .18 cvrx: http://www.clermontmotorsports.com/s...lue-11j/Detail
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Old 01-25-2008, 01:01 PM
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i have a vx .18 motor in my stx..is a .18 GO motor any better ???

i put that sh in my volcano too
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thanx
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Old 01-25-2008, 02:59 PM
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i want to replace my transmitter in my stx ..do i need a 2 or 3 chanel ??
whats the difference ??
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Old 01-25-2008, 03:12 PM
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2 channel, a 3rd channel would be for reverse or putting lights on and off, 1 channel is throttle, 1 channel is steering so you would only need 2
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Old 01-25-2008, 04:20 PM
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Is the infinity .18 engine good?
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Old 01-25-2008, 04:37 PM
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i dont know but i would go with the sh.18.
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Yeah but the SV PRO has the infinity
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Old 01-25-2008, 04:43 PM
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i think they are going to be replaced by the sh, i may be wrong though.
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That would be awesome!
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Old 01-25-2008, 04:47 PM
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I have the sv pro with the infinity engine. It seems to run ok but it only has the high speed needle, which makes it a pain to tune.
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Old 01-25-2008, 04:55 PM
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Can anyone suggest a durable rim for the volcano that will fit the stock tires? I have three busted stock ones now. One is totally shot and the other two are cracked through the center.


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Old 01-25-2008, 04:57 PM
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You will need two sets of these http://www3.towerhobbies.com/cgi-bin...&I=LXJK63&P=ML

They came stock on my stampede and I never broke one.
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Old 01-25-2008, 05:08 PM
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dead link bro[:@]
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Old 01-25-2008, 05:10 PM
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Default RE: Redcat Racing Volcano Thread

Thanks, but looking for something with a bit more style, gotta have the bling. I actually like the looks of the stock rims, just don't want to be constantly replacing them.

Will any 2.2 rim with 12mm hex work?
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Old 01-25-2008, 05:13 PM
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just get some more stock ones, lol. maybe you got some out of a bad batch, mine are fine after alot of jumping.

most 2.2 and 2.8 with the 12mm hex will work.
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Old 01-25-2008, 05:19 PM
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They're the same as the ones as these except they're painted http://www.traxxas.com/products/elec...x_stampede.htm
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Yeah maybe I'll do that, just looking through all the rims on tower I got a headache lol. I can just use ca glue on the tires, correct?
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