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Old 02-15-2008, 02:13 PM
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Does the Traxxas trx 3.3 really fit the lightning???
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Old 02-15-2008, 02:14 PM
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Somebody did it on here before but I dont remember if there was any mods involved
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Old 02-15-2008, 02:22 PM
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omg i cant believe i i wasted over 100 on engines when i couldve bought a trx
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Old 02-15-2008, 03:42 PM
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I wouldn't buy a trx engine. if you really want a powerfull small block engine get an os .18. will beat any 3.3 traxas engine
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Old 02-15-2008, 03:46 PM
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oh okay is the os better than the sh. 18?
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Old 02-15-2008, 04:11 PM
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yes the os is better than the SH and The TRX but both the sh and TRX are great engines
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Old 02-15-2008, 04:35 PM
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And I've heard that Traxxas engines are hard to tune.
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Old 02-15-2008, 04:55 PM
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they tune pretty good on traxxas top fuel. But not as good as OS
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OS all the way. way better.
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Old 02-15-2008, 05:09 PM
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i just bought one for 75 is that good deal?
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Old 02-15-2008, 05:12 PM
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Is it new and did you get an os 18 cvrx
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Old 02-15-2008, 05:25 PM
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look this is the same exact one i got. [link]http://cgi.ebay.com/NEW-O-S-MAX-18-CV-R-T-Maxx-Kyosho-HPI_W0QQitemZ160207036024QQihZ006QQcategoryZ34062Q QssPageNameZWDVWQQrdZ1QQcmdZViewItem[/link] Thats is mine. Im buying that one im kger3340
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Old 02-15-2008, 11:18 PM
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What os .18 engine is a best fit/most power for the Volcano SV?
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Old 02-15-2008, 11:32 PM
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.18 cvrx, direct fit http://www.clermontmotorsports.com/s...l?sfs=7fc533fe
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Old 02-16-2008, 11:21 AM
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does anyone know what kind of pipe the os max 18 uses?

and also would is a OS Max 18 C-VR the same as a CVRX?
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.18 cvrx, direct fit http://www.clermontmotorsports.com/s...l?sfs=7fc533fe
will my Volcano sv manifold and stock pipe work on that?
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Old 02-16-2008, 11:26 AM
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the cvr doesnt have a pull start, the cvrx does, also i use the rpm pipe with my os's: http://www.clermontmotorsports.com/s...ed-Pipe/Detail
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Old 02-16-2008, 11:37 AM
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also eddie do you think the shockwave is good? Because i recently just purchased one. And also what header do i need for the os
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Old 02-16-2008, 11:39 AM
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shockwave is good, i have one but put the vx.18 in it

stock header will work or you can upgrade to this one: http://www.redcatracing.com/itemdeta...?partno=02031a
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Old 02-16-2008, 11:44 AM
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i thought the os has a rear exhause manifold
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Old 02-16-2008, 11:46 AM
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the tz, tm does not the cvr series
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Old 02-16-2008, 12:15 PM
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what would you rather recommend between the tornado and the shockwave?
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Old 02-16-2008, 12:28 PM
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well, the tornado has a .18, 2 speed, pivot ball suspension so its a better car
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Old 02-16-2008, 12:55 PM
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dang because i just bought a shockwave
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Old 02-16-2008, 12:57 PM
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shockwave is good too
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