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joe4578 01-10-2013 08:44 PM

spun the teeth off my gear
im not new to the rc world i just got a tornato s30 tool 7 tanks to break it in a hole day to set up gear mesh and lock tight everything that it called for first run after break in spunn teeth off of the big gear on trans this sucks is there any thing i can do

ou2mame 01-11-2013 12:54 AM

RE: spun the teeth off my gear
yeah replace the gear lol... sounds like you didn't have the gear mesh set right, or the engine came lose and moved. when you set it, take extra care to check both gears inside and out, cause the outsdie one (forward facing) make look ok, but if the engine is tilted sideways, it may not be hitting the other gear, or vice versa.

nitrosportsandrunner 01-11-2013 04:51 AM

RE: spun the teeth off my gear
you can buy just that gear, or the whole trans.
either way the mesh either wasnt good....or you landed from a jump with the throttle on.
I use the paper trick to set mesh on a truck like that.

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