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09-05-2017, 01:25 PM
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That's interesting about O.S., thanks for the...

That's interesting about O.S., thanks for the info! They have a nitro outboard too, but they certainly don't have anything with build in esc and power steering. Maybe more companies will follow...
09-04-2017, 07:51 AM
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Posted By fatbill69

New self-contained outboard?

I started a similar thread in rcgroups but I figured I'd start one here as well because this seems pretty interesting.

It appears a new company has emerged that is building transom-mounted rc...
09-04-2017, 07:35 AM
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Posted By fatbill69

Wow now that's pretty neat!

Wow now that's pretty neat!
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Posted By fatbill69

That's cause you've never used Promodeler servos....

That's cause you've never used Promodeler servos. But the Futaba servos are ok
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Posted By fatbill69

Stay away from the cheap stuff when it comes to...

Stay away from the cheap stuff when it comes to servos. A bit of advice from someone who has used every servo to kingdom come, ProModeler servos are by far better than anything. Futaba, Hitec, Savox...
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Posted By fatbill69

Anyone?

Anyone?
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Posted By fatbill69

Lynx Proton receiver antenna?

I'm building an rc boat, and was wondering do I need to install an antenna tube to raise the antenna out of the boat, or can I keep the antenna inside the boat (which is made of wood)?
Thanks in...
05-07-2017, 07:45 AM
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Posted By fatbill69

MECOA/K&B 0.18 engine and Redcat S30 Tornado?

Hello,
I recently bought one of these engines: https://mecoa.biz/shopdisplayproducts.asp?catalogid=1629 to put in a Redcat S30 Tornado, but I'm having trouble connecting it to the gears in the...
04-16-2017, 06:10 AM
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Posted By fatbill69

Well from what I've heard Speedmerchant, CRC, BRP...

Well from what I've heard Speedmerchant, CRC, BRP (this one you can confirm on their website), and Custom Works are all made in the US. I don't think any of them make nitro cars though but I could be...
04-15-2017, 06:41 PM
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Posted By fatbill69

Made in USA

Any nitro rc car/buggy kits made in the US?
04-10-2017, 12:08 PM
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Views: 2,501
Posted By fatbill69

Man I must not have seen these replies from years...

Man I must not have seen these replies from years ago! Nice video and great review, and sorry for bringing up such an old thread. Is it still running strong?
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Views: 899
Posted By fatbill69

No problem, and glad someone was able to explain...

No problem, and glad someone was able to explain the force vs torque dilemma. Keep in mind you will have a mechanical advantage if your servo arm is set to turn fully during normal operation (as...
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Posted By fatbill69

Promodeler servos are the best made servos...

Promodeler servos are the best made servos period. They make a 420 oz-in servo made of the highest quality components and I believe the outer case and some of the parts are even machined in the USA....
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Posted By fatbill69

Doing some searching around it looks like...

Doing some searching around it looks like Promodeler is about as close as you can get to a servo made in USA. According to reviews they seem to be top tier servos. Still can't find any receivers or...
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Posted By fatbill69

Looks like Tactic is made in China, not sure...

Looks like Tactic is made in China, not sure about Graupner though
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Posted By fatbill69

Actually I rarely do. I don't think it's a bad...

Actually I rarely do. I don't think it's a bad thing to support local innovation in the rc domain. The people that are able to manufacture here are all very passionate about what they do and make...
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Posted By fatbill69

Anything made in Europe at least?

Anything made in Europe at least?
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Posted By fatbill69

Transmitter/Servo not made in China?

Are there any servos/transmitters/receivers not made in China? Preferably something made in USA? Thanks in advance
05-04-2014, 07:50 PM
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Posted By fatbill69

Any nitro cars made in the USA?

Just wondering if there are any major nitro car manufacturers that make a rtf car in the U.S. Thanks in advance!
10-26-2012, 07:20 PM
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Posted By fatbill69

Mono Unlimited Fast RC boat?

Just wondering if anyone has tried the Mono Unlimited by Fastrc boat. I'm not a big fan of monos, but I have to admit this one looks pretty sick.
Heres a vid of it I found:...
10-20-2012, 12:08 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 579
Posted By fatbill69

RE: why the rule of Hydro1 is 5 minutes,Mono1 is 6 Minutes?

Just a guess, hydros are significantly faster tha monos
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08-28-2012, 02:04 PM
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Posted By fatbill69

For sale nib Air raptor

Up for sale is a new in the box air raptor. Asking 75 bucks (free shipping). The only thing I'd be willing to trade this for is a new MRP outboard motor (I collect outboards). Anyhow, let me know if...
08-28-2012, 10:47 AM
Replies: 4
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Posted By fatbill69

RE: Who makes this outboard drive?

I just found out that ob was the skeleton of an mrp outboard.
08-17-2012, 08:33 AM
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Views: 747
Posted By fatbill69

RE: Who makes this outboard drive?

Yes, but who made it? I held one of these in my hand once and it felt flimsy enough to be crushed by hand. Who knows, maybe it could be the fastest outboard leg available!<br type="_moz" />
08-16-2012, 06:36 PM
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Views: 747
Posted By fatbill69

Who makes this outboard drive?

http://www.ebay.com/itm/540-SIZE-ELECTRIC-OUTBOARD-DRIVE-W-COLLET-BRONZE-SURFACE-DRIVE-PROP-/180952659394?pt=Radio_Control_Parts_Accessories&amp;hash=item2a219e75c2<div></div><div>I saw this exact same...
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