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    Lipos are safe.... But like everything there is a...

    Lipos are safe.... But like everything there is a risk

    from what im to gather..... U are more likely to be killed by a shark than experience a true flaming lipo failure.... And u are more likely...
  2. As far as I know u should be able to use any of...

    As far as I know u should be able to use any of those 12mm alloy hex's from yeahracing, HR, integy or STRC

    look for ones to suit either Traxxas or tamiya vehicles....

    is is there any particular...
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    It's very similar to a maximum ST but I don't...

    It's very similar to a maximum ST but I don't think it's one of them... It might be a older Duratrax,Great Vigor, Thundertiger but I'm still unsure
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    Defiantly a power issue.... 4000kv on 2s.... U...

    Defiantly a power issue.... 4000kv on 2s.... U need more power

    yes traction plays a roll in wheelies but power is the bigger factor. checkout some of the videos on YouTube.
    u will observe that...
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    I wouldent have a clue... Can u please get a pic...

    I wouldent have a clue... Can u please get a pic of the car without a body
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    Just watch out with "upgrades" sure there are...

    Just watch out with "upgrades" sure there are some great durability upgrades that actially make a difference but 99% of the so called upgrades do nothing... Yes in theory they are good. But if in...
  7. First thing to do is check the D/R and EXP...

    First thing to do is check the D/R and EXP settings for the throttle.

    with the car powered up and working, is the throttle (ch2) D/R set to 100% and is the EXP for ch2 set to 0%

    Is that a auto...
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    Forgot to mention, generally the reson SCT's are...

    Forgot to mention, generally the reson SCT's are considered durable is because the body protects the wheels/suspension and the nurf bars protect the rest
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    My vote for bashing would be the slash 4x4 but...

    My vote for bashing would be the slash 4x4 but with stampede wheels.... Jang made a very convincing video comparing the stampede 4x4 and the slash 4x4. My understanding was the slash has more...
  10. One other thing to try is torx bits... Some are...

    One other thing to try is torx bits... Some are tapered so they can be hammered into the grub screw

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    I don't see it working that well.... The biggest...

    I don't see it working that well.... The biggest issue is the gear ratio, that is geared twice as high as a 100mph X01
    so if ur planing a 200mph monster using one of those 20hp brushless combos used...
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    Lol, that's aewsome I think rc cars are over...

    Lol, that's aewsome

    I think rc cars are over complicated and expensive compared to some of the Tamiya robotic gear.

    if it was me I'd scratch build something using robot parts and junk from...
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    Remember there is the motor torque that's fixed...

    Remember there is the motor torque that's fixed (unless u change the motor)
    but the most important is torque at the wheel... And that's effected by gearing...and the higher the FDR the higher the...
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    I don't think u are going to have enough torque...

    I don't think u are going to have enough torque at the wheels to move it....

    4:1 ratio... No way..... Not even the X01 is geared like that
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    If it was me.... i would rebuild the the car...

    If it was me....

    i would rebuild the the car making sure everything on the driveline is nice and smoothe with little backlash
    re-build the bearings and replace the oil with silicon (garage door...
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    thats going to be very difficult if you plan to...

    thats going to be very difficult if you plan to remove the front and rear spoiler...
    I get what u are saying about f1 cars, if they go to slow they loose traction because of the decreased down...
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    Errr.... Second hand nitro....it's not a great...

    Errr.... Second hand nitro....it's not a great deal... I guess it's ok... Only one of the cars is running and it's the touring car :(

    do you have much experience with rc cars and nitro engine?
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    I defiantly would recommend a 1/8 buggy or a...

    I defiantly would recommend a 1/8 buggy or a Truggy hands down.
    They are extremely durable and very fast. They are the prodigy of RC offroad performance.

    here are some other points to consider...
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    It's also sold via HSP. Unfortantly they hey...

    It's also sold via HSP.

    Unfortantly they hey are a very cheap entry level car. Generally there are not known for quality but there are people that have had great success with them.
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    The only thing against Tamiya is there 1/10 rally...

    The only thing against Tamiya is there 1/10 rally cars are considerably smaller, so it's offroad capabilities are very limited due to its size.
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    That's a common misconception. bash cars are...

    That's a common misconception.

    bash cars are not stronger....they are cheap, basic entry level cars.

    generally u will find high quality race inspired rc cars are a lot more durable than a entry...
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    Sorry don't get me wrong, what ever you do don't...

    Sorry don't get me wrong, what ever you do don't buy a car purely on looks. I was just interested if there was any u really dident like.

    here is a old video that's worth a watch, but it doesent...
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    Tough one..... For pure bashing capability I...

    Tough one..... For pure bashing capability I would sugest the Traxxas. But it's not exactly very scale looking compared to some of the other vehicles.

    so saying that. I would recommend seeing if u...
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    The New Axial yeti Xl might be worth a look.......

    The New Axial yeti Xl might be worth a look.... It's Axial's attempt to address the durability issues with the 1/10 yeti..

    but it its to early to say... It's just to new
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    The Kings are more for scale looks on crawlers......

    The Kings are more for scale looks on crawlers... On a high speed wraith u would most likely bend them.

    The hard part is going to be.... Figuring out if the suspension is to slow or to fast.
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