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Forum: RC 1/8th Scale Buggies 05-03-2013, 10:39 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,157
Posted By johndavis
RE: Racing a Losi 810

un the original engine and was competive with it. he always was in the top 3 in the race.
Forum: RC 1/8th Scale Buggies 04-29-2013, 11:26 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,157
Posted By johndavis
RE: Racing a Losi 810

guy at the trtack i race with put a losi eight 2.0 tank in his 150 cc he used the 2.0 clutch and clutch bell. why he had to do that i have no idea.
Forum: RC 1/8th Scale Buggies 04-28-2013, 08:02 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,157
Posted By johndavis
RE: Racing a Losi 810

to answer your question for club races nthe 810 is fine. but if you race in the roar sactioned events the 810 does not meet the specs of the 1/8th buggy rules. the 810 is a inbetween class. why losi...
Forum: RC 1/8th Scale Buggies 03-19-2013, 12:09 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,119
Posted By johndavis
RE: Losi 8ight 2.0

your first 3 questions would be hard to answer unless you can find someone  that races at the track you do. there is so many different setups for each track.  the diff fluid is a big part. i would...
Forum: RC 1/8th Scale Buggies 03-03-2013, 02:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 491
Posted By johndavis
RE: new motor, break in help

mine had the force .28 everything lined up good.
Forum: RC 1/8th Scale Buggies 03-03-2013, 12:04 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 491
Posted By johndavis
RE: new motor, break in help

stock motor mounts with no problem.
Forum: RC 1/8th Scale Buggies 03-01-2013, 11:55 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 491
Posted By johndavis
RE: new motor, break in help

read the manual it will tell you. i run the dynamite .21 in my lx 1. i broke mine in off the ground 6 idle tanks let cool down between each one of them. make sure it runs rich. and have a extra glow...
Forum: Car Nitro & Gas Engines 02-14-2013, 11:31 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 640
Posted By johndavis
RE: Fuel coming out of stinger???

pull the plug, turn the engine over. it should start rught up.  if the muffler is full of fuel  it will spit ot for a while.  you can turn the buggy on its side with the muffler down to clear most if...
Forum: Car Nitro & Gas Engines 02-14-2013, 11:19 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,227
Posted By johndavis
RE: Sh 18 engine won't fire

make sure the glow igniter is fully charged.  it will glow the plug  but after the compression hit it it might be to weak to start.
Forum: RC Car General Discussions 02-14-2013, 11:10 PM
Replies: 345
Views: 17,338
Posted By johndavis
RE: why is nitro hated by some???

syco, i seen that  its been awhile.  that was funny.  think i could have sold him a muffler bearing?
Forum: RC Car General Discussions 02-14-2013, 11:07 PM
Replies: 345
Views: 17,338
Posted By johndavis
RE: why is nitro hated by some???

well its like asking someone what is better ford ,chevy, or dodge. you will get 5 thousand different answers. run what you like, both have their place. i got 1 nitro and 1 electric i like both. i...
Forum: Beginners 02-11-2013, 03:05 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,664
Posted By johndavis
RE: New Alpha 40 Prop Problem

from what ive heard  its secondary to your home owners insurance.  is that right?
Forum: AMA Discussions 02-11-2013, 02:55 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,513
Posted By johndavis
RE: Uh Oh !!

they are trying to take away our guns now this. we need to write our congressmen and senators and raise cain. the government wants to controll our lives totally. why dont we ban the 19th hole at the...
Forum: RC 1/8th Scale Buggies 02-08-2013, 11:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 681
Posted By johndavis
RE: Servo jitter if unplug one the other work normal

i would clean the conectors. sounds like something loose or dirty.
Forum: RC 1/8th Scale Buggies 02-06-2013, 12:34 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,801
Posted By johndavis
RE: ofna ultra lx engine upgrade help

my lx 1 came with the force .28 it was a good motor. i went with the dynamite because of the rules. if not racing get what size you want. the only negitive thing i can say about the force .28 is the...
Forum: RC Car General Discussions 02-03-2013, 08:00 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,001
Posted By johndavis
RE: Tips for polishing graphite and aluminum chassis

ve used wenol on aluminum parts, it works good
Forum: Car Nitro & Gas Engines 02-03-2013, 07:57 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,756
Posted By johndavis
RE: How to clean engine internals.

great post joe maxx that is close to what i was talking about. more detail.
Forum: RC 1/8th Scale Buggies 02-03-2013, 02:41 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 707
Posted By johndavis
RE: More Questions...in need of a new engine.

yes it is hard to break in a engine in cold weather
Forum: Car Nitro & Gas Engines 02-02-2013, 06:58 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,756
Posted By johndavis
RE: How to clean engine internals.

you dont use wd-40 as a after run oil  its used as a cleaner.  wd-40 will not hurt for a few days  it will take quite a while for the wd-40 to hurt the bearings. if wd 40 hurt bearings right off my...
Forum: RC 1/8th Scale Buggies 02-02-2013, 06:51 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 707
Posted By johndavis
RE: More Questions...in need of a new engine.

dynamite recomends to idle through 6 tanks before driving.    and letting it cool down between tanks. and to make sure the piston is down when cooling.  i broke mine in this way and have raced it 2...
Forum: RC 1/8th Scale Buggies 02-02-2013, 06:45 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,801
Posted By johndavis
RE: ofna ultra lx engine upgrade help

i put a dynamite .21 in my lx 1 and love it. i used the same motor mounts and you can use the jp-2 pipe. also the flywheel and clucth and bell works also.
Forum: Car Nitro & Gas Engines 02-01-2013, 10:38 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,756
Posted By johndavis
RE: How to clean engine internals.

i agree with joemaxx.   if stored longer than a week  use after run oil. wd -40 is good, i use it alot for cleaning .
Forum: RC 1/8th Scale Buggies 01-27-2013, 07:27 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 707
Posted By johndavis
RE: More Questions...in need of a new engine.

i run the same engine. i like it my opinion is it is the best bang for the buck.as far as the pull start. i use a bump box. the dynamite .21 holds a tune very well. and starts right up quickly. i...
Forum: AMA Discussions 01-26-2013, 04:24 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 6,586
Posted By johndavis
RE: Model Aviation and Dogs

whats funny is that most of the bigger breed of dogs are more trained and less anoying than those small dogs
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