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Forum: RC Tanks
02-13-2019, 04:12 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 140
Posted By RC_BobM

Its possible to use a servo motor for a drive...

Its possible to use a servo motor for a drive motor. But it must be modified for full rotation. Also I find they are very noisy - they are really only intended for short movements. Another...
Forum: RC Tanks
02-12-2019, 09:05 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 549
Posted By RC_BobM

Pah Co Chu Puk - the Classy Hobby kits are...

Pah Co Chu Puk - the Classy Hobby kits are usually in the range of $100-$140.

Panther F - Nice Images - beauty of a model! Love the tracks. Hopefully someone will make the metal version tracks -...
Forum: RC Tanks
02-11-2019, 06:50 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 6,564
Posted By RC_BobM

Nice work Eddyk. I think your E8 is one of the...

Nice work Eddyk. I think your E8 is one of the best as well. Super cool details - the rear folding rack is superb. Love the figures as well. You definitely nailed the movie tank. The axles...
Forum: RC Tanks
02-11-2019, 06:35 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 368
Posted By RC_BobM

I like your Sherman. I have one as well, so far...

I like your Sherman. I have one as well, so far its held up pretty well. Its a heavy little bugger.
Bob
Forum: RC Tanks
02-11-2019, 06:32 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 549
Posted By RC_BobM

Wow cool! I'm stoked about this one. I prob...

Wow cool! I'm stoked about this one. I prob won't RC it - pretty small even in 1/16. But I like the Classy Hobby PZII Luch, Its a neat reference for bigger scales! 35rcrtank made a sweet RC...
Forum: RC Tanks
02-08-2019, 08:55 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,129
Posted By RC_BobM

Very cool video. Looks like a great model. Bob

Very cool video. Looks like a great model.
Bob
Forum: RC Tanks
02-02-2019, 07:39 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 936
Posted By RC_BobM

Looks great with camo! I like the way you made...

Looks great with camo! I like the way you made the drivers hatches functional - no easy task to cut those out!

Very nice details!

Bob
Forum: RC Tanks
02-01-2019, 01:53 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 5,256
Posted By RC_BobM

Great looking M60. The camo looks great with...

Great looking M60. The camo looks great with desert background. Glad you got the track issue sorted out. Would hate for that model to be a shelf queen.

Great idea on the heat shrink for rubber...
Forum: RC Tanks
02-01-2019, 09:55 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 535
Posted By RC_BobM

Hopefully the toilet is mine resistant. LOL. ...

Hopefully the toilet is mine resistant. LOL. Didn't know these vehicles were so equipped.
Forum: RC Tanks
02-01-2019, 09:51 AM
Replies: 110
Views: 4,060
Posted By RC_BobM

No rubber wheels - probably to reduce cost of...

No rubber wheels - probably to reduce cost of kit. A mold is required for the rubber tires, and processing and logistics. Makes for a nice model (with rubber tires) but adds considerable cost to...
Forum: RC Tanks
01-28-2019, 06:01 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 387
Posted By RC_BobM

FOA makes a D body - that is a C. Also the FOA...

FOA makes a D body - that is a C. Also the FOA metal version is riveted. Finally the FOA version the drivetrain, wheels and tracks are all resin plastic (only metal body). If the body is plastic...
Forum: RC Tanks
01-23-2019, 03:55 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 4,060
Posted By RC_BobM

Sometimes I don't understand Tamiya marketing. ...

Sometimes I don't understand Tamiya marketing. An M60 or T-54/55 would have been more appealing to me. Heck even a Bradley would be cool. The Sheridan is a definite "Meh" - esp at Tamiya prices. ...
Forum: RC Tanks
01-20-2019, 06:05 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,129
Posted By RC_BobM

Really great to see one nearing completion. ...

Really great to see one nearing completion. Looks fantastic. Hopefully the printed hull and bits will hold up better than M60. Love those tracks!
Bob
Forum: RC Tanks
01-18-2019, 06:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 268
Posted By RC_BobM

If that's the case then a M2.5 SHCS should work...

If that's the case then a M2.5 SHCS should work as a driver. Seems odd a 2mm dia screw would have a 2mm flats head - but for "scale" screws probably true. Try M2.5 socket head screw as driver. The...
Forum: RC Tanks
01-18-2019, 06:15 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 287
Posted By RC_BobM

Sweet brass work on the detail parts. They look...

Sweet brass work on the detail parts. They look fantastic. The RC Kubel is fun. I added weight to mine over rear wheels and it drove a lot better. Nice work on the animation figure - a bit of a...
Forum: RC Tanks
01-18-2019, 06:07 PM
Replies: 772
Views: 51,271
Posted By RC_BobM

Crius With rubber tires that is a great deal....

Crius
With rubber tires that is a great deal. They do look great. Can the drive train handle metal wheels and larger tires?

Heck one tire, no rim on RC4WD is $30! Ten would be $300. So that is a...
Forum: RC Tanks
01-18-2019, 06:03 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 721
Posted By RC_BobM

strmnd54 I'd say that looks really good! Seems...

strmnd54 I'd say that looks really good! Seems to be very repeatable shot to shot. Looks great with LED flash.
B
Forum: RC Tanks
01-18-2019, 12:57 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 654
Posted By RC_BobM

Nice panzer 4. I like the figures. They really...

Nice panzer 4. I like the figures. They really add a lot of detail.

As for the Tamiya electronics: "And most important, tamiya electronics to the bin and replaced with some aftermarket ones." ...
Forum: RC Tanks
01-14-2019, 11:51 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 268
Posted By RC_BobM

If the M2 is 4mm across flats of hex -you'd want...

If the M2 is 4mm across flats of hex -you'd want an M5 SHCS. The key (hex size) size for M5 is 4mm.
Forum: RC Tanks
01-12-2019, 04:07 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 301
Posted By RC_BobM

NiMh are stable, but they get very hot when...

NiMh are stable, but they get very hot when charging. I had a NiMH battery catch fire once - its not pretty. Chemical fire that is hard to extinguish. I accidently overcharged it (quick charged it...
Forum: RC Tanks
01-04-2019, 03:25 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 526
Posted By RC_BobM

Wow I like the Brad Pitt figure, really cool...

Wow I like the Brad Pitt figure, really cool likeness! Some really cool figures. Love the German para's as well. Great prices!

One figure says 1/35 scale - the rest are 1/16. Probably a...
Forum: RC Tanks
01-04-2019, 03:19 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 330
Posted By RC_BobM

Hi I can see the add under tank classifieds. ...

Hi I can see the add under tank classifieds. Nice looking vehicles. Unfortunately I have all of those. Good luck selling them.
Bob
Forum: RC Tanks
01-02-2019, 05:37 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 526
Posted By RC_BobM

BP the figures look great. Very unique looking. ...

BP the figures look great. Very unique looking. I agree the Russian looks a little stunned. Nice paint job on both.
B
Forum: RC Tanks
01-02-2019, 05:32 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 470
Posted By RC_BobM

Those look great! Korea vets! Nice paint jobs! ...

Those look great! Korea vets! Nice paint jobs!
B
Forum: RC Tanks
12-31-2018, 10:45 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 721
Posted By RC_BobM

Wow that is cool. Some serious engineering going...

Wow that is cool. Some serious engineering going on in that little space. Very cool - the main gun fire looks great.
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