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RE: any of you ever get surgery?

oh yeah - had the in grown toe nail surgery twice - got the fungus to go with it, so extenuating circumstances that just made it not heal right. so now about every 4 months I get this 1/2 inch long...
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RE: any of you ever get surgery?

don't f' with the toe surgery - seems simple enough - but if you're going in for the ingrown toe nail removal, they peel back the top of the nail and cut out the "root" cells that make toe nail -...
Forum: RC Car General Discussions 04-19-2011, 02:02 PM
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Posted By sam rojas
RE: Are People Crap Every where????

I think ya did right. If the decent people of this world can't commit to reacting to bold faced absolute rubbish in other people (fists, or otherwise), we will all become rubbish by default. The...
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RE: would this work as a BL setup?

yeah all the warnings on Lipo make ya a bit hesitant to go that direction. Have to tell you though, those warnings can be applied to any battery charger. Stupid little AA Energizer wall charger can...
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RE: The Evader Coalition ~ T.E.C.

just looked in the parts box - have one of those CVs (don't know where the matching one is - lol, sold that truck about a year ago). U want it, it's yours - lmk.

btw - It takes about the...
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RE: The Evader Coalition ~ T.E.C.

looks like a Sprint ESC / stock motor - probably losing reverse, so it's not transitioning correctly from forward to braking to reverse. easiest way to check is to play around with the trim to the...
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RE: The Evader Coalition ~ T.E.C.

Listen to the Lug - get a Sidewinder or a used Mamba Max (MM doesn't need the castle link - direct plug with Mini-USB into computer for tuning - software is free download from Castle) and if you...
Forum: RC Car General Discussions 02-06-2011, 01:31 PM
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Posted By sam rojas
RE: scam? your opinions?

total scam. don't be so comfortable about face to face deals - about 1/4 of those are crap too - unless you want to sit around starbucks for 1/2 an hour testing everything out - lol. Paypal...
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RE: Good 1/10 Kit Truck

and BTW - best RC vehicle ever made was from the 80's - Tamiya Sand Scorcher. Absolutely a beast for bashing, while also being hard to distinguish from an actual baja buggy when put together right. ...
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Posted By sam rojas
RE: Good 1/10 Kit Truck

get yourself set up with good electronics (novak or MM Pro BL with a good 5600 to 7700 kv motor) and a comparable 2.4 ghz Rx/tx and good metal gear servos. - that's gonna put you at the $250 range...
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RE: The Evader Coalition - T.E.C.

find an XL-5 (Traxxas) - usually find em for $25+ or so on sleezebay or hobby boards. they have a 50% power mode. couple other ESCs have that as well, but seem to be a lot of XL-5s out there from...
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RE: The Evader Coalition - T.E.C.

I've got the EXT CVD's on my 1 ext rig. haven't failed one yet (actually still have a 2nd set in the package)
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RE: The Evader Coalition - T.E.C.

after washer - part 82, then pin, then wheel, then nut.
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RE: The Evader Coalition - T.E.C.

at the right price they move just like any other rig. Ebay pretty well flooded with EXT's for buy-it-now $90 so ya gotta compete with the lack of knowledge between the base EXT's and what ya get...
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RE: The Evader Coalition - T.E.C.

Not familiar with the nitro Evader, but the rear shock tower on the RC10GT is an interested set up, rear of the tranny. It's basically a couple of pieces that mount vertical with two screws thru the...
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RE: The Evader Coalition - T.E.C.

tried some RPM parts on my nitro RC10 GT - think I like there stuff - very beefy. DTX ball cups pretty much do the job for a while and then snap. Next order from RC Boyz, gonna see about getting...
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RE: The Evader Coalition - T.E.C.

it was my full graphite, pro version - front end (including that bumper) transmitted all the force straight thru to the servo cage - the battery came in as a battering ram and shoved the servo...
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RE: The Evader Coalition - T.E.C.

30+ into a curb with no steering - I feel your pain - lol.
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RE: The Evader Coalition - T.E.C.

bad vader crash tonight. was liking that D4 copperhead with the Intellispeed 8t ESC and a kickass GP3300. launched off a speed bump, musta caught the steering servo wires during the hood slide...
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RE: The Evader Coalition - T.E.C.

what ever you use, make sure it's not leaving any residue - I'd go straight rubbing alcohol or just wipe em down.
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RE: The Evader Coalition - T.E.C.

quick and easy is to look at the screws - if all phillips head = EXT. #2 - look at the tranny - if dog bones with smallish ends = EXT; #3 did it come with Bearings instead of Bushings in all the...
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RE: The Evader Coalition - T.E.C.

thanks, but just not functional as an actual basher.

you can make your own by using nips to cut paper clips or heavy solid wire into the 10mm lengths. simply called Wheel Pins or Spring Pins. ...
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RE: The Evader Coalition - T.E.C.

picked up a couple used 3300 packs on the cheap ($15 ea) and damn do they kick ass. 2 matched GPs and a Sanyo pack. with my 14t Copperhead D4, Evader #1 is running like a rapped ape. Nice....Gotta...
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RE: The Evader Coalition - T.E.C.

New Open Box Duratrax EVADER ST PRO RTR - $100 (Anaheim) - with rx/tx, charger, some cheapo battery

Date: 2009-09-13, 4:31PM PDT
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RE: The Evader Coalition - T.E.C.

picked up a nitro Associated RC10 GT this weekend at a garage sale for $40. Too cheap to pass up - is in awesome shape with the 0.15 AE motor. came with everything - tools, chargers, rx/tx, MG...
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