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Forum: RC Tanks
06-03-2014, 02:34 PM
Replies: 19
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Posted By grimgard

Some small updates.

I got my Sherman Tank crew from Sol models in Korea. and the detail is great! I painted them using acrylics and made the cigar out of a round toothpick. I think I have done all I can do on this tank....
Forum: RC Tanks
06-03-2014, 12:34 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,624
Posted By grimgard

This is most likely why I couldn't find any set...

This is most likely why I couldn't find any set up info on the web. No one can do it without turning it into a nightmare. It was designed to work the way it works so why try and force it to do what...
Forum: RC Tanks
06-02-2014, 08:35 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,624
Posted By grimgard

After trying everything I give up. I am putting...

After trying everything I give up. I am putting back in my Futaba 4YF 2.4ghz radio that works. No fuss no muss. Thanks for the advice!
Forum: RC Tanks
06-02-2014, 03:42 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,624
Posted By grimgard

Canon gun works perfectly Mix 1 Gear -> Elev ACT....

Canon gun works perfectly Mix 1 Gear -> Elev ACT. Rate D, SW on, U+125% trim INH
I cant get the machine gun to fire. Mix 2 Rudd -> Thro ACT. Rate D SW On, U + 125% trim INH

What am I doing...
Forum: RC Tanks
06-02-2014, 11:10 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,624
Posted By grimgard

Thank you! I will give it a try and post my...

Thank you! I will give it a try and post my results.
Forum: RC Tanks
06-02-2014, 10:42 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,624
Posted By grimgard

Thanks I was originally using a Futaba 4Y-F...

Thanks I was originally using a Futaba 4Y-F 2.4ghz and followed the direction in the build manual channel 1 to plug 1 and so on. I assume since this is for airplanes it is different. I defiantly want...
Forum: RC Tanks
06-02-2014, 09:34 AM
Forum: RC Tanks
06-02-2014, 09:30 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,624
Posted By grimgard

This is exactly what I would like to do. Now I...

This is exactly what I would like to do. Now I know it can be done I just need to figure out how.
Forum: RC Tanks
06-01-2014, 09:11 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,624
Posted By grimgard

Thanks guys. The more info the better. This is my...

Thanks guys. The more info the better. This is my first computer radio (TX) and allot of the terminology is over my head. Once I get my receiver (Tuesday) I will start working on it. Right now the...
Forum: RC Tanks
06-01-2014, 04:17 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,624
Posted By grimgard

Spektrum Dx6i for firing machine gun and main gun using the switches.

I recently ordered rhe DX6i to be used with my Tamiya M26 Pershing. I was hoping I could get some people who are using this radio to post there set ups. I would like to use the gear switch to fire...
05-23-2014, 12:11 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 874
Posted By grimgard

My latest pictures. ...

My latest pictures.

http://i58.tinypic.com/35d4tw8.jpg


http://i57.tinypic.com/98esns.jpg


http://i57.tinypic.com/vmuqkx.jpg
Forum: RC Tanks
05-21-2014, 07:19 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 5,128
Posted By grimgard

I agree! I knew someday I would own a Tamiya...

I agree! I knew someday I would own a Tamiya Tank. Tamiya is king when it comes to scale and realism. I just bought a Spektrum DX6i so I can use the canon and machine gun with the press of a button....
Forum: RC Tanks
05-20-2014, 05:41 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 5,128
Posted By grimgard

Sorry I meant when not in use I assume you can...

Sorry I meant when not in use I assume you can put your crew back in? The M26 Pershing has a removable hatch with spacers so it can be rotated and removed so the targeting system can be swapped out.
Forum: RC Tanks
05-20-2014, 05:40 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 5,128
Posted By grimgard

Thanks for the info! I'll look into it.

Thanks for the info! I'll look into it.
Forum: RC Tanks
05-20-2014, 10:23 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 5,128
Posted By grimgard

This is my first Tank build and I did not know...

This is my first Tank build and I did not know that about the gear box. I am so pleased that I now own one and can't wait to find others to battle with. Can I ask how hard it is to swap out the...
Forum: RC Tanks
05-19-2014, 09:44 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,386
Posted By grimgard

Amazing detail and craftsmanship!

Amazing detail and craftsmanship!
Forum: RC Tanks
05-19-2014, 12:49 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 5,128
Posted By grimgard

Sine the build I also replaced the other two...

Sine the build I also replaced the other two Tamiya style plugs with deans, did more wire organizing, and the turret rotates perfectly. I did add some decals to the ammo box's and wooden box's as...
Forum: RC Tanks
05-19-2014, 12:31 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 5,128
Posted By grimgard

Thanks Guys! I have some more updates to show you...

Thanks Guys! I have some more updates to show you and I would be happy to post the build photos! All I need is to find some other Tankers! I will get some recent photos of the small scale updates I...
05-16-2014, 10:45 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 695
Posted By grimgard

Impressive! Do you plan on adding electronics? or...

Impressive! Do you plan on adding electronics? or will it be a static model?
05-16-2014, 10:28 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 26,342
Posted By grimgard

Reminds me of my Kyosho HOR. The rider moves when...

Reminds me of my Kyosho HOR. The rider moves when steering the bike. I used a 800mah 2s lipo on my HOR and the battery was small enough to fit in the battery compartment. I also added some stick on...
Forum: RC Tanks
05-16-2014, 10:12 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 5,128
Posted By grimgard

Thumbs up Tamiya 1/16 M26 Pershing Tank

I have wanted a RC tank since the late 1970's/ early 1980's when a older kid had a RC Tamiya Tank at our local school playground. I always kept my eyes open for deals and would shake my head at the...
05-15-2014, 08:30 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,475
Posted By grimgard

Amazing detail and build. I would be almost...

Amazing detail and build. I would be almost scared to run it.
05-15-2014, 07:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 874
Posted By grimgard

Here is how it turned out. It's my first kit...

Here is how it turned out. It's my first kit build and allot of the parts I made from scratch so apologies for the build quality.


http://i60.tinypic.com/2vvjp55.jpg
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05-15-2014, 07:18 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 874
Posted By grimgard

HK Prince Williams Motor Yatch

I spent the last week building this kit from Hobby king http://www.hobbyking.com/hobbyking/store/__28519__Prince_William_Motor_Yacht_Composite_Boat_Kit_490mm.html here is what the kit should look...
Replies: 4
Views: 3,106
Posted By grimgard

This is my set up. HobbyKing 50A Boat...

This is my set up.



HobbyKing 50A Boat ESC 3A UBEC

Turnigy TSS-10HM Digital Micro Servo 2.2kg / 10g / 0.12

D2826-6 2200kv Outrunner Motor
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