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11-15-2005, 07:08 AM
Replies: 16
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Posted By sasquatch1976

RE: Mini T

If it is totally stock I would get a few things to improve drivability and durabolity.

Get ball bgearings for the wheels.
Get some Alu oilshocks
Get a Speed300 motor or similar. It will...
11-14-2005, 07:39 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 525
Posted By sasquatch1976

RE: New to Mini-Z/IWaver micro scale

Yes. That much I figured out :) but then there is the compounds ??? (Based on the track description)

Anyone ??
11-13-2005, 04:45 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 525
Posted By sasquatch1976

New to Mini-Z/IWaver micro scale

Hey!

I have just joined the local 1:18 (because of winter time here in Denmark) and smaller club and have bought a Mini-Z + IWaver.

The track is very large and open and is an exact replica...
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Views: 2,419
Posted By sasquatch1976

RE: What engine to make my sons Stampede faster??

zaphod42 + others: Reedy duad mag 19 turn it is then together with RPM uorights + some 5 x 11 bearings (will get bearings from Germany. Much closer, and MUCH cheaper 24 pcs @ €20 sealed)

Will...
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Views: 2,419
Posted By sasquatch1976

RE: What engine to make my sons Stampede faster??

I just stumbled over this on Tower

http://www2.towerhobbies.com/cgi-bin/wti0001p?&I=LXGKC7&P=ML

This is so cheap so I just had to ask inhere if there is a good reason for this. Is it crap....
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Views: 2,419
Posted By sasquatch1976

RE: What engine to make my sons Stampede faster??

Thank you guys, and I'm sorry for the late reply. My portable PC just "gave up" a few days ago, but DELL is giving me a new and better (Weeh, thank you god for Complete Care)

I actually thought...
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Views: 2,419
Posted By sasquatch1976

What engine to make my sons Stampede faster??

After doing some research, and only got even more confused I thought I would just simply ask you guys about this. You usually provide som good information (or laugh at me erhm)[&o]

Well here...
11-02-2005, 11:28 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 691
Posted By sasquatch1976

RE: Mini-t price drop

Mip is simply a brand of RC parts. Like Associated, Traxxas, FG and so on
10-15-2005, 03:03 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,098
Posted By sasquatch1976

RE: Mah batteries?

Simple math really. 130 mAh x 20 hours = 2600 mAh's. In your case equals an almost fully charged pack. Expect the pack to reach its peak performance after a few recharges... They are not fully up to...
09-26-2005, 02:47 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 405
Posted By sasquatch1976

RE: 48 tooth gear removal

They should give in if heated. I bought a PyroPen to assist me when removing anything fastened with the red locktite. FG seems to have a speciel strong version at times hehe :):).

Only when I...
08-26-2005, 03:43 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,528
Posted By sasquatch1976

RE: FG BigFoot - AIR FILTER CLEANING

Ohh my bad then. Yes there has been some strange posting regulations and I understand most of them. I have send a PM
08-26-2005, 11:14 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,528
Posted By sasquatch1976

RE: FG BigFoot - AIR FILTER CLEANING

TGNman: Where do you get this prefilter. I have been looking at many threads inhere lately, but every one seems to be regarding some completely different filter or other combination from 3rd part...
08-26-2005, 11:08 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 460
Posted By sasquatch1976

RE: Cable brake question.

I use a much less advanced "tool". I simply thought that I might adapt the trick when setting the mesh on my smaller scale cars btw. the pinion /spur, and I use the FG plastic parts bag in between...
08-25-2005, 01:41 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,731
Posted By sasquatch1976

RE: how fast can we go?

You should have some way to go yet.

I have "recently" made a post regarding my MT-5 vs. REVO speed test using my speed gun....

I can easily hit at least 75-80 km/t (45-50 mph)

I have...
08-25-2005, 01:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 943
Posted By sasquatch1976

RE: Steering Servo Horn Length

Regarding the strength of the servo, then yes. The specs given by the manuf. of the servo is usually given @ 1cm (.40") from the servo gear center. So placing the steering connectors further from the...
08-16-2005, 04:02 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,840
Posted By sasquatch1976

RE: Rubber boots for axles?

hpiguy: [Late reply I know ;-) ]

No my sportsline touringcar came with the balldrives. Balldrives are only an option on the off-roaders and well worth the money if you get it together with the...
08-04-2005, 10:05 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 501
Posted By sasquatch1976

RE: FUEL FILTER

I have in-line filters on both my MT and my touringcar. I'm always very carefull about NOT getting dirt into the tank, but I'm able to see some grit and stuff in the filter.

My fuel lines aare...
08-04-2005, 09:57 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 631
Posted By sasquatch1976

RE: 2 speed

Turning in would make the shiftpoint later and out = sooner. It is sometimes ahrd to hear it shift as with the nitro touringcars destinct sound. But with a 20/44 gearing you should notice unnatural...
08-03-2005, 07:02 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 638
Posted By sasquatch1976

RE: MT diffs

I would upgrade the diff to FG # 8484. Alu conversion kit. Bearings included. The stock plastic part is NOT good. Also get one of the reinforced tubes for the diff. This holds up alot better, and...
07-28-2005, 05:00 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 675
Posted By sasquatch1976

RE: 1/4 scale servo choice

mad wax: Hitec 945MG. Still analogue as you like, but 13 kg (181 oz./in) vs. 9.6 kg (133 oz./in)
07-27-2005, 10:24 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 945
Posted By sasquatch1976

RE: hellllpppp. i need MB part #

avery4jc: Yes. Totally compliced mechanics..... I will spare you the stomach cramps from laughing at my own "problems" with the choke... A unit that has approx. 345979 settings... erhm....

Well...
07-25-2005, 01:03 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 938
Posted By sasquatch1976

RE: vented clutch bell?

The temperature on the CB is approx. 30-40 degrees C (85-100 deg. F)lower with the vented version, so I guess that the clutch is much happier inside there now. The main reason I got the vented...
07-25-2005, 03:13 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 938
Posted By sasquatch1976

RE: vented clutch bell?

I have the FG vented clutch bell on my touringcar. Love it. I don't think that (and have never experienced this either) stuff will get into the clutch. Just think of how fast it spins. I hereby...
07-24-2005, 03:51 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 700
Posted By sasquatch1976

RE: In need of new diff??

Good choice in getting the 8484 conversion kit. (Assuming your internal gears are OK).

I would definately put the absolutely stickiest oil in there you can get. FG has som small bottles (enough...
07-24-2005, 03:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 525
Posted By sasquatch1976

RE: 2 speed tranny?

I'm not quite sure what you are thinking about when you say "to make the new tranny fit" ?? When you buy the 2-speed you get a new clutch bell and new plastic gears. (the large gearweels are a little...
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