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06-01-2009, 08:40 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 20,564
Posted By Creepy Crawler

RE: New Bright FJ Cruiser

So much for that. Those silver cans from Radio Shack were pieces of poop. I didn't even make it outside. Just a few minutes of running them and smoke, smoke and more smoke. Guess I'm going to put the...
06-01-2009, 12:29 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 20,564
Posted By Creepy Crawler

RE: New Bright FJ Cruiser

So much for that. Those POS motors from radio shack were a waste of my money. I got everything back together and didn't even make it outside. Smoke, more smoke and a straining motors. I'm putting the...
05-31-2009, 09:20 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 20,564
Posted By Creepy Crawler

RE: New Bright FJ Cruiser

After my cry for help, Texx posted some helpful photo's that "got my gears turning". I figured I'd take a stab at this 4th gear mod and try my hand at it. I used coat hanger wire that I bent to shape...
05-31-2009, 02:34 PM
Replies: 166
Views: 11,172
Posted By Creepy Crawler

RE: General New Bright Chat

You could also post in this thread to let us know what you have, I'm sure not all of us check the classifieds for new bright stuff. You could even post yout stuff in the classifieds and let us know...
05-28-2009, 02:29 PM
05-26-2009, 07:45 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 20,564
Posted By Creepy Crawler

RE: New Bright FJ Cruiser

I have finally "hit the wall" so to speak and I'm reaching out to my fellow New Bright modifiers. I have recently came into possesion (froma helpful source)of the 2 gears that I need to make the 4th...
05-09-2009, 01:22 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,923
Posted By Creepy Crawler

RE: gear mod

So is it 32 or 34 pitch yale? Maybe just a typo
05-03-2009, 08:50 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 20,564
Posted By Creepy Crawler

RE: New Bright FJ Cruiser

Thanks for all the positive feedback. I have brought this build up to date and there hasn't been a lot of work on it as of late but I will post more pics and a video or 2 once I get it put back...
05-02-2009, 12:00 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 20,564
Posted By Creepy Crawler

RE: New Bright FJ Cruiser

No offense yacos but your translation isn't the greatest. If you mean does shaving the bottom of the axles affect the gears, no it doesn't. You have to be very careful to not remove too much but it...
04-30-2009, 09:33 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 20,564
Posted By Creepy Crawler

RE: New Bright FJ Cruiser

I do indeed texx, just waiting for the right gears to turn up. I also need to make a video of the winch in action and upload it for others to see. It is very strong.
04-30-2009, 08:09 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 20,564
Posted By Creepy Crawler

RE: New Bright FJ Cruiser

I realize that texx, believe me. RCnoobie was the one that got me started on all this and cobra69's gear research is amazing. KE4QPF and yaleforscale as well as others are equally inspiring. Here's...
04-30-2009, 07:14 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 20,564
Posted By Creepy Crawler

RE: New Bright FJ Cruiser

Inspired by texx, I set out to build a "budget winch" and here is what I came up with. I had a broken black and decker bit driver in the garage that was just laying around and I was actually looking...
04-30-2009, 06:42 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 20,564
Posted By Creepy Crawler

RE: New Bright FJ Cruiser

For the body, it's still curently a work in progress. I liked some of the other ideas on here about having a removable body so I used plastic coat hanger and some fuel line from the garage to keep...
04-30-2009, 06:25 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 20,564
Posted By Creepy Crawler

RE: New Bright FJ Cruiser

Another project that took me some time and was covered in a different post( http://www.rcuniverse.com/forum/m_8653076/tm.htm ) is my "dig unit". I wanted to be able to cut off the power to my rear...
04-30-2009, 06:15 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 20,564
Posted By Creepy Crawler

RE: New Bright FJ Cruiser

I also wanted a skid plate, so I bought some 22 gauge steel and found a way to bend it with out a sheetmetal brake. Here's a link: ...
04-30-2009, 06:07 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 20,564
Posted By Creepy Crawler

RE: New Bright FJ Cruiser

My axles have been modifed by shaving the pumpkins and removing the extra plastic. For the steering, I removed the center return spring and modifed the steering links by removing the stock plastic...
04-30-2009, 05:26 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 20,564
Posted By Creepy Crawler

New Bright FJ Cruiser

Well, after some modification, it's time I start my own build thread to share my idea's and progress with others. I have owned my 1:10 scale new bright FJ cruiser for almost 3 years now and have...
04-24-2009, 11:00 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,941
Posted By Creepy Crawler

RE: F-150 trail rig

Cobra69, awesome job! Very creative work! I like the axle flip the best, and how it puts the motors in towards the chasis. It gets my wheels turning! I would place a square piece of lexan/plastic...
04-20-2009, 04:03 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,923
Posted By Creepy Crawler

RE: gear mod

What about this web site? www.rushgears.com You can design your own gears, but I bet it's expensive!!!
04-20-2009, 09:12 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 8,198
Posted By Creepy Crawler

RE: New bright rockcrawler LR3 battery question

I drew a picture to kill some time and give you an idea of a parallel battery connector. Keep in mind that the tamiaya type plugs are very high resistance and as it's been said before, switching to...
04-20-2009, 08:52 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 8,198
Posted By Creepy Crawler

RE: New bright rockcrawler LR3 battery question

Fasty, welcome aboard! As long as it's 9.6v, you should be fine. The more mAh's you have the longer your run time and you should always try to find the most mAh's when buying a new battery. Are...
04-19-2009, 07:48 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,923
Posted By Creepy Crawler

RE: gear mod

Has anyone found a web site/store where these gears that texx mentioned above are readily available. Also, any insight as to if the higher the final drive number is better or not would be greatly...
04-18-2009, 02:35 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 6,490
Posted By Creepy Crawler

RE: R/C-TOYS GALLERY

New Bright 1:10 FJ Cruiser Before/During/After (Still in Progress)
04-17-2009, 02:40 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,977
Posted By Creepy Crawler

RE: New Bright 1:10 Rear Dig?

Texx
On your winch switch, what type of switch did you use? I am having trouble finding a switch that works in 3 positions. On/Off/Reverse power Is there a more tecnical name for this or what. ...
04-13-2009, 02:53 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,977
Posted By Creepy Crawler

RE: New Bright 1:10 Rear Dig?

Sorry for the glare/blur. I never claimed to be good at taking phographs.
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