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Forum: RC Tanks
10-26-2020, 04:51 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 455
Posted By tankme

Mine also. Payment has cleared and I got the...

Mine also. Payment has cleared and I got the Email saying they were getting them ready to ship.
Forum: RC Tanks
10-26-2020, 12:04 AM
Replies: 185
Views: 9,568
Posted By tankme

I'm guessing you get 8 because his mold is of 4...

I'm guessing you get 8 because his mold is of 4 and you need 6 if I remember correctly. There are the 4 (2 on each bin) for the two storage bins on the sides of the turret. The other two go on the...
Forum: RC Tanks
10-25-2020, 09:34 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 455
Posted By tankme

I decided to pick up a set for myself... :) ...

I decided to pick up a set for myself... :) Can't wait for them to get here.
Forum: RC Tanks
10-25-2020, 12:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 328
Posted By tankme

Not everyone is looking for a "scale" tank, but I...

Not everyone is looking for a "scale" tank, but I would agree it might be hard to sell especially if its not running anymore. Scratch building a tank takes a lot of trial, error, tools, and...
Forum: RC Tanks
10-25-2020, 12:17 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 455
Posted By tankme

We had a wrecked MRAP yard behind our compound...

We had a wrecked MRAP yard behind our compound while I was at Kandahar Airfield. It is amazing how much damage those things can take and still have the crew compartment intact. I have two of the...
Forum: RC Tanks
10-22-2020, 01:17 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 20,368
Posted By tankme

I still have a Hotmail account...although I don't...

I still have a Hotmail account...although I don't use it. :)
Forum: RC Tanks
10-22-2020, 09:48 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 20,368
Posted By tankme

That's strange that they are Chinese because all...

That's strange that they are Chinese because all of the Heng Long vids I've seen are in Korean. Having lived there I can recognize the language even if I don't know exactly what they are saying. I...
Forum: RC Tanks
10-22-2020, 09:46 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 635
Posted By tankme

My local hobby shop seems to be out of everything...

My local hobby shop seems to be out of everything I want when I go there. I asked about Milliput and the person had no idea what I was talking about. I found that at Hobby Lobby though.
Forum: RC Tanks
10-21-2020, 10:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 294
Posted By tankme

Those geared scooter motors are awesome. I have...

Those geared scooter motors are awesome. I have used them in three different 1/6th combat tank builds. They have tons of power. I have them in 350W and 400W, but my combat tanks weigh over 100lbs....
Forum: RC Tanks
10-21-2020, 03:57 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 20,368
Posted By tankme

????_??????_????_????????...

????_??????_????_???????? (http://www.hl1986.com/Home/Index/index.html#page2)

HL websites are notoriously bad and outdated. Their tanks may be made in China, but the company is Korean.
Forum: RC Tanks
10-20-2020, 01:51 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 203
Posted By tankme

39mm is also what I have as a measurement.

39mm is also what I have as a measurement.
Forum: RC Tanks
10-18-2020, 07:27 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 635
Posted By tankme

Everyone praises Paypal, but I've heard horror...

Everyone praises Paypal, but I've heard horror stories about them also. I wouldn't absolutely trust them to make things right. If it seems to good to be true, it probably isn't true. Taking the risk...
Forum: RC Tanks
10-17-2020, 12:52 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 223
Posted By tankme

Crius, I don't have a Panzer 3, but HL has a...

Crius, I don't have a Panzer 3, but HL has a compatibility chart. Looks like the part number for the Panzer 3 is 3849-1. It would be the same set I'm using in this SU-152. I bought them through...
Forum: RC Tanks
10-17-2020, 08:33 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 223
Posted By tankme

Yes the barrel will recoil. The inner diameter...

Yes the barrel will recoil. The inner diameter of the recoil mechanism provided with the conversion is too small for the new barrel and there is not enough material to make it larger without...
Forum: RC Tanks
10-17-2020, 12:14 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 223
Posted By tankme

https://cimg8.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.rcuniverse.com-vb...

https://cimg8.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.rcuniverse.com-vbulletin/2000x1504/101_0466_64716f1f9277cd65ee8013d78cc2a0e0128f66ff.jpg
Rear deck details. Simulated flipping of the engine cover as the SU-152...
Forum: RC Tanks
10-17-2020, 12:05 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 223
Posted By tankme

https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.rcuniverse.com-vb...

https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.rcuniverse.com-vbulletin/2000x1117/101_0464_2e8818eb14d0417b07b144f54d4d6c0ab8a89f31.jpg
Scratch built grab bars, start of the axe mount that needs to be finished,...
Forum: RC Tanks
10-16-2020, 11:51 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 223
Posted By tankme

Another Armoured Models SU-152

Finally getting close to finishing this thing so I thought I'd start a build thread. It is a highly modified Armoured Models SU-152 conversion kit on a Heng Long KV-1 upper hull and a Taigen/Torro...
Forum: RC Tanks
10-16-2020, 11:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 287
Posted By tankme

No, but I think it's a stupid idea to release a...

No, but I think it's a stupid idea to release a tank that has already been made by Heng Long. Need a different tank, not something that is already filled a niche.
Forum: RC Tanks
10-09-2020, 06:42 AM
Replies: 185
Views: 9,568
Posted By tankme

Storage box handles you say: ...

Storage box handles you say: https://www.ebay.com/itm/Special-Ops-1-16-Storage-Handles-for-M1A1-M1A2-Abrams-8-pc-Trumpeter-16018-/202679938766 Or Shumo also makes a set for the Pershing that are...
Forum: RC Tanks
10-07-2020, 04:35 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 15,222
Posted By tankme

I stopped checking on the status long ago and...

I stopped checking on the status long ago and bought a HL T-72 instead as I stated before. Let's see...Waltherson decided to announce it. Then they said well we are concentrating on the FOV stuff. ...
Forum: RC Tanks
10-05-2020, 11:55 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 249
Posted By tankme

There are aftermarket control boards, but only...

There are aftermarket control boards, but only the Heng Long TX will bind to the HL TK6.0 board. The TK6.0 has a built in receiver. There are lots of aftermarket control board that will use hobby...
Forum: RC Tanks
10-02-2020, 10:00 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,863
Posted By tankme

This post is from 6 years ago.

This post is from 6 years ago.
Forum: RC Tanks
09-28-2020, 06:12 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 434
Posted By tankme

For those that can't interpret that link, here is...

For those that can't interpret that link, here is the video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZHBOKQUGNOo
Forum: RC Tanks
09-28-2020, 06:30 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 434
Posted By tankme

Most computer fans come in set sizes like 40, 60,...

Most computer fans come in set sizes like 40, 60, 80, 92, 120, and 140mm. They run off 12V, but will run off of lower voltage with lower RPM. They also make thinner than normal computer fans. I...
Forum: RC Tanks
09-21-2020, 10:52 AM
Replies: 185
Views: 9,568
Posted By tankme

I have converted to the XT60 connector on my...

I have converted to the XT60 connector on my batteries also. For the tanks I haven't converted to the XT60 (yet) I built myself a gender changer cable so it doesn't stop me from using them based on...
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