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Forum: RC Truggy
04-30-2010, 09:06 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 22,797
Posted By 20%nitro

RE: The official Z-Car ZMXT-8 Z-Truggy thread

finally got my truggy done and it seems to be ok. our local track is having a lot of trouble getting up an running this year so i havent had it on a track yet. if i like the truck in short form i...
Forum: RC Truggy
01-02-2010, 01:27 AM
Replies: 113
Views: 22,797
Posted By 20%nitro

RE: The official Z-Car ZMXT-8 Z-Truggy thread

was able to work on the kit today for a while. couple things i didnt like. the plastic washers on the side of the wing stay felt kinda gooey so i used some aluminum ones that i had insted. and i dont...
Forum: RC Truggy
12-31-2009, 05:25 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 22,797
Posted By 20%nitro

RE: The official Z-Car ZMXT-8 Z-Truggy thread

this is very similar to the method i use and has served me well for all my engines. the only thing i do different is run the engine just slightly rich until bout tank #10 (aprox 1250 cc) then it is...
Forum: RC Truggy
12-27-2009, 12:29 AM
Replies: 113
Views: 22,797
Posted By 20%nitro

RE: The official Z-Car ZMXT-8 Z-Truggy thread

once again thanks IL2mSturmovik for the help. this gives me someting to start with. have a race tomorrow noon, will have to use the old mugen truck to do this one.
Forum: RC Truggy
12-26-2009, 06:09 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 22,797
Posted By 20%nitro

RE: The official Z-Car ZMXT-8 Z-Truggy thread

yea misasi, i am with you on the star hex, i think when used with the z wheel it would be stronger but not sure when used with regular hex.

i am at a stand still for now on the assy because i...
Forum: RC Truggy
12-25-2009, 09:03 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 22,797
Posted By 20%nitro

RE: The official Z-Car ZMXT-8 Z-Truggy thread

i am sure there are many differences between the buggy and the truggy. these are some differences i have found: shock towers,arm length,chassis length,cvd and all the stuff to accommodate the longer...
Forum: RC Truggy
12-25-2009, 03:26 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 22,797
Posted By 20%nitro

RE: The official Z-Car ZMXT-8 Z-Truggy thread

i have the kits now and for the price i am surprised in the quality of the parts. i have only started assy but the diffs and the shocks are together (i like to build the shocks ahead of time so they...
Forum: RC Truggy
12-20-2009, 12:40 AM
Replies: 113
Views: 22,797
Posted By 20%nitro

RE: The official Z-Car ZMXT-8 Z-Truggy thread

thank you so much for the reply. that is exactly the info i was looking for. i ordered the kits along with some stiff springs and a few other parts today. should i order the aluminum bracket for the...
Forum: RC Truggy
12-18-2009, 10:58 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 22,797
Posted By 20%nitro

RE: The official Z-Car ZMXT-8 Z-Truggy thread

i am about to order 2 of the pro kits 1 for parts and the other for assy. but i am still concerned about how good the diffs are. does anyone have like 6-10 gallons on a set of well maintained diffs....
01-29-2008, 11:56 PM
Replies: 379
Views: 38,078
Posted By 20%nitro

RE: Vendetta Brushless motors... pros/cons

since i only run my detta st on the dirt oval im not a great source for tire choices elsewhere. the track i run on has been changing and is now hard packed almost like clay and they add sufff like...
01-29-2008, 08:15 PM
Replies: 379
Views: 38,078
Posted By 20%nitro

RE: Vendetta Brushless motors... pros/cons

Darkified i just removed 4 stock tires from some 18t wheels by bringing a pan of water to a rolling boil and dropping the tires and wheels in for 5 min and then using tongs flipped them over for 5...
01-14-2008, 12:56 AM
Replies: 379
Views: 38,078
Posted By 20%nitro

RE: Vendetta Brushless motors... pros/cons

johnny you should look at page 1 of this thread. if the comp x is going in a vendetta st or buggy you may want to reconsider. i tried them in mine and toasted one in 4 minutes and another in 3 four...
01-07-2008, 10:27 PM
Replies: 379
Views: 38,078
Posted By 20%nitro

RE: Vendetta Brushless motors... pros/cons

jae your beast was hookin up in the vid looked good in the air too. i added a 28mm huge heat sink to the ammo and the hottest i could get it was 163. i took the a miain with 42 laps and spanked 2...
01-04-2008, 12:25 AM
Replies: 379
Views: 38,078
Posted By 20%nitro

RE: Vendetta Brushless motors... pros/cons

everything is covered. i had to carve up the body a lot just to get the truggy tires under there and still get a little tire rub now and then since the tires are under the edge of the shell. the...
01-02-2008, 12:22 AM
Replies: 379
Views: 38,078
Posted By 20%nitro

RE: Vendetta Brushless motors... pros/cons

glad there is an edit button. i dont think i can use them they wont fit under the lm body.
01-01-2008, 11:38 PM
Replies: 379
Views: 38,078
Posted By 20%nitro

RE: Vendetta Brushless motors... pros/cons

thanks jae, im all up for that. now that the truggy set up is close to where i want, it is a real pleasure to drive. i did have the mamba set to flat line at 80% but reset it to linear default and i...
01-01-2008, 09:06 AM
Replies: 379
Views: 38,078
Posted By 20%nitro

RE: Vendetta Brushless motors... pros/cons

frozen, i bought mine about a year ago so if it turns out to be a good idea to switch it im all set. im gona try the heat sink on the ammo and see if that brings the temp down first. i didnt know the...
01-01-2008, 12:19 AM
Replies: 379
Views: 38,078
Posted By 20%nitro

RE: Vendetta Brushless motors... pros/cons

hello guys i havent been here in a while and just started dirt oval again a few weeks back. i installed all the suspension stuff to change the buggy to the truggy and wow the thing was a mess to...
Forum: RC Truggy
06-07-2007, 09:32 PM
Replies: 1,071
Views: 99,135
Posted By 20%nitro

RE: Official Thread for X1 CRT .5 Truggy

rcmxsports you're gona like the x5 prospec. its a great machine. quality all the way and has the peak topped battery compartment so 5 cell 2700 mah rec packs fits in for long run times without...
Forum: RC Truggy
06-03-2007, 10:28 PM
Replies: 1,071
Views: 99,135
Posted By 20%nitro

RE: Official Thread for X1 CRT .5 Truggy

has anyone found that some kits come with and stronger set of camber links to replace the installed ones? the kit i saw with spare links came without engine. anybody else?
Forum: RC Truggy
05-15-2007, 10:08 PM
Replies: 1,071
Views: 99,135
Posted By 20%nitro

RE: Official Thread for X1 CRT .5 Truggy

my friend has one and its a real screamer! his main complaint is that the servos are so expensive. he runs metal gear stg servo about 95.00 and the tb servo was much cheaper around 50.00. its because...
Forum: The Clubhouse
05-03-2007, 09:56 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 10,815
Posted By 20%nitro

RE: Buy From TOWER HOBBIES and HORIZON HOBBIES whenever possible please !!!!!!!!!!!

there isnt a hobby shop anywhere that wouldnt like to hear those kind words! i think i can speak for them all in thanking you for your support and all of those who help keep our doors open.
Forum: The Clubhouse
05-03-2007, 10:58 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 10,815
Posted By 20%nitro

RE: Buy From TOWER HOBBIES and HORIZON HOBBIES whenever possible please !!!!!!!!!!!

im glad you havent had any problems with tower service. i think in gereral the great planes group provides its retail customers good service. the problem those of us that have shops have with them is...
Forum: The Clubhouse
05-02-2007, 10:37 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 10,815
Posted By 20%nitro

RE: Buy From TOWER HOBBIES and HORIZON HOBBIES whenever possible please !!!!!!!!!!!

ive been rubbin the crystal ball trying to figure out if there is still a nitch in the rc end of hobbies for a small guy. in the small town market like i am in there is just not enough high margin...
Forum: The Clubhouse
05-02-2007, 12:36 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 10,815
Posted By 20%nitro

RE: Buy From TOWER HOBBIES and HORIZON HOBBIES whenever possible please !!!!!!!!!!!

i know this thread is dead but i just found out that great planes tower hobbies has another online retailer called omnimodels.com and they also have an ebay store. user name omnimodels.
seems like...
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