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Old 04-27-2006, 11:42 PM   #1
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Default Clutch spring tool

I saw something in a rc mag some kind of tool to help put a 1/8 clutch spring on or off anyone ever use or see one? If so who makes it? Does it work ?
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Old 04-27-2006, 11:45 PM   #2
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Losi make one, but i havent used it. I use 2 small screwdrivers.
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Old 04-28-2006, 04:03 AM   #3
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i am using the sportwerks clutch tool, i really like it. i used it 2 days ago and didnt have to use any other tool to put on the shoes/springs and it only took 5 minutes.

here is a link to it.

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I have both the SW and the Losi. Losi wins this one hands down. Works very well to install and remove the shoes.
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Old 04-28-2006, 04:43 AM   #5
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The Sportwerks tool is somewhat useless. A screwdriver works better, I can change a clutch in less than 5 minutes using one.

The Losi tool looks interesting but I've never used it or seen anyone who has. Its price is good, about $7 compared to $18 for the Sportwerks.
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Originally Posted by GregH
Losi wins this one hands down.
100% agree.
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Old 04-29-2006, 06:12 PM   #7
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i made my own clutch tool from a flathead screwdriver and a dremel tool.i cut a slot in the middle of the screwdriver and it seems to work really good
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