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Old 05-21-2008, 07:24 AM   #1786
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While that is cool, I don't want to run A/E parts on my car just to have those wheels.
I have been useing these wheels on my b4 and a bunch of others have been useing them at my track and they crack and chip around the bead. we have been using bars and taper pins. This hasn't happened when useing DD's or proline holeshots though. I think cause the side walls bigger on these tires.

Just a honest review after using a few sets myself and what other racers showed me.
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Old 05-21-2008, 07:10 PM   #1787
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Not electric offroad but it looks cool...
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Old 05-21-2008, 08:45 PM   #1788
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Of course!
Nice, now all I need to learn is the purpose of that stuff, haha.

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Car looks dialed, what parts are you using to run our front wheels?

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When are the white B4 wheels going to be back in stock?
Very soon.

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Sharing some pics of my JConcepts outfitted B4 and BJ4.
JConcepts - Bodies, wheels, tires...

If you are interested in seeing some more pics taken from our track please visit Sid's Raceway.

P.S. Thanks to Jason Ruona's Lake Park Setup, it contributed towards my 4wd A-Main win!

These are the changes that I made to the setup:
- no sway bar
- no one-way
- Tires: Front-JConcepts Goosebumps, Rear-ProLine BowTies
Congrats! Its always awesome to hear guys doing well with our products, keep up the good work.

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I have been useing these wheels on my b4 and a bunch of others have been useing them at my track and they crack and chip around the bead. we have been using bars and taper pins. This hasn't happened when useing DD's or proline holeshots though. I think cause the side walls bigger on these tires.

Just a honest review after using a few sets myself and what other racers showed me.
Any pics?

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Not electric offroad but it looks cool...
Looking good Ryan, good job changing the cut lines on the skin!
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Old 05-21-2008, 09:14 PM   #1789
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Hay Andy does the BJ4 under tray fit the B44?
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Hi Andy. Similar question to Kyosho_101 but opposite... Does the BJ4WE body (#1100) fit a B44 with Assoc undertray?
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The bodies and under trays are interchangeable between the BJ4 and the B44.
IMO this is the best combination:
- JConcepts body (It looks better and provides adequate space for your electronics)
- Associated B44 undertray (it covers more of the chassis than the JC version since it was designed to fit the original BJ4 not the BJ4-WE)
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The bodies and under trays are interchangeable between the BJ4 and the B44.
IMO this is the best combination:
- JConcepts body (It looks better and provides adequate space for your electronics)
- Associated B44 undertray (it covers more of the chassis than the JC version since it was designed to fit the original BJ4 not the BJ4-WE)
So they seal up well together? I am asking because I can get a good deal on a BJ4WE body (#1100).
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Yes they do.
I place velcro along the verticle surface of the B44 undertray and then the matching velcro on the verticle surface of the JConcepts BJ4-WE body and it fits very well. (see photos above)
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Yes they do.
I place velcro along the verticle surface of the B44 undertray and then the matching velcro on the verticle surface of the JConcepts BJ4-WE body and it fits very well. (see photos above)
Thanks! As you can see, I am new to the B44...
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Car looks dialed, what parts are you using to run our front wheels?
We simply installed AE steering blocks and axles on his RB5. The hinge pin hole needed drilled out to the Kyosho hinge pin size.
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Mark covered it. The hinge pin was drilled to 3mm to fit the kyosho pin.
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Hay andy, in the manual for the bj4we with building the shocks it says to use the #1 piston for the rear and the #3 piston for the front

but the kit comes with 4 x #1 piston and 8 x #2 piston
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Old 05-23-2008, 12:14 AM   #1799
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what size pinion gear should I use for an lrp 5.5 brushless in my bj4we
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Hey Mick, Have a look at what Jordan is running in his B44. That should get you in the ball park. I had a play with his gearing when he first got it but cant remember what we ended up going for. He should be racing tomorrow and is running a 5.5.
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