Originally Posted by leigh18
i have a kyosho plastic 44t spur gear which i stripped last night ..
I know that it is the meshing that i have to get right, but is there any metal gears out there that may take the power of the motor a bit better?
Is this in your electric 1/8?
The gear mesh is pretty easy to get close (I bet yours was fine). I bet you were doing jumps and landing with the power on...
I've chewed up 2 plastic spurs the same way. But I am learning to back off when landing from jumps and the plastic spur is lasting well now.