R/C Tech Forums

Go Back   R/C Tech Forums > General Forums > Electric Off-Road

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 11-24-2008, 01:50 AM   #1
Tech Regular
Join Date: Mar 2008
Posts: 259
Trader Rating: 1 (100%+)
Exclamation MUST SEE!

AlphaDOG is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-24-2008, 03:27 PM   #2
Tech Elite
jamminnay's Avatar
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: IL
Posts: 2,012
Trader Rating: 10 (100%+)
Send a message via AIM to jamminnay Send a message via MSN to jamminnay

haha that thing is pretty neat!
jamminnay is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-24-2008, 03:45 PM   #3
Tech Champion
Jason Pelletier's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: New York
Posts: 8,800
Trader Rating: 33 (100%+)

looks kewl ! Can't wait to search out videos on there when i leave the office.
Island Raceway & Hobby / Lucky7 / Team Bad Guys
Jason Pelletier is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-24-2008, 04:37 PM   #4
Tech Elite
Drifting101's Avatar
Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: Melbourne, Aus
Posts: 2,199
Trader Rating: 8 (100%+)

I saw some prototypes (about 6 months ago) in one of the mags i got lying around
::Mi4::17.5::::::M03R::HW 3000kv::::::T4::7.5::::::HB Cyclone D4::5.5::

"Why follow, when you can lead?"
Drifting101 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-24-2008, 05:36 PM   #5
Tech Fanatic
Kyosho Kid's Avatar
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: Houston
Posts: 845
Trader Rating: 9 (100%+)

neat but that thing came out like 5yrs ago. (unless this is a revamped version)
Kyosho Kid is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-25-2008, 05:26 AM   #6
Tech Addict
Miller_Time's Avatar
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Charlotte, NC
Posts: 678
Trader Rating: 11 (92%+)

That's putting a lot of faith that it won't tip over or get stuck to run it that far away in all that snow ... that would be one miserable walk to go get it
Miller_Time is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-25-2008, 06:56 AM   #7
Tech Initiate
Join Date: Mar 2008
Posts: 40
Trader Rating: 1 (100%+)

Originally Posted by Kyosho Kid View Post
neat but that thing came out like 5yrs ago. (unless this is a revamped version)
the blizzards are way older than 5 years. they used to make a nitro blizzard as well. about 5 years or so ago they re-released them with a new style body if i remember correctly. i owned one and living in tahoe, i can tell you they are a blast and track through almost anything.
FRANKENSTEIN is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-25-2008, 07:02 AM   #8
Tech Elite
kufman's Avatar
Join Date: Feb 2004
Location: Elburn, IL
Posts: 3,406
Trader Rating: 5 (100%+)

I bought my Blizzard more than 5 years ago. Fun little thing, except for the crappy drive sprockets. They are made out of plastic and they don't ride on bearings or bushings. Just plastic on a metal shaft. I snap the key on the back of the drive sprockets just about everytime I drive the thing. It would be a lot better if this blizzard was like the one from the 80's. It had two motors and didn't use brakes to make it turn.
kufman is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-25-2008, 10:05 AM   #9
Tech Champion
whitrzac's Avatar
Join Date: May 2008
Location: WI
Posts: 5,549
Trader Rating: 92 (100%+)

they still make a nitro version...
whitrzac is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-25-2008, 12:11 PM   #10
Tech Addict
foolio's Avatar
Join Date: Jan 2006
Location: Indianapolis, IN
Posts: 732
Trader Rating: 3 (100%+)

I think the original blizzard came out in 83 or 84 and it hasn't changed much. I'll have to look back at some of my old Tower catalogs.
foolio is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-29-2008, 10:57 PM   #11
Tech Adept
DHC6's Avatar
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: Montreal, Canada
Posts: 134
Trader Rating: 9 (100%+)

Ha, that's awesome, I have one as well, only I have a Rooster with a 19T installed. Goes pretty good, but not that fast. Love it for the winter, actually never use it in the summer.
Once you have tasted flight, you will forever walk the earth with your eyes turned skyward, for there you have been, and there you will always long to return - Leonardo da Vinci
DHC6 is offline   Reply With Quote

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Schumacher Corner meche Electric On-Road 27727 07-20-2015 07:38 PM
Coffee Shop for 1/8 RC Offroad mikeychenchiulu Indonesia Racing 10180 11-29-2013 03:39 PM
(2) TTR EB4 S3's + TONS !!!!!! MUST SEE easy e R/C Items: For Sale/Trade 13 10-04-2010 08:52 AM
Monster Trucks! sidewayz Singapore R/C Racers 579 11-30-2009 05:16 AM
>>> Race Ready PRO Losi 8IGHT Package Deal -- MUST SEE <<< RcOneNitro R/C Items: For Sale/Trade 69 03-02-2009 09:39 PM

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off

All times are GMT -7. It is currently 02:19 AM.

Powered By: vBulletin v3.9.2.1
Privacy Policy | Terms of Use | Advertise Content © 2001-2011 RCTech.net

SEO by vBSEO 3.5.0