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Old 02-23-2004, 06:57 PM   #1
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Default trying to get top speed

In an rc10gt .15 64 tooth spur gear is the only thing I touched,

I'm trying to reach 50+mph what parts do you recommend? I really dont want to change the motor out. but If I do what motor should I get?
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Default gearing

you can change the gearing if all you want is speed. Try going the the local hobby shop and picking up and larger pinion. This is the cheapest way to go and definately something to try first.

The only down side about gearing up, is you lose your torque at the bottom end. That is, your GT will start out slow, but will go fast once moving.

As for tuning the engine...you're going to have to ask the others for help on that. The instructions should give you the proper starting point and tell you how to do the final adjustments to get it running just right.

Why do you need to go 50mph???
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