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Old 05-08-2007, 08:27 PM   #31
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i've another site to share too

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Old 05-08-2007, 10:45 PM   #32
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Cain, is it this site you were referring to?


Im not sure how descriptive his articles are but he his one serious collector, ya think?
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Old 05-09-2007, 04:58 AM   #33
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Does anyone know where I could find a Drive chain, Or drive belt conversion for a OG kyosho Javelin?? Will other optima drives work?
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Old 02-14-2008, 04:06 AM   #34
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Wow..... Memmmmmoooorrrriiiieeeesssss......

I am in the process of rebuilding my TO. I am only missing a few pieces and ebay seems to have plenty of parts available. Anyone here have any parts (namely a counter gear shaft) that they are looking to sell?

Once I get it back to running, I'll postsome pics. I used to race this thing back in the day and it was fast!
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Old 02-14-2008, 09:24 AM   #35
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I have a kyosho rocky 4wd. I need a body for it. Thats all.
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Old 02-15-2008, 10:05 AM   #36
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I had a Turbo Optima with Belt drive, front one way and Hot Trick conversion and sold it about 5 years ago. I still dont know why I did because I loved that car, first I bought with my own money back when it was new. I have a Kyosho Slingshot waiting on a body right now and a Tamiya Fast Attack that was my first car back around '85 or '86 and I still run it about once a year. I wlove the Vintage reissues Tamiya is doing. I have a Brat that is waiting to be built right now. I wanted that one when it came out just because it was so cool.
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Old 02-15-2008, 11:22 AM   #37
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Yeah, I'll never sell my Turbo Optima. As soon as it's running again, I'll run it around the house and whatnot, but that's about it.

I am trying to sell my Vanning right now to get more parts and spare parts for the TO!!

I love my little Icarus too! That's a great little car for jsut beating around. Very durable!!
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Old 12-29-2008, 07:44 AM   #38
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I've got a Kyosho Shadow from the 80's, it's a turd, but it was fun when it worked. Still in excellent shape too, it would just need a body.
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i have 2 vintage mrc thunder king's there fs ...
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