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Old 01-04-2012, 06:52 PM   #151
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Since i only started 3 years ago... The list goes like this....
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^^^ all of the above have been sold to build up this one...
Currently driving a kyosho scr...
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Old 01-04-2012, 08:33 PM   #152
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1986 tamiya hornet which got raced at our local track in 2wd stock up against fellow tamiyas frog and fox. rc10 was the ticket back then,wanted one soooooo bad grew older and got a taste for 1:1 driving in my reckless youth now older i am back to rc
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Old 01-04-2012, 08:45 PM   #153
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first car was a monster corvette from walmart with a cord. then indy car from western auto, then radioshack buggys...... hahaha then came a hobbytown when I was 19 and the rest is history
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Old 01-04-2012, 08:52 PM   #154
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lol, blast from the past!

I remember my first buggy was a xx-kinwald edition, used!

That same month the XXX came out, needless to say I scooped that up pretty quick, lol.
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Old 01-04-2012, 09:06 PM   #155
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My first "hobby quality" buggy was a 1st gen Kyosho ultima I got from a freind as payment for a window he broke out on my 1984 chevette.It was cherry.Had a 2 channel 75mhz am Futaba Attack stick radio with it..Ahh the days of resistor 3 step speed controls!!LOL
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Old 01-04-2012, 09:24 PM   #156
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Back in 2004 my first rc car a team associated rc10 GT only had for a week then traded it for a new ofna hyper 7. wish i had one of those now don't have anything now. About get something maybe losi scte
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Old 01-05-2012, 09:09 PM   #157
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the original tamiya grasshopper. 1983 84ish
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Old 01-05-2012, 09:18 PM   #158
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my first car was anolder traxxas rustler with a manual speed control!
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Old 01-05-2012, 09:28 PM   #159
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Tamiya Hornet. This is a picture of the first one I built in the 80s



I then turned it into a Midnight Pumpkin



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Everyone get a good laugh but a redcat tornado that actually ran great but my cat chewed the antenna off and it took off wide open into a curb.Than i bought an ofna hyper 8.this was about 4 years ago.
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On-road = Associated RC-12i
Off-road= Cox/Kyosho Turbo Scorpion (followed closely by an RC-10)
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Associated 12i and RC10 around 84'. Juust finished restoring both of them. Airtronics XP radios.
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Old 01-06-2012, 12:42 PM   #164
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Around 92 I got a traxxas hawk 2 with the xl-1 esc and a slot machine stock motor I thought that thing would fly, wish I still had it.
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My first ones had wires from the remote to the vehicle. Then I had countless Tyco, Bandai, and no-name Walmart/Toys r us type cars. My first "real" RC was a Losi JrxT in about '90/'91. I still have it. I raced Losi stadium trucks for many years to come after that and have just about all of them still.
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