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Old 09-14-2013, 04:35 AM   #2761
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Has anyone used this set up, as it is the one im planning on using but i want to find out what diff oils to use as its not complete it says 1K for the rear but nothing for the front ?

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Old 09-14-2013, 05:31 AM   #2762
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Has anyone used this set up, as it is the one im planning on using but i want to find out what diff oils to use as its not complete it says 1K for the rear but nothing for the front ?

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Also thanks for the link to the manual i had it on my pc so i printed it off and laminated it :P
That is a set up for 2wd, it's the set up I ran last week at the Apex GP and its great
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neither, just stupid about awesome cars. I got a great deal and really thought I would need one for parts but never did.
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Old 09-14-2013, 09:12 AM   #2764
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neither, just stupid about awesome cars. I got a great deal and really thought I would need one for parts but never did.
Ok now I know what everyone is talking about. I took the xb4 for its first drive as the sun was coming up this morning. This is an amazingly awesome platform all I can say is wow very impressed.

Xray fan 4 life now....!!!!
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Old 09-14-2013, 09:31 AM   #2765
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That is a set up for 2wd, it's the set up I ran last week at the Apex GP and its great


Yea didn't realize till i had a look at it properly again hahaha was looking for a good 4wd
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Ok now I know what everyone is talking about. I took the xb4 for its first drive as the sun was coming up this morning. This is an amazingly awesome platform all I can say is wow very impressed.

Xray fan 4 life now....!!!!
The rest of us are reading this and just nodding our heads thinking "ya, we know". Lol
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Hey, guys. Can anyone recommend what size Avid pistons to get? I want something for fairly tight indoor and something that will work ok on semi rough outdoor. I'm picking up an XB4 shortly and want to build the shocks right the first time. I thought I read something about running 2 different sizes in the front and back. Also, will the shock fluid that comes with the kit be fine with the Avids are is everyone changing that out? I have a Mugen MBX6 ECO but this is my first 1/10 buggy. I've decided to wait on the new Tekin RSX and then go with a Gen2 Redline 6.5. Good choices? Thanks for any help you can give!
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Hey, guys. Can anyone recommend what size Avid pistons to get? I want something for fairly tight indoor and something that will work ok on semi rough outdoor. I'm picking up an XB4 shortly and want to build the shocks right the first time. I thought I read something about running 2 different sizes in the front and back. Also, will the shock fluid that comes with the kit be fine with the Avids are is everyone changing that out? I have a Mugen MBX6 ECO but this is my first 1/10 buggy. I've decided to wait on the new Tekin RSX and then go with a Gen2 Redline 6.5. Good choices? Thanks for any help you can give!
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Use 1.5+1.1 piston in XB4 Front. Start with 35 wt Associated oil (425 cSt). For XRAY oils, use 450 cSt.
Use 1.6+1.1 piston in XB4 Rear. Start with 30 wt Associated oil (350 cSt). For XRAY oils, use 350 cSt.

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XB-4 Avid Setup:

Use 1.5+1.1 piston in XB4 Front. Start with 35 wt Associated oil (425 cSt). For XRAY oils, use 450 cSt.
Use 1.6+1.1 piston in XB4 Rear. Start with 30 wt Associated oil (350 cSt). For XRAY oils, use 350 cSt.

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Awesome... thanks!!
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Old 09-14-2013, 11:11 PM   #2770
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Hello guys. I was wondering what shock o rings are you guys using? A main doesn't seem to stock shock o rings for xray b4.
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Old 09-15-2013, 07:03 AM   #2771
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Hello guys. I was wondering what shock o rings are you guys using? A main doesn't seem to stock shock o rings for xray b4.
Here ya go:
https://www.amainhobbies.com/advance...972030&x=0&y=0

There are a few parts at a-main that are not in the xb4 section. When I can't find what I'm looking for, I get the part # from the manual and type it into a-main's search engine in the upper left part of each page. Some of the stuff like shock seals and diff gears are listed for x-ray's road cars.
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Old 09-15-2013, 10:38 AM   #2772
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Here ya go:
https://www.amainhobbies.com/advance...972030&x=0&y=0

There are a few parts at a-main that are not in the xb4 section. When I can't find what I'm looking for, I get the part # from the manual and type it into a-main's search engine in the upper left part of each page. Some of the stuff like shock seals and diff gears are listed for x-ray's road cars.

Arigato, Thanks a lot buddy. Here is another question for ya. Is there a shock oil conversion chart from cst to losi weight?
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Arigato, Thanks a lot buddy. Here is another question for ya. Is there a shock oil conversion chart from cst to losi weight?
http://rcrcr.com/index.php?option=co...eral&Itemid=46
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Old 09-15-2013, 12:38 PM   #2774
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Default Round #3 of the 1:10OR Swedish Cup 2013

Here's video from her A-final 1 in 4WD buggy @ round #3 of the Swedish Cup in Söderhamn.

She qualified #6 for this A-final after a breakdown in 1 of the qualifiers (was 4th).

But not too bad considering this was her first time back on astroturf since round #1 back in May

She made a mistake on lap 3 which put her last but managed to advance to a 6th position in the end.

She did get rear ended going into the last turn just before the finish line but she managed to maintain her position

In this A-Final 1 she did 13 laps in 5m 21.908sec with a best lap of 23.115 which gave her a 6th place for this first of three A-finals.

Had a bit of camera problems on this run
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Video from A-final 2.

With just 30 seconds left of the final and sitting in 4th position her ESC started cutting out at 4:38.
She then had trouble clearing the table top and going onto the back straight with the ESC cutting she dropped from 4th to a 6th

A dissapointing result but nevertheless very happy with the awesome driving

In this A-Final 2 she did 13 laps in 5m 18.858sec with a best lap of 23.195 which gave her a 6th place for this second of three A-finals.

Much better filming in this one.
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Old 09-15-2013, 01:00 PM   #2775
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She's a really good driver...!!!

She's not scared at all and pretty aggressive.

Nice to see a Father/Daughter race team

Question is there even a girl factory team driver in existence in the rc world?

If not wouldn't it be awesome if she was the first.

How old is she...?
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