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Old 03-14-2007, 12:47 PM   #2011
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keep in mind, that is only for front tires and in extreme traction.. when you glue a rear, you generally dont want to go to the contact patch- but maybe 3/4 of the sidewall.

Also, when you glue tires remember to keep an eye on tire wear.. the glue wont wear, but the rest of the tire will, leaving an edge that could cause for loss of traction.

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Yea, the issue with tires wearing past the glue seems to be very common. What's the best way to deal with that, put them on the truer and file the rough glue back down below the contact patch?
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Yea, the issue with tires wearing past the glue seems to be very common. What's the best way to deal with that, put them on the truer and file the rough glue back down below the contact patch?

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Sweet, thanks for the tire and setup lesson.

Now, back to the Type-R. 6 days?!
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Sweet, thanks for the tire and setup lesson.

Now, back to the Type-R. 6 days?!
yea in 2 weeks
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Old 03-14-2007, 01:55 PM   #2015
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Sweet, thanks for the tire and setup lesson.

Now, back to the Type-R. 6 days?!
yea in 2 weeks
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yea in 2 weeks
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2 Weeks hell is it that time already
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Old 03-14-2007, 02:06 PM   #2017
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2 Weeks hell is it that time already
yea sure is, and talking of what time it is, shouldnt you be getting some beauty sleep, as you need some catching up to do
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yea sure is, and talking of what time it is, shouldnt you be getting some beauty sleep, as you need some catching up to do
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Nah you need loads more than me matey
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Sweet, thanks for the tire and setup lesson.

Now, back to the Type-R. 6 days?!
yea in 2 weeks
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LMAO....HEHEHEHEH

3 days and 2 weeks left! C'mon....its almost over!!!!

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Pook ~ You can imagine my pain this past weekend sitting in the Losi pit for the ROAR carpet nats surrounded by the Type R.
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Sweet, thanks for the tire and setup lesson.

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yea in 2 weeks
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Pook ~ You can imagine my pain this past weekend sitting in the Losi pit for the ROAR carpet nats surrounded by the Type R.

Brother I have felt your pain since way back in September. Every since then its been like a kidney stone that I just can't pass! LOL The pain just won't go away. LMAO It will all be good soon and my local X-Ray boys can start to fear the "R" !!!!!!

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has anybody tried the orion platinums on the type r?
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has anybody tried the orion platinums on the type r?
They will fit, no need to worry.
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