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Old 04-11-2008, 05:05 AM   #1876
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Is this a high bite track? I mean very very good traction? You could add some kick up if you are looking for some high speed steering or steering all around. A oneway would be nice if all the turns are fast and flowing. Spools can offer tons of steering too in the fast turns. Try the oneway first. Kit setup might help out. If tons and tons of traction, you can try Marc R's JMRCA setup with a few changes to the rear roll center.
hey jimmy ya going to show up to the rockhill make up race on the 19th or the king race next month?
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Old 04-11-2008, 11:28 PM   #1877
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That you Joey? I have off next Saturday. Just not sure if I want to race in a dust bowl or not. I would rather race King that Saturday. Especially with all the work Chris and the gang put into it. Only to have a big race scheduled on their only race day for the month. So it will be 2 months before they see any racers come out. I guess it depends if Rock Hill cleans off the track good enough. If not, I'm just gonna work on my real car that weekend. But I will be in King for sure next month.
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Old 04-12-2008, 03:53 AM   #1878
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just built a 416....any tips????
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Old 04-12-2008, 07:03 AM   #1879
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That you Joey? I have off next Saturday. Just not sure if I want to race in a dust bowl or not. I would rather race King that Saturday. Especially with all the work Chris and the gang put into it. Only to have a big race scheduled on their only race day for the month. So it will be 2 months before they see any racers come out. I guess it depends if Rock Hill cleans off the track good enough. If not, I'm just gonna work on my real car that weekend. But I will be in King for sure next month.
yep it's me I understand about rockhill every time I race there I have to do a serious cleaning on my car after the race there..i'l be at king next month to so guess if you don't show at rockhill I will see you at king next month later joey.
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Old 04-13-2008, 11:32 AM   #1880
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Tamiya takes 1-2-3 at ETS in Holland
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Tamiya takes 1-2-3 at ETS in Holland
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European Tamiya Series, apparently.
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Old 04-13-2008, 10:43 PM   #1884
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what is the different between oversteer and high speed at corner. if i have understeer means that i cant drive corner at high speed. can oversteer overcome this. or are there other ways to get high speed at corner witout loss traction at rear. this is for asphlat high traction. can someone help.
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Old 04-14-2008, 01:03 AM   #1885
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can i use ta05ms/xray T2 battery strap on my 416....i'm planning to drill the lower deck to use the battery strap...
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Old 04-14-2008, 01:28 AM   #1886
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European Tamiya Series, apparently.
European Touring Series (ETS) is a 5 round championship spread out over 8 months and covering 4 countries. The brainchild of top US promoter Scotty Ernst together with Uwe Rheinard from Germany, the series was created to help promote the sport of Touring car racing as well as provide the platform for racers to fine tune their skills in preperation for the important outdoor races in the summer.


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I think syn was commenting on that a bit tongue in cheek.... after all, 416's have been 1-2-3 at the past two rounds
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Yeah, sorry, that was my feeble attempt at humor. I should stick to making snarky comments and pissing people off. :-)
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Yeah, sorry, that was my feeble attempt at humor. I should stick to making snarky comments and pissing people off. :-)
i thought it was pretty funny.
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what is the different between oversteer and high speed at corner. if i have understeer means that i cant drive corner at high speed. can oversteer overcome this. or are there other ways to get high speed at corner witout loss traction at rear. this is for asphlat high traction. can someone help.
i drive on asphalt with foam tires. i used harder springs at the rear to gain more front traction without losing much rear traction. tamiya blue at the front and corally white (20lbs) rear. i could full throtter down the sweeper, but however my lap time didnt improve but was actually slower, so i swap back to yellow springs on the rear.

what have you tried? have u tried toe-out? more rear droop? more verticle front shock position? increase servo travel? i was suffering from understeer a while back ago. but now its all sweet because i've changed those settings i mentioned above. and oh yes, i went from 30mm rear width tires to 27mm at the moment, and front is 26mm. let me know how it goes...
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