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Old 08-09-2014, 07:09 PM   #10621
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I hear the Tamiya "TCS" tire will be the new spec tire...can you confirm this??
Yes, the TCS tire will be the spec tire for the UF1 Midwest series from here on out. Rules can be found at uf1midwest.com
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Old 08-09-2014, 09:28 PM   #10622
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How about for the IIC?
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Old 08-10-2014, 07:12 PM   #10623
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Thought I would show off my modified Yokomo YRF.

This is my first F1 and I'm thoroughly enjoying it. Great chassis with several different chassis configurations.
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Old 08-10-2014, 07:13 PM   #10624
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Old 08-10-2014, 10:33 PM   #10625
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Looks nice Edward!
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Old 08-11-2014, 03:32 AM   #10626
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I am thinking about buying a set up station for my F110. I have some issues while setting caster and camber as this car has tons of tune options. I am ussing my Tc setup but it's very difficult to make it ok.
I have checked the hudy one for pan car, but I am not sure if it will fit Ok for the F110, anoyone has experience with it?

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Old 08-11-2014, 03:49 AM   #10627
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the pancar station is not using metric for the ball bearing
there's brand who make special setup station for F1 (3racing for exemple) or you can use touring station with some additionnal bearings (see there : http://rcf1.fr/index.php/le-forum/mo...e-pour-f1#4711)
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I am thinking about buying a set up station for my F110. I have some issues while setting caster and camber as this car has tons of tune options. I am ussing my Tc setup but it's very difficult to make it ok.
I have checked the hudy one for pan car, but I am not sure if it will fit Ok for the F110, anoyone has experience with it?

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Took me ages to find it as I knew I'd read it before but couldn't remember where, Hope this is what you are after

Seems he answered WHILE I was looking LOL

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Old 08-11-2014, 04:46 AM   #10629
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I am not sure why the TRF front axle style functions this well... I theory I would say the Serpent front axle should give better angle changes while cornering...
The fixed front end means the roll centre is constant, and lower than the moveable upper arm style. This means the handling is more consistent through the corner, with a non-TRF front end as it compresses through the corner the roll centre rises and changes the loading on the front tyres through the corner, so changing the chassis balance and giving different handling characteristics through the corner.

The handling of one front end works for some, and the other front end for others.
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Old 08-11-2014, 09:40 AM   #10630
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What Pit rears are the next harder compound from 572 for the rear?

on my hot track 572 get too stuck about 3min in and would like a little harder tire with less grip, sounds crazy I know

I tried the new hot weather pits 590 and they were even more stuck than the 572
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I think the 590 is it?
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Old 08-11-2014, 12:54 PM   #10632
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Hi,

I there someone where I can order Morotech F1 kit or parts?

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Old 08-11-2014, 09:48 PM   #10633
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The Hudy Pan Car Station will work. I used 5x8x2.5mm flanged bearings. They are a very tight fit. I used pliers to squeeze them into the holders. I have another set of holders for my 12 scale. Once the bearings are in you can't get them out. I used an extra wheel bearing as a shim.
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Old 08-11-2014, 11:55 PM   #10634
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Thanks to all for your answer:
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the pancar station is not using metric for the ball bearing
there's brand who make special setup station for F1 (3racing for exemple) or you can use touring station with some additionnal bearings (see there : http://rcf1.fr/index.php/le-forum/mo...e-pour-f1#4711)
I will try to make that with my Tc station, but the main problem that I have with the F110, is using the pivot ball to adjust camber as with my station I can't access well

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The Hudy Pan Car Station will work. I used 5x8x2.5mm flanged bearings. They are a very tight fit. I used pliers to squeeze them into the holders. I have another set of holders for my 12 scale. Once the bearings are in you can't get them out. I used an extra wheel bearing as a shim.
Thanks madulla, maybe If I buy it I will make the same as you, i really like this option as i can introduce the 2mm hex through the station, if finally Y buy the station I will use my vise to introduce the bearings into the holders.

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Old 08-12-2014, 12:27 AM   #10635
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Won't this caster gauge work?

http://www.slapmastertools.com/caster.php
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