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Old 04-20-2013, 06:21 PM   #3361
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What is the difference between the 3 models of Awesomatix kits?
http://www.awesomatixusa.com/p/kits.html

Also check the Racerlog wiki link in my SIG..
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Old 04-20-2013, 06:26 PM   #3362
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Just posted - Aaron Young's Asphalt NorCal Hobbies Setup

http://racerlog.com/wiki/Awesomatix_A700#Setups
http://www.awesomatixusa.com/p/setup-sheets.html

note - the setup sheet has been updated. one or two measurements where left off.
AYs shock setup is perfect for 17.5 blinky. Tried it today at middle river in the main outdoors and it helped me be super consistent lap to lap. Would of won if it wasn't for some bad luck.
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Old 04-20-2013, 07:07 PM   #3363
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Thanks to Awesomatix USA kingpin Mike Hanulec for visiting our track today! Very nice to have a distributor who cares about racers.
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Old 04-20-2013, 07:20 PM   #3364
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Thanks to Awesomatix USA kingpin Mike Hanulec for visiting our track today! Very nice to have a distributor who cares about racers.
Definitely a cool dude
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Old 04-21-2013, 05:25 AM   #3365
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hanulec, thanks for bringing my package down with you today and coming out to MRH to race
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Old 04-21-2013, 10:09 AM   #3366
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I'm using Anti Wear Grease from 3Racing and it works quite good.
Do you use the same stuff on the cvds?

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Dry bicycle lube works extremely well
Any specific brand? Or are they all good?
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No, on the cvd's i use graphite grease from Hudy
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Old 04-21-2013, 11:23 PM   #3368
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Any specific brand? Or are they all good?
All nearly the same, they apply in liquid form and quickly evaporate to thin dry lube.
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awesomatix a700L and full full parts
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No, on the cvd's i use graphite grease from Hudy
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All nearly the same, they apply in liquid form and quickly evaporate to thin dry lube.
Good to know. Thanks guys!
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hello, i want to know if someone can tell me how to make the steering less nervous, i feel comfortable with the car but i think the steering is very nervous, i run is asphalt only, and my car is is the EX one with longitudinal motor.

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hello, i want to know if someone can tell me how to make the steering less nervous, i feel comfortable with the car but i think the steering is very nervous, i run is asphalt only, and my car is is the EX one with longitudinal motor.

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Can you tell us more about the setup, body, tires and surface?

The most dramatic change you can make that will effect steering that you can A/B test is changing the body. Let us know where you are at.
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hello, im using protoform mazda speed6, and run in asphalt.

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Old 04-24-2013, 03:35 PM   #3374
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Generally, you can try the following:
1. Reduce front toe out
2. Add negative expo on your tx (-10%)
3. Change bumpsteer (less shims under the steering links on both outside and inside)

If we knew more about your setup we may be able to help more
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Also, to make the car less nervous you could try softer spring settings and or softer stabilizer ( anti-roll bars ).
But as others said, I'd try add a bit of expo in the transmitter.

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