R/C Tech Forums

Go Back   R/C Tech Forums > General Forums > Electric On-Road

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 10-13-2009, 10:51 AM   #1
Tech Fanatic
drive2survive's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: south seattle
Posts: 755
Trader Rating: 23 (100%+)

when you change out the lower suspension holders do all 8 have to be changed? and do those parts adjust the ride hieght?: can I also assume I need .5 MM at all corners ?, heres another one>>>>>>>the car came with a multi diff in front, should that be changed to a reg. diff? Ill be running on asphalt
drive2survive is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-13-2009, 11:00 AM   #2
Tech Master
rcterp's Avatar
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: No mans land.
Posts: 1,032
Trader Rating: 35 (100%+)

I assume you talking about the blocks that hold the arms on; if so, they do not affect ride height, they affect roll center, anti-dive, kick-up, anti-squat, etc.

On asphalt most people run either a spool or a one-way (depends on driving style and track) so keep the mulit-diff in it.
Glitter Lidz - "My driving doesn't shine but my lid does!!"
rcterp is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-13-2009, 11:03 AM   #3
Tech Fanatic
lochness42's Avatar
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: London, UK
Posts: 824
Trader Rating: 1 (100%+)

Lower suspension holder are for altering roll center not ride height. You should have at front same 4 holders and same at rear. Front and rear don't have to be the same. You also can do some experiments with pro/anti squat.

For front axle - most used atm is spool - composite is better than multidiff locked. If you're racing foams front diff is way to go. On some occasions one way can be used as well.
Pavel Balint
| Schumacher racing-cars.com | RCSGraphicWorx.co.uk | Cat K1 | Cougar SV2 & SVR |
Schumacher cars build videos http://www.youtube.com/view_play_list?p=9780E62C20A0EC4F
lochness42 is offline   Reply With Quote

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off

All times are GMT -7. It is currently 04:51 AM.

Powered By: vBulletin v3.9.2.1
Privacy Policy | Terms of Use | Advertise Content © 2001-2011 RCTech.net

SEO by vBSEO 3.5.0