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Old 03-23-2004, 08:58 PM   #9496
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hey guys, i didn't know where to put this post, because i want to sell my car, but not right now, i just wanted to see how much money i might be able to get for it. I'll just post what i'm selling, i'[m not selling anything right now, but if you want to wait a few weeks, them give me a pm.
-Team Losi xxx-s(old style chassis) G+
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-Novak Cyclone(used)
-Epic binary(special tuned)
-Monster stock(special tuned)
-JR plastic gear servo(z250)
-Almost all 1'' springs
-13t double Paradigm mod motor
-2400mah reedy zapper
-2400 integy battery
-Duratrax intellipeak charger(body modified)
-Two sets of rubber tires, assorted types
-One set of foam tires, red/plaids(jacos)
-Tons of motor springs and brushes
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-All kinds of roll centers, losi low, losi high, losi low(gorund extra off)
-40, 50, 70 weight losi shock oils
-Assoc. hexs in front, losi aluminum red hexs in back
-spare A-arms, pulleys, belts, spacers
-THE BLACK BELT, blue blet, yellow belt(b/y, have 1/2 teeth off)
-Bearing oil, bushing oil, comm drops, duratrax blue car stand
-Traction compound(corally gripper)
-spare f/r bumpers
-NO BODY(if you want it, it would be 40 bucks extra, very good paint job on it)
-Other spare screws
-car is used for asphalt and carpet.(used one year, racing)
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Old 03-23-2004, 09:46 PM   #9497
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Yo! Anyone know of any online shops that have the new belt kit in stock?! I need one!

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Old 03-23-2004, 09:49 PM   #9498
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Pm Kraig for KT hobbies.....he might have them and not up on the site yet....its worth a shot
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Old 03-23-2004, 09:50 PM   #9499
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Thanks, I'll give it a shot!

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Old 03-24-2004, 12:36 AM   #9500
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Got the car working awesome tonight at SoCal, hopefully it'll do just as good this Sat, but I'm really happy with it for just the 3'rd raceday.
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Old 03-24-2004, 01:16 AM   #9501
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hi again guys, dont want to sound lazy, but i've been scanning the thread for an hour now and i still havent found the page where the tips on how to do the every other tooth thingy on the belt. if you can repost it or just direct me to the particular page, i would really appreciate it.

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Old 03-24-2004, 01:19 AM   #9502
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go to your local beauty supply store and pick up some cutticle nippers. use it to snip the teeth off of the belt you want to cut. yellow and blue belts cut every other one and you shouldnt have two next to each other at the end. if you cut the teeth on the black one then you will have two teeth next to each other at the end because it is an odd number belt.
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Old 03-24-2004, 01:39 AM   #9503
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whats the point to cutting every other tooth? The best doesnt slip any if you do this or it doesnt weaken it enough to break it?
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Old 03-24-2004, 10:33 AM   #9504
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whats the point to cutting every other tooth? The best doesnt slip any if you do this or it doesnt weaken it enough to break it?
Cutting every other tooth will free up the drivetrain, the belt flexes easier with the teeth cut off. I run it mod with no problems with skipping at all, just when I use the brakes it'll skip a tooth or two, but it's not a problem. You wont weaken the belt at all by cutting the teeth off, just dont cut into the reinforcement fibers in the main belt part.
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Old 03-24-2004, 04:22 PM   #9505
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i am going to be machining my chassis what should i know?
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Old 03-24-2004, 05:23 PM   #9506
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What are you trying to achieve by milling the chassis, dont know if there are any secrets or anything, but I guess I'd know em if there are...
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im trying to get the car lighter but i want to know where and where not to machine to keep the structule integrity of the car.
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Old 03-24-2004, 08:58 PM   #9508
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Just dont mill all the way through the chassis, I went about 1.5mm into the chassis I did and it is still stiff as a rock. If you run on low traction surfaces it might not be bad to mill all the way through the chassis to get some more flex.
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Old 03-24-2004, 09:30 PM   #9509
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go to your local beauty supply store and pick up some cutticle nippers. use it to snip the teeth off of the belt you want to cut. yellow and blue belts cut every other one and you shouldnt have two next to each other at the end. if you cut the teeth on the black one then you will have two teeth next to each other at the end because it is an odd number belt.
tanx for the info, one more question though, after cutting every other tooth, should i install the belt with the same tension when new?

tanx again in advance.
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tanx for the info, one more question though, after cutting every other tooth, should i install the belt with the same tension when new?

tanx again in advance.
dear evaa,

evaa medyo luluwang yan at tlagang "free ang drive belt" yung higpit ng tensioner adjust mo lang ng bahagya........ pero sa totoo lang tlaga napa luwang kahit mahigpit na!

nagawa ko na yan at epektibo! yun lang maedyo nagskip sya pero normal lang daw!

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