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Old 05-21-2010, 12:09 AM   #1
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Hello everyone,

I am trying to improve at RC racing, but a few questions I keep asking my self are :
- How do you know what changes to do to you car? For example, when you have abit of understeer, why would you do THAT type of setup and not another setup, even if you have 2 solutions for understeer problem ?

- Does skills come as times goes ? Will I get better if I keep trying and practicing ?

Thanks for any help ^^
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Old 05-21-2010, 12:17 AM   #2
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To answer your first question, it's mostly experimentation and time. Once you start making some adjustments [one at a time!], and see what kind of effects they have for you and your driving style, you'll know in the future that "change X and Y both did what I want, but Y wasn't as aggressive, so right now I need to make change X".

And yes, with practice, you'll get better.

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Old 05-21-2010, 04:29 AM   #3
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go to the bottom of the link below for a quick reference table:


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Old 05-21-2010, 08:33 AM   #4
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XXX Main - Chassis Setup Guide

Very good source for fixing handling problems with your car. Well worth the $20.
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Old 05-21-2010, 11:35 AM   #5
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Thanks for the links, I've downloaded the first one, I have the xray t2 setup book.
I thought that these mights be the answers, but I remember trying out different setups ( one by one ) and I didnt notice alotnof difference in some changes, like different oil, springs, camber , but i did notice some difference when changing the shock position, or droop .
My other question is that : will i notice the small changes as time goes , will i be able to compare 2 very litle changes in a while? Or if i cant notice it now, I'l never notice it ...?

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