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Old 03-20-2013, 09:03 PM   #2056
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The evo kit should be back in stock around Friday. The tuning kit will be re released in a different variation sometime next month.
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Old 03-20-2013, 09:33 PM   #2057
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The evo kit should be back in stock around Friday. The tuning kit will be re released in a different variation sometime next month.
Good to know. I think the 6.1 is going to be my next car, so looking for traction options on low-med grip carpet.
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Old 03-21-2013, 11:36 AM   #2058
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Re-stock and new items arrived today.

Back in stock are the EVO Chassis sets, XRAY, TC6 and RSD6 battery hold downs.

Also in the next couple of days we will add to the site the new arrivals:
-Machined Delrin Pistons for T4 (3/6 hole and 4 hole)
-T4 Carpet Springs
-T4 Asphalt Springs
-T4 Bumper Brace
-T4 Full Lock Steering Stand Off
-TC6 Short Shock Tower Conversion Kit
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Old 03-21-2013, 05:02 PM   #2059
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My narrow dcjs are binding. Anyone have this problem? I followed the directions on the site. Both sides should rotate freely right?
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Old 03-21-2013, 06:40 PM   #2060
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They should not bind. There might be a part that is slightly out of spec or dmaged. Please send them back and we will issue a replacement.
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Old 03-21-2013, 06:47 PM   #2061
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Just posting positive feedback for RSD. They forgot some parts on an order and took care of it no problem. Great company and they will get my business again!
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Old 03-21-2013, 06:47 PM   #2062
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CT - any news on bumpers?
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Old 03-21-2013, 07:05 PM   #2063
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part number or link to the reflex part ? i looked through the site but couldnt find it ...im currently needing the best idea for horn/saver on the rsd 6.2

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Old 03-23-2013, 10:58 PM   #2064
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Default Tons of Items in Stock!!!


RSD076 Lowered Shock Tower Conversion Kit


RSD077 RSD XRAY T4 Asphalt Progressive Spring Set




RSD Carpet Linear Springs



RSD XRAY T4 Aluminum Bumper Brace


RSD XRAY T4 Machined Delrin Pistons 3/6 Holes (1.0-1.2mm holes)


RSD XRAY T4 Machined Delrin Pistons 4 Holes (1.0-1.2mm holes)


RSD TC6.1 High Speed Bearing Kit


RSD XRAY T4 High Speed Bearing Kit





RSD XRAY T4 Increased Steering Throw Steering Rack Stand Off
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Old 03-24-2013, 09:45 PM   #2065
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Like the new products, when are the spool cups going to be available again?
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Old 03-24-2013, 10:52 PM   #2066
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Spool cups should be available inside of 2 weeks I hope.
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Spool cups should be available inside of 2 weeks I hope.

Thanks for the quick reply, will also order the shock tower and new spring set when the spool cups come in....
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Old 03-25-2013, 12:19 AM   #2068
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Cristian,

I was reading your post in the Xray thread about your new springs. How many sets of each springs do you test before you list them on your spring chart, is it always 5 sets and then do you use an average for the result? Also do you use 5 sets of the other manufacturers springs as well? Hpi, Yokomo, etc. Just when I think I have it all figured out, the springs that I think I need are different

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Old 03-25-2013, 12:28 AM   #2069
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Well, ours we do as many as 10 sets, but in an effort to remain consistent we do an average of a total of 10 springs (5 pair).

We test the springs at 0.075, 0.125 and 0.250 inches of compression. This is most of the "usable" range of springs. We observe the behavior and average the value of these 3 numbers.

In the case of our new progressive springs, the number variation we were getting was so large, we decided to call them as they are "progressive", progressive springs.

Rates are something that should be used as a tool, but is never the end-all be-all. The feel is the most important thing about the spring. Lap times can be similar, but how comfortable a spring makes you when driving your car is very important. Many times 2 springs might give a similar or equal rating on our machine, but the feel of the spring on the track is very different.

Case and point is our Asphalt Green and Asphalt Silver. These 2 springs are nearly identical in rate. However, the Green is a spring with less coils and 1.4mm wire, the Silver has more coils and 1.5mm wire. The feel on the track, is completely different, but each spring has a nice quality about it in the neat to ideal spring rate range for the T4 on asphalt.
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Old 03-25-2013, 06:12 PM   #2070
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What would be a good starting set up for asphalt with the new short shock conversion on the tc6?
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