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Old 11-05-2012, 12:17 PM   #2461
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I PM'd you some links

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Old 11-05-2012, 03:00 PM   #2462
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i just ran my firs vta race last weekend my car is a 415 msxx mre and im running the tekin rs pro and tekin 25.5, ive noticed these motors take a bit of time to get the right timing and gearing just right, our track is like 90x50 or somewhere around there and i ended up running 30 degrees on can with a 4.0 fdr, i still have to do some more testing, id like to lower the fdr a bit and see how it runs, im coming off the track at 150 degrees with no fan, maybe add some more gear and less timing
we run full legal timing on motor 3.7 fdr

What pinion and spur size are you running? My buddy has a 415msxmre and I would like to get him into vta.
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do you guys run inserts in the tires? never seen any mention of them
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Old 11-05-2012, 03:32 PM   #2464
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do you guys run inserts in the tires? never seen any mention of them
Only the stock tire inserts provided with HPI 4797 and HPI 4793 tires.
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The only tires allowed are HPI tire part #4793 "front" and #4797 "rear", using stock tire inserts provided with tire ...
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we run full legal timing on motor 3.7 fdr

What pinion and spur size are you running? My buddy has a 415msxmre and I would like to get him into vta.
im running a 85 spur with a 45t pinion i beleieve
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Old 11-05-2012, 08:00 PM   #2466
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Just got back from the Georgia On-Road Champs(GORC) at Hotshots RC Raceway...they put on a really good event and had a great turn-out

USVTA was the biggest class...thanks again to all the VTA racers that came incl ROAR Pav Champ Eric G, Marqus B. and Nexus Melvin Lee...

I ran the same setup again with minor changes to camber and motor timming, here is my VTA setup

boxstock(manual setup)
front
35wt AE oil
1.5 camber
5mm ride
RSD bladders
RSD springs yellow

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30wt AE oil
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5mm ride
RSD bladders
RSD springs teal
3deg toe

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Novak GTB2 no drag max min drive
Novak Ballastic 25.5 w/ 15deg time

1553 total wt
HPI 1968 Camaro on New tires front and rear with a qual and main on them( Natural wear ) SXT compound

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KINGS OF VTA coming to a track near you
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Just got back from the Georgia On-Road Champs(GORC) at Hotshots RC Raceway...they put on a really good event and had a great turn-out

USVTA was the biggest class...thanks again to all the VTA racers that came incl ROAR Pav Champ Eric G, and Nexus Melvin Lee...

Be on the lookout for the....

KINGS OF VTA coming to a track near you
Myron THAT'S JUST BAD A$$
NICE art work
It has class
You need to get a batman logo on that front plate
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Old 11-05-2012, 08:19 PM   #2468
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Myron THAT'S JUST BAD A$$
NICE art work
It has class
You need to get a batman logo on that front plate
Snoop is the mastermind behind that...

wish you could have made it...I would like to get a chance to race you before Birds....

BTW this is what you missed in GORC
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also...no need for a Battman logo...the KINGS OF VTA is more about one person...we have hit 5 states so far...and looking for more
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Snoop is the mastermind behind that...

wish you could have made it...I would like to get a chance to race you before Birds....

BTW this is what you missed in GORC
I knew it
it had that snoop touch to it
Yea wish I could have went
But I promised my son we would go together
And he has just missed to many days of school for
Racing so I had to sit this one out
I'm sure you all understand that but
Don't worrie I will let you kick my A$$ all over at birds lmao
Looks like you put a whoopin on them
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Old 11-05-2012, 08:41 PM   #2471
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I did okay...modest, smile...
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Ive got some events in the works as well...incl the So Nats...and my Cash and Cup VTA race
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USVTA was the biggest class...thanks again to all the VTA racers that came incl ROAR Pav Champ Eric G, Marqus B. and Nexus Melvin Lee...
LOL I guess I will have to beat you to get my name on that elite level list. JK Now you have a target on your blue bumper. Cant wait until the next big event. Hope something is in the works for the next few months in Ten, Ala, or GA...

Congrats on the WIN Myron

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I did okay...modest, smile...
That is being very modest bro.
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Old 11-06-2012, 04:12 PM   #2475
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Default queston vta tire gluing

what do most people do, glue the whole inside and outside of the rims or spot glue the tire and rim ? is gluing the necessary ?
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