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Old 03-07-2005, 08:57 AM   #1
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Default YMP 1/18 Masaaki is my hero...



X-ray what? This is the prototype NRX-18 designed by none other than Masaaki Hirosaka himself. For those of you that don't know, Masaaki is Masami Hirosaka's (bazillion times world champion in every form of r/c) father and mechanic. Also designs a good portion of the prototype equipment that finds its way onto Masami's car. Together they were YMP (Yokomo Miracle Products) and created such insanities as the special YRX10, MX-4 and MR-4TC versions. The new NRX-18 will be produced by NHW, the Hirosakas' new company in collaboration with a Chinese manufacturer.
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Old 03-07-2005, 09:29 AM   #2
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Hardly anyone races them here, i see them as a bit of a gimmic, can you change the .bmp images to .jpgs they take ages to download and are no better quality/size.
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Are they going to be manufactured in China? If so count me out............
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considering the price of masaki's pro 4, this micro will be an INVESTMENT
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Old 03-07-2005, 12:21 PM   #5
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I believe I heard that Schumacher USA was going to import these into the USA. However, I *could* be wrong. Adrian, if you're around and see this, could you confirm or deny this?
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Old 03-07-2005, 12:25 PM   #6
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I think you're right Shane. I heard something about these as well.
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