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Old 01-18-2014, 02:04 PM   #46
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Originally Posted by P.I.M.P View Post
Telling the wife im going to the garage to build a new kit. Thats the hardest part was always going to turn into a UFC show down.

+1 The entire building process is a tedious labor of love for me! It's getting away from the wife and kids that's the hard part!
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Old 01-18-2014, 07:43 PM   #47
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I hate building shocks that keep leaking...
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Old 01-19-2014, 10:14 AM   #48
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My favorite part is building the suspension. Although I swear alot while building it, this is the part that brings me the most satisfaction when I do get it to work properly.

The part I hate the most is sanding the graphite. What a mess!
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Old 01-19-2014, 11:03 AM   #49
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Old 01-19-2014, 11:38 AM   #50
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Originally Posted by Awesoman View Post
Turnbuckles and Awesomatix front ECS
+1 on the Awesomatix front ECS axles... The process requires far too much manual dexterity and patience.

Other things I hate about building a new kit:
  • wiring/electronics layout
  • mounting/painting a new body
  • building shocks
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Old 01-19-2014, 01:23 PM   #51
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For me, the most hated part is mounting bodies ... the only time I enjoy doing this is when mounting a Tamiya body on a Tamiya car... everything is pre-done and its easy... but how often does that happen
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