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Old 08-21-2003, 03:17 PM   #3346
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Are Fat!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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Old 08-21-2003, 03:22 PM   #3347
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thats wot my dad said wen i said wot happened to small medium and large? and he said americans are fat!
have u got an evo3 s?
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Old 08-21-2003, 03:26 PM   #3348
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Yes...just got it.Not built yet.Car is dialed though.Those that have them in my area are going fast!
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Old 08-21-2003, 03:28 PM   #3349
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here ya go

http://groups.msn.com/SanDiegoTifosi...to&PhotoID=150

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Old 08-21-2003, 03:30 PM   #3350
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yeah,ive built mine but havent raced it waiting for the new season to start so i can kick ass then.
i think its better then the hpi,yoke and tc3.wot u think?
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Old 08-21-2003, 03:41 PM   #3351
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I think they are all about the same.All are capable{don't know about the hpi as its not out,looks hopeful}tc3 is still ballistic and the yoke is pretty good.It all comes down to the driver in reality.Evo3s is awsome looking though I actually race an XRAY T1r and have whooped up on shaft cars and visa versa.But the evo3 surikarn is gonna be my new ride from now on.
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yeah,ive built mine but havent raced it waiting for the new season to start so i can kick ass then.
i think its better then the hpi,yoke and tc3.wot u think?
u forgot to mention the barracuda
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Old 08-21-2003, 04:11 PM   #3353
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have a question regaring the droop screws. the front arms ask for 2.5mm while the rear 3mm.

if i were to place the car on set up blocks and measure the droop. is that the measurements i should look for?

anyone know the stock setup is?

i'm a noobie when it comes to stuff like this. i appologize if it gets repetitive.

Thanks!
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Old 08-21-2003, 04:58 PM   #3354
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hey rtype... how in the world did you manage to get through on that tamiya 800 number to order them Tshirts? I've been trying for 3 months at different times of the day and still no luck. what number did you press?
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Old 08-21-2003, 05:57 PM   #3355
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Good question. I've never called Tamiya before hehe. I live about 10-15 minutes away from them so I usually just swing by when I need stuff. They typically answer their phones...I don't see why they wouldn't. Their hours are from 8AM-4PM Monday thru Friday and they are closed at lunch time from Noon-1PM. It would be best to contact them when they're not eating hehe.
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Old 08-21-2003, 06:50 PM   #3356
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Fully Hopped,

did you sand the front/rear gearboxes to loosen up the bearings?

where do put the shims for the axles. on the outside where the wheel hub sits or on the inside where axles run through the steering knuckes?

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I prefer the inside to make track witdh narrower, even by only 0.3-4...
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Man these are nice.Buy them one size larger then normal because the are cotton and come a little on the small size.
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how di you guy enjoy the evo 3?
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Old 08-21-2003, 10:42 PM   #3359
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how di you guy enjoy the evo 3?
Are you the real Surikarn? If you are, this is way too cool! If not, I think you should use another name out of respect to the Surkarn Man.
Anyway, whoever you are I'm Izzy, avid Tamiya Fan, welcome to the Famous RC tech.
Tell us all about your experience with EVO 3.
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Old 08-22-2003, 01:06 AM   #3360
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ive got a small incling it isnt,but if it is then this is way cool.
imagine ask surikarn him self?damn i saw him at the reedy race in the uk and got his pic with me next to him with his car but didnt talk much as i didnt want to put him off racing,u feel a bit intimidated bcause he is world champ.but hey,if hes a regula here this wud b excellent
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