R/C Tech Forums

Go Back   R/C Tech Forums > General Forums > Nitro Off-Road

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 05-22-2007, 06:40 PM   #3646
Tech Champion
 
Matt Howard's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2001
Location: Abilene TX
Posts: 5,952
Trader Rating: 6 (100%+)
Default

Here's mine from the R/C Pro Series north round 1 race in Missouri
Attached Thumbnails
Losi 8ight building and setup-8143.jpg  
__________________
Official member of The Guild of Calamitous Intent and proud supporter of Conjectural Technologies.
Serpent S411 LE kit #192
RCTech #361
Matt Howard is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-22-2007, 06:41 PM   #3647
Tech Addict
 
Mind_Blower's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2001
Location: Madison, Wi.
Posts: 574
Trader Rating: 2 (100%+)
Send a message via AIM to Mind_Blower
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by air8
Did you get it right on the first try? I never thought of that. Plus I suck at sodering. I'm going to find out though.
Yeah, I just put the filter on the nipple and soldered a bead around where they join. There is a lot of metal to heat up there so take your time getting heat into both nipple and filter so the solder flows smoothly.
__________________
Erik Jensen
LiveRC.com
Mind_Blower is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-22-2007, 06:43 PM   #3648
Tech Elite
 
freefallmarine's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2003
Location: Dallas TX
Posts: 2,170
Trader Rating: 9 (100%+)
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Matt Howard
Here's mine from the R/C Pro Series north round 1 race in Missouri
Matt, that's one had packed track! Does it get pretty blue'd out there?
freefallmarine is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-22-2007, 06:56 PM   #3649
Tech Champion
 
Matt Howard's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2001
Location: Abilene TX
Posts: 5,952
Trader Rating: 6 (100%+)
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by freefallmarine
Matt, that's one had packed track! Does it get pretty blue'd out there?
it blue grooved a bit by the end of the weekend.
__________________
Official member of The Guild of Calamitous Intent and proud supporter of Conjectural Technologies.
Serpent S411 LE kit #192
RCTech #361
Matt Howard is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-22-2007, 07:08 PM   #3650
Tech Regular
 
MannEdge's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: Spring Hill, TN
Posts: 480
Trader Rating: 19 (100%+)
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by freefallmarine
I don't have the aluminum insert's. Im waiting for them to get out of backorder. I did however get 2 set's of the plastic. Ill just keep an eye out till i see some play in the rear diff. Im surprised no one else has aftermarket insert's for sale yet.
What is the part number on the aluminum inserts?

manny
__________________
Rcgroups feedback -
http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/traderratings.php?u=78357
MannEdge is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-22-2007, 07:09 PM   #3651
Tech Champion
 
air8's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: Hutch, KS
Posts: 5,748
Trader Rating: 7 (100%+)
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Mind_Blower
Yeah, I just put the filter on the nipple and soldered a bead around where they join. There is a lot of metal to heat up there so take your time getting heat into both nipple and filter so the solder flows smoothly.
Ok Mind, I soldered both of my filters. I'll see what happens over the next few weekends. thanks for the tip.
air8 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-22-2007, 07:12 PM   #3652
vr6
Tech Addict
 
Join Date: Jun 2002
Location: rockford illinois
Posts: 709
Trader Rating: 22 (100%+)
Default

besides the pro-line rims, what rims work well with pro-line tires
__________________
Ko Propo. Hobbywing. Jconcepts. SMC cells

Also my local track Race em r/c. Rockford Illinois
vr6 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-22-2007, 07:14 PM   #3653
Tech Champion
 
Matt Howard's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2001
Location: Abilene TX
Posts: 5,952
Trader Rating: 6 (100%+)
Default

I've got all my Pro-line tires on losi rims with no problems
__________________
Official member of The Guild of Calamitous Intent and proud supporter of Conjectural Technologies.
Serpent S411 LE kit #192
RCTech #361
Matt Howard is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-22-2007, 07:54 PM   #3654
Tech Elite
 
freefallmarine's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2003
Location: Dallas TX
Posts: 2,170
Trader Rating: 9 (100%+)
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Matt Howard
I've got all my Pro-line tires on losi rims with no problems
I hope Losi get's some wheel stock soon. I cant wait to try that.
freefallmarine is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-22-2007, 08:09 PM   #3655
Tech Master
 
Join Date: Apr 2004
Location: oregon
Posts: 1,059
Trader Rating: 18 (100%+)
Send a message via AIM to scr_achy Send a message via Yahoo to scr_achy
Default



__________________
Founder- RcBros.com
It's all about the fun!
Toys: MF2,E X1-CR, 8ight, LCC, MRC, Axial, T209, Baja 5B
scr_achy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-22-2007, 08:21 PM   #3656
Tech Elite
 
freefallmarine's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2003
Location: Dallas TX
Posts: 2,170
Trader Rating: 9 (100%+)
Default

Very nice scr_achy...Lookin good.clean and good......Now it in the dirt!hehehe..
freefallmarine is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-22-2007, 09:12 PM   #3657
Tech Elite
 
xlgraphicspro's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2004
Location: Omaha Nebraska
Posts: 2,052
Trader Rating: 3 (100%+)
Default

Well, Everyone else started posting picks of their cars. I guess I better as well.
Attached Thumbnails
Losi 8ight building and setup-p4250182.jpg  
__________________
TeamXray RCAmerica Hudy Xlgraphicspro Paint/ Impulse-Rc Clutch shoes.
Xray XB 808 O.S. Speed Or Ninja JX
xlgraphicspro is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-22-2007, 11:59 PM   #3658
Tech Champion
 
air8's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: Hutch, KS
Posts: 5,748
Trader Rating: 7 (100%+)
Default

Man, my body looks like crap compared to these. Good job guys. anyone paint their own bodies?

Is anyone on here close enough to go to the RC Pro race in OKC on
June 1,2,3?
air8 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-23-2007, 12:27 AM   #3659
Tech Elite
 
freefallmarine's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2003
Location: Dallas TX
Posts: 2,170
Trader Rating: 9 (100%+)
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by MannEdge
What is the part number on the aluminum inserts?

manny
I think it's # LOSA4430
freefallmarine is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-23-2007, 12:28 AM   #3660
Tech Elite
 
freefallmarine's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2003
Location: Dallas TX
Posts: 2,170
Trader Rating: 9 (100%+)
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by air8
Man, my body looks like crap compared to these. Good job guys. anyone paint their own bodies?

Is anyone on here close enough to go to the RC Pro race in OKC on
June 1,2,3?
I paint my own bodies,and Ill be in OKC. Look for the swirl #19k. It would be great to meet you.
freefallmarine is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Losi 8ight Clutch building Cvdiver Nitro Off-Road 3 05-21-2008 04:47 AM
Team Losi 8ight Buggy with Brushless Setup RcOneNitro R/C Items: For Sale/Trade 9 04-20-2008 06:04 PM
losi 8ight-t package f/t for brushless lipo setup ColeT R/C Items: For Sale/Trade 6 03-02-2008 11:17 AM
Losi 8ight-t setup F/s ColeT R/C Items: For Sale/Trade 15 02-11-2008 08:51 PM
OS .21 V-spec Cluth Setup on Losi 8ight? RcOneNitro Nitro Off-Road 6 09-03-2007 01:07 AM



Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off



All times are GMT -7. It is currently 07:08 PM.


Powered By: vBulletin v3.9.2.1
Privacy Policy | Terms of Use | Advertise Content © 2001-2011 RCTech.net