R/C Tech Forums

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

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 03-10-2010, 03:36 AM   #61
Tech Master
 
shanty140's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2008
Posts: 1,279
Trader Rating: 5 (100%+)
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Frank L View Post
I like the losi HD bearings. I use o clean the grease out and oil them but you have to do that after every main. Now I just run them until they feel gritty. Avid or tko are good too. The biggest thing to getting them to last is proper shimming. To tight or too loose and they blow quickly. I use a kyosho shim kit they come in 3 sizes that allow me to shim the cb just right.
Do you have any links to these Kyosho skims? I want to pick up some to try.
__________________
Race Vehicles:
Mugen MBX6T - Ninja JX.21 with EB Mods Headbutton, O.S. 2060 Pipe, DX3R, Hitec 7955TG Servos on LiPo
HPI Cup Racer - Murfdogg Synergy 17.5, Tekin RS Pro, 2S 40C 4200mah, DX3R, Sav÷x SC-1251MG Servo
shanty140 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-19-2010, 09:56 AM   #62
Tech Initiate
 
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: Kansas City
Posts: 43
Trader Rating: 1 (100%+)
Default

How do I make sure my clutch bearings are shimmed properly? I put the clutch bell on with the shims I have always used and give the bell a spin. I make sure they spin easily and the bell doesn't move more than about 1/16" of an inch in and out.

Am I doing it right or is there a better way?
__________________
Jammin' X1-CR
Jammin' X2-CRT
Stock Slash
B4 Late Model
Still looking for driving skills. :confused:
improvement54 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply



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 11:01 PM.


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