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Old 03-22-2012, 01:56 PM   #16
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I typically have to cut at least one body a week, (sometimes 2, depending on how much crashing goes on). I cut the first one with scissors and said never again. I have been cutting them with a dremel ever since.
Dude, that's a lot of crashing.

That was my first time cutting with a dremel. My scissors will never touch another body either.
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Old 03-22-2012, 06:53 PM   #17
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Dude, that's a lot of crashing.

That was my first time cutting with a dremel. My scissors will never touch another body either.
4 buggies and a 10 year old driver that races hard. And these RC8.2 bodies are flimsy. I'm going to try the the Hotbodies Bulldog . I've heard they were a little stronger.
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4 buggies and a 10 year old driver that races hard. And these RC8.2 bodies are flimsy. I'm going to try the the Hotbodies Bulldog . I've heard they were a little stronger.
Ok. Now it makes sense. This bit is going to your best friend then.
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Old 03-23-2012, 12:23 AM   #19
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Here is an example I did after work.
Just a little sanding and its good to go.
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thanks Franchise
I have had this bit in my dremel box for like ever.
been useing scissors all this time and killing my hands
just did two bodys to day in 1/2 the time with this bit
thanks for the heads up
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Old 03-30-2012, 09:01 PM   #21
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Franchise or Cary, have you tried using this bit for cutting the muffler outlet on the chassis side guard? Wondering if this can be used.
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Franchise or Cary, have you tried using this bit for cutting the muffler outlet on the chassis side guard? Wondering if this can be used.
Yes it will work. That's the same plastic that's used on the battery tray. You will have to sand a little though.
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Xacto #11 FTW!
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Xacto #11 FTW!
Exacto? Pshhh. Not even close. Been there. Done that. Plus, I don't have to worry about slipping and cutting a fingertip off.
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Is this post from about 1994ish or am I missing something......wow.
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Is this post from about 1994ish or am I missing something......wow.
Haha. Man you've been overlooking this thread for a while.
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Old 04-02-2012, 10:42 PM   #28
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Placed an order for the bit, should be able to try it this weekend.

Great tip! Thanks!

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Yes it will work. That's the same plastic that's used on the battery tray. You will have to sand a little though.
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