R/C Tech Forums

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

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 04-17-2007, 07:25 PM   #1
Tech Elite
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: Philadelphia
Posts: 2,162
Default Info about the OS.TZ18..What pipe?

Hey all.
I have a friend that wants me to install a OS. TZ18 in his HPI super nitro. I am not familiar with the TZ 18 so I don't know what type of pipe he should run. He wants to drag race with it.

My question(s):
What is the proper pipe for the tz18?
Is the OS. TZ18 a speed motor?(on road based)
All input is welcome. Thanks!
Herolin <---Traded my Airtronics for an Ipad and Laptop...

Last edited by GHETTOTEACHER; 04-17-2007 at 08:58 PM.
GHETTOTEACHER is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-17-2007, 07:31 PM   #2
Artificial-I's Avatar
Join Date: Jan 2005
Location: Rurouni Kenshin
Posts: 3,459
Trader Rating: 17 (100%+)
Send a message via AIM to Artificial-I

OS 18 TZ? Its a beast , mating it to a pipe is hard since there isnt many pipes designed for a .18. But one thing is for sure be sure to get an outlaw pipe if your bashing or using .18 motors. There might be some specific pipes for the .18.

But with the power , whats to worry , just run what you got or find something cheap. The 18 tz will more than make up for everything else.

Just try to keep the temps under 220. I had one and at 180F it was making ballistic power in my on-road , to where it was too much.
Artificial-I is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-18-2007, 06:27 AM   #3
Tech Adept
Wayne1one's Avatar
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: Bowie, MD
Posts: 239

It's cool to hear somebody not letting go of their Super, I still have mine and I love it mainly because of the size. Bigger is better!
Wayne1one is offline   Reply With Quote

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Brand New REX Pipe EFRA 2630 (Pipe and Header Combo!!) STICKS R/C Items: For Sale/Trade 2 11-08-2008 01:17 PM
eb mod pipe info plz losiracer22 Nitro Off-Road 2 03-10-2008 06:39 AM
FT: NIP O.S. T-2050 pipe set for T-2060 pipe set VictionOne R/C Items: For Sale/Trade 6 07-19-2007 12:53 PM
HPI R40 nitro touring car, OS12TZ & OS 1040 pipe, Mugen Mielke pipe wyl03 R/C Items: For Sale/Trade 5 07-01-2007 07:59 PM
RB Engines, pipe for sale; C6BB, S7, 2045 pipe... Panther R/C Items: For Sale/Trade 21 01-04-2007 10:14 PM

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 04:23 AM.

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

SEO by vBSEO 3.5.0