R/C Tech Forums

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

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 03-02-2008, 11:47 PM   #1
Tech Apprentice
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: Melbourne Eastern Suburbs Victoria
Posts: 99
Trader Rating: 4 (100%+)
Default Which one is better? Pull start or Starter Box!

I just broke my pull start cord and my mate told me to get a starter box ? So should i get the hobby store to fix it up or... just get a starter box?
bosley is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-03-2008, 01:58 AM   #2
Tech Elite
Join Date: Aug 2003
Location: Las Vegas
Posts: 4,128
Trader Rating: 27 (100%+)
Send a message via AIM to Scott Fisher

Get a starter box.
| Capricorn | Ybslow | Proline-Protoform | Johnny Bravo Racing | Desoto Racing | Murnan Modified | Matrix Tires | Powermaster Fuel |
Scott Fisher is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-03-2008, 06:58 AM   #3
Tech Regular
Join Date: Feb 2005
Posts: 432

The good thing about removing the pull starter is that your engine will have more power and you make the car lighter. However you will have to find a backplate for you engine.
Genius is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-03-2008, 07:58 AM   #4
Tech Addict
crazyjr's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2005
Location: middle georgia
Posts: 613

Pull starts are great, till you realize you want more and pullstart options are short, the higher you go. Bump start is best for racing, but i got friends that love their pullstarts. My opinion, if you want to race, or just want more power. Get the bump, they are cheap and reliable. Not as cheap as a pull, but lots more reliable
crazyjr is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-03-2008, 04:19 PM   #5
Tech Elite
Join Date: Nov 2003
Location: Harwood, MD
Posts: 2,522
Trader Rating: 15 (100%+)

A starter box will last you for years. You will find it a lot easier to start your cars also.
THE DOCTOR is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-03-2008, 04:32 PM   #6
Tech Master
Join Date: Aug 2002
Posts: 1,116

I personally love the drill starters!!!! There RAD.....
rangulo is offline   Reply With Quote

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
what car should i get pull start,starter,or the other one? kyosho 444 Nitro On-Road 4 04-15-2007 01:05 PM
help pls! Pro. 15 ez start to pull starter Genius Monster Trucks 3 02-24-2005 06:47 PM
Pull Start? Roto Start? or Starter Box? jamiekulhanek Electric Off-Road 3 09-09-2004 12:50 AM
Starter box and pull start AndyB Nitro On-Road 3 07-30-2004 02:07 PM
Pull start VS. Starter Box Supernitro17 Nitro On-Road 9 04-10-2003 05:00 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 11:07 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