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Old 08-01-2004, 10:17 PM   #1
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Default New to nitro - wish list - complete?

Hi all,

I'm new to the nitro scene, and eager to get started. I'd like to ask if you could look at a wishlist I created and tell me if I'm missing anything. The only two things (as far as I know) that have been left off the list are fuel and the chassis itself, which has already been purchased. It's an Associated factory team ntc3.

If you can see anything that I missed and need to get running, please let me know.

Thanks for all input here
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Old 08-01-2004, 10:38 PM   #2
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Look good! There alot of things and some is not really required, but if you still want it go for it, but I would look for some where else. Tower Hobbies is good but there prices is a bit high and since your getting so much things at once, if you look some where else the saving will add up.
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Nice list you got there. But the only thing I would change on it would be the receiver pack. A 4.8 volt pack won't last long. Find a 6.0 volt pack and you'll have no problems whatsoever.
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Same thing with the TX pack. You can get 8 NIMH AA cells for less money than the Airtronics TX pack with about 3 times the capacity.
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Old 08-03-2004, 09:21 AM   #5
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Hey guys,

Thanks for the replies. I've changed my list over to reflect the reciever pack here: HPI 6v 1200Mah Receiver Pack

The problem I'm having is finding the batteries for the Airtronics MX-3 Transmitter.

Can anyone point me in the right direction for the transmitter batteries and offer up a charger that would handle both packs as well?

OR - Does the Airtronics have a plug where I can buy a simple battery charger and some AA Rechargable batteries and just plug into the TX at night when i'm done?

Sorry for all the n00bish questions - it's been 10 years since I've done R/C and my last venture was a Losi XXT-CR (OLD!)

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