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Old 11-24-2005, 11:43 AM   #1
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Need to know if someone have any experience with the Mugen MTX3 Syntec Centax intalled on a Nitro TC3 ?
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Old 11-25-2005, 03:58 PM   #2
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I've never actually seen a Centax clutch made for another car fit in the NTC3.....but then again I've been away from onroad for a while....... The best thing to do would be to get the Kawahara push type clutch kit. It comes with a Centax designed for the NTC3, plus the motor mounts and all that.
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Old 11-25-2005, 07:31 PM   #3
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K factory makes a centax style clutch for thye NTC3, and the Yokomo one also fits.
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Old 11-26-2005, 04:40 PM   #4
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From memory, in the NTC3 thread (rc10ntc3) theres mention from some racers who did use the Mugen Centax clutch, but i think the car needed some modifications to allow this to fit properly?....you may have to do a search thru the thread to find this info.
Theres quite a few centax clutchs that have been used on the NTC3....Barry Baker raced with the Yokomo Centax clutch in his NTC3.
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Originally Posted by Nitro TC3 CR
Need to know if someone have any experience with the Mugen MTX3 Syntec Centax intalled on a Nitro TC3 ?
I had mugen clucth when i still had my tc3. It fits right in,but you need to get mugen fine pitch (0.8) pinion gears to mesh properly with tc3 spurs. And also you need to taper the plastic that touches end of the clutch..not really a big deal. I recommend get the mugen clutch...a lot cheaper compare to others. Hope this helps.
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Old 11-26-2005, 08:03 PM   #6
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It will work. Also, the Ofna Power Clutch fits. That's what I've been running on my NTC3.
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Old 11-27-2005, 03:09 AM   #7
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I used every available clutch combination on my NTC3 & the Mugen was the best. 21-28 .8 module gears & you need to shim the 2 speed in between the spurs. The Kuwahara & K Factory centax clutches are rubbish compared to the Mugen.
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