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Old 02-10-2007, 01:50 PM   #1
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Default tips for building shocks and gluing tires + others

i came across this vid http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rixBJu93Qyw&eurl= and thought i was very helpfull, and was wondering what tricks and tips others use when building their shocks, do you have a better way or can you think of something to add to this?

also from the same site theres one for gluing tires, anything to add? http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_vmWfFyh668

thanks to www.nitrohouse.com for the vids
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I have to admit , The duct tape idea for the shocks is something I will try.

The best way for tires I feel is the electrical tape . The Panther bands I had , lost there strength after gluing 8 1/8scale tires .

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