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Old 03-11-2008, 06:44 PM   #1
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ok, i need a suggestion for which i should do for RACING. i use the XXX-T SPORT RTR II with a STOCK MOTOR on a CLAY TRACK WITH LOSI PINK TAPERS. the rest of the truck is stock.

what im basically asking is, WHAT WOULD BE THE BETTER CHOICE FOR RACING? (im getting the graphite from a friend off his old xxx-mf1/2, whatever it is)

whats the hot ticket to winning the races?
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are you asking what would money be better spent on the graphite parts or a gtx speedo?
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Graphite or Novak gtx. Those are two different things. what do you think would be faster on the track.
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are you asking what would money be better spent on the graphite parts or a gtx speedo?
well sort of, what would be the advantage on the track so i can up my performance and lap time

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Graphite or Novak gtx. Those are two different things. what do you think would be faster on the track.
well you would know because you've had the graphite and then added your gtx so how much better performance did you get from it?
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Find a used GTX, get it in the truck and practice. Ask someone at the track to help you with setup if you need it (getting camber, toe, ride height, spring rate, oil weight, etc correct).
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Find a used GTX, get it in the truck and practice. Ask someone at the track to help you with setup if you need it (getting camber, toe, ride height, spring rate, oil weight, etc correct).
so yer saying get the gtx over the graphite?
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I would say the GTX, especially if you are going to add a modified motor. The graphite flexes less than the plastic, but will probably break more often during crashes. My GTX runs awesome and is the way to go.
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I would say the GTX, especially if you are going to add a modified motor. The graphite flexes less than the plastic, but will probably break more often during crashes. My GTX runs awesome and is the way to go.
the plastic or graphite will break more in crashes?
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Graphite will break more. The graphite parts have less "give" during a crash than the plastic.
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Graphite will break more. The graphite parts have less "give" during a crash than the plastic.
well i do race and i just want the racers advantage here. What will get me more air, exceleration, better turning and stuff. breaking isn't much of a factor right now, im a very clean driver.
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from what you are saying I would get the gtx and go from there
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Graphite will break more. The graphite parts have less "give" during a crash than the plastic.
plastic sucks
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plastic sucks
well really the only reason yer saying that is because its soo heavy thats why im concidering the graphite scene
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Well graphite is winning races.
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Don't get either. Spend your money on some dictionaries and grammar work books.
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