R/C Tech Forums

Go Back   R/C Tech Forums > General Forums > Electric Off-Road

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 08-19-2008, 06:26 AM   #541
Tech Elite
 
OTE_TheMissile's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2007
Posts: 2,688
Trader Rating: 2 (100%+)
Send a message via MSN to OTE_TheMissile
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by JDCrow View Post
I think its a scale appearance feature.

Look at the inside bead on the left front wheel in the image.
It could still be a single beadlock on the outside. For awhile at my local track guys were fully gluing the outside bead but only tacking down the inside with 4 dabs of CA. That way if you liked the tires but wanted to change foams, it wasn't a big deal to snap those 4 spots, flip the tire inside-out, and make the change.

This could be the same way, only beefed-up for bigblock nitro. Glue the inside, but put a beadlock on the outside.
__________________
Faster Than Factory
On The EDGE Racing, est. 2001 - Home of the 524, the Silverado Slammer E-MAX6X6, and the Sand Dollar prerunner
Mike Budzien | facebook.com/OTE.TheMissile | RIVCO Products | The RC Corral | iRacing.com
OTE_TheMissile is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-19-2008, 09:58 AM   #542
Tech Legend
 
Cain's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2002
Location: West Fargo, North Dakota
Posts: 29,527
Trader Rating: 240 (100%+)
Default

Good pic. From what I can tell and others have apparently confirmed, looks like its based on the RC8T chassis. So probably not converting my RC8-E to an SC8-E at this time unfortunately. But, who knows, could get creative

Looks very nice. I really like how the tires look.
__________________
Member - Red River Radio/Control Car Club
< Tekno EB48SL / SCT410.3 | Tekno EB410 x 2 | Yokomo YZ-2 DTM x 2 | LC Racing EMB-1 Buggies and Truggies >
Cain is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
New Losi Desert Truck 1/10 Drift_Buggy Electric Off-Road 84 08-21-2008 07:39 AM
WTB Losi 1/10 Desert Truck manynitros R/C Items: Wanted to Buy 0 08-19-2008 11:06 PM
Nitro Desert Truck? thecman26 Nitro Off-Road 2 07-06-2008 12:36 PM
Got Losi Desert Truck, Need Batteries... vokus Rookie Zone 4 06-20-2008 09:19 AM
1/36 Micro-Desert Truck raceGEEK Micro and Mini Scales 3 11-07-2007 05:15 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 06:48 AM.


Powered By: vBulletin v3.9.2.1
Privacy Policy | Terms of Use | Advertise Content © 2001-2011 RCTech.net