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Going to build a Losi Diff...what do you recommend?

Going to build a Losi Diff...what do you recommend?

Old 11-10-2008, 10:52 AM
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There is absolutely nothing wrong with the stock Losi or AE diff parts. The fastest team guys - RC, RM, Tebo, Truhe, Robbers, etc, etc. all run the stock stuff guys.

New rings are fine - but if you are really picky - get some 600 grit sand paper and lay it on a smooth flat surface and wet the paper (I use my glass stove top in my house) - put a diff ring on the female out drive and sand the ring in a circular motion until the ring has a uniform finish or if a used ring, until the track where the diff balls ran is no longer visible. Do both rings - assemble - you are done.

One thing worth mentioning is make sure you have the newer style thrust bearing if you are building a Losi diff - the one with the caged balls and the thick washers with the concave races for the balls to run in. They came with the AD2 and the JRXS stock...and I assume now with all the cars.
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Old 11-11-2008, 08:36 PM
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Originally Posted by Rockpyle View Post
The axiom ceramic diff balls and thrust bearings are great.
http://www.axiommotors.com/diff-rebu...lls-p-480.html

These are in stock and ready to ship as well, I dont believe anyone else offers a ceramic thrust that is captured by a solid piece of brass as we have these specially produced.
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Old 11-11-2008, 08:37 PM
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I just ordered a www.BFastRC.com diff today:

P70 kit contains the B-FAST massaged rings (Losi 3070), a dozen Carbide diff balls (3/32") and the Caged Thrust Bearing.
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