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Old 02-12-2009, 06:21 AM
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one of mi front wheel washer is broken!

is the item BS8 hex hub

my rc shop dont deliver this.

can you tell my is this fully compatlible with the part bs8 and works with the orig. wheels:

http://www.rcmart.com/catalog/rc-db0...h=595_744_1096

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Old 02-12-2009, 08:44 AM
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They look like they are made to fit larger (12mm?) hex wheels, like the DF03 or touring car size hex. I'm not certain, but that's what they appear to be.

I broke the kit hex (on my 501X though) and there are no other options that I know of apart from the proper Tamiya items that fit straight on. You can fit other similar small 'losi style' hex's - such as the HB d4, Yokomo BX, AE B44, Losi XX4 etc etc - but you will need to drill out the hole to 5mm I think in order to fit it over the axle.
I use HB D4 hex's on one car, B44 hexes on another and kit hexes on the third.
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any plastic 12mm hex hub from a TC will work. Your LHS should have some around.
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Originally Posted by joe of loath View Post
any plastic 12mm hex hub from a TC will work. Your LHS should have some around.
Only if you want to run 12mm hex wheels. The assumption is that he wants to run the smaller offroad hex wheels.
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Originally Posted by joe of loath View Post
any plastic 12mm hex hub from a TC will work. Your LHS should have some around.
Only if you want to run 12mm hex wheels. He has stated that he wants to run the original smaller offroad hex wheels.
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can i put on "normal" wheel hubs from a tamiya tc car and put on new wheels like this?

http://www.rcmart.com/catalog/rc-roa...l?cPath=35_959


and for the durga front wheels givs no other posibility as bs8 part from tamiya?

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Only if you want to run 12mm hex wheels. He has stated that he wants to run the original smaller offroad hex wheels.
i swear the original ones are 12mm...

oh well, you learn something new every day
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