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Old 07-31-2009, 12:07 AM
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Old 07-31-2009, 08:56 AM
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Originally Posted by mark perry #4 View Post
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I don't know the part numbers off hand, but the main difference in geometry comes from the shock towers. The B battery box makes a big difference but is not applicable for electric. And the suspension mounts are a strenght and adjustbaility issue as are the aluminum shocks.

So if you buy the shock towers you will be very close.
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Old 07-31-2009, 09:41 AM
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I did the bbs and towers as I had the m2c racing a,b,c blocks. Just that switch dropped my lapes 1/2 a sec. or more. The new shock towers are AWESOME. Most of the blue stuff is on backorder right now. I hear it's going to be in the stores in early Augest.
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Here is a RC8B updated parts list from the AE Forums.

Updated Items on the RC8B
1. 89290 FT Threaded front big bore shocks $69.99 pr
2. 89346 FT Threaded rear big bore shocks $69.99 pr
3. 89464 FT Front Aluminum Shock Tower $29.99
4. 89465 FT Rear Aluminum Shock Tower $34.99
5. Blue Aluminum Suspension mounts
a. 89460 RC8B Aluminum A-Plate $17.99
b. 89461 RC8B Aluminum B-Plate w/Pins $25.99
c. 89462 RC8B Aluminum C-Plate $17.99
d. 89463 RC8B Aluminum D-Plate w/Pins $26.99
6. 89242 RC8B Steering Drag Link $6.99
7. 89021 Updated Wing mount to fit 16mm shocks $10.99
8. 89003 - RC8 RECEIVER/BATTERY BOX $9.99
9. 89258 Molded Composite front/rear chassis braces $5.99
10. 89473 Steel-Alloy shock stand-offs $9.99
11. 89296 - RC8 83MM WHEELS WHITE $17.99
12. 89134 Machined Alum racing clutch shoes w/shim $29.99
13. 89257 Lightweight engine mounts $14.99
14. 89234 FT Blue Aluminum One-Piece Top Plate $42.99
15. 89000 Light-weight 3mm hard-anodized chassis $114.99

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