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Old 11-03-2011, 10:22 AM
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Originally Posted by BashemSmashem View Post
So , my question is ....... How long till the Mini Ten SCTE comes out !!!!!!!!!!
That's exactly what I was thinking when I say the Mini 8ight. I'd be all like this if I could get one.
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Old 11-03-2011, 10:29 AM
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anyone found CVA boots for the front and rear center shafts that fit/work? like the 1/8's all have....
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Old 11-03-2011, 12:04 PM
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You don't have to run the SNR towers to use the 8ight BB shocks. The standoff holes are smaller so you will need to drill them or make your own. No need to run limiters, that is what we use the droop screws for.

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Old 11-03-2011, 12:09 PM
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SC race at thunder alley in CA this weekend on Sunday. It is a ton of fun and its a food race so its for a good cause too. Hope to see some of you there.
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From what I've heard, Big Bores are not needed at all on this truck - i have no experience with them though.
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Thanks for the info on the BCE chassis. I just won one on Ebay. Hope my truck gets here soon.
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Originally Posted by BashemSmashem View Post
Would love for R/C to be my "work" ! Any openings for a R&D tester ?

On a side note , got to see the new Mini 8ight buggy run on an indoor track at my LHS and the driver was putting down lap times very close too the 4wd mod buggy times ! and it held up too some pretty big hits as well . Looks like a home run for Losi on this one !

So , my question is ....... How long till the Mini Ten SCTE comes out !!!!!!!!!!
they make a 1/32 scale scte i have it jumps the gutters pretty good
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Originally Posted by larlev View Post
Guys be warned about Orion 6500mah 90c lipos....mine tanked after 5 charges. Charges full, but acts like it LVC after 3 passes in front street. New SC8 installed, all other lipos work fine. I tried discharging to 6v, and then recharging. still no go. Cell voltage shows 4.2, 4.19.

Called Horizon and zero warranty...so out $120. Hard to swallow that one.
Nano, Turnigy is all I will buy now. Cheap and good...easier to swallow if goes bad.
Mine puffed and popped the case open when i removed the straps after my first run. I have been wondering if i would see a pattern. I did recieve a refund from Horizon after talking with them on the phone and sending pics etc. I really hope these lipos dont hurt anyone!
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Old 11-03-2011, 03:44 PM
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Originally Posted by 10sctrel0v3r View Post
they make a 1/32 scale scte i have it jumps the gutters pretty good
LOL Way ahead of you there , had mine since the first day they were released and its been brushless/LiPo since the first run Its also been a real blast and has been very tough .
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Originally Posted by BashemSmashem View Post
LOL Way ahead of you there , had mine since the first day they were released and its been brushless/LiPo since the first run Its also been a real blast and has been very tough .
got a part number for the brushless conversion? and lipo?
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Originally Posted by BashemSmashem View Post
LOL Way ahead of you there , had mine since the first day they were released and its been brushless/LiPo since the first run Its also been a real blast and has been very tough .
I got one thats all stock that I just put up for sale, its an amazing truck just a bit to big for the track we have set up on the pool table. Got an extra battery for it too, only put a pack and a half on it.
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I used Losi's ESC and motor ...
http://www.losi.com/Products/Default...rodID=LOSB9594

for the RX I used a Spektrum 3500 micro and for the servo I used a JR SM22 but Losi has a servo that will work as well ....
http://thetoyz.com/Losi/MICRO-4WD-RA...am-Losi/13807/

Here is a battery but I use a chinese cheapo .....
http://thetoyz.com/Losi/MICRO-4WD-RA...am-Losi/13807/
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So I had ordered a Tekin Pro 4 4600kv last friday or something, Got the Tekin Pro 4 today in the mail open the package and its a 4000kv motor..... So I had to send it back and wait on the correct motor now but I should at least have my Rx-8 before then.

I was thinking of picking up a used Medusa 4 pole 3300kv motor to try out, Does anyone have any info on these motor's I haven't found much info cause they weren't made for long before the business went under but from what I've read so far there suppose to be great motor's.
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Originally Posted by namewasdallas View Post
So I had ordered a Tekin Pro 4 4600kv last friday or something, Got the Tekin Pro 4 today in the mail open the package and its a 4000kv motor..... So I had to send it back and wait on the correct motor now but I should at least have my Rx-8 before then.

I was thinking of picking up a used Medusa 4 pole 3300kv motor to try out, Does anyone have any info on these motor's I haven't found much info cause they weren't made for long before the business went under but from what I've read so far there suppose to be great motor's.
run that 4000kv
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I'm building a new set of diffs with the lightened outdrives. These outdrives don't come with the crosspin that goes through the outdrive and behind the side gear inside the diff. I'd like to keep the old diffs assembled as backups. My LHS doesn't have the rebuild kit in stock that includes the pins. Are the same exact pins used elsewhere on the truck? I have wheel hex pins from my Slash 4x4 that appear to fit, but I'm not sure if the original Losi ones are made from a harder metal or something. So, is there another part from the truck I can buy that includes compatible pins? Or should I just use the Traxxas ones? The Traxxas pins are 1.98mm in diameter and 9.70mm long.

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