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Old 02-10-2012, 01:57 PM
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Cant help it, have a addiction to this thing. Ive basically bought a hop up part every day =)

Today i picked up the hard anodized shock bodies. They just looked so nice sitting in plastic on the rack, had to give them a good home =)

Picked up some diff fluids...just curious....some people suggest 5-5-3, others are saying 3-3-1. One of the really good local drivers run 7-7-3. So many, track is med-high traction hard pack clay (Grooves up).

I also just saw that there is no build instructions for this thing. Most of it, there is NO problems, however, it would of been nice to do a step by step for the diff =)
The exploded parts sheet will be your best friend. When you get confused as to what screw looks like what, I just type the part number in on amainhobbies and you see it and go "ohh! geez, THAT thing!"
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Old 02-10-2012, 02:08 PM
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Sounds like my track and I'm going to run 7/5/3.
Im running that right now, it pushes, well it pushes going into...you can just throttle on exit and it will center itself a bit easier.
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Old 02-10-2012, 03:01 PM
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Default IN NEED OF SERIOUS HELP WITH 10-SCTE

I just got my truck its box stock with the exception
Of a taking scx5.5 and a mmp sensored the problem is the heat that
The motor is generating sometimes temps are over 200
After 6 minute qualifying round haven't been able to run longer
than 9 mins please help
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Old 02-10-2012, 03:09 PM
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Originally Posted by Eatsumpercsl View Post
I just got my truck its box stock with the exception
Of a taking scx5.5 and a mmp sensored the problem is the heat that
The motor is generating sometimes temps are over 200
After 6 minute qualifying round haven't been able to run longer
than 9 mins please help
what is your gearing???
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Old 02-10-2012, 04:41 PM
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What's a good esc and gearing for a tekin rx8 and pro4 4600kv
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Old 02-10-2012, 04:43 PM
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I noticed during practice today that my RX8 fan quit. It has no damage or anything it just quit. I guess it's not supposed to last more than a month and a half. I ordered 3 fans from China because I'll be damned if I spend $10 a piece on Tekin fans. I'm sure I will have to change the plug when they get here. I'm sure I can still race but anything longer and my temps start getting up there.
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Old 02-10-2012, 04:49 PM
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Originally Posted by LosiMadMan View Post
I noticed during practice today that my RX8 fan quit. It has no damage or anything it just quit. I guess it's not supposed to last more than a month and a half. I ordered 3 fans from China because I'll be damned if I spend $10 a piece on Tekin fans. I'm sure I will have to change the plug when they get here. I'm sure I can still race but anything longer and my temps start getting up there.
Just call Tekin, if it's still under warranty and they send you a replacement. They come in packs of two. I've had my RX for well over a year racing every weekend and I've only replaced the fan once.
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Old 02-10-2012, 05:33 PM
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Default adjustable hinge pins

the instructions that come with the adjustable hinge pins are not that great for a noob. luckily i can you the search feature on this thread and figure it out. i could not find what you are adjusting on the front of the car...is it caster or kickup or both? i know you run 0's all around...but what are you adjusting?

thanks.
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Old 02-10-2012, 06:03 PM
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Originally Posted by LosiMadMan View Post
I noticed during practice today that my RX8 fan quit. It has no damage or anything it just quit. I guess it's not supposed to last more than a month and a half. I ordered 3 fans from China because I'll be damned if I spend $10 a piece on Tekin fans. I'm sure I will have to change the plug when they get here. I'm sure I can still race but anything longer and my temps start getting up there.
I called tekin a while back about my fan. They said the fan wasn't really needed until outside temps hit over 100 degrees. It's something about more air flow to the fins. I've been running with out a fan ever since and never hit past five lights on the internal temp.
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Old 02-10-2012, 06:17 PM
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I just got an RX8 and I'm getting ready to order a sensored motor. Does anyone know how the Tekin Pro4 and the Tenshock SC411 compare? Is the Pro4 worth the extra money?
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Originally Posted by scracer68 View Post
I just got an RX8 and I'm getting ready to order a sensored motor. Does anyone know how the Tekin Pro4 and the Tenshock SC411 compare? Is the Pro4 worth the extra money?
IMO, no.
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Originally Posted by A929ryda View Post
I called tekin a while back about my fan. They said the fan wasn't really needed until outside temps hit over 100 degrees. It's something about more air flow to the fins. I've been running with out a fan ever since and never hit past five lights on the internal temp.
Well my ESC is getting Pretty hot and the fan used to keep it at about 98.
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Originally Posted by skyler hays View Post
the instructions that come with the adjustable hinge pins are not that great for a noob. luckily i can you the search feature on this thread and figure it out. i could not find what you are adjusting on the front of the car...is it caster or kickup or both? i know you run 0's all around...but what are you adjusting?

thanks.
Different kick angle changes your caster
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Old 02-10-2012, 07:09 PM
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Originally Posted by RC*PHREAK View Post
IMO, no.
I have a Tekin SCX4 4.5 now, would you say the SC411 is an upgrade to this?
Which SC411 motor would you recomend?
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Well I also see TenShock has 8 pole motors out now. WOW man if they could just sensor these bad boys it would be nice. We might be able to start running motors small than 540 if this keeps up I want a 16 pole 440 can motor that can blow the tires off and run on 1s lipo

http://tenshock-motors.de/Tenshock-B...-Pole-TSCZ2750
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