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Old 05-16-2011, 09:34 AM   #46
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We get it ! You drive 1/10 buggy ...your punk rock... P.S. try 1/10 on road or 12th on road sometime then your buggy will feel like a Cadillac
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Old 05-16-2011, 09:48 AM   #47
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Originally Posted by nsx_23 View Post
DO IT! Flying a real plane or heli is something everyone should do at least once in their life. I've done both and I must say I enjoy the plane a lot more, but helis are also good fun.

"When once you have tasted flight, you will forever walk the earth with your eyes turned skyward, for there you have been, and there you will always long to return."
No doubt. I have some stick time in a 172 and some bona fide logged hours in a 152. Pulling a few G's in an Aerobat is something you just can't simulate.

I see real helis flying all the time (I live across the road from a trauma center), and it's on my list to get some stick time in one this summer. Then I'll figure out if I want to invest in the training. If not, I'll probably go back to fixed wing. Flying is amazing.

Until them, I'll just keep airing out my 1/10th scales.
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Old 05-16-2011, 09:54 AM   #48
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I love buggy's... The only trucks i hate are SCT.
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Old 05-16-2011, 09:56 AM   #49
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I like R/C's a little more like this...http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gdyaBHk3wd8
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Old 05-16-2011, 10:06 AM   #50
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Old 05-16-2011, 10:47 AM   #51
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Originally Posted by burnineyes View Post
We cant have threads comparing things here, mods better hurry and lock this one before it gets out of hand.
I see no reason to lock this thread. This is a discussion forum, is it not?

My own opinion: I think truggies are ugly. Most of them ride around, nose-up-in-the-air, butt practically dragging in the dirt like a poodle with worms, it just looks wrong to me.

I *do* see the usefulness of the taller, wider fat-meat tires and wide stance, though. It makes the truggies a lot more user-friendly and forgiving than a buggy. I would imagine buggies need to be more individually fine-tuned to a particular track or surface than a truggy, but when they are, no truggy can compete with it.

It's all a personal preference. I like dis, you like dat. And we discuss and debate in forums.
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Old 05-16-2011, 11:21 AM   #52
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When I was young my older brother had a gold pan rc10. I wanted the rc10 T when it came out but my brother said that "trucks were lame" still don't have one. But now I am kinda wanting a stadium truck to go with my short course.

Yeah anyway. I guess I like trucks after all.
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