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Old 02-26-2004, 09:07 AM
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R3/R2 drivers.. does anyone know if the standard graphite shaft will hold up in 19T?

or has anyone tried it? i think i remember steve saying that it might not hold up in mod? im not sure about 19T.

steve?
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Old 02-26-2004, 09:09 AM
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Originally posted by Hebiki
R3/R2 drivers.. does anyone know if the standard graphite shaft will hold up in 19T?

or has anyone tried it? i think i remember steve saying that it might not hold up in mod? im not sure about 19T.

steve?
Alex broke his with a stock motor (a fast one) so I dont think it would hang with a 19t.
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Old 02-26-2004, 09:11 AM
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johnny,

i remember he broke the ultra lightweight one.. the one thats wrapped in plastic. (that one is esp. designed for stock only, i think its the speedway pal shaft)

did he break the stock graphite shaft also?
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Originally posted by Hebiki
R3/R2 drivers.. does anyone know if the standard graphite shaft will hold up in 19T?

or has anyone tried it? i think i remember steve saying that it might not hold up in mod? im not sure about 19T.

steve?
I ran the stock shaft with 7 turn motors, no problems at all.
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Old 02-26-2004, 09:16 AM
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Originally posted by Hebiki
R3/R2 drivers.. does anyone know if the standard graphite shaft will hold up in 19T?

or has anyone tried it? i think i remember steve saying that it might not hold up in mod? im not sure about 19T.

steve?

I have ran the stock with 19T and no problems now the pal shaft the ultra light one did not do to well "snap"
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Old 02-26-2004, 09:17 AM
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awww man. i need to take more pictures???

LOL you know you want to tease us more with that pink R3
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Old 02-26-2004, 09:18 AM
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thats what i figured. i havent purchased the speedway pal graphite shaft yet. but i remember steve sayin that was only for stock.

i wanted to know b/c i want to run the R3 in 19T on sunday.

oh DOH! that means i have to RACE sunday!
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LOL you know you want to tease us more with that pink R3
his looks red, yours looks pink
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Old 02-26-2004, 09:23 AM
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Originally posted by Hebiki
thats what i figured. i havent purchased the speedway pal graphite shaft yet. but i remember steve sayin that was only for stock.

i wanted to know b/c i want to run the R3 in 19T on sunday.

oh DOH! that means i have to RACE sunday!

LoL no sking on the weekend ??? you gonna race


Heath............ now you know mine is red we are going to have to pack our gear up and head to So. Cal for some racing
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Originally posted by Ko Racer
Heath............ now you know mine is red we are going to have to pack our gear up and head to So. Cal for some racing
Tell me about it...when we leaving? I can drive in snow pretty good. Bring that new ride you have and we'll get outta Dodge!
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his looks red, yours looks pink
maybe if me and Ko should switch digital cameras so our cars come out the same color?!??
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maybe if me and Ko should switch digital cameras so our cars come out the same color?!??
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maybe if me and Ko should switch digital cameras so our cars come out the same color?!??
yours will turn blue and his will be purple
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come on down guys.. its fun racing here.. always sunny. this rain stuff will blow over.. then it'll be full blown race season!

by the time spring rolls around.. we should have racing every sunday, tuesday and saturday.

anyways.. back to the Barracuda thread.
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maybe if me and Ko should switch digital cameras so our cars come out the same color?!??

what kind you got I have a fuji 3800 fine pix 6X optical zoom 3.2 mega pixels
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