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Old 04-11-2007, 09:05 AM   #31
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here's some pages from the Pro4's tuning guide..that can also be applied to the Cyclone:


HPI/HB should have included the tuning guide in the Cyclone manual.
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Old 04-11-2007, 11:27 AM   #32
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Originally Posted by Matt Howard
The 6mm droop is measured by a droop gauge, the 4mm is the ride height. Or you can set the ride height to 4mm and if you can lift the car 2mm before the tires lift off the ground then you have 6mm of droop.
If you lift your chassis 2mm and the tires come off the ground, you have 2mm of droop. If you measure 6mm to the lowest part of the arm/knuckle on blocks, you have set your "downstops" to 6mm. Hudy, Serpent, and most of the industry have used this nomenclature for years.

I see from the HPI guide they have decided to interchange the two terms like many I see online.
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Old 04-11-2007, 01:22 PM   #33
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Originally Posted by AARON YOUNG
Scotty cant even make the top three ..what makes you think he knows how to set up a car?
He TQed over you at NorCal. heheheheh

stir, stir, stir......

Rumor has it that he didn't race 19T at SWT last weekend because he didn't want to take the TQ away from you.....heheheheheh

stir, stir, stir......
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Old 04-11-2007, 03:53 PM   #34
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thanks for the help rc!!!!!

so justt to make shure, if i want my car at 5 mm ride hieght, i just droop it till im there? or no?

and just a update, im hitting swr tomarow for shure! maybe even today! YAY lol my parts came in finally!! so if anyone wants to see some comedy go on over and watch me make a fool of my slef lol, i hope not but..............
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