R/C Tech Forums

Go Back   R/C Tech Forums > General Forums > Electric On-Road

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 07-17-2007, 11:33 AM   #61
Tech Addict
 
rampal's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2006
Location: Madrid, Spain
Posts: 563
Trader Rating: 4 (100%+)
Send a message via MSN to rampal
Default

gentlemen (and ladies, if there is any )

here is my Blue armada..... due the time, I didn't have time to put the electronics on the 05MS yet (they're just on where they should be, also because I probably will need to extend the positive lead on the ESC... I was using deans and now I'm on corallys...

so, here they are:

general view, from left to right, TRF415MSXX, TA05MS, TA05 Xenon:





TRF415MSXX left view:



TA05MS left view (antenna original position is a no-no, probably will put on the left servo holder):



TA05 Xenon Left view:



TRF415MSXX right view:



TA05MS right view:



TA05 Xenon Right view:




hope you like them!!!
__________________
The Blue Armada: Tamiya TRF415MSXX, Tamiya TA05MS, Tamiya/Xenon TA05
Novak Brushless, Orion/Peak LiPo batteries, 5-cell
Sanwa M11 DSSS, KO Propo Servos
rampal is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-17-2007, 11:51 AM   #62
Tech Addict
 
rampal's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2006
Location: Madrid, Spain
Posts: 563
Trader Rating: 4 (100%+)
Send a message via MSN to rampal
Default

another thing: check this out:



battery is placed at almost the same position than the TRF415MSXX whereas on the original TA05 is a little further behind....

cheers,
al
__________________
The Blue Armada: Tamiya TRF415MSXX, Tamiya TA05MS, Tamiya/Xenon TA05
Novak Brushless, Orion/Peak LiPo batteries, 5-cell
Sanwa M11 DSSS, KO Propo Servos
rampal is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-17-2007, 12:52 PM   #63
Tech Adept
 
Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: Finland
Posts: 243
Default

Nice pics rampal

I`m still waiting mine
__________________
Racingfactory.fi -> GM - LRP - Futaba - Tamiya Mini M03 - Tamiya 415MSX MRE - Tamiya 416 WE
Cruisaaja is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-17-2007, 02:00 PM   #64
Tech Master
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Posts: 1,305
Default

Thanks for posting the pics rampal!
Two questions:
1. How much further is the battery away from the center on the ta05ms vs 415?
2. Did you do a drive comparison between the two yet?
Thanks
redbones is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-17-2007, 03:14 PM   #65
Tech Addict
 
rampal's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2006
Location: Madrid, Spain
Posts: 563
Trader Rating: 4 (100%+)
Send a message via MSN to rampal
Default

the battery on the TA05MS is both back and a little more off-center. If you see the pictures, I would say the battery on the TRF415MSXX is at the same level than the servo, on the TA05 it is a little behind it, perhaps at the same level than the servo holders... regarding center placement, I need to measure it on the chassis... tomorrow I can measure exactly the off- center on the three models and as well back and forth position in comarison with front suspension. will let you know.

cheers and good night,
al
__________________
The Blue Armada: Tamiya TRF415MSXX, Tamiya TA05MS, Tamiya/Xenon TA05
Novak Brushless, Orion/Peak LiPo batteries, 5-cell
Sanwa M11 DSSS, KO Propo Servos
rampal is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-17-2007, 03:58 PM   #66
Tech Master
 
Xanavi_R34's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: TAMIYA WORLD
Posts: 1,550
Trader Rating: 7 (100%+)
Default

hey al... since you have both of the kits that I am asking about here in this thread, why won't you share with us how they perform in the track (if ever you have tried them already, if not, can you kindly enough try them.?) acceleration, handling, balance, etc etc...

thanks in advance!


thanks for posting the pics too btw...
Xanavi_R34 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-17-2007, 04:15 PM   #67
Tech Regular
 
HI_808's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Posts: 359
Default

rampal,

That's quite an armada! How I envy!

Ken
HI_808 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-17-2007, 04:19 PM   #68
Tech Lord
 
Hebiki's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2003
Location: Chino, CA
Posts: 12,919
Trader Rating: 26 (100%+)
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by HI_808 View Post
rampal,

That's quite an armada! How I envy!

Ken
isnt Rampal from Spain?

i guess you can call that the Spanish Armada!
__________________
Hebiki Design Works
Custom R/C Vinyl Graphics & Apparel: Your gear, your way!
Web Design - Web Development - Logo Design - Graphic Design
www.facebook.com/HebikiDesignWorks
Hebiki is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-17-2007, 04:32 PM   #69
Tech Regular
 
HI_808's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Posts: 359
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by nexxus View Post
Why the hoards of TA05 fans (which I was one and still am to a point) wish to convince us the TA05MS will run with the 415 is beyond me. It's like saying a Corolla can run with a WRX
A Corolla can run with a WRX. Personally, I've seen my friend in a two decade old Corolla (AE86) completely dust WRXs when they first came to the states. Is it that ludicrous? Of course, the track configuration brought out the strengths of the AE86, but a battle can never be taken out of context...
HI_808 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-18-2007, 02:16 AM   #70
Tech Addict
 
rampal's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2006
Location: Madrid, Spain
Posts: 563
Trader Rating: 4 (100%+)
Send a message via MSN to rampal
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Hebiki View Post
isnt Rampal from Spain?

i guess you can call that the Spanish Armada!


let's keep it as the Blue armada for now... I will add some flags later on... hehe
__________________
The Blue Armada: Tamiya TRF415MSXX, Tamiya TA05MS, Tamiya/Xenon TA05
Novak Brushless, Orion/Peak LiPo batteries, 5-cell
Sanwa M11 DSSS, KO Propo Servos
rampal is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-18-2007, 02:58 AM   #71
Tech Master
 
John Doucakis's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2003
Location: Athens, Greece
Posts: 1,108
Trader Rating: 1 (100%+)
Default

rampal

Great pics and great collection!

So, did you measure the battery position in regards to how much off center they are on the TAO5 MS and TRF415 MSXX?
Do you think the TA05 MS is better ballanced left/right with 5cell configuration?
John Doucakis is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-18-2007, 03:25 AM   #72
Tech Addict
 
rampal's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2006
Location: Madrid, Spain
Posts: 563
Trader Rating: 4 (100%+)
Send a message via MSN to rampal
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by John Doucakis View Post
rampal

Great pics and great collection!

So, did you measure the battery position in regards to how much off center they are on the TAO5 MS and TRF415 MSXX?
Do you think the TA05 MS is better ballanced left/right with 5cell configuration?
that's actually what I'm betting on .... better 5 cell balance with brushless... once the electronic is fully in place, will let you know...

cheers,
al

P.D.: I use the transponder in the middle of the front bumper and just have one, that's why it is not in the pictures....
__________________
The Blue Armada: Tamiya TRF415MSXX, Tamiya TA05MS, Tamiya/Xenon TA05
Novak Brushless, Orion/Peak LiPo batteries, 5-cell
Sanwa M11 DSSS, KO Propo Servos
rampal is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-18-2007, 06:21 AM   #73
Tech Adept
 
Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: Finland
Posts: 243
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by rampal View Post
that's actually what I'm betting on .... better 5 cell balance with brushless... once the electronic is fully in place, will let you know...

cheers,
al

P.D.: I use the transponder in the middle of the front bumper and just have one, that's why it is not in the pictures....
rampal

More questions

If i`m not wrong, is motor also more inner than MSXX, that bulkhead looks different?
__________________
Racingfactory.fi -> GM - LRP - Futaba - Tamiya Mini M03 - Tamiya 415MSX MRE - Tamiya 416 WE
Cruisaaja is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-18-2007, 06:31 AM   #74
Tech Regular
 
RocketRacer's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: Durban South Africa
Posts: 337
Default

does anyone have a link to the an online manual for the 05MS?? rampal could you post some pics of the underside of the 05MS and maybe a few mor close ups. thanks
__________________
RocketRacer
XRay T2'008/Nosram ISTC/Nosram 13.5T Spec

Futaba 3PKS with FASST

>>>Knowledge is Power<<<
RocketRacer is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-18-2007, 07:48 AM   #75
Tech Addict
 
rcdy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2005
Location: Agusan del Norte
Posts: 547
Trader Rating: 2 (100%+)
Default

rampal, nice collection.. i like..
__________________
TeamXray, TeamAssociated, Esky, Tamiya
rcdy is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
TRF415 MSXX top & bottom deck + bumper assembly YAH Australia For Sale/Trade 9 07-30-2008 01:05 AM
Tamiya 415MSX MRE/ MSXX/ MSXX MRE differences. lesterrr Electric On-Road 6 07-20-2008 05:00 PM
WTB: Tamiya TA05MS or MSX/MRE, MSXX habis R/C Items: Wanted to Buy 2 06-09-2008 05:04 AM
Tamiya TRF415 MSXX w/ Brand New Chassis limbohz R/C Items: For Sale/Trade 6 04-19-2008 12:00 PM
Tamiya TRF415 MSXX (X-version) !!!!! Mike Schumacher Electric On-Road 29 01-13-2007 11:15 PM



Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off



All times are GMT -7. It is currently 12:39 AM.


We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.
Powered By: vBulletin v3.9.2.1
Privacy Policy | Terms of Use | Advertise Content © 2001-2011 RCTech.net