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Old 09-21-2008, 09:56 AM
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How does the Hara spring relate to the Tamiya and HPI springs?
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Old 09-21-2008, 11:27 AM
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How does the Hara spring relate to the Tamiya and HPI springs?
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Old 09-21-2008, 01:33 PM
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hi guys quick question...i want to buy a few more pinions for my 416 with standard 0.4 pitch spur....is 64dp the same as tamiya 0.4 ???

i seen pinions for sale stating 64dp is the same as 0.4..i wasnt sure and dont want to buy them to find i kill my spur..

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Old 09-21-2008, 01:48 PM
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any tips on how loosen up a bit the turn-buckles,every time i make a camber adjustment they come out from the ball on the uprights or the bulkheads because they are quite stiff.
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Old 09-21-2008, 01:50 PM
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Tamiy pinion are there own if you want to use 64 pitch you can change your spur and pinion,or you can use tamiya 04pitch pinion and spur gears.what ever is best for you.
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Old 09-21-2008, 03:16 PM
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Originally Posted by Drifting101 View Post
Seen as noone answered my q the last time round does a 5000 reedy pro lipo fit in a 416?

according to reedy there packs are 23.1mm high IF the nubs are in the battery slots
I would imagine that you haven't gotten an answer on those packs because not many have tried them(I think the SMC, Trackpower, Core RC & Orions are by far the most popular, & those seem to be the ones the factory guys are leaning towards as well), but my guess would be yes, it should fit. I thihnk the SMC 5000 is one of the biggest packs, & I know it fits in the 416(I know because it's the one I use, & I love it to death)......
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Old 09-21-2008, 03:35 PM
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The SMC pack is very tall. While it fits, it's so close to the top deck that it seems like it could inhibit equal flex.
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Here the rumours or previews of the coming soon TRF416 Worlds Edition:http://www.rctouring.eu/tamiya_trf41...ds_edition.htm
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what HPI springs are equivelant to the Tamiya Yellow
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Old 09-21-2008, 10:26 PM
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Originally Posted by Adam? View Post
The SMC pack is very tall. While it fits, it's so close to the top deck that it seems like it could inhibit equal flex.
That might be true, but I can't say I've noticed anything. Yes, it does rub the top deck slightly, but the car seems to run just fine, no handling issues or behavior like it might be tweaked, so I don't think it's interfering with anything....
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Originally Posted by Grizzbob View Post
That might be true, but I can't say I've noticed anything. Yes, it does rub the top deck slightly, but the car seems to run just fine, no handling issues or behavior like it might be tweaked, so I don't think it's interfering with anything....
I never noticed it on carpet, but I ran on asphalt with the center screw out of the top deck, and the car felt tweaked on the track even though it seemed okay on the board. There were marks on the pack like it was rubbing the top deck which I've never seen before. Just a theory. It's probably completely wrong.
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Originally Posted by mac853
Here the rumours or previews of the coming soon TRF416 Worlds Edition:http://www.rctouring.eu/tamiya_trf41...ds_edition.htm
Is it just me or were we totally plagiarised??

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What are we thinking it will come with? I'd say
- spool
- short arms
- 44mm driveshafts
- different suspension blocks e.g. C/C, XA/E
- 1pc top deck?
- harder springs? e.g. white/blue
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Agreed, possibly with the new motor mount the team are running, and maybe a carbon cross brace for the steering...
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We presume that the TRF416 Words Edition will be fully hopped with all the features which will be used at worlds; a front spool, one piece topdeck, a aluminum or carbon steering brace, blue titanium Turnbuckles, a new motormount, different suspension blocks (like 1C-1C and 1XA-1F), 44mm drivershafts, harder springs and short arms.
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Old 09-22-2008, 03:17 AM
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Originally Posted by Adam? View Post
The SMC pack is very tall. While it fits, it's so close to the top deck that it seems like it could inhibit equal flex.
To tell you the truth i wont be able to tell so that doesnt matter to me and i have them already and they are more powerfull than ib4600s



and with the one peice top deck is it the the two top decks joined together or is the cross brace (on the c top deck) removed?
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Originally Posted by Drifting101 View Post
and with the one peice top deck is it the the two top decks joined together or is the cross brace (on the c top deck) removed?
If it's the same as the one Marc was using there is no cross brace over the rear bulkheads
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Can someone give me a link that sells mounting screws for the shocks. Thanks
 

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