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Old 03-06-2009, 12:40 PM   #4696
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Yeah, bunch of us used those plugs in our TA05's. Works very well. (the tc5 also uses something similar in their new spool but its pads rather then the plugs). Worked out great for the TA05 b/c it comes with two diffs so we didn't need to buy anything more.

I assume those plugs are not TCS legal so save your real spools for that if you plan to do TCS.

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Old 03-06-2009, 12:44 PM   #4697
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Q's : Why would I need the built in toe? Where i can just put different suspension block to get a desire toe in? Is there any different handling characteristic with the built in toe upright?
It's a traction thing... more toe-in set on the blocks versus the hubs will result in better forward traction. Spashett explained the effect to me a long time ago now, and I can't remember the nitty gritty, but that was the jist...

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Old 03-06-2009, 01:24 PM   #4699
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I don't own this car, but if I did and had the problem I would definately look into building a slipper spool. Just get a front diff and replace the diff balls with Traxxas slipper plugs. Definately cuts down on the damage as the only part that gives is those plugs on the diff ring.

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Correct me if I'm wrong but , aren't slippers illegal?
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Correct me if I'm wrong but , aren't slippers illegal?
Illegal in? I can't speak to TCS but ROAR, etc they aren't. If they were then all the new TC5's would be illegal. Slipper spools that is. Not sure about a drivetrain slipper.
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Slipper clutches acting ont eh spurs are illegal, it has to be direct drive.

Spliff's on the otherhand are fine, as even though they slip, the affect is only on one end of the car... or to put it another way, if you have a loose diff, that'll "slip" too. One-ways are a case in point as well, as off power they are effectively "slipping", i.e. free wheeling.

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Old 03-06-2009, 07:36 PM   #4702
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what spur pinion combo are you guys using on your 416 for 13.5 rubber tire? currently i have a 98 spur
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Old 03-06-2009, 10:17 PM   #4703
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what spur pinion combo are you guys using on your 416 for 13.5 rubber tire? currently i have a 98 spur
What's up Mick How you been? i swear me and you have the same cars all the time. For the 13.5 motor I run it at 4.5fdr and with a 98 spur I believe it would be a 44 pinion. I ran the 100 spur and 45 pinion when I ran the 13.5 motor. Very easy to drive and great top end for the straights and sweepers.
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Old 03-06-2009, 10:27 PM   #4704
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any plans to do the protectoer for 416 WE chassis?

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Old 03-07-2009, 07:23 AM   #4705
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What's up Mick How you been? i swear me and you have the same cars all the time. For the 13.5 motor I run it at 4.5fdr and with a 98 spur I believe it would be a 44 pinion. I ran the 100 spur and 45 pinion when I ran the 13.5 motor. Very easy to drive and great top end for the straights and sweepers.
lol hey whats up?,yea it does seem we run the same car guess we just have to know what thell all do! any how i still have the xray 009 for carpet but just getting my new 416 ready for rubber tire asphalt coming up in about a month,hey thanks for the starting point,ill give it a try.
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Slipper clutches acting ont eh spurs are illegal, it has to be direct drive.

Spliff's on the otherhand are fine, as even though they slip, the affect is only on one end of the car... or to put it another way, if you have a loose diff, that'll "slip" too. One-ways are a case in point as well, as off power they are effectively "slipping", i.e. free wheeling.

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Old 03-07-2009, 02:22 PM   #4707
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416 aluminum SPOOL CUP


it is under developing.. and Testing.

maybe.. it will be coated by tamiya blue
Hallo today im tested some new spool-cups made of delrin and we did some cutting in the top deck to get some flex and it works very good on carpet the tires we us is lrp 27 pre glued pic,s will come later...
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Old 03-07-2009, 05:15 PM   #4708
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Hey guys,
I remember seeing some polycarb diff covers on this thread a while back and I was wondering where I could purchase them and how effective they are, I used the vinyl tamiya ones but I'm looking for something better.

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Tamiya took TQ and all the podium in the 3rd round of the ETS series. The youngster Yannic TQ and won the race. Here's the link ETS series
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I remember seeing some polycarb diff covers on this thread a while back and I was wondering where I could purchase them and how effective they are, I used the vinyl tamiya ones but I'm looking for something better.

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