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Old 05-31-2003, 03:14 PM   #1
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Default Hpi Rs4 Pro3

i have a few questions about this car like is it a good car to race does ne 1 race these how do they preform? ne sugg for a diff car to race i will be racing on an oval asphalt track thanks
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Old 05-31-2003, 06:01 PM   #2
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i have a pro 3 and it is working fine, its fast it handles well and it is hard to break it(which is a good thing). i saw a guy using one in mod and it flys. its a great car and worth getting.
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Old 06-02-2003, 03:22 AM   #3
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I have an Atsushi Hara edition Pro 3 for sale, if you don't know what that is, it's a stacked Pro 3 with everything you could ever want for racing.

Pro 3's stock out of the box, are well, horrible for racing. The Atsushi Hara edition Pro 3 is really the only good version of the Pro 3 for racing.

Check this out: http://www.rctech.net/forum/showthre...threadid=18971
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I need a baseline outdoor parking lot setup
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Old 08-01-2003, 05:58 PM   #5
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Default My current asphalt setup

Hop ups

PRP chassis and upper deck
aluminum motor brace
aluminum battery holder
heatsink motor plate
aluminum spur gear holder
aluminum pully mount
aluminum CVD's
graphite front and rear shock towers
Ti turnbuckles and hingepins
low friction belts
Xpress torque/camber rods

Setup

Front
yellow springs/ 40wt oil, stock piston #3?
shock mounts-outer hole on bottom, lower inner on top
4 degree C-hubs
gold swaybar
camber link upper middle
-1 degrees camber
0 toe
lower arm mount- 2 degrees, I think?
ride height 5.5mm

Rear
blue springs/40wt oil, stock piston #3?
shock mounts-inner hole on bottom, outer top on top
0 degree hubs
silver swaybar
camber link upper hole on hub, inner middle on tower
-1 degrees camber
1-2-9 lower arm block
ride height 5.5mm

no one ways
HPI Mondeo body

Electronics
Hitec DCX rx with 3D radio
Hitec 5925MG servo
Novak TC2, stock profile
XIIP tuned, P2K based motor with Putnam brushes and springs
Promatch 2400's


The track is 50x120, blown off and sprayed with sugar water

BTW I bumped up the old thread that has a lot of good info.
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Old 08-01-2003, 06:05 PM   #6
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Isn't there a Pro3 forum already....?
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Old 08-03-2003, 10:33 PM   #7
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Default Trouble with my beloved Pro 3

I seem to be dumb about this...After servicing my car, it seems to have a problem that I tried to solve without success...
The car will oversteer when I turn left but good when I turn right..

All setting is good before I service the car.. I only clean the bearings, rebuild the shock and the diff.. diff are not too tight and not too loose...

Can anyone help me??
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