R/C Tech Forums

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

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 01-08-2008, 03:32 PM   #1
Tech Addict
 
Join Date: Jan 2005
Location: detroit area
Posts: 573
Trader Rating: 24 (100%+)
Default what kind of scales do you guys use to balance?

i think i know how to balance a car, just place weight where it needs.

but the main question is what kind of scales do you guys use? is there a cheap affordable ones out there.

i was thinking of 4 small jewelery or kitchen style scales.

in case anyone wants to try and flame, i did a search and couldnt find anything.
vic0280 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-08-2008, 03:47 PM   #2
Tech Initiate
 
jonas_h's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2007
Posts: 28
Default

you also could use something like this:

http://data2.blog.de/media/372/1314372_e3acb47000_o.jpg
jonas_h is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-08-2008, 04:24 PM   #3
Tech Elite
 
Victor Vector's Avatar
R/C Tech Elite Subscriber
 
Join Date: Aug 2006
Location: Over Here
Posts: 2,788
Trader Rating: 9 (100%+)
Default

IRS makes neat balancing balls for a very reasonable price. They are really good for left/right balance. Front to back can be done with a tube. Balance scales will drive you nuts.

JMO

Jacko
__________________
Jack Balchin.
Timezone Hooligan
IBEW Local 48-retired (Definitely, great pension.)
Victor Vector is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-09-2008, 04:51 PM   #4
Tech Adept
 
Jamie007's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: Las Vegas, NV
Posts: 116
Default

I have a new TC5 and I was wondering the same thing. It has holes in the chassis for it? I heard theres a way to balance with string?
__________________
Jamie

Sparrowhawk XT, TC5, T4, SC10, Tek18X, Exotek R18, MGT Truggy
RC8E CC2200KV AE/RCM Conversion
RC8T CC2200KV AE Conversion
Jamie007 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
US Balance 500 Gram Scales Bruce53 R/C Items: For Sale/Trade 3 07-05-2008 08:22 AM
To Balance or Not to Balance Lipo Packs while charging RED-LINE M03 Electric On-Road 14 10-24-2007 05:00 PM
To Balance or Not to Balance Lipo Packs while charging RED-LINE M03 Electric Off-Road 25 09-04-2007 02:22 PM
*** 4 US BALANCE 500 GRAM DIGITAL SCALES CHEAP *** billjacobs R/C Items: For Sale/Trade 0 06-10-2007 08:18 AM
How to use 4 scales to balance a car for oval Katana Man Oval, Larger Scales and More 4 10-26-2005 09:06 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 08:03 PM.


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