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Old 05-18-2008, 11:10 AM   #1
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Does anyone make a ceramic bearing kit for my rc12l4(irs rugrat) looked at acer but i wasn't sure if the one the said L4O was the correct one. please send me a link if you know of one
Are ceramic bearings the way to go or should i stick with steel.
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http://cgi.ebay.com/ZC5-Ball-Bearing...2em118Q2el1247

Ive ordered from wallawalla and the quality of the bearings is amazing. These are ABEC 5 ceramic ball bearings for $25.
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that kit doesn't have the bearings for the rear hub and spur gear correct?

Will this one work

http://www3.towerhobbies.com/cgi-bin...?&I=LXPTC9&P=7
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Old 05-18-2008, 02:43 PM   #4
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Or this...

http://rc4less.com/Bearings_&_Diff_B...duct_info.html

...making sure you specify the correct flanged/unflanged bearings for the axle to suit your diff, and the correct front wheel bearings.

These are excellent bearings. The rear and front axle bearings have lasted me a season with irregular cleaning! HTH
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look up dry bearings...


soak your bearings in alcohol...
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Old 05-19-2008, 06:54 AM   #6
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boca bearings are the best and you can check web site they do have sizes for that car www.bocabearing.com
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