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Old 01-29-2009, 08:54 AM   #1
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Default "Re-conditioning" foam tires?

I have a bunch of older foam tires for my BRP 1/18th scale that don't seem to perform as well as the new set I just bought. Is there any way to "re-condition" them or are they a lost cause?
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Old 01-29-2009, 09:09 AM   #2
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You can use trinity tire tweak or custom works dr witt magic it. It will make them much better.
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Old 01-29-2009, 09:09 AM   #3
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Clean them with Ronsonol lighter fuel and then rub in cheap sun tan lotion and let it soak in. Add some traction compound and see what happens.
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Find a store in your area that sells music studio/recording equipment. Ask for TASCAM rubber cleaner and conditioner. Nothing rejuvenates rubber like that stuff.

Warning... the stuff is the foulest smelling substance you'll ever encounter. But it works. Seriously, this stuff is so nasty it can give Paragon brain damage.
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