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Old 03-21-2004, 06:06 PM   #1
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I want to cut the trailing edge of my new brushes, i have the cut off bit ready, but how much do i cut off?
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...and how do you do this neatly...?
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Old 03-21-2004, 06:27 PM   #3
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Huh? Bit? You can use a file to cut off 1mm - 3mm, thats all your really need.
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Old 03-21-2004, 06:29 PM   #4
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the thing i'm wondering, is a a straight diagnal, or do you cut the entire brush down, so what is the lenght of it to start/to end(after cut)
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i only cut my brushes for 1/12th scale...is this for your sedan?....depending on the comm size in sedan is usually if i play with the edges of the brush or not
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http://www.coalitionforums.com/Trailingedge.gif

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Old 03-22-2004, 10:36 AM   #7
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thanks, that helped huge, i think i'll give it a try in practice tonite, i bought so many brushes on saturday i can experiment alot. Now i just gotta figure out which way the motor turns, i think it's clockwise.
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pro3 its clockwise if your looking at it from the endbell side
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Huh? Bit? You can use a file to cut off 1mm - 3mm, thats all your really need.
1-3mm is alot. Usually just the tip is enough.
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