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Old 07-29-2004, 10:10 AM
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You know in six months you'll have a Custom Works car or somthing and be runnin' in the dirt!
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Old 07-29-2004, 11:18 AM
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Originally posted by DavidAlford
The black belt kit is worth ever cent no doubt. I like it a ton more then the cut yellow belt. I have never cut my black one and don't really see a need to. I run it super loose in mod sedan and it works fine.
Thanks for the input! Im running 19t so im not to worried about it then!
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Old 07-29-2004, 11:34 AM
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Ummm....no LOL
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Old 07-29-2004, 01:31 PM
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Originally posted by jkerr0043
PRP is in the prototype phase of their new towers right now. Ben sent me a set of the prototypes for testing. So far they're very good. But they're not out yet. PRP has a thread on here discussing them. BTW, the car you bought off Ebay, did it have a bunch of blue aluminum screws on it and the battery mounting hardware ground off? I traded a car with a friend who turned around and sold it and it had the old PRP towers on it.
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The car was bought on consignment at RacersHaven in Bakersfield and didn't have the blue screws on it, so I don't think it was yours. I got a email from Ben @ PRP and he's COMPLETELY out of ver1 front shock towers Sold the last 2 to Todd Hodge and Matt Francis.
If ANYBODY could help us out it would be greatly appreciated!
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Old 07-29-2004, 03:40 PM
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Just so you guys know, it isnt the end of the world if you cant run the Tamiya shocks, they are easier to get right, not better on the track IMO.
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Old 07-29-2004, 08:15 PM
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Originally posted by Fran
If ANYBODY could help us out it would be greatly appreciated!
Fran
Can't you just run the stock Losi towers until the new PRP is available?
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Old 07-29-2004, 10:00 PM
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Fran- I am also testing the new prp shock towers for Ben at Speedworld Raceway and I dont need the old ones so if you need the front shock tower give me an e-mail and we can work something out, [email protected].
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Old 07-30-2004, 07:50 AM
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one last post...

I'm selling my backup/spares package that I kept while using the XXXS. The parts are mixed new and used but all in excellent condtion...

Ultimate Losi XXXS parts/spares package
http://www.rctech.net/forum/showthre...threadid=46448

diff,spool, arms, towers.....everything :P
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Old 07-30-2004, 08:28 AM
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hehe... it's a nice collection of spares, but nowhere near the ultimate collection
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Old 07-30-2004, 07:55 PM
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HeY!!!



Randy what is the ultimate collection then of spare parts??? like 3 of everyting...

can you notice that big of a difference from the yellow belt, to the black belt??? and would you recomend me getting it for stk, and 19t foam???

i didn't cut every other tooth of my yellow belt, i only cut every third tooth off, just to be safe because freind of mine broke his and yeah...
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If you've ever seen Randy's spare parts boxes, you'd know what the ultimate spare parts inventory is.
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HeY!!!


would you be able to get a pic of you parts box then randy, i'd like to see it???
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Old 07-31-2004, 02:45 PM
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Is there any way to create more drag brake in the xxx-s? I'm losing a lot of time in the corners when I have to brake.
The tc3s and xrays seem to slow down faster for some reason. I can't figure it out.
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Old 07-31-2004, 02:49 PM
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Originally posted by Cardboard
Is there any way to create more drag brake in the xxx-s? I'm losing a lot of time in the corners when I have to brake.
The tc3s and xrays seem to slow down faster for some reason. I can't figure it out.
If I were you I would just dial in some auto break using your ESC. Just increase it in small increments until you get the amount of braking you want.
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Originally posted by JoshR 85
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Randy what is the ultimate collection then of spare parts??? like 3 of everyting...

can you notice that big of a difference from the yellow belt, to the black belt??? and would you recomend me getting it for stk, and 19t foam???

i didn't cut every other tooth of my yellow belt, i only cut every third tooth off, just to be safe because freind of mine broke his and yeah...
I recommend the black belt for every class.. I ran it today with the fastest motor I've ever had from EddieO, and I've run it in stock both with no problems. As long as you dont cut into the reinforcement strands in the belt you shouldnt have breaking problems because of cutting teeth.

Sorry, no pics of the parts boxes tho.
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