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Old 06-02-2010, 10:06 AM
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This:
Since i cant post links yet... Its a (you can search them on tower)

Tamiya TB-03D 4WD Drift High-Performance Chassis Kit
And What bodies would fit this one Looking for a muscle car body.

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This:
Tamiya TT-01R Type-E Chassis Kit.


I want to start drifting might not race, but will "bash" with my dad and his nitro 4-tec...
Im going to put brushless in it a 5700kv mamba max combo...
My question is; i dont care if its noob friendly or not just want to know which is durable enough i dont care much about replacing parts just which seems beefer and srtonger?(if that makes sence)
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Old 06-02-2010, 10:23 AM
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Just about any touring car chassis can be used for drifting. It's a matter of having hard rubber, or plastic tires and a locked rear diff. I would suggest going with the TC4, it's cheap and durable. Great for getting into that area of the hobby.
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Just about any touring car chassis can be used for drifting. It's a matter of having hard rubber, or plastic tires and a locked rear diff. I would suggest going with the TC4, it's cheap and durable. Great for getting into that area of the hobby.
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can the tc4 be found for under $200 if not thats fine...
I also found 12 drift tires on ebay $9.00 and 8 rims for $10.00
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I've got a post that i did before this one and its not showing any one know why?
O yea and i found a tc4 with 3 batteries and a charger with all electronics... I will probably replace everything...
Motor:5700kv Mamba Max
Esc:Mamba Max
Servo:Hi-Tec digital servo
Radio:Tactic 2.4ghz Radio (one transmiter for all cars haha)
Battery:6 cell 4400 Mah and for speed 3s 11.1v
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Originally Posted by n8dawg1290 View Post
I've got a post that i did before this one and its not showing any one know why?
O yea and i found a tc4 with 3 batteries and a charger with all electronics... I will probably replace everything...
Motor:5700kv Mamba Max
Esc:Mamba Max
Servo:Hi-Tec digital servo
Radio:Tactic 2.4ghz Radio (one transmiter for all cars haha)
Battery:6 cell 4400 Mah and for speed 3s 11.1v
:P
Thanks all!
they are showing up now , they just had to get approved( new feature to try to eliminate spam)
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Old 06-03-2010, 06:41 AM
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Hello,

Well,just to share my experience and views about drifting. I've started drifting rc in february 2010 n participated in our local competition the same month. From the competition many of the experience drifters use yokomo mr-4tc and tamiya ta-05 but the winner was usually yokomo. That time I was using tamiya TT-01 but it was not as fun and challenging as using yokomo that i bought recently.

But generally it depends on how you want to use it and the purpose of it. For bashing i recommend you using TT-01 but for comp i prefer yokomo.
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Thank you guys for all your opinions and inputs I bought a tc4 for $90. It came with the car a body an extra motor and 3 batterys with one charger and all electronics...
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