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USIC USGT 2016 Motor and Chassis list in qualifing order

TQ A.F. TSR A800
2nd D.J. TeamPowers A800
3rd B.S. TSR A800
4th M.L. TSR A800
5th M.F TeamPowers A800
6th D.J TSR Destiny
7th J.W. Trinity Monster '17 Xray
8th C.V TSR Destiny
9 A.C. TSR A700
10 B.K. R1 v15 A700
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13 J.L. TSR A800
14 M.L. TSR Destiny
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16 J.M. TSR. 15 Xray
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18 R.C. TSR T4
19 M.K. Reedy Powered M3 AE TC7
20 S.J. TSR Destiny
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26 P.D. TSR Destiny
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30 V.P. Reedy M3 serpent 3.0
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35 Y.B. Fantom A800
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38 R.C. TSR A800
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40 W.S. Reedy
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Old 05-21-2013, 11:46 AM   #1036
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What's the opinion on competitiveness of a TC4 in USGT?
I'm still fairly competitive at the local level with a TC3. I've thought about upgrading to a TC4 club racer many times but just haven't found the need.
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Old 05-21-2013, 11:54 AM   #1037
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HPI has +3 in most styles. They also used to have +6 in some of their wheels as well.

In any case, I run 200mm bodies and zero offset wheels in a lot of cases. It doesn't look that bad.
Oh ok thanks
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Thanks, JCarr and Beemerfan.
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Old 05-23-2013, 07:24 AM   #1039
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Here's my contribution to racing USGT. I still need to do one more thing before I race it.
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Old 05-23-2013, 11:15 AM   #1040
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That is amazing, simply amazing!

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Kudos, sir! Most excellent!
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Lucky Strike Budweiser Black Crown Porsche
Just painted this body for our clubs Summer Series
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Old 05-25-2013, 08:08 AM   #1043
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Out of all the tire options, what is a decent tire combo for running on carpet these days?
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Lucky Strike Budweiser Black Crown Porsche
Just painted this body for our clubs Summer Series
I had a chance to race this body and it is not a body I would recomend it has great rear grip but it lacks front downforce it has a push mid corner out. It has turn in grip but my Mercedes CLK was Faster by .2 but that body is hard to find NSX bodies are getting hard to find You guy's bought them all out.
So what body to run? I like Audi R8 but it wears the the front spliter out too quickly for me. Any other suggestions?
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I had to paint another body to try, Have you noticed that all the good bodies are on Back order so I went and tried a Body from my Old Friends at McAllister racing This is Daytona Proto Type DP-X!
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Just picked up some HPI 4495's. I know about cutting the inside edge of the open cell foams , buy do you guys also do the outside?
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Just picked up some HPI 4495's. I know about cutting the inside edge of the open cell foams , buy do you guys also do the outside?
Just curious, but did you buy them new? Everyone in our local club has been searching for them with no luck. Everyone is sold out waiting for (hoping) Hobbico will restock them soon.

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Just curious, but did you buy them new? Everyone in our local club has been searching for them with no luck. Everyone is sold out waiting for (hoping) Hobbico will restock them soon.

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Bought them new from proshophobbies.com. All I did was internet search.
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Here's my contribution to racing USGT. I still need to do one more thing before I race it.
Okay. Found my pit crew.

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Here is my son's new WGT setup (switched from VTA) - TC4 with 21.5 brushless, HPI x-patterns and Tamiya FXX body.

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