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Old 05-29-2011, 06:08 PM
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Originally Posted by ldivinag View Post
try this:

goto a sporting goods/gun store store and look for the disposable ear plugs. they are like soft foam thingees that you twist and distort to fit in your ear canal.

just cut it and shape it so it fits in the drive cup...
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Excellent idea! Thanks.
well was at the hardware store this weekend and in the bargain bin, i found a set of earplugs.

so i went and disassembled as much as needed. now the driveshaft will barely move and it is centered within the drive cup.

but the noise is still there...
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Old 06-02-2011, 01:09 AM
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2 things.


1. anyone find a way to get rid of the steering slop? i swear. i have another ofna SCT and that has a similar slop. i can twist each front tire so it can go like +/- 2 degrees each way...

2. the front upper arms. they have those little clips to adjust caster. but on mine, there is just a tiny gap, maybe like 1/16" so that the arm can slide back and forth... i thought about buying like a thin enough washer, or maybe a set of those clips... but at $6 for a set of those... sigh...
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On the steering some of it come from the steering post, there was a ball bearing kit for the ultra series, I got the part # from SNR #31130,
http://www.nitrohouse.com/advanced_s...ee3231fa967bfd
The rest comes from the endlinks themselves ,maybe a dubro ball end ?
The front upper arms, yes I put some clutch bell shim washers, that did the trick, I did the samething to the rear since I have the rear pbs and torsion swaybar on mine car, I also run the front lower pin arm holder in the rear,since I dont need adjust toe via the rear lower pin arm,this sets the pins up just like the front so you dont have that awkward angle and allows the pin to rotate for less binding in the suspension,PBS rear is so much better, car is way more planted,torsion swaybar is so much better also
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Old 06-02-2011, 04:41 AM
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Anyone looking for a good well done up car, and a good deal.

Or if you know anyone looking for a Electric GT.

Check this out

http://www.rctech.net/forum/r-c-item...ml#post9191163
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Old 06-02-2011, 05:56 AM
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Anyone looking for a good well done up car, and a good deal.

Or if you know anyone looking for a Electric GT.

Check this out

http://www.rctech.net/forum/r-c-item...ml#post9191163
since u whoring ur ad....LOL! U got PM
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since u whoring ur ad....LOL! U got PM
Thanks

Just trying to make sure anyone that might want it will see it
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Old 06-06-2011, 10:45 AM
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Here we GO! ... This is how we do it down in TAMPA FL. fellas!
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Old 06-06-2011, 02:53 PM
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%Tower finally got back to about special ordering the thunder tiger Subaru bodies.

I am writing in reference to your recent inquiry regarding special ordering the Thunder Tiger parts. The PD1792-Subaru Impreza clear body is $27.99, PD1793-Subaru Impreza Painted body set is $39.99 and PD1794-Impreza Clear Body with decal is $33.99. It is available for a special order and would cost $ plus any postage that the manufacturer may charge to us. All special orders must be placed on a credit card, are non-returnable and cannot be canceled once ordered. I do not have an estimated time of arrival from the manufacturer. Please let us know if you would like for us to place an order for you. We appreciate your time and your business with us.
If anyone is interested PM me and ill ask them about making multiple orders... say by the end of this week, like Friday...
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Originally Posted by jones8352 View Post
I just got a set of Ofna belted street tires for my Vorza. Can someone tell me whats up with the foams? It came with two strips of foam. I tried to get both of them inside the tire and it looked like the smaller foam was wadded up. I'm from offroad land so please excuse my ignorance of onroad products. I've been looking at these gtp3e's and I don't see how my fleet could go without one of these jewels! LOL Plus there's a onroad race track near by.

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Get away from those tires and run these onroad pre-mounted tires.I run these on my Vorza and GTP2E.(soft compound is the best and they dont wear fast at all)
http://www.igthobbies.com/ALPHA-TIRES_c_245.html
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Get away from those tires and run these onroad pre-mounted tires.I run these on my Vorza and GTP2E.(soft compound is the best and they dont wear fast at all)
http://www.igthobbies.com/ALPHA-TIRES_c_245.html
...........or IMPANEMAS! Approx same price. $60-ish for all 4. Looks the exact same as the ALPHAS. Either way... I agree!
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Sup Josh??
Still have your gtp2e? Right now I am looking for a 2650 combo for mine, since you sold yours
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Sup Josh??
Still have your gtp2e? Right now I am looking for a 2650 combo for mine, since you sold yours
Nah Eric...SOLD EVERYTHING just to the BAJA... Thats all I need. GTP2e sold for $750.00 for everything I had!
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BTW Jayvee thanx for the stuff...Got the secret package! That makes 3 of those combos i have now
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BTW Jayvee thanx for the stuff...Got the secret package! That makes 3 of those combos i have now
Hook all 3 in 1 car...LMAO! wouldn't that be a TOP SECRET PROJECT!!! Leave TRADER RATING Daniel...Thanks for everything and ENJOY!
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Finally throwing one of these together to parking lot bash with my son. What would be good gearing with a cc 2200kv? Currently all we have is the stock 51/13....
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sorry to step in but i have been checking around on the net and can not find a sure answer.

i have a ofna mbx from the ultra line...which the gpt is from the ultra line as well. i am wondering if i can buy a brushless kit that converts the gtp to electric using my buggy?

any help would be great. thanks arick
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