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Whats the best shock springs to use?

Old 11-04-2010, 12:44 AM
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Whats the best shock springs to use in a touring car?
Brand that has consistent/match spring rates...
HPI, AE, Xray, Losi or Tamiya?

With the latest TCs offering softer spring rates, what spring rate
should I use now? Im running AE Blues (front) and Silvers (back).
Is there an updated chart comparing spring rates of every brand?


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Old 11-04-2010, 03:40 AM
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Tamiya TRF shocks with XRAY springs.
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From what I read, maybe a good starting point...

............Asphalt......Carpet
Front.....HPI Pink.....Tamiya White
Rear......HPI Silver...Tamiya Blue
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anything outdoors, hpi springs, (pink,silver,blue)

high traction indoors, tamiya (white,blue)

low traction indoors, hpi again

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