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Old 02-15-2011, 08:19 AM   #1
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Default Blue Diamond rules needed

I am going to be new to on-road this year i know there are two classes that I would be interested in. The first is sportsman and the other is 1/10th touring. Both would be Electric. I am trying to get my ducks in a row for the upcoming season. I would need a set of rules. I will be running a TC4 chassis. But i need to know what motor is allowable and the tires i need to be running. Any help would be appreciated. Thanks in advance.
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Old 02-15-2011, 11:36 AM   #2
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I would go by the track where you plan on racing and ask them for a set of their rules.

Not all tracks are the same.
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Here is the thread you want for blue diamond RC (on road)

http://www.rctech.net/forum/racing-f...d-scene-9.html

If you are new to racing, just do sportsman. Sportsman at BD is usually gas and electric cars mixed together. It keeps all the new guys together so the 1/10th electric/gas classes arent crowded with first timers.

There arent any set "rules" to be honest. we are all honest and will run rubber tires and 10.5. A few people have come out with 8.5 or faster and we just dont take them seriously. Foams on electric cars are the other no-no.

If you dont have the right gear just come on out and see what other people are using and you might be able to pick up used gear for cheap! My first time on the track i came out with a TA05 with the hpi sidewinder brushless set-up with an NSX body. I didnt win, but it was awesome! your current car should do just fine. G-force hobbies is only 10-15 minutes away and stocks AE parts too.

If you have any other questions PM me and i'll gladly help you out!

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