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Old 09-23-2002, 03:50 AM   #346
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Issac: if you just want a brand new one, this might be a good choice. Those options on it are necessary, not just for beauty. But if you want to build it yourself, then forget it. Jet might have the options you want/need. Macky has already mentioned that the price is very closed to $500 not including the one piece motor mount with shaft holder from One Flag.

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Old 09-23-2002, 11:40 AM   #347
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Thanks for the info Diva I will consider it.
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Old 09-25-2002, 03:12 AM   #348
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what's the weight on this car ready to run
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Just around 1.5kg. Thanks to the excellent design with only a few components.
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Has anyone used the new center one-way shaft? If so is it any good?
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Old 10-08-2002, 04:50 AM   #351
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Well, it will make the car turn rounder and faster at the straight. It makes the car feel more like belt car.
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Old 10-08-2002, 09:07 PM   #352
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hiyas fellas !!! i bought the blood red alex car from ron meloni it is a beautiful car well built and hopped up .
i got it together and ran it in pro stock this weekend it was very well balanced and drove very smooth .......i have a few complaints not to ron meloni but to the designer..........here they are
first of all the arms are very soft
the c hubs and rear hubs have a lot of flex as well
this car had almost all of the options i still need threaded shocks the offset tabs for toe in adjustment and im gonna get the alum c hubs and rear hubs but the most important mod i see for the car is the torque kit for the front upper camber link ...................
for those of you who are wondering i tq'd with the car and had never run it before the first qualifier ...........skipped the second qualifier just for fun got hammered in the first corner very hard and it tucked the body into the chassis it was fixed in time for the leaders to pass me on the first lap lol i was able to pass every car on the track to finish 2nd .........lemme know if anyone has a line on the parts i need to finish up my red monster .........
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Old 10-19-2002, 08:06 AM   #353
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Bump for the ALEX Racing guys

BTW Does anyone know of the street adresses for some of the Local R/C shops in Hong Kong .??? Because I`ll be going there in December to visit... and I would like to pic up a few spare parts for my Barracuda

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Just out of curiosity. Why would you need HK store to buy the parts if you're from Japan?

You can go back a few pages to find links to HK stores.


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Old 10-21-2002, 03:43 AM   #355
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Just out of curiosity. Why would you need HK store to buy the parts if you're from Japan?
Because every store here in the Tokyo/Yokohama area doesn't have any Square/Jet Aluminum steering knuckles in stock Plus I'm in the Navy and we will be going there soon so it will give me something to do while I am there
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Because every store here in the Tokyo/Yokohama area doesn't have any Square/Jet Aluminum steering knuckles in stock Plus I'm in the Navy and we will be going there soon so it will give me something to do while I am there
what the ******* are you talking about! You can find tons of baracuda metal parts (quare etc) hubs c-hubs, arms chassy plates! Every part possible to build a whole car!


Square/Jet Aluminum? WOW are you Square parts are not made buy JET! are you really living in Japan? Wait!!!!!!!! you navy right no your living in america J/K

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some parts for the Baracuda. you might have seem them or not. here they are. When to the show and took them.
http://www.rctech.net/forum/attachme...&postid=192359
http://www.rctech.net/forum/attachme...&postid=192361
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Some of the Square parts are very similar to Jet's parts, especially the rear bulkhead for the Pro 3. I know it is same as Jet. But whether they are made by Jet, I will have no comment on that.

Another thing, some of the HPI micro's part is from GPM.
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anyone has any idea on Barracuda R2 release date? by the way whats the difference between Alex Racing Barracuda and Speedway Pal Barracuda
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