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Old 10-03-2004, 10:16 PM   #496
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Soo many cars to choose from. I got my eye on the JRXS though. Hope we all don't have to wait too much longer for the release. I'm sure we'll get the full scoop at the Chi town hobby expo before the worlds. So not too long.
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Old 10-03-2004, 10:20 PM   #497
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It would be cool if Kyosho got in the game....they got the resources.
Back to the JRXS.....any sightings anywhere?
oh yeah....I saw it this weekend......SWEET....it looks a lot better than pictures.
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Old 10-03-2004, 10:30 PM   #498
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i hope it comes out soon so i can start racin sedan again b4 the seasons half over and then i cant dominate and come back and win the championship
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Old 10-03-2004, 10:33 PM   #499
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You able to peep the shocks on it? They Losi, Tamiya, or somethin' new? Inquiring minds want to know...LOL
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Old 10-03-2004, 10:46 PM   #500
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T. Hodge,

is it possible to make a release date announcement like yoi did for the car's name...it was very entertaining.
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Old 10-04-2004, 04:13 AM   #501
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i think everyone is starting to get bored with the jrxs now, it's just keeping everyone waiting for too long. i think losi ought to come up with some official release soon
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Old 10-04-2004, 05:23 AM   #502
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i saw one of these prototypes being tested on carpet last weekend...all i can say is "DIALED!!!!!"...
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It would be cool if Kyosho got in the game....they got the resources.
Back to the JRXS.....any sightings anywhere?
you mean that kyosho car ?

http://www.rcworld.ch/data/radicon04..._prototype.jpg
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Old 10-04-2004, 05:34 AM   #504
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It would be cool if Kyosho got in the game....they got the resources.
not if they don`t get there Heads out of there &$$ when it comes to EP 1/10 scale.. they have not been able to get any solid car together in the past couple of years...
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So, where did the name 'JRXS' come from? Seems a bit close to the name of one of JR's radio the XS3...
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So, where did the name 'JRXS' come from? Seems a bit close to the name of one of JR's radio the XS3...
It probably is hearkening back to Losi's roots with the JRXT. I may be wrong on that though
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Saw 3 cars yesterday. One was a very early prototype, with one piece top deck, a different chassis, bulkheads, diff, etc... The others were the same as we saw on the forum.

I've got to say that Todd and the Losi team have done their homework on that car, it won't suffer the same problems as the pro3, but I don't think the car is suited for european tracks, the wishbones are way too small to be efficient on a typical bumpy UK track. David Spashett was quite quick on saturday practice but on sunday in the rain his car was sh...

One thing i don't like is the way the pack is kept in place : get rid of these two screws...
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Old 10-04-2004, 07:02 AM   #508
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Cobra81li200- if they get rid of the two screws holding the battery tray, how can it be mounted? i've been thinking about it too, but there seems to be no easy alternative really.
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How about a threaded bottom part with thumb screws from the top. Or a post/tube combination with a body clip securing it inside the car.
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There are ways to do it without screws, bear in mind, it is still a prototype car, and they still have a lot of work to do on the car, let us give them the credit that they did not want the car shown because it's not ready yet.
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