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Old 08-12-2012, 09:34 AM
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Light weight maybe carbon fiber about 2 or 3 inches high little shelf for screws a spinning top plate.
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We got quite a few racers wondering why their TC6 servo mounts look so much different than the ones we show on our website.

The pics on our website are those of the pre-production units but when the production versions were made we didn't update the pics.

The production versions have nicer cosmetic thru holes and better logo engraving.
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For those that want the MT4 drop down, just follow Smiley's thread. We will be posting regular updates here since this is the thread MT4 owners are watching.

http://www.rctech.net/forum/radio-el...wn-gridrc.html
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Since our release on the floating servo mount for the TC6, we have also received requests for a floating sideways mount. We are already testing a prototype version that uses the center chassis holes that were original reserved for weights.

The servo mount will be a one piece CNC machined unit.

Our questions to customers, do you want a servo saver solution or do you guy just want to mount the control rod to the steering unit and bypass the servo feature?
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Originally Posted by Team Grid RC
Since our release on the floating servo mount for the TC6, we have also received requests for a floating sideways mount. We are already testing a prototype version that uses the center chassis holes that were original reserved for weights.

The servo mount will be a one piece CNC machined unit.

Our questions to customers, do you want a servo saver solution or do you guy just want to mount the control rod to the steering unit and bypass the servo feature?
I would like to see the servo saver. This is a sport where there will contact between vehicles and I feel that the servo saver would save parts and also money. I don't think the servo saver will be adding much more weight for those concerned about weight.
Thank you for the post asking for our feedback.
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Originally Posted by Team Grid RC
We will be releasing CNC machined Teflon pistons for the VCS shocks with #56, #57 and Associated #2 piston holes. These will be tapered.

If you feel that others sizes that would benefit you racing let us know.
What was the feedback like on the pistons, an essential upgrade or just a bit of help on bumpier tracks?
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Originally Posted by 98NYFINESTVETTE
I would like to see the servo saver. This is a sport where there will contact between vehicles and I feel that the servo saver would save parts and also money. I don't think the servo saver will be adding much more weight for those concerned about weight.
Thank you for the post asking for our feedback.
We are testing a new sideways servo mount. Any servo saver like the Xray ones will work.
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Originally Posted by Conrad
What was the feedback like on the pistons, an essential upgrade or just a bit of help on bumpier tracks?
The difference are the stock pistons are smaller than the inside diameter of the shock body and allows the silicone oil bypass the piston holes and flow outside. So different stock piston changes don't necessarily change the dampening.

The GRID ones are CNC machine to fit perfectly inside the shock body without any play and allows to oil to flow through the piston holes instead. Essentially if you use different size hole piston, the shock dampening will change.
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We have been getting great feedback on the BalancePro ZERO but also reports back that some are not able to balance the wheels at all.

We found out why....

It is important you level the ZERO. The people that could not balance their wheels said the wheel continuously rolled to one side of the ZERO. Unlike a traditional balancer, the ZERO requires an absolute level setting or else it will not work. Placing it on a table that looks level may not be level at all.

If you look at that attached picture. The ZERO was placed on a table surface that appeared to be level, but a bubble level confirmed it was not.

Once you level the ZERO with a bubble level, do not move the ZERO to a different area of the table. If you do, level the ZERO again.

The bubble level is not included but can be purchased from any Home Depot or hardware store.

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