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Old 02-22-2005, 01:20 AM
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that's why most other manufactures are going back to belt
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Old 02-22-2005, 04:32 AM
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In the Xray forum on the Xray site Mario Hudy said that "Xray will not build a shaft car" many time long ago, but once the rumor mill starts and because of the nature of the internet people kept bringin it up.
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Old 02-22-2005, 05:09 AM
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sorry guys, just felt bored tonight and this constant thinking that XRAY is going to build a shaft car. I hope that MR.HUDY is listening













and heres a PTI EVO2 car with xray shocks and bumper. Again just felt bored tonight and playing with Adobe PS. Just really impressed on the how well though the weight distribution on the JRXS






enjoy....


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Old 02-22-2005, 05:11 AM
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are PTI ever going to release this car ? Seems to me it's been in the works for 3 years now
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Old 02-22-2005, 05:19 AM
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to those who have problem uploading the pics. im attaching the pictures as well
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Old 02-22-2005, 06:26 AM
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Originally posted by centax error!
to those who have problem uploading the pics. im attaching the pictures as well
dude what the hell is that and where did it come from??
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Old 02-22-2005, 06:51 AM
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dude what the hell is that and where did it come from??
like I said just felt bored tonight and plying mith PS. hoping Mr. Hudy will listen
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Old 02-22-2005, 07:03 AM
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Originally posted by tonyv
The past two World Championships were won using belt drive cars confirming the shaft drive is at best as good as belt drive but certainly no better.
Correction : 3 (three) !!! The 1st is from Atsushi Hara (2000) with Yokomo MR-4TCW which I believe it's the 1st car with this drivetrain layout
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probably 4! does the Surikarn and 414M2 counts? which i think the 414 and T1 are similar in a way
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Yes, three : 1st Hara (2000), 2nd Surikarn (2002) and 3rd Marc (2004)
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4?! theres only been 3 WC events, each won by a belt driven chassis.

Doesnt mean too much though really, but if it can be used to shut a few of the 'shaft is better than belt' people up, its good enough for me!
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Old 02-22-2005, 09:43 AM
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and if that doesn't work....the Snowbirds, US Indoor Championships and Novak race havel also been slanted towards belt.....
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This was posted today by Mario on the Xray site....



XRAY is very sensitive about TQM (Total Quality Management) which means there will not be any product released about which XRAY is not convinced it is ready to announce. The quality has first attention.
Though there will come very soon some very good news about the release date, so stay tuned



I for one, am ready for some "very good news" lol
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I wonder when the say release date.... do they mean by kits ready to be shipped from the factory... or dealers are actually having them in stock.

Whoever told me it is late Feb, early March, I'm still hoping for that...... (got my fingers, toes crossed every day!!!)

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I think that the very good news will be that when the date is announced...it will be available....just a hunch...they hear people complaining of shortages..it wouldnot surprise me in the least if they are just banking up kits and parts right now for the initial shipments to be sure to be able to satisfy demand....

I could be wrong...my prediction is based solely on pure speculation.....

I can't waitt o get my hands on one...but Im sure it will very much be worth the wait
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