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Old 01-14-2008, 08:41 PM
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Originally Posted by STLNLST View Post
Not to worry though....I hear that a Speedworld local may be rockin' a cyclone with orion lipo's this year......STAY TUNED!!!!
i wonder who that can be
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Old 01-15-2008, 07:10 AM
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how do you get over 5000 mah on a lipo if they never get taken down to zero??? The most my 4800 has ever taken has been 2900mah and that was after two practice laps a full heat of mod and a couple of laps afterwards.

Not to worry though....I hear that a Speedworld local may be rockin' a cyclone with orion lipo's this year......STAY TUNED!!!!
My bash truck has the TrakPower's also............... During racing, I cant take out anymore then 2100 mah, I have done 2 heats on one charge and it still was at 6.7 volts, with probably 3 warm up laps...


And thats Scotty right?
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Old 01-15-2008, 07:35 AM
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I fort this was the ''Hot Bodies Cyclone'' thread......Not the ''I love my lipo thread''

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Old 01-15-2008, 09:41 AM
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Any Cyclone racers plan on racing a rubber tire class at the Snowbirds in a few weeks?
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Old 01-15-2008, 09:48 AM
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i just got into EP iwas racing GP for about 7 years off and on now with lipos and brushless im all EP well i just pick up the WC i been running it for 2 weeks now had a problem at first backend all over the place found out the guy had serpent springs sliver with yellow on thw end i put the stock gold on took care of that problem car handle very good so i started to break it down to find out setting lets start

1.front ride height was 6.5
2 back ride height was 6
3back camber right was -5 left -3
4.front camber both -3
5. back toe is -3
6. front toe +5

now it is

1. 5
2. 5.5
3.camber is -1.5 all the way around
4.back toe the same 3
5. front toe is now +0.5

but the car still feels the same never had a car that out of wack and still handle and the nchange it and still handle
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Old 01-15-2008, 12:19 PM
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Originally Posted by Andrew_Carter View Post
I fort this was the ''Hot Bodies Cyclone'' thread......Not the ''I love my lipo thread''

The question was asked which lipo's fit into the cyclone. People have stated which packs fit into the car.
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Old 01-15-2008, 04:36 PM
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I have an awesome deal on a Moore-Speed Cyclone in the for sale section if any of you are looking for a second car. One run on carpet and comes with a brand new in box Futaba 9550 low profile servo....
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Old 01-15-2008, 05:30 PM
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Mr Clint Riley, would that be you on the cyclone? Long time no talk, eh? How's it going? I'm on the WCE myself
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Old 01-15-2008, 06:37 PM
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Mr Clint Riley, would that be you on the cyclone? Long time no talk, eh? How's it going? I'm on the WCE myself
No real names....Dog the bounty hunter is after me....LOL That could be me looking at the cyclone Things out here are fine. I have been taking a break here and there but plan on picking up my racing again this season. The hot bodies car looks pretty killer so I want to give it a shot. It was this or the 416 for the 08 season.
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Old 01-15-2008, 07:05 PM
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can i get some feedback on how you liked your cyclone on carpet, foam tires.
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Old 01-15-2008, 07:39 PM
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Originally Posted by STLNLST View Post
No real names....Dog the bounty hunter is after me....LOL That could be me looking at the cyclone Things out here are fine. I have been taking a break here and there but plan on picking up my racing again this season. The hot bodies car looks pretty killer so I want to give it a shot. It was this or the 416 for the 08 season.
Holy crap! You just got the TC5, and its time for a cyclone?

You might be my new buddy Maybe?
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Old 01-15-2008, 09:08 PM
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im a newbie and i have a 2nd and cylcone.. what settings should i do? im gonna run a silvercan.. thanks..
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Old 01-15-2008, 09:32 PM
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looking to trade my xray t2 '007 US for a andy moore cyclone. Is there car any good with 2 ball diffs on carpet? Where do you guys buy parts online? Ive seen a limited selection from stormer and tower.

eBay has a great set of aluminum purple parts for it for cheap!
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Old 01-15-2008, 10:57 PM
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For 540 silver can can go with the setup which everyone normally uses.
http://www.hbeurope.com/pdfs/setup_A...ore_worlds.pdf

Except use a ball diff or one-way upfront, and change the rear toe in to as low as possible so that it still handles. Typically i would put a 2 degree block in the rear.
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Old 01-15-2008, 11:00 PM
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Personally from feedback ive seen around the Cyclone is not as good on carpet as it is on ashphalt.
I ve heard rumours that there is a new cyclone which may be more suited to carpet. I think there are also after-market BMI chassis's which are stiffer and more suited to carpet.

Online a lot of people use rc-champ (japan) is probably the cheapest, but often out of stock of parts and they dont have an online store which you can check to see what is in stock.
www.rcmarket.com.hk (HK) usually has good stock of cyclone parts at good prices and their online store shows their stock levels.

I think the TC 5 is meant to be good, but ive heard you have to hop up the standard kit a bit, and im not sure if they still have all the go-fast parts which people want.
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