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Old 07-26-2016, 04:09 PM
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Originally Posted by koval View Post
Hello ,
i made 1/5 tire adapters and 1/5 size motor mounts for inferno cars .
Here is a photo with the adapters installed on inferno mp9 ,compatible also with gt2 ,st ,neo etc.




http://brushlessmaniac.blogspot.gr/2...pters-for.html

Just note that these tires are aproximately 15mm larger diameter than the 1/8 gt tires , they are almost the same diameter with 1/8 buggy tires



For this reason you need to trim the body for the larger wheels.
Just realized I have one of your motor mounts and it's great!
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Old 07-26-2016, 04:17 PM
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Hello, I wanted to make side body post. So the body won't "butterfly" flap.. I've seen ofna's with it. Let me know what you guys think please??????
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Old 07-26-2016, 05:33 PM
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Guys I need a soldering iron. Someone said the name of a reasonablely priced one, can't find his post. I was looking at the Weller WLC100. 5-40a and it cost $45, is that good for RC needs? Thanks
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Old 07-28-2016, 06:04 PM
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No one else out there wants to make GT/2's faster?
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Old 08-08-2016, 12:17 PM
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I'm sure I asked this already: I have an inferno GT2 and I done some hop ups. Running a spool. Was told to run 60,000wt diff fluid front/rear.... Any input? Can use as much as poss!!! Thanks
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Old 08-08-2016, 03:49 PM
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Originally Posted by irish177 View Post
No one else out there wants to make GT/2's faster?
I recently sold mine after wrecking it. At the time it was the world's fastest Kyosho at 143 mph. I ran stock diff fluids.
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Old 08-11-2016, 05:16 PM
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I recently sold mine after wrecking it. At the time it was the world's fastest Kyosho at 143 mph. I ran stock diff fluids.
Street drag racing is a little different... Big ass power and trying to keep it straight... Very hard but, fun as hell
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Old 08-13-2016, 10:30 PM
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Photo's of the 5th scale square hubs installed on the gt2....











Grp tires installed !
Max width on the front wheels 34cm !
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Old 08-21-2016, 12:21 PM
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I street/drag race 300ft. Can the drive train hanle all the traction? I was thinking it would tare everything up! Hope it holds! Love it
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Old 09-12-2016, 10:36 AM
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Originally Posted by koval View Post
Photo's of the 5th scale square hubs installed on the gt2....











Grp tires installed !
Max width on the front wheels 34cm !
In other words no running the stock body? A scalpel 300m or buggy body is needed? Looks a lot like rc hornet adapters.
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Old 10-04-2016, 04:49 AM
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Originally Posted by irish177 View Post
Street drag racing is a little different... Big ass power and trying to keep it straight... Very hard but, fun as hell

If you want to do a lot of high speed runs or drag racing. a lot of guys put a small heading lock gyro in there 8th scale gt cars. It makes It more easier to control when the car Is barreling down the street over 100 mph.
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Old 10-20-2016, 03:41 AM
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Default Xo1 vs inferno?

Ummm because the inferno is a far better platform in engineering and far greater stability and speeds can be accomplished. The xo1 is just a stretched traxxas slash. Woohoo. I Have an 8a slash that will handle better than an xo1. They are difficult to control and keep grounded. Lots of reasons why besides the kyosho is an awesome 1/8 scale car. And again there is far more tou can do with the kyosho.

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Maybe the wrong forum to be asking but why would someone chose the GT2e over the traxxas xo-1 for similar pricing?
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Old 10-24-2016, 05:53 PM
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Just had a buddy help me convert my GT1 to a GT2 Brushless. Cant get the Protoform C7 body to sit low enough due to the front upper shock mount. Am i missing something or is there an option part i need to be looking for? Thanks
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I see not a lot of use on this thread but i got a old gt1 that I want to convert having trouble getting everything wondering if could get some help advice. Do I stay 2 speed or convert to single had alot of trouble finding a spindle speed center diff but found 2 speed pinion adapter with gears. Thanks
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Talked to koval got me set up thanks!!!
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