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Old 10-26-2014, 12:46 AM   #1
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Default gyro for dragster

Hey guys im wondering if a gyro would help keep my dragster on the ground. my lhs told me to get a hpi dbox.
What would be a good setup
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Old 10-26-2014, 09:37 AM   #2
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It should help keep it in a straight line but that kind of takes the fun out of it. What do you mean on the ground? If the body is parachuting you have an aero issue. If it's lifting the front off the line you need to practice throttle input and maybe adjust a slipper or something.
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Old 10-26-2014, 07:39 PM   #3
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Dragster should have a locked diff. Gyros senses lateral morement, Set EPA to minimum. Gyro My personal feeling waste of $$ for Dragging, maybe something if drifting. Dragging like 10th scale on road, set up.
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Old 10-26-2014, 09:17 PM   #4
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You could use an airplane gyro, connect pitch axis to your throttle, and probably tune it to stop wheelies. I guess a car gyro on its side might work too. Dunno crap about car gyros.
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