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Old 10-23-2005, 02:20 PM   #1
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Default List of tools and stuff in your pit area

Me being new to the rc world I was wondering what kinda of tools and things do you recomend having in your pit areas. Here is what I have so far.

car (and all the stuff to make it run)
power supplys
screw kit
solding iron and solder
camber gauge
ride height gauge
screw drivers
hobby knife
I know i need a pit board

If you guys could help me out some more ideas that would be great

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Old 10-23-2005, 02:35 PM   #2
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A droop gauge a setup board would be good as well. You don't need a setup station but it would help. Eventually a motor lathe and a tire lathe but those are later, more advanced items.
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charger(power supply)
soldering iron
pit board
the normal allen wrenches
wheel nut wrench
pliers(helps sometimes)
pit light
money for spares(if ya hit stuff)
a hott chick to put your car down and pick it up b4 and after the race
spare Anonymous-tuned motors for other drivers that need extra power
comm lathe is always a good thing to have
extra motor springs
extra motor brushes
Hudy setup gauges
laptop to play annoying hip hop music videos where they sit sideways on "twenny fo's"
and the normal small stuff like other pinions, hubs, screws, tuning options, etc.
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Old 10-23-2005, 04:11 PM   #4
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These are some more handy items:
De-solder vacuum and de-solder braid are a good idea.
General spares from weak points on your car (spindles, hubs, arms etc,) tuning options (springs, oils etc,) wire, connectors, bearing lube, motor cleaner, thread lock....... The list goes on forever!
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