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Old 05-16-2002, 10:14 AM
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Had another look at the piece........now I really don't know what it is made from????!!!!
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Old 05-16-2002, 10:14 AM
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Originally posted by KY9fat

I think it will be ok for stock now. remember our F103 ran with a firm front!!
the chassis are very different, the stiff front of F103 is essential as the chassis flex too much.

I do think you need very stiff chassis for F201.
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Old 05-16-2002, 10:17 AM
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Originally posted by Manticore


the chassis are very different, the stiff front of F103 is essential as the chassis flex too much.

I do think you need very stiff chassis for F201.
KY still thinks if you put a F1 shell on, it will run like an F1......regardless of chassis!!!!!
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Old 05-16-2002, 10:19 AM
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Originally posted by dtm


KY still thinks if you put a F1 shell on, it will run like an F1......regardless of chassis!!!!!
agree, basically no difference when they are on straight line !!
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Old 05-16-2002, 10:20 AM
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Originally posted by Manticore


agree, basically no difference when they are on straight line !!
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Old 05-16-2002, 10:33 AM
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Originally posted by dtm
Had another look at the piece........now I really don't know what it is made from????!!!!
material from outter space !
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Old 05-16-2002, 10:45 AM
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Originally posted by dtm
Had another look at the piece........now I really don't know what it is made from????!!!!
I think epoxy fibre
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Old 05-16-2002, 10:48 AM
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Originally posted by Manticore


I think epoxy fibre
Maybe...has the texture of fibreglass but is more flexible!!!! Maybe we can replace with a plastic sheet to give even more flex!!
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Old 05-16-2002, 10:53 AM
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Originally posted by dtm


Maybe...has the texture of fibreglass but is more flexible!!!! Maybe we can replace with a plastic sheet to give even more flex!!
this pcs is used to retain the a-arm in proper angle.
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Old 05-16-2002, 10:57 AM
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Originally posted by Manticore


this pcs is used to retain the a-arm in proper angle.
But I bet there will be an option piece for this...just a matter of time!!!
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Old 05-16-2002, 11:00 AM
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Originally posted by dtm


But I bet there will be an option piece for this...just a matter of time!!!
stiffer a-arms !!
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Old 05-16-2002, 11:52 AM
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i may be a little slow at this but are you guys talking about the Tamiya F201 by any chance? coz i got one also and i need some advice on setting up the car. i'm kinda new at this... Any info you can offer i will be grateful... thank you
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Old 05-16-2002, 10:19 PM
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Originally posted by dtm


KY still thinks if you put a F1 shell on, it will run like an F1......regardless of chassis!!!!!
You mean it can't do 300kph down the straight with the Sport tune motor?..Dam...
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Old 05-16-2002, 10:56 PM
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Originally posted by Tommi Makkinen
Manticore, dtm,

i may be a little slow at this but are you guys talking about the Tamiya F201 by any chance? coz i got one also and i need some advice on setting up the car. i'm kinda new at this... Any info you can offer i will be grateful... thank you
Yes it is the Tamiya F201 that we are talking about. Don't claim to be an expert because I am still building mine right now....and Manticore hasn't even started.....however, whats you're question....we'll try to answer!!!!!!
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Originally posted by KY9fat

You mean it can't do 300kph down the straight with the Sport tune motor?..Dam...
Yes it can......just depends on how many no. of batteries you manage to squeeze into the chassis!!!!!!
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