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Old 09-27-2018, 01:27 PM
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Hey everyone! So Iím getting into the RC world again and starting to dip my toes into the racing scene. While trying to picture my completed buggy in my head I came to the realization that most wheels are either yellow or white. I rarely see other colors or designs on wheels and Iím curious as to why? Perhaps a regulation thing? Whatís everyoneís thoughts here?
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I wondered this as well. Most people run that horrendous fluorescent color for some reason. I stick with white or black.
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I tend to run fluorescents for a visual. My vision is weak with low light or distance and everything that can be bright helps.
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Low light ill always run the yellow wheels. I had some bright orange rims that i thought would work well for indoors, nope with the smoke and low light i couldnt see what way my wheels were pointed.
truggy i always run white rims but only because i bought a closed stores stock and have like 30 sets laying around
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Old 09-28-2018, 12:52 AM
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DE Racing has lots of colors.

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Yellow wheels only. Classic!
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the real reason, that everyone knows, is that if you match your paint scheme, you'll be at least 2 seconds faster lol. j/k.

I had white, too plain for me. Just switched to fluorescents, look a lot better with my new race team colors :-)
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yellow wheels go faster
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Visibility. I have black DE racing wheels on my indoor offroad buggy, and sometimes it would be hard to judge the car's angle before launching off a jump, resulting in a few collisions with pipes. I didn't feel like getting a new set of wheels and tires, so I added DE Racing white vinyl wheel stickers. Immediately noticed a difference, I could judge the front wheels a lot easier and stopped crashing. In the future I'll use white or a combination of white fronts and different rears, because yellow doesn't match my paint scheme.
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they make white wheels? why?

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wheels color for RC is yellow fluorescent.
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