Go Back  R/C Tech Forums > General Forums > Nitro Off-Road
weird clutch bearings. >

weird clutch bearings.

weird clutch bearings.

Old 07-30-2010, 11:02 PM
  #1  
Tech Addict
Thread Starter
 
808gx7r's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2010
Posts: 721
Default weird clutch bearings.

hi, i have a xray 808 power'd by a GO-Engines gx7r.

i had a set of clutch sized bearings lying around that i thought i would try out,(not made for RC clutches)
not ceramic. metal shielded.

now i didnt expect these to last very long. however.
its now 6 gallons later, still smooth. no play. i have never even looked at these when cleaning my buggy or replacing clutch etc just checked they were smooth..

anyone else ran into anything like this?
808gx7r is offline  
Old 07-30-2010, 11:58 PM
  #2  
Tech Lord
iTrader: (148)
 
Frank L's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: NorCal
Posts: 12,522
Trader Rating: 148 (100%+)
Default

I have been loving the tko special clutch bearings. They are made to handle the thrashing that a clutch can do on bearings. Metal shield is great for low resistance but sometimes not realistic in off road racing. Bottom line is if it's working go with it.
Frank L is offline  

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off


Thread Tools
Search this Thread

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service - Do Not Sell My Personal Information

Copyright 2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.